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All the World Praises You
All the World Praises You

All the World Praises You

an Illuminated Aleph-Bet Book

Translated by Arnold J. Band, By Debra Band

JUVENILE NONFICTION

32 Pages, 9.75 x 9.75

Formats: Cloth, PDF, Fixed Layout KF8, Fixed Layout EPUB

Cloth, $19.99 (US $19.99) (CA $26.99)

Publication Date: July 2018

ISBN 9780985799670

Rights: WOR

Honeybee in the Garden (Jul 2018)

Price: $19.99
 
 

Overview

A joyful introduction to Jewish spirituality for children of all ages

This sparkling illuminated Jewish children's picture-book is inspired by the charming medieval Jewish work, Perek Shira (Chapter of Song). In All the World Praises You, wonders of the natural world exclaim biblical praises of God, offering hours of warm delight for young children and parents, and inspiration for older students, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, and adults seeking fresh spirituality—a book to which adults and children will return throughout their lives. Loving spirituality, Jewish environmental ethics and the aleph-bet enchant the eye and refresh the soul. New translations and transliterations make the book delightfully accessible to all English readers, regardless of Hebrew skills.

Reviews

"The desire to teach the aleph-bet to young readers, a sense of environmental awareness, and enthusiasm for the tradition of illuminated manuscripts all culminated in her production of this attractive volume…her illustrations are graceful and dreamlike encounters with nature…" —Emily Schneider, reviewer, Jewish Book Council

Author Biography

Debra Band is the author and illustrator of several books including, The Song of Songs: the Honeybee in the Garden, I Will Wake the Dawn: Illuminated Psalms, Arise! Arise! Deborah, Ruth and Hannah, and Kabbalat Shabbat: the Grand Unification. She lives in the Washington, D.C. area and lectures and exhibits across the USA.Arnold J. Band is Professor Emeritus of Hebrew and Comparative Literature at UCLA and the author of many scholarly books and articles.