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Not So Fast, Max: A Rosh Hashanah Visit with Grandma

Written by Annette Schottenfeld
Illustrated by Jennifer Kirkham
Published by Kalaniot Books

Max and Emily’s Grandma has some super ideas for a Rosh Hashanah cooking project. But first they need to go to the orchard to pick some apples. The kids learn that their Israeli savta has some surprising skills and Max sees that sometimes the journey can be the reward. Two easy-to-follow and child-friendly recipes are included in the book. These make terrific projects for collaboration and an opportunity to make your own new tradition.

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Publication Date: March 2021
Available As: Paperback
Picture Book, Age 04 or older

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Character's Place in the Immigration Journey: 1st Generation

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