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POSNER / JEWISH JUVEN ILE BOOKS
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Several legends about the Golem as reported by a gravedigger
who claims to have witnessed these happenings in his youth.
Wiesel’s musings make this a more abstruse Golem than other ver­
sions.
Z
a r
, R
o s e
.
In the mouth of the wolf.
With Eric Kimmel. Philadelphia, Jew ­
ish Publication Society of America, 1983. 225 p. (12 up)
Hiding among those who would kill her, nineteen-year-old Rose
manages to survive the Holocaust in the midst of Nazis and anti-
Semitic Poles. How she also maintains her humanity and faith in
God is part of the story she tells.
Z
u sm a n
, E
v e l y n
.
The Passover parrot.
Illus. by Katherine Janus Kahn.
Rockville, MD., Kar-Ben, 1984. unp. he & pb (4-8)
Although Leba is finally persuaded to learn the Four Questions,
so does her parrot — not only stealing the show, but the afikomen,
also!