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My grandfather's coat /

retold by Jim Aylesworth ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock.

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Author: Aylesworth, Jim
Other Names: McClintock, Barbara,
Published: New York : Scholastic Press, [2014]
Edition: First edition.
Topics: Coats - Folklore. | Immigrants - United States - Juvenile fiction. | Jews - Migrations - Juvenile fiction. | Tailors - Juvenile fiction. | Folk songs, Yiddish - Adaptations. | Coats - Folklore. | Coats - Folklore. | Folklore - Europe, Eastern.
Regions: United States. | Eastern Europe - Folklore.
Genres: Picture books for children. | Folklore - Europe, Eastern - Juvenile. | Adaptations. | Fiction. | Folklore. | Juvenile works. | Picture books. | Songs, Yiddish. | Folklore. | Picture books for children.
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Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
ISBN: 9780439925457 (hardcover ;
0439925452 (hardcover ;
Copyright: ©2014
Summary: When my grandfather came to America he made himself a handsome coat! Then he wore it and he wore it and he wore it -- until it was all worn out! So what did he do? He snipped and he clipped, and he stitched and he sewed, and out of the still-good cloth of his coat, he made himself a smart jacket! How many things can Grandfather make over the years out of that old frayed coat?
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Notes: Adaptation of the Yiddish folk song "I had a little overcoat" (Hob Ikh Mir a Mantl).
Other Names: McClintock, Barbara, illustrator.
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More Details for: My grandfather's coat