All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown (All-Of-A-Kind Family) by Sydney Taylor

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Published by Taylor Productions Ltd .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Fiction dealing with family issues,
  • Historical - General,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Fiction - Historical,
  • Jews,
  • Family life,
  • Fiction,
  • New York (N.Y.)

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8356995M
ISBN 100929093011
ISBN 109780929093017
OCLC/WorldCa19101100

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown (All-of-a-Kind Family Classics)/5(26). In the fourth entry in the All-of-a-Kind Family series—set right after the first book—Charlie is growing up. Ella gets a big role in the Purim play, Henny gets into trouble at school and runs away from home, Sarah gets her ears pierced, Charlotte has a scary kitchen accident, and Gertie finally is old enough to have a book of her own.

/5(25). All -of a- Kind Family Downtown is a work of historical fiction. It is a part of a series that chronicles the life of an immigrant Jewish family living on the Lower East Side of Manhattan in the early s/5.

All-of-a-Kind Family (All-of-a-Kind-Family, #1), All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown (All-of-a-Kind-Family, #2), More All-of-a-Kind Family (All-of-a-Kind-Fami Author: Sydney Taylor.

Although this is the 4th book of the series, it actually takes place between All-of-a-Kind Family and More All-of-a-Kind Family. This story is part of the continuing tale of a Jewish family living in New York's lower East Side in the early 's. Although they are poor, they are rich in their love of each other and their friends/5(4).

I read the whole series when I was a child,starting with All of a Kind Family, all the way to the last title. They were all fabulous. For the information of potential readers, the library mentioned in the first book, on East Broadway in NYC, is still there, a working library/5(27).

I loved the ALL-OF-A-KIND-FAMILY books when I was a child. Sydney Taylor’s series begins with five sisters, two years apart and their weekly library trip and ends with a surprise. ALL-OF-A-KIND-FAMILY takes place on Cited by:   In the fourth entry in the All-of-a-Kind Family series—set right after the first book—Charlie is growing up.

Ella gets a big role in the Purim play, Henny gets into trouble at school and runs away from home, Sarah gets her ears pierced, Charlotte has a scary kitchen accident, and Gertie finally is old enough to have a book of her own.5/5(4).

From the hilarious opening chapter to the triumphant final one, All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown draws the reader in, involving her once again in the lives of the eponymous All-of-a-Kind Family (surname: unknown).

Having now moved to the leafier Bronx, the family are just beginning to find their way around, and the girls set out at the beginning of the book, together with little Charlie, /5.

What disappointed you about All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown. The audio is difficult to hear on All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown.

The narrator is the same as for the first book, but this audio gets loud and soft and can't be listened to with sanity. The story it is great. 1 person found this helpful. The ALL-OF-A-KIND FAMILY series is a sweet, old-fashioned look at an Orthodox Jewish family's life in a poor, immigrant neighborhood in New York.

Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, Gertie, and Charlie live with their parents, surrounded by extended family and friends whose affection for each other more than makes up for their community's 5/5. All-of-a-Kind Family was the first book I ever read with Jewish characters, Americans, with whom I could identify.

The All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown book minute I pulled the book off the shelf and looked at the cover, I knew instinctively that the family in the book was. Taylor followed All-of-a-Kind Family with four sequels: More All-of-a-Kind Family, All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown, All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown, and Ella of All-of-a-Kind Family.

The final book was published shortly after Taylor's death in Awards and legacy. Taylor received the Charles W. Follett Award for All-of-a-Kind Family's Born: OctoNew York City, New. About All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown. Fans of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House books will enjoy a citified version as Sydney Taylor gives a charming glimpse at a time when daily life was very different, but family and faith were surprisingly the same.

Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, and Gertie are back. Sydney Taylor (–) was an American author of children’s literature. She is best known for the five-part All-of-a-Kind series, which is based on her own large family and includes All-of-a-Kind Family, More All-of-a-Kind Family, All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown, All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown, and Ella of All-of-a-Kind Family.

Free All-of-a-Kind Family study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more. As a kid the first chapter book I remember reading was All-of-a-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor. In the perfect historical fiction book, which later became a series, for Jewish girls, Taylor detailed the life of a family of five girls who lived in the tenements of the Lower East Side around the turn of the 20th century/5.

Sydney Taylor grew up among immigrant families on New York City's Lower East Side prior to World War I and wrote the All-of-a-Kind Family series for her daughter. Born in on New York's Lower East Side, Sydney Taylor wrote numerous immensely-popular books for children, including the All-of-a-Kind Family series: All-of-a-Kind Family, All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown, More of All-of-a-Kind Family, All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown and Ella of All-of-a-Kind Family.

