Buy new:
$22.99
FREE delivery Wednesday, December 14 on your first order. Details
Arrives before Christmas
In Stock.
As an alternative, the Kindle eBook is available now and can be read on any device with the free Kindle app.
[{"displayPrice":"$22.99","priceAmount":22.99,"currencySymbol":"$","integerValue":"22","decimalSeparator":".","fractionalValue":"99","symbolPosition":"left","hasSpace":false,"showFractionalPartIfEmpty":true,"offerListingId":"77oTD0AsAzLVT9vQtO7d1SeZspJb7gpUKqj6KWbpxXiI%2BTI36380rrnKhHm624DNTaQbTmKllkQqxGkFU3kaafjRgBpQyvAvILY765iHe3ByGFLuZmwiH%2BRXVWrUekVAe0ftC1igDiY%3D","locale":"en-CA","buyingOptionType":"NEW"}]
$$22.99 () Includes selected options. Includes initial monthly payment and selected options. Details
Price
Subtotal
$$22.99
Subtotal
Initial payment breakdown
Shipping cost, delivery date and order total (including tax) shown at checkout.
Your transaction is secure
We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Learn more
Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca.
Return policy: Returnable until Jan 31, 2023
For the 2022 holiday season, returnable items purchased between October 11 and December 25, 2022 can be returned until January 31, 2023.
Have one to sell?
Kindle app logo image

Download the free Kindle app and start reading Kindle books instantly on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. Learn more

Read instantly on your browser with Kindle Cloud Reader.

Using your mobile phone camera, scan the code below and download the Kindle app.

QR code to download the Kindle app

Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more

Follow the Authors

Something went wrong. Please try your request again later.

Gitty and Kvetch Hardcover – Picture Book, Sept. 14 2021

4.9 out of 5 stars 50 ratings

Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
Hardcover, Picture Book
$22.99
$20.44 $28.86

Enhance your purchase

Frequently bought together

  • Gitty and Kvetch
  • +
  • Goodnight Bubbala
Total price:
To see our price, add these items to your cart.
Choose items to buy together.

Product description

Review

"Debuting author Pritchard’s sweet-natured storytelling makes a strong case for friendship’s resilience—and balancing capabilities—while Landy’s  digital cartooning and washlike textures have plenty of bounce and bubble." -- Publisher's Weekly ― June 2021

"Landy’s pic­tures are buoy­ant, with many bright col­ors against a back­ground of vio­let and rose hues....Young read­ers learn that per­son­al­i­ties may not be as fixed as they seem. The most elat­ed child, con­front­ed by dis­ap­point­ment, often feels as pow­er­less as Kvetch. On the oth­er hand, the grumpy lit­tle owl turns out to be capa­ble of change....Like Yid­dish itself, Kvetch is flex­i­ble. Dis­ap­point­ment can be trans­formed into new alter­na­tives. The fact that the book cen­ters this gen­tle les­son in the con­text of an ordi­nary child­hood event, not a moment of real trau­ma, is impor­tant. Kvetch the owl may not share Gitty’s intense sense of adven­ture, but he helps her to under­stand the impor­tance of hav­ing a friend." -- Association of Jewish Libraries

About the Author

Caroline Kusin Pritchard grew up as the youngest of four children in Dallas, Texas, and spent her childhood sneaking extra helpings of noodle kugel from her bubbe’s kitchen. She has worked across the education field, everything from teaching brilliant third graders to helping develop federal policy. Caroline lives in the Bay Area with her husband, three kiddos, and their 120-pound dog.

As soon as Ariel Landy learned how to draw a sky beyond a blue scribbled line, she knew she wanted to be an illustrator. Raised on coloring books and crayons outside of Boston, she now lives in France with her husband and dog. Visit her online at ArielLandy.com.

Product details

  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Atheneum Books for Young Readers (Sept. 14 2021)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 48 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1534478264
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1534478268
  • Item weight ‏ : ‎ 476 g
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 25.4 x 1.02 x 25.4 cm
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.9 out of 5 stars 50 ratings

About the authors

Follow authors to get new release updates, plus improved recommendations.

Customer reviews

4.9 out of 5 stars
4.9 out of 5
50 global ratings
5 star
95%
4 star
5%
3 star 0% (0%) 0%
2 star 0% (0%) 0%
1 star 0% (0%) 0%

Top reviews from Canada

There are 0 reviews and 1 rating from Canada

Top reviews from other countries

Marley
5.0 out of 5 stars Unique and wonderful
Reviewed in the United States 🇺🇸 on September 19, 2021
Verified Purchase
9 people found this helpful
Report abuse
MeikaS
5.0 out of 5 stars Charming and Uplifting
Reviewed in the United States 🇺🇸 on October 16, 2021
Verified Purchase
7 people found this helpful
Report abuse
T. Emert
5.0 out of 5 stars Adorable! Along with a good lesson.
Reviewed in the United States 🇺🇸 on September 17, 2021
Verified Purchase
Customer image
5.0 out of 5 stars Adorable! Along with a good lesson.
Reviewed in the United States 🇺🇸 on September 17, 2021
This is an adorable book. Great lesson for Jews and Non-Jews alike! The illustrations are super cute by Ariel Landy Plus love how Caroline Kusin Pritchard's writing and fun use of Yiddish words woven into the story which really gives life to her characters. Highly recommended for anyone and everyone!
Images in this review
Customer image Customer image Customer image
Customer imageCustomer imageCustomer image
7 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Evan Romero
5.0 out of 5 stars Beautiful Adventure!
Reviewed in the United States 🇺🇸 on October 13, 2021
Verified Purchase
6 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Elizabeth Slavitt
5.0 out of 5 stars Absolutely charming for both kids and adults
Reviewed in the United States 🇺🇸 on October 31, 2021
Verified Purchase
3 people found this helpful
Report abuse