Ages 3-6

One step up...more detailed artwork, slightly longer text. Designed to read aloud and for beginning readers to try alone. The moral of each story can lead to great family discussions !

Dollars and Sense

Written by Tehilla Deutsch and illustrated by Glenn Zimmer

While Mrs. Markowitz was away, young Eli Katz fed her fish and brought in her mail. Now he’s earned five dollars of his very own! After giving tzedaka, how will Eli decide to spend his cash? Drinks, snacks, toys… no matter what he buys, Eli senses that there’s something more satisfying and long-lasting to be found. When a friend needs a very important favor, clever Eli Katz suddenly realizes how to obtain the one thing that will last him forever. A great story about dollars, sense, generosity… and the kind of good that money can do!

Laminated pages!
ISBN: 978-1-929628-65-0 LCCN: 2012932833
Hardcover/ Laminated Pages/ List Price $12.95

Thank You for Everything

Written by Pia Shlomo and illustrated by Patti Argoff

Thank You for Everything, is an “I-Can-Draw Keepsake Book” creativity to shine. Within a colorful frame, children have a chance to draw their own family, their own favorite foods, the house they live in, and so much more.


ISBN: 978-1-929628-63-6 LCCN: 2011912110
Hardcover/ List Price $10.95

Whatever the Weather

Written by Shainy Peysin and illustrated by Emily Owens

In this beautifully illustrated, rhyming picture book, a young boy and his lively family enjoy every type of weather that Hashem sends their way. And at the end, it becomes clear exactly how snow, wind, rain and sunshine benefit the whole world. A great way to explore nature and increase a child's appreciation for G-d's universe.


ISBN: 978-1-929628-56-8
LCCN: 201190225 Hardcover/ Laminated pages /
List Price $12.95

Big, Small, or Just One Wall

Written by Leibel Fajnland and illustrated by Tova Leff

A Book about Shuls

Come one, come all, to the Great Shul Fair! When the Great Shul Fair comes to town, children discover what makes each shul unique, and what makes all of them very much the same. Whether right around the corner, or halfway across the globe, a shul is always special!


ISBN: 978-1-929628-59-9
Hardcover/ Laminated pages / Large Format
List Price $12.95

Hashem is Truly Everywhere

Written by Chani Altein and illustrated by Marc Lumer

Hashem is here, Hashem is there, Hashem is truly everywhere! Join a curious boy and his good friend, Tzvi, Who go for a walk to look and see, Up and down and all around, Exactly where Hashem is found!


ISBN: 978-1-929628-57-5
Hardcover/ Laminated pages / Large Format
List Price $12.95

Hidden Treasures

Look for a Dreidel, a candle a drum.
So many objects - can you find each one?
Open the pages and hold the book near
To find all the objects from the Jewish year.

Published by Attara Publishing
ISBN: 978-1-935882-00-8
Hardcover/ Laminated pages / List Price $19.95

Sara Finds a Mitzva

Written by Rebeka Simhaee and illustrated by Michael Weber

Sara Finds a Mitzva is a beautifully illustrated storybook that highlights the importance of returning lost items to their owners. When Sara finds a little toy duck abandoned on top of a mailbox, she and her grandmother embark on a search for the owner that takes them from place to place. Will Sara find her mitzva in the end? And how will she feel about giving up that cute toy duck with shiny black button eyes and soft white wings? The Torah teaches that we should make every effort to return lost items to their owners. This mitzvah, Hashavas Aveida, is one that even young children can appreciate.

AJL Notable

ISBN: 978-1-929628-46-9 LCCN: 2009942798
Hardcover /Laminated Pages/ List price $10.95

Time for Torah

Written by Devorah Schwebel and illustrated by Tova Katz


What does a little boy notice about his neighbor, his favorite teacher, his family doctor, and the local shopkeeper?

As much as they can, throughout the day, they make time for Torah!
Laminated pages!

ISBN: 978-1-929628-551
Hardcover / List price $10.95

A Chanukah Story for Night Number Three

Written by Dina Rosenfeld and illustrated by Vasilisa and Vitaliy Romanenko

Re-released with new illustrations!

When your birthday falls on Chanukah like Matisyohu Dov Ber Chaim Tzvi’s, something special can happen! Join in the fun as he tries to celebrate with the biggest birthday latke ever made!

