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Jackie"s gift

Robinson, Sharon

Jackie"s gift

by Robinson, Sharon

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Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Robinson, Jackie, -- 1919-1972 -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Robinson, Jackie, -- 1919-1972 -- Fiction,
  • Christmas -- Fiction,
  • Christmas trees -- Fiction,
  • African Americans -- Fiction,
  • Hanukkah -- Fiction,
  • Jews -- United States -- Fiction,
  • Race relations -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    When young Steve, who is Jewish, tells his new neighbor, Jackie Robinson, that his family does not have a Christmas tree, Jackie brings one to his neighbors, not knowing that they celebrate Hanukkah instead of Christmas. Based on a true story.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Sharon Robinson ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis.
    GenreJuvenile fiction, Fiction
    ContributionsLewis, Earl B., ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.R567683 Jac 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23945225M
    ISBN 109780670011629
    LC Control Number2009048435
    OCLC/WorldCa467361329

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"Jackie's Gift - A True Story of Christmas, Hanukkah and Jackie Robinson" is a delightful Children's Christmas Picture book based on the true story of Baseball's famous Jackie Robinson and his family moving to Brooklyn, New York and sharing their Holiday Spirit with a Jewish Family in This 8 3/4 inch by 11 1/4 inch hardback book has 30 pages/5(10).

Jackie's Gift by Sharon Robinson, is a story of the first African American negro baseball player moving into a new house in Brooklyn New York. The story goes on to unveil how Christians and Jews celebrate different holidays and the confusion it may bring to those who aren't aware/5.

This book arrived yesterday, and I have almost compelted it in one sitting. It is effortless to read and engaging from the very first page. The writer tells her personal life story growing up very poor, but happy in Ireland, as well as leading the reader through her transition from Ireland to /5().

Jackie's Gift book. Young Steve Satlow is thrilled when his hero Jackie Robinson moves onto his block. After the famed second baseman invites Steve to a Dodgers game, the two become friends. So when Jackie hears that the Satlows don't have a Christmas tree, he decides to give them one, not realizing the Satlows are Jewish.

But Jackie's gift helps these two different families discover how much. But Jackie's gift helps these two different families discover how much they have in common. Written by the daughter of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and illustrated by a Caldecott Honor winner, Jackie's Gift is a holiday tale-based on a true story-about friendship and breaking barriers.

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Valerie Cole Oh, this is a great book club book. Lots to discuss: immigration in the s, Irish customs in an American world, the Kennedy children's "normal" more Oh, this is a great book club book. Lots to discuss: immigration in the s, Irish customs in an American world, the Kennedy children's "normal" childhood within their fishbowl world, world events through the lens of another 4/5.

Read an Excerpt. Jackie’s Girl ; Inthe shock of President Kennedy’s assassination was still fresh, and the question felt more urgent than casual, popping up the way it did at bus stops and lunch counters, on church steps and park benches, within moments of meeting someone for the first : Gallery Books.

“I was just a girl when Jackie Kennedy made me part of the family and I lived through so much with all of them,” says McKeon, 72, in a statement announcing the book.

“My grandchildren are learning about that era in school now, and my story is a chance to let them experience the humanity behind the history, as I once did.”.

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Sharon Robinson, children's book author and daughter of num Jackie Robinson of the Brooklyn Dodgers, has retold that story in her new book, "Jackie's Gift: A True Story of Christmas.

Jackie's Gift (Book): Robinson, Sharon: When young Steve, who is Jewish, tells his new neighbor, Jackie Robinson, that his family does not have a Christmas tree, Jackie brings one to his neighbors, not knowing that they celebrate Hanukkah instead of Christmas. In her first book, McKeon recounts her years of working for Jacqueline Kennedy.

Inthe author and her sister were brought from Ireland to New York City to find work as domestic servants. After a fairly miserable year with a difficult mistress, she learned about a position just available, working for “Madam.”Author: Kathy Mckeon.

But Jackie's gift helps these two different families discover how much they have in common. Written by the daughter of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and illustrated by a Caldecott Honor winner, Jackie's Gift is a holiday tale-based on a true story-about friendship and breaking barriers.

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Book overview This hardcover, first edition of Jackie's Girl: My Life with the Kennedy Family is autographed by Kathy Mckeon.

An endearing coming-of-age memoir by a young woman who spent thirteen years as Jackie Kennedy’s personal assistant and occasional nanny—and the lessons about life and love she learned from the glamorous first lady.MY REVIEW: Jackie's Girl: My Life with the Kennedy Family by Kathy Mckeon My rating: 4 of 5 stars Jackie’s Girl by Kathy McKeon is a Gallery Books publication.

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