And Other Jewish Holiday Tales By Nina Jaffe Illustrated by: Elivia 8"x11" (80 Pages)Ages 8-11 Publisher: Scholastic, 1993
A beautiful collection of charming folk tales about Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Hanukkah, Purim, Passover and the Sabbath. These memorable tales come from different lands and different cultures for children and adults to share and savor as they are passed down from generation to generation. Valuable information about each holiday and its customs introduces each lyrical tale with sources of the stories included. With an explanation of the Jewish calendar, a glossary, a list of recommended reading, and delightful full-color illustrations. A welcome treat for any holiday and gift-giving occasion.