Sammy Spider's First Passover

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Sammy Spider watches longingly as the Shapiro family celebrates Passover. He wants to help Josh find the afikomen (hidden matzah), but his mother reminds him, “Spiders don’t celebrate Passover. Spiders spin webs.” And his first attempt at spinning a new web yields some surprising results.

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978-0-92937-182-5
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978-0-76138-934-7
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978-1-46778-471-9
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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Copyright 1994
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Kar-Ben Publishing ™, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 1994-01-01
BISACS JUV017120, JUV033020
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8.5 x 11
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Publishers Weekly

“Using cut-paper artwork made festive by cheery patterns, Kahn depicts a contemporary human family…and a mother-son spider duo reminiscent of Eric Carle’s creations.”

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.

Author: Sylvia A. Rouss

Sylvia A. Rouss is an award-winning author and early childhood educator, and the creator of the popular Sammy Spider series, celebrating its 25th anniversary with over half a million Sammy Spider books sold. She lives in California.