Something New for Rosh Hashanah
Becca refuses to try any news foods, until her family persuades her that Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is a time to try something new. While dad suggests shaving off his mustache for a new look, and mom thinks she’ll take up knitting as a new project, Becca decides she’s ready to try something new, too!
|Interest Level||Preschool - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Kar-Ben Publishing ®|
|Number of Pages||24|
School Library Journal
“A good choice for picture book shelves.” — Rachel Kamin, North Suburban Synagogue Beth El, Highland Park, IL, School Library Journal
Author: Jane Yolen
Jane Yolen lives in Massachusetts and has written more than 400 books across all genres and age ranges, including the Sydney Taylor Honor book Miriam at the River. In 2022 she was named the The Sydney Taylor Body-of-Work Winner. She has been called the Hans Christian Andersen of America and the Aesop of the twentieth century.
Illustrator: Christine Battuz
Christine Battuz studied drawing and painting in Italy and has illustrated many children's books. Working internationally, she speaks both English and French. She lives in Quebec, where she also shares her passion for books and art with Quebec schoolchildren through their "artists at school" program.