Yom Kippur: A Family Service

A Family Service

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

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.

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Copyright 1990
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Kar-Ben Publishing ®
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 1990-08-01
BISACS JNF049110, JNF026090
Dewey 296.4'32
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 10
Features Reviewed


Church and Synagogue Libraries

“Stories, songs, activities convey both the holiday spirit and significance of these High Holy Days…to young and old together, tying in the synagogue services with service and family celebration at home.”

Washington Jewish Week

“Kar-Ben…has published three new and distinctive High Holiday Services geared to the special interests and attention span of young children and their families. Printed in four colors with beautiful Hebrew calligraphy, full transliterations and English texts, the books’ artful design and cheerful illustrations contribute to their use and attractiveness.”

Author: Judy Abrams

Illustrator: Katherine Janus Kahn

Katherine Janus Kahn studied Fine Arts at the Bezalel School in Jerusalem and at the University of Iowa. She has illustrated many children's books including Kar-Ben's popular Sammy Spider series. She lives in Wheaton, Maryland.