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8 edition of Ten Old Men and a Mouse found in the catalog.

Ten Old Men and a Mouse

by Cary Fagan

  • 216 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Tundra Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious - Jewish,
  • Preschool Picture Story Books,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Children: Kindergarten,
  • Animals - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Animals / General,
  • Animals - Mice Hamsters Guinea Pigs etc.,
  • Fiction,
  • Jews,
  • Mice,
  • Old age

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGary Clement (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8200199M
    ISBN 100887767168
    ISBN 109780887767166
    OCLC/WorldCa67859937

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The synagogue was once a busy, bustling place, but now only ten old men come to tend it and pray each day. Then one day, a little scritch-scratch betrays the first new member in years: a tiny mouse who has taken up residence among the holy books/5(3). The synagogue was Ten Old Men and a Mouse book a busy, bustling place, but now only ten old men come to tend it and pray each day.

Then one day, a little scritch-scratch betrays the first new member in years: a tiny mouse who has taken up residence among the holy books/5. What could make ten old men have some excitement when they spend time at a synagogue.

A mouse, that's right, a mouse with character. The old men looked forward to see the mouse each day. The excitement grew when they found that mouse had babies. They celebrated over this surprise occasion. But the old men's feelings changed when the baby mice grew/5.

Ten Old Men and a Mouse is an endearing story of a determined mouse looking to make her new home in an old synagogue. Gary Clement's cleverly drawn, watercolour illustrations give faces to the easily recognized personalities of the ten old men and a mouse with attitude. The ten old men miss their mice until a little scritch-scratch.

Full of gentle humor and witty truisms, Cary Fagan’s Ten Old Men and a Mouse will delight both the young and /5(2).

Get this from a library. Ten old men and a mouse. [Cary Fagan; Gary Clement; Terri Nimmo; Kong Njo; Tundra Books (Firm),] -- Max, Nat, Bud, Al, Mose, Herm, and several other old men, pray in the morning and evening at the synagogue in much the same way until.

The discovery of a mouse in the synagogue signals a break from the routine for the ten old men who gather there every night. Grumbling and getting in each other’s way, they manage to set a trap.

Ten Old Men and a Mouse is a book that will find an appreciative audience with the older generation as well as the young. Written with gentle humor and a real understanding of the voice of an aging ethnic group, this engaging title is full of charm both in text and pictures.

Ten Old Men and a Mouse, written by Cary Fagan and illustrated by Gary Clement, is published by Penguin Random House. x This website uses cookies to improve our website, assist in program awareness, and give you the best possible experience when using our site. The gentlemen in Ten Old Men and a Mouse observe the Jewish tradition of praying multiple times each day.

There are ten participants in this book’s prayer service, and they are all males. Traditional Judaism taught that communal prayer could take place only with a minyan, a quorum of ten adults who were all males; in many congregations.

Disney's Nine Old Men were Walt Disney Productions' core animators, some of whom later became directors, who created some of Disney's most famous animated cartoons, from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs onward to The Rescuers, and were referred to as such by Walt Disney himself.

They worked in both short films and feature films. Disney delegated more and more tasks to them in the. The ten old men miss their mice until a little scritch-scratch. Full of gentle humor and witty truisms, Cary Fagan’s Ten Old Men and a Mouse will delight both the young and old. Illustrations by Gary Clement heighten the fun.

"Charming." —Victoria Times-Colonist "Delightful. Very highly recommended." — Midwest Book Review. Cary Fagan (born ) is a Canadian writer of novels, short stories, and children's books.

His novel, The Student, was a finalist for the Toronto Book Award and the Governor General's Literary Award. Previously a short-story collection, My Life Among the Apes, was longlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and his widely praised adult novel, A Bird's Eye, was shortlisted for the Rogers.

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