Each year, the Sydney Taylor Book Award is. The All-of-a-Kind Family book series by Sydney Taylor includes books All-of-a-Kind Family, All of a Kind Family Downtown, More All-Of-A-Kind Family, and several more.

See the complete All-of-a-Kind Family series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Don't miss the opportunity to listen to the full audiobook All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown, free at our library.

Sydney Taylor grew up among immigrant families on New York City's Lower East Side. All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown - Ebook written by Sydney Taylor. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown/5(4).

All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown Sydney Taylor. Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, and Gertie are back. In the fourth entry in the All-of-a-Kind Family series—a prequel, set right after the first book—Charlie is growing up.

Ella gets a big role in the Purim play, Henny gets into trouble at school and runs away from home, Sarah gets her ears.

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All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown was written shortly after the first book, and was intended by Taylor as a sequel. Her publisher, the Chicago-based Follett, wouldn't publish it because it contained a grittier, more realistic depiction of life on the Lower East Side than that seen in the earlier book.4/5(7).

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Downtown and, published posthumously, Ella of All-of-a-Kind Family. Although this is the 4th book of the series, it actually takes place between All-of-a-Kind Family and More All-of-a-Kind Family. This story is part of the continuing tale of a Jewish family living in New York's lower East Side in the early 's.

All-of-a-Kind Family has 10 entries in the series. Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide.

All-of-a-Kind Family (Series) Book 2 Sydney Taylor Author () More All-of-a-Kind Family All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown All-of-a-Kind Family (Series) Book 4 Sydney Taylor Author Suzanne Toren Narrator. Sydney Taylor (–) was an American author of children’s literature. She is best known for the five-part All-of-a-Kind series, which is based on her own large family and includes All-of-a-Kind Family, More All-of-a-Kind Family, All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown, All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown, and Ella of All-of-a-Kind her death, her husband established the Sydney Taylor Book /5(51).

Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, and Gertie may not have the name recognition of Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy, or Laura and Mary, but that could change, now that.

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[Sydney Taylor; Beth Krush; Joe Krush] -- The further adventures of five sisters and their brother growing up on New York's East Side in the early twentieth century. Sydney Taylor has not lost her touch for recreating the everyday experiences of an early 's Jewish family with uncloying warmth and appealing immediacy.

Here she revisits the five little girls before their move uptown; brother Charlie is still a baby and Charlotte still young enough to cradle blazing coals from the stove in her pinafore (but not too young to be ashamed when her dress Author: Sydney Taylor.

All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown. by Sydney Taylor. All-of-a-Kind Family Classics. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *5/5. Buy All-Of-A-Kind Family Uptown by Sydney Taylor online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $7 - $ All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown was written shortly after the first book, and was intended by Taylor as a sequel.

Her publisher, the Chicago-based Follett, wouldn't publish it because it contained a grittier, more realistic depiction of life on the Lower East Side than that seen in the earlier book. All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown Charlotte has a scary kitchen accident, and Gertie finally is old enough to have a book of her own.

And the girls befriend a young boy named Guido whose mother is very ill. Generations of readers have loved following the exploits of these very recognizable girls. All-Of-A-Kind Family Downtown by Sydney Taylor starting at $ All-Of-A-Kind Family Downtown has 10 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace5/5(1).

Sydney Taylor (Octo – Febru ) was an American author. She was born Sarah Brenner in New York City to Jewish immigrant parents.

Her parents and eldest sister Ella emigrated in to the United States and settled in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, as many Jewish families did. Her stories based on life in her large family are chronicled in a set of five Born: OctoNew York City, New.

Gr More All-of-a-Kind Family is the third book in Sydney Taylor's series that transports children back to a time of horses and wagons and colorful, bustling neighborhoods. The books chronicle a Jewish immigrant family at the beginning of the 20th century/5(2).

Sydney Taylor () was an American author of children's literature. She is best known for the five-part All-of-a-Kind series, which is based on her own large family and includes All-of-a-Kind Family, More All-of-a-Kind Family, All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown, All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown, and Ella of All-of-a-Kind Family/5(K).Unfortunately, these books are out of print and increasingly hard to find.

We get very few used copies, but we encourage you to find these at your library, if available. Sydney Taylor grew up among immigrant families on New York City's Lower East Side prior to World War I and wrote the All-of-a-Kind Family stories for her daughter.

Based on her childhood, these charming books .

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