ISBN: 978-1-929628-54-4/ ISBN 10: 1-929628-54-4
Hardcover / List price $12.95

The Waiting Wall

Written by Leah Braunstein Levy and illustrated by Avi Katz

In the old city of Yerushalayim, a certain Wall is waiting. On the way to meet their family at the Kosel Hamaaravi, a young brother and sister share their impressions and feelings about the extraordinary place... the ancient stones, the notes stuffed into every crack, and the birds that nest near the sky.

AJL Notable

ISBN: 978-1-929628-490
Hardcover / List price $12.95

The Aleph-Bais Trip on the Aleph-Bais Ship

Written by Chani Altein and illustrated by Baruch Becker

A toy ship, a pack of Aleph-Bais cards, and a load of imagination combine to create an adventure on the high seas!

Laminated Pages

ISBN: 978-1-929628-25-4
Hardcover / List price $10.95

A Car That Goes Far

Written by Yael Mermelstein and illustrated by Vasilisa and Vitaliy Romanenko

A young boy discovers that using our possessions to help do mitzvos will really take us far! Join his family in their little car, as they offer rides to all their friends and neighbors. What will happen when they can't fit everyone in?
 

ISBN: 978-1-929628-47-6
Hardcover / List price $12.95

Around the Shabbos Table

Written by Seryl Berman and illustrated by Ari Binus

It all began one Friday night when Tova Leiba changed places with her brother at the Shabbos table. But then her sister wasn’t satisfied with her seat, and her baby brother wanted to switch, too! Join Tova Leiba as she makes her way… around the Shabbos table!
 

AJL Notable

ISBN 13: 978-1-929628-44-5
List price $10.95

A Dozen Daisies for Raizy-A Shavuos Story

Written by Rebecca Klempner and illustrated by Chava

A young Girl named Raizy understands that the best way to get ready for Shavuos is caring for a fellow Jew. When she cheers up her friends and neighbors with some Shavuos daisies, how many will she have left?
 

ISBN 13: 978-1-929628-41-4
Hardcover / List price $10.95/ 36 Pages

Rina's Rainy Day

Written by Chani Altein and illustrated by Jerry Blackman

Every time Rina makes plans for her day, all kinds of things seem to get in the way.  But instead of complaining she knows what to say. "Gam Zu L'Tova, I trust this is good, Hashem makes things happen the way that they should!"

ISBN 13: 978-1-929628-39-1
Hardcover / List price $10.95

Shlomo's Little Joke

Written by Sterna Citron and illustrated by Igor Eydel

Shlomo’s friend Meir has left a pile of money in a drawer where anyone can just take it! Shlomo is very upset. He wants to teach Meir a lesson. The little joke starts to turn sour. But then Shlomo meets the Ba’al Shem Tov who helps him out of his trouble.

ISBN 13: 978-1-889727-18-9
Hardcover / 32 Pages / List price $10.95

Fit for a Princess


Written by Risa Rotman and illustrated by Tova Leff

When she is not in her long, swishy gown and her fancy crown, what should a princess wear? Everyone seems to have a different opinion. But in the end it's up to every King's daughter to make her Father proud!

ALSO AVAILABLE IN YIDDISH:

Azoi Vi Es Past Far a Princesen?

ISBN 13: 978-1-929628-38-4
Hardcover / 36 Laminated Pages / List price $10.95
Much, Much Better

Written by Rabbi Chaim Kosofsky and illustrated by Jessica Schiffman

Shlomo and his wife, Miriam, live in a bright, tidy house in the ancient city of Baghdad. The couple's greatest joy is welcoming guests for Shabbat. But one week, there isn't a single poor or lonely person who can join them. When a mysterious traveler knocks on their door, Shlomo and Miriam treat him royally. Then, before he leaves, the grateful guest blesses the couple with the strangest bracha they've ever heard.
The two of them can't help wondering: what will happen next?
Based on a tale of Eliyahu Hanavi, this beautiful story of hidden blessing is a heartwarming treat for the entire family.

AJL Notable
PJ Library Selection

ISBN 13: 978-1-929628-22-3 / ISBN 10: 1-929628-22-6
Hardcover / Ages 4-7 / List price $14.95

Way Too Much Challah Dough

Written by Goldie Shulman and illustrated by Vitaliy Romanenko

Join an energetic young girl named Mindy as she tries to bake challah by herself for the very first time. When she adds more yeast than she should, will her challah dough ever stop growing?

