The Story of Esther: A Purim Tale by Eric A. KimmelThe Story of Esther: A Purim Tale by Eric A. Kimmel

The Story of Esther: A Purim Tale

byEric A. KimmelIllustratorJill Weber

Hardcover | January 1, 2011

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The Purim story is full of drama. It brings together a mighty king, a jealous scoundrel, and a wise uncle. However, at its center is a clever heroine who was so beautiful she was known as the Morning Star. This dramatic story shows how it was only because of Queen Esther's cunning and courage that evil was brought to justice and many threatened lives were saved. Told for many thousands of years, her story is still thrilling and inspiring.
Eric A. Kimmel is known for his folktales and legends from all around the world. He lives in Oregon. Jill Weber is a children's book illustrator and a book designer. Her paintings for Eric A. Kimmel's retelling of Even Higher were praised by Kirkus Reviews for their "guileless charm," and the book received an Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Go...
Title:The Story of Esther: A Purim TaleFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 11.3 × 8.8 × 0.34 inPublished:January 1, 2011Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823422232

ISBN - 13:9780823422234