The Mysterious Guests: A Sukkot Story by Eric A. KimmelThe Mysterious Guests: A Sukkot Story by Eric A. Kimmel

The Mysterious Guests: A Sukkot Story

byEric A. KimmelIllustratorKatya Krenina

Hardcover | September 1, 2008

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Master storyteller Eric A. Kimmel spins a tale of Sukkot just in time for the Jewish harvest festival.It was the season of Sukkot, the Jewish harvest festival. Two brothers each built a sukkah, or shelter, to celebrate and share in the gifts of the earth. One brother was very rich; the other brother was very poor. He built a sukkah of found materials and leftover goods, yet he invited all to share the holiday with him. When three mysterious guests visit each brother on Sukkot, they leave behind a special blessing that recognizes the generosity of the heart.
Eric A. Kimmel is a celebrated children’s author and master storyteller. His books have won National Jewish Book Awards, and he has been given the Sydney Taylor Lifetime Achievement Award. He lives in Oregon.Katya Krenina does stylized, contemporary illustrations which have been lavishly praised by reviewers and heralded as "stunning" ...
Title:The Mysterious Guests: A Sukkot StoryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 11.25 × 8.75 × 0.25 inPublished:September 1, 2008Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823418936

ISBN - 13:9780823418930

Appropriate for ages: 6