Stories for Children

Stories for Children

by Isaac Bashevis Singer

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Thirty-six stories by the Nobel Prize winner, including some of his most famous such as "Zlateh the Goat," "Mazel and Shlimazel," and "The Fools of Chelm and the Stupid Carp."

Stories for Children is a 1984 New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book of the Year.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780374464899
Publisher: Square Fish
Publication date: 10/01/1985
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 6.15(w) x 9.29(h) x 0.96(d)
Lexile: 910L (what's this?)
Age Range: 5 - 12 Years

About the Author

Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904–91) was the author of many novels, stories, and children's books. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978.

Date of Birth:

July 14, 1904

Date of Death:

July 24, 1991

Place of Birth:

Radzymin, Poland

Place of Death:

Surfside, Florida


Attended Tachkemoni Rabbinical Seminary in Warsaw, Poland, 1920-27

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Stories for Children 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
rondoctor on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Excellent children's stories. I thought my grandsons, ages 9-1/2 and 12 would be too old for these, but they loved the stories and picked right up on Singer's humor. This is a must-buy, in hardback, so that it can last and be passed on to their children.