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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Abby Levine  

Pen Name: None

Genre:

Audience: Children; Children;

Born: New York, N.Y.


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Illinois Connection

Abby Levine has lived in Illinois since 1983.

Biographical and Professional Information

In addition to her writing, Abby Levine has also been a free-lance editor.


Selected Titles At Your Library

Sometimes I wish I were Mindy /
ISBN: 0807575429. OCLC Number:

A. Whitman,. Niles, Ill. :. 1986.

A girl realizes she has a loving family and everything she needs, but she cannot help envying her rich friend Mindy.

What did Mommy do before you? /
ISBN: 0140542159. OCLC Number:

Puffin Books,. New York, N.Y., U.S.A. :. 1990, ©1988.

Illustrates how Mommy was once small and dependent until she grew bigger and eventually became an adult.

Too much mush! /
ISBN: 0807580252. OCLC Number:

A. Whitman,. Niles, Ill. :. 1989.

When they discover a magic pot that makes mush on command, Hannah and her mother delight until the word to make it stop is forgotten and the village is flooded with mountains of mush.

You push, I ride /
ISBN: 0140541802. OCLC Number:

Puffin Books,. New York, N.Y., U.S.A. :. 1990, ©1989.

Rhymed text and illustrations describe the activities of a little pig's day.

Gretchen Groundhog, It's Your Day!
ISBN: 1435264754. OCLC Number:

Paw Prints. . 2008.

This is the dreidel /
ISBN: 0807578843. OCLC Number:

A. Whitman,. Morton Grove, Ill. :. 2003.

Max and his sister enjoy the dreidel and other special parts of their family's holiday celebration. Includes nonfiction information on Hanukkah.

This is the matzah /
ISBN: 0439866391. OCLC Number:

Scholastic,. New York :. 2006, ©2005.

Rhyming text and illustrations describe the activities of a young boy and his family as they celebrate Passover. Includes facts about the holiday.


Awards

The American Booksellers Assoc., Kids Pick of the Lists for, This Is the Turkey.

Speaking Engagements

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