Description: The day Sophie became a big sister, the phone rang and rang. "It s a boy," Auntie Luba repeated, "and the bris will be Tuesday." Baby s Bris chronicles the first eight days of Baby s life, seen through the eyes of his big sister. As the family gathers and plans are made, Sophie is overwhelmed by all the commotion. In the end, she learns that a bris is a promise we all make to help a new baby learn and grow as a member of the Jewish community. With glossary and explanation of brit milah.