Jewish Values: Baby's Bris

Publisher: 
Place of Publication: 
Rockville, MD
Publication Year: 
1999
Number of Pages: 
32 p.
Note: 
During the first eight days of her new brother's life, a little girl learns to be a big sister. The meaning of the brit milah is developed as the eight days of the story unfold, emphasizing peoplehood and continuity over the surgical aspects of the ceremony. The soft illustrations are outstanding, particularly in their expressive portrayal of characters' faces. A Sydney Taylor Honor Book for Younger Readers.
Cover: 
ISBN: 
1580130526
Book ID: 
132
Sydney Taylor Winner: 
No
Age Level: