When the Chickens Went on Strike

When the Chickens Went on Strike

by Erica Silverman, Matthew Trueman
     
 

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During Rosh Hashanah, a young boy overhears the chickens in hisvillage planning a strike. They are sick of being used for Kapores, a custom practiced in his Russian village where people wave chickens over their heads to erase bad deeds. But the boy needs Kapores! How else will he make his father proud? He tries to warn his father, but the villagers cannot find a way… See more details below

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Overview

During Rosh Hashanah, a young boy overhears the chickens in hisvillage planning a strike. They are sick of being used for Kapores, a custom practiced in his Russian village where people wave chickens over their heads to erase bad deeds. But the boy needs Kapores! How else will he make his father proud? He tries to warn his father, but the villagers cannot find a way to bring the chickens back to the village. Finally, the boy makes his own plea. Will the chickens listen or will he find a new way to overcome his bad behavior?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780142402795
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/28/2005
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
8.98(w) x 11.02(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range:
5 - 9 Years

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