Tasty Bible Stories

A Menu of Tales & Matching Recipes

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Enjoy food fit for the kings and queens of Israel with an innovative mix of Bible stories related to food and the recipes they inspire—from Adam and Eve’s apples to Noah’s grapes and Queen Esther’s feast. Includes tips on kitchen safety and metric conversions.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Social Studies
Copyright 2003
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Kar-Ben Publishing ®
Language English
Number of Pages 64
Publication Date 2014-01-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF049110, JNF049140, JNF014000
Dewey 221.9'505
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8.375 x 10.5
Features Reviewed


AJL Newsletter

“This combination bible story and recipe book succeeds through its breezy narrating tone and its ethnic foods…Older readers will like the hip and slightly fresh tone of voice and, thus, will like rereading the stories.”

Baltimore Jewish Times

“. . . a cookbook that truly does relate our Bible stories to food. It’s a wonderful cooking/learning book for children and adults.”
Baltimore Jewish Times

School Library Journal

“The language is modern and approachable…Children will be intrigued by this welcome addition to religious collections."

Author: Tami Lehman-Wilzig

Tami Lehman-Wilzig is an award-winning author of 14 picture books, including Keeping The Promise and Soosie, The Horse That Saved Shabbat. Born in America, she lives in Kfar Saba, Israel, with her husband, where she shares her love of stories with her grandchildren.

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.