Happy Birthday, World

Written by
Latifa Berry Kropf 
Illustrated by
Lisa Carlson 
Ages: 6 Months to 2 Years, 2 to 3 Years
Last Sent to Families: August 2011


With simple text, this book explains symbols and customs of Rosh Hashanah by comparing a child's birthday celebration with the rituals of the Jewish New Year. A birthday cake and honey-dipped apples or a shofar and party horns are just two of the comparisons.

What Other Families Say About This Book

"I think this book explains Rosh Hashanah well and my kiddo enjoyed it"