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Golem

Written and illustrated by David Wisniewski
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Goodreads Rating - 3.7 / 5.0
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Target Age
32
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Picture
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What's Golem About

Publisher Summary

Retold from traditional sources and accompanied by David Wisniewski’s unique cut-paper illustrations, Golem is a dramatic tale of supernatural forces invoked to save an oppressed people. It also offers a thought-provoking look at the consequences of unleashing power beyond human control. The afterword discusses the legend of the golem and its roots in the history of the Jews. A Caldecott Medal Book.

What Kind of Book is Golem

Categories:
Jewish
folk lore
caldecott
Themes:
history

Trusted Reviews & Ratings

Lemony Snickers
Reading contracts all day long. Not bad, but not quite as fun as reading about hobbits.
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Who Wrote Golem

author & illustrator
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  • 1997 Caldecott Medal

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0618894241
ISBN 13:
9780618894246
Publication Date:
November 19, 2007