Parakeet Named Dreidel: A Picture Book

Written by Isaac Bashevis Singer and Illustrated by Suzanne Raphael Berkson

A Yiddish speaking parakeet finds a new home with a new family one frosty Hanukkah evening in Brooklyn. David and his Mama and Papa name the beloved bird Dreidel. Years later when David meets Zelda in college, the two find out that they've got a friend in common... Dreidel used to belong to Zelda. When David and Zelda get married, they take Dreidel with them as they start their own family.

Age Range 5 - 8 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
32
Publisher
Farrar Straus and Giroux
Grade Level 2nd - 3rd
ISBN
9780374300944
Lexile 900
Themes