It's Pascha, and Catherine is determined to stay awake all night. Can she do it? Will she remember how to say "Christ is risen!" in Russian? Will her best friend Elizabeth remember how to say it in Greek? Will their parents let them play with burning candles, smash hard-boiled eggs, and eat sweets until the sun rises on Pascha?
"From the moment I cracked it open, this book appealed to me on so many levels. The story is genuine. The illustrations are eye-catching and detailed... [they] work well to portray that joy, and leave the reader longing for Pascha, as well" -orthodoxchristianparenting.com
Award-Winning Finalist in the "Children's Religious" category of the 2015 USA Best Book Awards
From the Back Cover
Through an inspired interplay of text and image, author Charlotte Riggle and illustrator R.J. Hughes have created something truly wonderful: a story about a particular Paschal celebration that transcends its specificity and embraces the world. This little book has a deep heart and enormous vision, simple enough to engage young readers and profound enough to inspire their parents.
- His Eminence Metropolitan Savas of Pittsburgh (GOA)
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