Jewish Values: Avram's Gift

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Publication Year: 
2003
Number of Pages: 
48 p.
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A well-illustrated short chapter book about an eight year old boy whose affirmative attitude towards Judaism and his family motivates him to learn to blow the shofar. The story interweaves the Rosh Hashanah observance of a modern Jewish family with shtetl ancestors, immigration, and High Holiday rituals in a Rockville, Maryland synagogue. McGaw's illustrations are photographically realistic and provide details that will enable middle grade readers to identify with the story.
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ISBN: 
962416622
Book ID: 
462
Sydney Taylor Winner: 
No