Gates of Awe: Holy Day Prayers for Young Children

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CCAR Press, 1991 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 62 pages
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The second in a series of prayerbooks for preschoolers, Gates of Awe contains rich and enchanting illustrations combined with a poetic text that enhance the sense of awe that can be found during the Holy Days. The special qualities of Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur are skillfully introduced to young worshippers through the inspiration of prayer, the excitement of the Shofar and the lessons in the stories of Abraham and Torah.
 

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
5
Section 3
18
Section 4
20
Section 5
21
Section 6
23
Section 7
25
Section 8
44
Section 9
47
Section 10
49
Section 11
51
Section 12
53
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Neil Waldman is the writer and illustrator of more than fifty children's books. His books have won the Christopher Award, the National Jewish Book Award and the School Library Best Book Award. He is also the founder/director of the Fred Dolan Art Academy in the Bronx. Al and Teddy is one of his picture books. All proceeds from sales of "AL and TEDDY" will be used to support the young artists of the Fred Dolan Art Academy, a free Saturday school designed to help Bronx youngsters go to art college. Founded in 2006, twenty-three students have graduated from the academy, all going on to college with scholarships.

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