It's a Mitzvah! (Board book)

By Julie Merberg, Beck Feiner (Illustrator)

Downtown Bookworks, 9781950587001, 20pp.

Publication Date: September 24, 2019

List Price: 10.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

This fun first taste of preschooler-friendly mitzvot is a very basic introduction to Jewish principles and to good behavior.

Clever, humorous illustrations accompany rhyming text about important Jewish do's and don'ts. From respecting parents and grandparents and feeding the hungry to telling the truth and repairing the world ("tikkun olam"), each page highlights a different mitzvah in a way that's engaging and totally relatable for kids two years of age and older. This adorable introduction to mitzvot doubles as an early guide socially conscious behavior.


About the Author

Julie Merberg is the author of many children's books including My First Book of Girl Power, My First Book of Feminism (for Boys), In the Garden with Van Gogh (and the rest of the best-selling Mini Masters series), How is Mona Lisa Feeling?, and My Favorite Shoes. She lives in Manhattan with her husband, the writer David Bar Katz, their four hilarious sons, and a sweet mutt named Alvy Singer.

Beck Feiner is an illustrator, designer, and author. She is the creator of Yiddish Emojis and the author and illustrator of Aussie Legends Alphabet (Harper Collins, 2017) and If I was Prime Minister (Harper Collins, 2018). Feiner lives in Sydney, Australia with her husband and their two kids.