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The Purim Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Sarah Mazor. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion / Bible Stories / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion / Judaism
Lovely rhymes and wonderful images relate the Story of Purim to young children in a fun and enjoyable fashion. The holiday of Purim is celebrated every year in the month of Adar, four weeks before Passover. Purim is plural for the word Pur, which means "lot". It refers to the evil plot of wicked Haman who drew lots to determine the day to eliminate the Jewish people living in the Persian Empire.
Joseph and the Very First Cat
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion / Judaism
Dogs have been with us humans since the cave days—but what about cats? They've been part of our world just since we've had mice—and THAT is just since we've been storing grain—and THAT is just since Joseph interpreted Pharaoh's dream and saved Egypt from starvation by building the first silos. So is it any wonder that ancient Egypt idolized the furry felines?
The Rest of Creation
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion / Judaism
In The Rest of Creation, words by Rabbi Arthur Waskow and pictures by illustrator Avi Katz tell children and grown-ups why and how God decided to create the Sabbath with advice from a hippopotamus, a peacock, a bumble-bee, a redwood tree, and two humans.