Jewish Values: Adam and Eve's New Day

Publication Year: 
2005
Number of Pages: 
20pages
Note: 
Proving the truth of the maxim "less is more," this is an abbreviated and much improved version of a picture book entitled Adam and Eve's First Sunset: God's New Day, published by Jewish Lights in 2003. The original was one of Sasso and Rothenberg's least successful collaborations, with garish illustrations and a super-preachy text that distorted the midrash on which it was based. Condensed to what the publisher calls a board book, although it has more content than most board books, it is now reads as a gentle tale about Adam and Eve's fear of the dark and how it is overcome by their trust in God.
ISBN: 
13: 978-1-59473-205-8
Book ID: 
1073
Sydney Taylor Winner: 
No
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