Here is the World A Year of Jewish Holidays by Leslea Newman
  

Synopsis

Here is the World A Year of Jewish Holidays by Leslea Newman

Featuring lyrical text by Leslea Newman and rich illustrations by Susan Gal, Here Is the World is a joyous celebration of Jewish holidays throughout the year for younger children. Beginning with the weekly ritual of Shabbat, readers join a Jewish family through the seasons of the year and the corresponding holidays. In addition to the narrative text, each holiday features additional description in the back matter and a craft or recipe for young children.

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These warm illustrations and cheery verses will likely build anticipation all year long. --Sarah Hunter Booklist (11/15/2014)

About the Author

Leslea Newman is the author of more than 50 books for adults and children, including Abrams' The Eight Nights of Chanukah and A Sweet Passover. Susan Gal worked as an animator for Disney and is the author and illustrator of four previous books.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
48 pages

Author

Leslea Newman
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Publisher

Abrams Books for Young Readers an imprint of Abrams

Publication date

1st September 2014

ISBN

9781419711855


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