Yiddish for Babies: A Language Primer for Your Little Pitsel
  • Yiddish for Babies: A Language Primer for Your Little Pitsel
  • Yiddish for Babies: A Language Primer for Your Little Pitsel

Yiddish for Babies: A Language Primer for Your Little Pitsel

by Janet Perr
     
 

Oy vey, bubelleh,
The kinder are going to kvell over this book!

Whether your baby is a Shayna Maidel,

a Shmendrick,

or just plain Meshugga,

it's no bubbe meiseh...this book really is for everyone!
The farbisseners, the alter kockers, the pishers,
the nudnicks...even the goyim and the machatunim.

YIDDISH FOR BABIES

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Overview

Oy vey, bubelleh,
The kinder are going to kvell over this book!

Whether your baby is a Shayna Maidel,

a Shmendrick,

or just plain Meshugga,

it's no bubbe meiseh...this book really is for everyone!
The farbisseners, the alter kockers, the pishers,
the nudnicks...even the goyim and the machatunim.

YIDDISH FOR BABIES is fun for the whole mishpocheh!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781439152829
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster
Publication date:
11/10/2009
Edition description:
Bi-Lingual Edition
Pages:
65
Sales rank:
1,444,334
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Read an Excerpt

ALTER KOCKER
all•ter kock•er
grumpy old man

Baby loves her grandpa even though he's an
alter kocker.

BUBBE
bu•bee
grandmother

Baby has so much fun when her bubbe
comes to visit.

COCKAMAMIE
cock•amaymee
crazy

Baby! What are you doing with that
cockamamie hat on your head?

DRECK
drek
garbage

Oy vey! Baby's sitting on a pile of dreck.

DREIDEL
dray•dull a spinning top

Baby loves watching the
dreidel spin.

Copyright © 2009 by Janet Perr

Meet the Author

Janet Perr is a Grammy Award-winning art director and graphic designer, responsible for the package designs of hundreds of CDs and book covers and the author of Yiddish for Dogs. She lives with her family in New York City.

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