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With their trademark quirky perspective, authors Lisa Birnbach, Ann Hodgman, and Patricia Marx have created yet another surefire hit!

More Info About 1,003 Great Things About Being Jewish

From the trio responsible for the successful 1,003 series-comes 1,003 Great Things About Being Jewish, the perfect humorous gift book to celebrate being Jewish.

Just a sampling of the gems within:

* They say Aunt Rose's matzo balls could sink a ship . . . in case you're interested in doing that.

* Everyone knows that kosher hot dogs rule.

* A Hanukkah bush is a lot easier to bring home than a Christmas tree.

* Cool-looking blue and silver wrapping paper instead of red and green.

* Where else does a 13-year-old get to say, "Today, I am a man"?

* "The remarkable thing about my mother is that for 30 years, she served nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found. -Calvin Trillin

1,003 Great Things About Being Jewish is sure to have everyone smiling, laughing, and appreciating all things Jewish.

Synopsis:

With their trademark quirky perspective, authors Lisa Birnbach, Ann Hodgman, and Patricia Marx have created yet another surefire hit!

More Info About 1,003 Great Things About Being Jewish

From the trio responsible for the successful 1,003 series-comes 1,003 Great Things About Being Jewish, the perfect humorous gift book to celebrate being Jewish.

Just a sampling of the gems within:

* They say Aunt Rose's matzo balls could sink a ship . . . in case you're interested in doing that.

* Everyone knows that kosher hot dogs rule.

* A Hanukkah bush is a lot easier to bring home than a Christmas tree.

* Cool-looking blue and silver wrapping paper instead of red and green.

* Where else does a 13-year-old get to say, "Today, I am a man"?

* "The remarkable thing about my mother is that for 30 years, she served nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found. -Calvin Trillin

1,003 Great Things About Being Jewish is sure to have everyone smiling, laughing, and appreciating all things Jewish.

About the Author

 Lisa Birnbach is a television commentator and the author of the wildly successful Official Preppy Handbook. She is a Parade magazine contributing editor and the mother of (at least) three children. Ann Hodgman has written more than 43 books, including My Babysitter Is a Vampire series and One Bite Won't Kill You. Her essays have appeared in Best American Essays and Best Food Writing.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780740755293
Author:
Birnbach, Lisa
Publisher:
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Author:
Birnbach, Lisa
Author:
Stone, Polly
Author:
Hodgman, Ann
Subject:
Judaism - General
Subject:
Jews
Subject:
Judaism
Subject:
Form - Essays
Subject:
Topic - Religion
Subject:
Jewish studies
Subject:
Judaism -- Miscellanea.
Subject:
Jews -- Miscellanea.
Subject:
Humor-Religious
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Publication Date:
March 2006
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
6 x 4 in 10.71 oz

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"Synopsis" by , With their trademark quirky perspective, authors Lisa Birnbach, Ann Hodgman, and Patricia Marx have created yet another surefire hit!

More Info About 1,003 Great Things About Being Jewish

From the trio responsible for the successful 1,003 series-comes 1,003 Great Things About Being Jewish, the perfect humorous gift book to celebrate being Jewish.

Just a sampling of the gems within:

* They say Aunt Rose's matzo balls could sink a ship . . . in case you're interested in doing that.

* Everyone knows that kosher hot dogs rule.

* A Hanukkah bush is a lot easier to bring home than a Christmas tree.

* Cool-looking blue and silver wrapping paper instead of red and green.

* Where else does a 13-year-old get to say, "Today, I am a man"?

* "The remarkable thing about my mother is that for 30 years, she served nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found. -Calvin Trillin

1,003 Great Things About Being Jewish is sure to have everyone smiling, laughing, and appreciating all things Jewish.

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