by David Wisniewski Illustrated by David Wisniewski
Retold from traditional sources and accompanied by David Wisniewski's unique cut-paper illustrations, Golem is a dramatic tale of supernatural forces invoked to save an oppressed people. It also offers a thought-provoking look at the consequences of unleashing power beyond human control. The afterword discusses the legend of the golem and its roots in the history of the Jews. A Caldecott Medal Book.
- 6, 7, 8, 9, 12
- Interest Level
- Grades K - 4
- Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Fables
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