The High Holidays and Sukkot

Rosh Hashanah  Sept. 6 - 8

Yom Kippur  Sept. 15 - 16

Sukkot  Sept. 20-27
 
Rosh Hashanah with Uncle Max Cover Image
By Varda Livney, Varda Livney (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781728429069
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2021

Uncle Max is coming to celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the birthday of the world, with the people he loves. They watch the sun go down, eat their holiday meal, dip challah and apples into honey for a sweet year, and listen to the sound of the shofar.


Rosh Hashanah Is Coming! Cover Image
By Tracy Newman, Viviana Garofoli (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781467779883
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2016

Crack the eggs. Hear the sound?
Make this braided challah round.
Rosh Hashanah is coming.


Apple Days: A Rosh Hashanah Story (High Holidays) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781467712040
Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2014

Katy's favorite holiday is Rosh Hashanah, when she gets to pick apples and make applesauce with her mother. But what happens when the tradition is interrupted by the early arrival of her baby cousin?

-- "Newspaper.


Gershon's Monster: A Story for the Jewish New Year: A Story for the Jewish New Year Cover Image
By Eric A. Kimmel, Jon J. Muth (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780439108393
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Published: Scholastic Press - September 1st, 2000

There was once a baker named Gershon who was a sinner. His sins were the common ordinary, stuff; a few little lies, a broken promise, a temper lost for no reason. But unlike most people, Gershon never regretted what he had done. He never apologized or asked anyone's forgiveness. Why should he? He merely swept the little monsters up and tossed them into the celler.


Here Is the World: A Year of Jewish Holidays Cover Image
By Lesléa Newman, Susan Gal (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781419711855
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - September 2nd, 2014

Here is the world, ever changing and new,
Spinning with joy at the wonder of you!
Here Is the World is a joyous celebration of the Jewish holidays throughout the year for young children. Beginning with the weekly observance of Shabbat, readers join a family through the holidays and the corresponding seasons.


I'm Sorry, Grover (Shalom Sesame) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761375616
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2013

Brosh can't find his blue cap, and suspects that one of his friends has taken it. When Grover returns the lost item, Brosh is glad that the High Holidays offer him a chance to say, "I'm sorry."

-- "Newspaper.


Jewish Holiday Origami (Dover Origami Papercraft) Cover Image
By Joel Stern, David Greenfield (Photographer)
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ISBN: 9780486450766
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Published: Dover Publications - March 17th, 2006

Clearly detailed diagrams and captions explain all the steps for an entire year's worth of holiday projects - from Chanukah dreidels and a menorah with candles, to Passover pyramids and an image of the Red Sea parting. Great for synagogues, schools, and homes, this easy-to-follow guide offers beginning paperfolders a unique, fun-filled way to celebrate Jewish culture. 24 models.


Kol Hakavod: Way to Go! Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781541538351
Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2019

What is kavod? It's gee It's wow.
It's honor, respect. It's whoa, holy cow
Even the littlest acts of kindness and the smallest good deeds can be hugely important in the world.


A Moon for Moe and Mo Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781580897273
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Published: Charlesbridge - August 7th, 2018

An interfaith friendship develops when Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, overlaps with the Muslim holiday of Ramadan--an occurence that happens only once every thirty years or so.


My Rosh Hashanah Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781410906670
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Published: Heinemann Library - August 1st, 2003

No matter what religious festivals a young reader may take part in, they're sure to love reading about all of the festivals that come to life in this new series. Each title looks at the preparations that go into each festival, what people wear, where it takes place, the food that is eaten, when it happens, who celebrates it, and why it's celebrated.


On Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780689838927
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Published: Aladdin - September 1st, 2000

"Every year, people we know send cards to wish me and my family a happy and healthy New Year. La Shana Tova, they say in Hebrew."
How can you tell when it is time for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur? The young girl in this story can tell when her family receives cards wishing them a happy New Year.


Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur (Celebrations in My World) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780778747758
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Published: Crabtree Publishing Company - August 1st, 2009

Rosh Hashanah is often referred to as the Jewish New Year. Millions of Jewish people all over the world celebrate this holiday. The holiday includes the holiest Jewish day of the year, Yom Kippur, the day of repentance. Learn about how Jewish people eat special foods, reflect on the year gone by, and think about how they can improve in the year to come.


Rosh Hashanah: A Family Service (Fall Holiday Services) Cover Image
By Judy Abrams, Katherine Janus Kahn (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780929371160
Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 1990

A creative and affordable prayer book built around concepts of tefillah (prayer), teshuvah (repentance), and tzedakah (sharing). Services include readings to challenge older children and adults, and stories and pictures to capture the attention of younger children.


Sammy Spider's First Book of Jewish Holidays (Very First Board Books) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781467719162
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2013

Curious about the Jewish holidays? Very young readers learn about holiday customs with everyone's favorite inquisitive spider


Sammy Spider's First Rosh Hashanah Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780929371993
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 1996

Sammy Spider wants to taste the golden honey the Shapiros set out for a sweet New Year. Mom tells him to stick to spinning webs, but will curious Sammy listen?


Talia and the Rude Vegetables Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761352181
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2011

"How can a vegetable be 'rude'?" Talia wonders, when she mis-hears her grandmother asking her to gather "root" vegetables for a Rosh Hashanah stew. As Talia digs in the garden, she collects the twisted, ornery carrots and parsnips--the "rude" vegetables that she thinks her grandmother wants--and finds a good home for the rest.

-- "Newspaper.


Talia and the Very Yum Kippur Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781467752404
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2015

When Grandma begins her preparations for breaking the Yom Kippur fast, Talia mishears the holiday as Yum Kippur, setting off a topsy-turvy series of misunderstandings.

-- "Website.


Tashlich at Turtle Rock Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761345107
Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2010

Annie is excited about the Tashlich ceremony on the afternoon of Rosh Hashanah, when her family will walk to Turtle Rock Creek and throw crumbs into the water, as symbols of mistakes made the past year.


It's Sukkah Time! Cover Image
By Latifa Berry Kropf, Tod Cohen (Photographer)
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ISBN: 9781467707411
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2012

A preschool class demonstrates the steps of sukkah-building to celebrate the fall harvest festival of Sukkot. Blessings in Hebrew and English are included.


Sammy Spider's First Sukkot (Sukkot & Simchat Torah) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781580130837
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2004

Inside, outside, upside down Where is Sammy Spider now? Swinging on an apple, from the roof of the Shapiro family sukkah, he is learning about the Jewish harvest festival of Sukkot. Sammy watches as Josh and his parents build and decorate the little hut. Then as a special treat, Sammy even gets to sleep there under the stars