Passover Magic

Illust. by Marylin Hafner
Two Lions/Amazon. Grades K-4

By the author/illustrator team that won the National Jewish Book Award for Hanukkah! ...

  • An NCSS-CBC Notable Children’s trade Book in the Field of Social Studies

Capture all the warmth and good feeling of this special holiday as Uncle Harry, dentist by day, magician by night, makes an unusual appearance at the seder dinner and makes the matzoh, the special Passover bread, disappear.  Will it ever be found again?  With explanatory endnote, another cozy and accessible introduction to a special holiday.

A warm, charming family portrait, with an explanation of the holiday.” -- Booklist

"The creators of Hanukkah! here offer an affectionate portrait of a family Passover seder, with text and pictures chockablock with intricate, often amusing details." -- Publisher's Weekly

"Passover Magic opens with three 'magical' arrivals: spring, Passover, and the relatives. [A] tale of a warm family gathering [that] weaves in details of the holiday." -- Jewish Week