This is the fourth in a delightful series celebrating Jewish festivals for the very young. The other books in the series are: Apples & Honey: A Rosh Hashanah Story Eight Candles for Counting: A Chanukah Story Make a Big Noise!: A Purim Story The series focuses completely on how the festivals are celebrated in the present day, which makes them entirely accessible to even the very youngest child. The historical aspect of each festival is explored in more detail in a spread at the back.
JONNY ZUCKER has written two adult books, A Class Act (Sapphire), and Dream Decoder (Barron's Educational). The Festival Time books are his first for Frances Lincoln. JAN BARGER COHEN'S previous titles include Bible Stories for the Very Young (Bloomsbury) and Who Can Fly? and Who Can Jump? (Van der Meer Hardcover).