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IL: UG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 15
Lexile measure:
900L
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"Anyone who finds it is finding a jewel. Its themes are profound and universal." THE WALL STREET JOURNAL It is the now-classic story of two fathers and two sons and the pressures on all of them to pursue the religion they share in the way that is best suited to each. And as the boys grow into young men, they discover in the other a lost spiritual brother, and a link to an unexplored world that neither had ever considered before. In effect, they exchange places, and find the peace that neither will ever retreat from again.... From the Paperback edition.
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Weiss, Jim. Narrator
ISBN:
9780449911549
9780030556289
9781568493190
9780449213445
9780783884509
9780736691321
9781501142482
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Level 6.6, 15 Points
Lexile measure:
900L
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display_description A coming-of-age classic about two Jewish boys growing up in Brooklyn in the 1940s, this "profound and universal" story of what we share across cultures remains deeply pertinent today (The Wall Street Journal).
It's the spring of 1944 and fifteen-year-olds Reuven Malter and Danny Saunders have lived five blocks apart all their lives. But they've never met, not until the day an accident during a softball game sparks an unlikely friendship. Soon these two boys—one expected to become a Hasidic rebbe, the other at ease with secular America—are drawn into one another's worlds despite one father's strong opposition.

Set against the backdrop of WWII and the creation of the state of Israel, The Chosen is a poignant novel about transformation and tradition, growing up and growing wise, and finding yourself—even if that might mean leaving your community.
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Bildungsromans
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction
Domestic fiction
Fathers and sons -- Fiction
Friendship -- Fiction
Hasidism -- Fiction
Jewish families -- Fiction
Jewish fiction
Jews -- Fiction
Jews -- New York (State) -- Fiction
Large type books
Male friendship -- Fiction
Teenage boys -- Fiction
title_display The chosen
title_full The Chosen
The chosen / Chaim Potok
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The chosen [(text) large print] / Chaim Potok
The chosen [sound recording] / by Chaim Potok
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Classic Literature
Fathers and sons
Fiction
Friendship
Hasidism
Jewish families
Jews
Large type books
Literature
Male friendship
Teenage boys