A Coat for the Moon and Other Jewish Tales

by Howard Schwartz, Barbara Rush

A Coat for the Moon and Other Jewish Tales Synopsis

In this collection of fifteen classic Jewish folktales, the authors share some of the richest stories of Jewish tradition from countries the world over, including France, Turkey, Israel, Yemen, Egypt, and Iraq, thus opening up new worlds for young readers. Each tale, magnificently illustrated with a pen-and-ink drawing, reveals a specific Jewish value handed down from one generation to the next.

A Coat for the Moon and Other Jewish Tales Press Reviews

An engaging and diverse collection of 15 folktales from Europe and the Middle East... each [opening] with a delightfully detailed pen-and-ink illustration. Schwartz and Rush present tales that are both enchanting and meaningful.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780827607361
Publication date: 15th May 1999
Author: Howard Schwartz, Barbara Rush
Publisher: Jewish Publication Society
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 94 pages
Categories: General fiction (Children's / Teenage),

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