The Hardest Word: A Yom Kippur Story

The Hardest Word: A Yom Kippur Story

The Hardest Word: A Yom Kippur Story

The Ziz, a huge bird that is clumsy but good-hearted, accidentally destroys a vegetable garden, and when he asks God for advice he learns the importance of apologizing.

Review
"A breezy plot, a whirlwind protagonist, a sense of the silly and vibrant an combine to explain a vital part of our most somber and introspective holiday...Kar-Ben deserves our thanks for publishing another appealing gem."

About the Author

Jacqueline Jules is the award-winning author of 25 children's books, including No English (2012 Forward National Literature Award), Zapato Power: Freddie Ramos Takes Off (2010 CYBILS Literary Award, Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Honor Award, ALSC Great Early Elementary Reads), and Freddie Ramos Makes a Splash (named on 2013 List of Best Children's Books of the Year by Bank Street College Committee). When not reading, writing, or teaching, Jacqueline enjoys time with her family in Northern Virginia.

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