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Matzah That Papa Brought Home (The) - Cover
Matzah That Papa Brought Home (The)
Fran Manushkin, Scholastic, New York, 1995
 
In exuberant verse brimming with the delights of the Passover holiday, the age-old traditions that have been handed down through the generations come vividly to lfe. From relatives gathering to reenact the story of the Exodus to enjoying the festive meal, this rythmic tale conveys the warmth and richness of a cherished celebration. The story is told with fresh, charming text and illustrations bathed in candlelight.

Ages: Play Years (2-4), Transition (4-5), Young School Age (5-8)
Languages: English
Book Types: Story Book
Identity Groups: Elders, Jewish, White/Euro-American
Special Topics: Food, Cooking, Celebrations and Holidays
Strands: Knowledge of Self & Connection to Others