Yiddish with Dick and Jane by humorists Ellis Weiner (best known, perhaps, for his work with National Lampoon) and Barbara Davilman is something (but not entirely) of an odd book/5. Yiddish with Dick and Jane by Ellis Weiner,Barbara Davilman - Hardcover Book () for $ from didlo.xyz Humor - Order by Phone /5(77).
Sep 13, · Ellis Weiner is the only person, dead or alive, who has published in the National Lampoon (where he was an editor), Spy (where he wrote a column), and The New Yorker (where he still appears). He is co-author, with Barbara Davilman, of Yiddish With Dick and Jane, Yiddish With George and Laura, How to Raise a Jewish Dog, The Big Jewish Book for Jews, and other didlo.xyz: Little, Brown and Company. By speaking Yiddish, employing terms that convey an attitude -- part plucky self-assertion, part ironic fatalism. When Dick schmoozes, when Jane kvetches, when their children fress noodles at a Chinese restaurant, the clash of cultures produces genuine hilarity. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY SEP 13,
Jul 01, · Yiddish with Dick and Jane is a parody of the classic children’s learn-to-read book. It’s the same format, with a twist that offers a hilarious bit of adult based Jewish fun. I learned to read with the original. It was a long time ago, but I still remember: See Dick. Yiddish with Dick and Jane, a Flash Animated video by Liz Dubelman.
Yiddish with Dick and Jane Ellis Weiner, Author, Barbara Davilman, Author, Gabi Payn, Illustrator Little Brown and Company $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. He is co-author, with Barbara Davilman, of Yiddish With Dick and Jane, Yiddish With George and Laura, How to Raise a Jewish Dog, The Big Jewish Book for Jews, and other titles. He is founder and editor-in-chief of the Sherman Oaks Review of Books, a "channel" of the Los Angeles Review of Books, which debuted in /5().