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Spring 2019

A Hoopoe Says Oop!: Animals of Israel

Preschool - Preschool

Ibexes on crater ledges Call out, "Maa!" and walk the edges. A rhyming introduction to some of Israel's unique animals like the hoopoe (the national bird of Israel), hyrax, and sand cats. Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

Listen!: Israel's All Around

Preschool - Preschool

In Eilat, a blub, blub, blub— Swimmers' snorkels glub, glub… Tour Israel's most fun places—kibbutz, beach, market, and more—and discover each spot's special sound in this rhyming tribut Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

Sammy Spider's First Wedding

Preschool - Grade 3

Uh oh! Curious Sammy Spider slips from his web and accidentally accompanies the Shapiro family to a wedding. Sammy watches the Jewish ceremony as the bride and groom stand under the beautiful… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

A Seder for Grover

Preschool - Preschool

A Seder for Grover introduces very young readers to Passover traditions with friends from Sesame Street. Big Bird, Moishe Oofnik, and Avigail join their friend Grover to celebrate the spring… Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

Grover Goes to Israel

Preschool - Preschool

Shalom! Hop aboard a plane with Grover to visit Israel in this board book from Kar-Ben featuring characters from Sesame Street. Join Grover as he tours the sights of Israel, munching on pita… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
Spring 2019

Matzah Belowstairs

Preschool - Grade 2

Miriam Mouse's family always celebrates Passover Belowstairs, while the human Winklers celebrate Abovestairs. But this year Miriam is finding it hard to get a piece of matzah to use for the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

The Best Four Questions

Preschool - Grade 3

Marcy is finally old enough to ask The Four Questions at her family's Passover seder. She's sure when it's her time to shine, her questions will be the best ever. Though her four (funny)… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

The Golden Bell

Preschool - Grade 3

In biblical times, Itamar, the tailor's son, has carefully carried the High Priest's robe—with its little golden bells sewn onto the hem—home for his father to mend. But one day, one of the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

All Eyes on Alexandra

Preschool - Grade 2

Alexandra Crane is terrible at following her family in their flying Vee. She can't help it that the world is so full of interesting and distracting sights! When it's time for the Cranes to… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

An Unlikely Ballerina

Kindergarten - Grade 4

Young Lily Marks loves to stand on her tiptoes. When her parents notice weakness in her legs, her doctor suggests dancing lessons to strengthen them. Lily falls in love with ballet—but can… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

And There Was Evening, And There Was Morning

Preschool - Grade 3

The world began when God said… And changed the world from dark to bright. Gentle rhyming couplets tell the story of how God created the world, describing six days of work fashioning e Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

Dreidel Day

Preschool - Preschool

A sweet and playful cat encourages the reader to count to eight to celebrate Hanukkah. Can you spot the hidden objects? Celebrate Hanukkah, the eight-day Festival of Lights, with Dreidel Day! Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

Light the Menorah!: A Hanukkah Handbook

Preschool - Grade 5

In this Hanukkah manual for the contemporary Jewish family, holiday history, rituals, activities, songs, and recipes provide tools for creating meaningful family moments in the light of the… Read More →

  • Dewey: 296.4/35
Fall 2018

Simchat Torah Is Coming!

Preschool - Preschool

The eighth in the popular Jewish holiday board book series, a family and their adorable dog celebrate Simchat Torah! Simchat Torah celebrates the ending of one cycle of Torah reading and the… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

Spectacular Sports: New for Fall 2018

Series

Sports fans will cheer for these exciting titles, which capture some of the most thrilling moments in college and professional sports. From buzzer-beater basketball shots and amazing trick… Read More →

Fall 2018

The Edelweiss Pirates

Grade 3 - Grade 6

In Germany in 1938, playing and dancing to jazz music is forbidden. The Hitler Youth patrol the night streets looking for anyone who breaks the rules. Albert is a member of the Edelweiss… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

The World Needs Beautiful Things

Preschool - Grade 2

Young Bezalel is different from the other Israelite slaves in Egypt. He loves to collect stones, bugs, bits of string—these all seem beautiful to him. He keeps everything in his Beautiful… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

Where's the Potty on This Ark?

Preschool - Preschool

Uh-oh! The animals need to go. Not just on a journey on Noah's Ark, but to the potty, too! Noah's wife, Naamah, helps each animal—owl, giraffe, monkey, raccoon, and even elephant—go potty… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

Who's Got the Etrog?

Preschool - Grade 2

Auntie Sanyu builds a sukkah in her Ugandan garden. Curious wildlife—the Warthog, the Lion, the Giraffe, the Elephant, and other animals—come to celebrate the Sukkot holiday. They all want to… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

A Teeny Tiny Halloween

Preschool - Grade 2

Children love jump tales and this one is perfectly sized for even the littlest to remember after hearing a few times. Every fall the leaves drift down until the teeny tiny woman's house is… Read More →

Fall 2018

Chef Roy Choi and the Street Food Remix

Kindergarten - Grade 5

Describes the L.A. street cook's life, including working in his family's restaurant as a child, figuring out what he wanted to do with his life, and his success with his food truck and restaurant. Read More →

Fall 2018

Ellis Island

Grade 1 - Grade 2

Explore the history of Ellis Island, one of the most recognized landmarks in American history. Kids will learn about its early history as a Mohegan island and rest spot for fishermen, through… Read More →

Fall 2018

Esquivel!: Space-Age Sound Artist

Kindergarten - Grade 4

Juan Garcia Esquivel was born in Mexico and grew up to the sounds of mariachi bands. He loved music and became a musical explorer. Defying convention, he created music that made people laugh… Read More →

Fall 2018

Grandma's Tiny House

Preschool - Kindergarten

This sweet, rhyming counting book introduces young readers to numbers one through 15 as Grandma's family and friends fill her tiny house on Brown Street. Full color. Read More →