Sadie and the Big Mountain

Sadie and the Big Mountain

By Jamie S. Korngold; Julie Fortenberry (Illustrator)

Kar-Ben Publishing, Paperback, 9780761364948, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 2012

When her preschool plans a Shavuot hike just like Moses took up Mt. Sinai, Sadie is afraid she is too little to make it to the top, and tries to think of ways to be absent. But when the day comes, she learns that anyone can climb high enough to reach God.

About the Author
JAMIE KORNGOLD is a Reform Jewish rabbi. She started the Adventure Rabbi program in 2001 and has become nationally known for her pioneering work integrating spirituality and the outdoors. She was ordained at Hebrew Union College. She lives in Boulder, Colorado, with her husband and two daughters.

Julie Fortenberry is a fine artist and illustrator, with a Master of Fine Arts from Hunter College. Her abstract paintings have been exhibited in galleries in New York City and her illustrations have appeared in Highlights High Five magazine. She lives in Westchester County, New York.