Storytelling World Awards Honor

ISBN 13: 978-1-929628-23-0 / ISBN 10: 1-929628-23-4
Hardcover / Ages 3-6 / List price $12.95

Happy Birthday to Me! - Boys Version

Written by Channah Lieberman and illustrated by Patti Argoff

When Levi thinks that everyone in his family has forgotten his birthday, he sets out to make a wonderful mitzvah party all alone.
But just when everything seems to be going so well, some unexpected problems lead to a wonderful surprise!

ISBN-13: 978-1-929628-27-8 / ISBN-10: 1-929628-27-7
LCCN: 2005937230 
Pub date: April 2006/ Hardcover  /36 pages / Ages 3-6 / List price $12.95

Happy Birthday to Me! - Girls Version

Written by Channah Lieberman and illustrated by Patti Argoff

When Leah thinks that everyone in her family has forgotten her birthday, she sets out to make a wonderful mitzvah party all alone.
But just when everything seems to be going so well, some unexpected problems lead to a wonderful surprise!

ISBN-13: 978-1-929628-31-5 / ISBN-10: 1-929628-31-5 Girls version 
LCCN: 2005937233
Pub date: April 2006/ Hardcover / 36 pages / Ages 3-6 / List price $12.95

Shadow Play - A True Story of Tefillah

Written by Leah Shollar and illustrated by Pesach Gerber

During a terrible drought in Eretz Yisroel, two messengers are sent to the great Abba Chilkiya to ask him to pray for rain. What are the reasons for the wise man's unusual behavior? Most importantly, what is the secret of powerful Tefillah?

 

National Parenting Publications Honors Award

 

ISBN-13: 978-1-929628-21-6 / ISBN-10:1-929628-21-8
List price $11.95 Hardcover

Once Upon A Time

By Draizy Zelcer
illustrated by Vitaliy Romanenko

For a 3-6 year old, this book is simply an enjoyable story about the value of time in Jewish life, with whimsical illustrations and humorous rhymes. For older children who are ready to learn how to tell time, this book is also a comprehensive teaching guide.

ISBN-13: 978-1-929628-00-1 / ISBN-10: 1-929628-00-5
Hardcover $12.95

ALSO AVAILABLE IN FRENCH:

A la Bonne Heure

ISBN-13: 978-1-929628-35-3
Hardcover $12.95

Perfect Porridge - A Story about Kindness

Perfect Porridge

By Rochel Sandman
Illustrated by Chana Zakashansky - Zverev

A 2000 Parents' Choice Recommended Winner

Zayde Mendel wants to do his share of kindness and cook porridge for hungry people during the War. The problem is, as Bubbe Hinda points out, he's never cooked anything in his life! But Zayde keeps asking, "How hard could it be?" In this tale, based on true events, Bubbe Hinda is kind to the sick, Zayde Mendel is kind to the hungry, and both of them are kind to each other.

ISBN-13: 978-0-992613-92-2 /  ISBN-10: 0-992613-92-3
Hardcover $10.95

The Little Greats (ages 3-6)

Young Avraham and Dovid, Little Rivka and Miriam showed their greatness at a very early age. Highlighting the exceptional qualities of these four Jewish heroes can encourage children to be brave, seek truth and display kindness.

A Little Boy Named Avram

by Dina Rosenfeld illustrated by Ilene Winn-Lederer

The famous tale from the Midrash of how our forefather Avraham, at the early age of three, discovered the existence of the one, true G-d.

(Also available in German and Italian)
ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-08-3 / ISBN-10: 0-922613-08-7 Hardcover $10.95
ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-09-0 / ISBN-10: 0-922613-09-5 Softcover $6.95
Kind Little Rivka

by Dina Rosenfeld illustrated by Ilene Winn-Lederer

This inspiring story highlights Rivka's acts of kindness to others, including ten very thirsty camels. The glowing illustrations and lilting prose tell this famous tale on a level that the young child can appreciate.

"...simply narrated, beautifully illustrated." L'chaim
(Also available in Russian)
ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-44-1 / ISBN-10: 0-922613-44-3 Hardcover $10.95
Dovid The Little Shepherd

by Dina Rosenfeld illustrated by Ilene Winn-Lederer

Why was Dovid HaMelech chosen to become King of Israel? This story from the Midrash reveals Dovid's leadership qualities when he was just a young boy caring for his father's sheep. When the old sheep and baby lambs are hungry, the little shepherd finds a special way to meet their needs.

ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-67-0 / ISBN-10: 0-922613-67-2
Hardcover $10.95
A Little Girl Named Miriam

by Dina Rosenfeld illustrated by Ilene Winn-Lederer

Clever and brave, little Miriam is a true Torah heroine. When King Pharoh wants to take all Jewish baby boys away from their families, Miriam watches her own baby brother and finds a way to keep him at home.

ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-79-3 / ISBN-10: 0-922613-79-6
Hardcover $10.95
Messes Of Dresses

by Faigy Pertzig illustrated by Tova Leff

Gittel didn't mind owning just a few special things and having only two dresses to wear. What will Gittel do when her new friend brings her so many new dresses that they start to take over the house...and her life? This entertaining book underscores an important lesson: "Who is rich? He who is satisfied with what he has!" Humorous rhymes and colorful airbrush illustrations.

ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-75-5 / ISBN-10: 0-922613-75-3
Hardcover $10.95
As Big As An Egg

A story about giving by Rochel Sandman
illustrated by Chana Zakashanskaya

Every day, Bubbe Hinda collects bread for the sick in her special sack. Chaim is a young Russian boy who knows that he should share some of his bread with those who have none...but he is so very hungry! When Chaim stops putting his little chunk of bread (as big as an egg) in Bubbe Hinda's Mitzvah sack, strange things begin to happen. An unusual story based on true events, with illustrations by an award-winning artist.

ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-77-9 / ISBN-10: 0-922613-77-X
Hardcover $10.95 OUT OF PRINT

Yossi And Laibel

Two contemporary Jewish brothers deal with issues that every child must face. Sharing, doing favors for others, and never giving up are the important themes in this funny, heartwarming series. Award-winning artist brings the characters to life!

Labels For Laibel


by Dina Rosenfeld illustrated by Norman Nodel

Laibel doesn't like to share with his little brother, so he devises a clever plan to put an end to it. But someone soon outsmarts Laibel, helping him to discover why sharing is more important than he thought. Adroitly written in catchy rhyme, with vivid illustrations.

"A delightful book about sharing-for children of all ages." L'chaim
ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-35-9 / ISBN-10: 0-922613-35-4
Hardcover $10.95
Yossi And Label - Hot On The Trail

by Dina Rosenfeld illustrated by Norman Nodel

The lovable characters from Labels for Laibel are back in an all new rhyming adventure. Join the two brothers as they follow a trail of good deeds, going out of their way to help every Jew - no matter what and no matter who!

Laminated pages!


ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-47-2 / ISBN-10:  0-922613-47-8 Hardcover $10.95
ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-48-9 / ISBN-10: 0-922613-48-6 Softcover $6.95
Peanut Butter And Jelly For Shabbos

by Dina Rosenfeld illustrated by Norman Nodel

One Friday afternoon, Yossi and Laibel are confronted with a seemingly impossible task. With the right attitude and a little ingenuity, the two brothers find out that they can try hard and succeed. Lively illustrations and bouncy rhymes make this book a joy to look at and fun to read!

Laminated pages!


ISBN-13: 978-0-92261369-4 / -ISBN-10: 0-922613-69-9
Hardcover $10.95
On the Ball

by Dina Rosenfeld Illustrated by Norman Nodel

When Avi, a new boy, moves in next door to the two brothers it doesn't look like he'll be a very good ballplayer, Will Yossi and Laibel judge him by his appearance or give Avi a chance? Join everyone's favorite characters as they find out what really makes someone a friend!

ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-83-0 / ISBN-10: 0-922613-83-4
Hardcover $10.95
What Will The World Be Like?


by Adel Lebovics illustrated by Norman Nodel

Did you ever wonder what the future holds in store? Most people have, including young children who ask their parents probing questions. Jewish tradition has much to say about the era of Moshiach, and now a beautifully illustrated picture book provides these important answers for the very young.

"...'happily ever after' that isn't a fairy tale!" Amit Woman
(Also available in Russian, Portuguese, Italian and Swedish)
ISBN # 0-922613-56-7 Hardcover OUT OF PRINT
ISBN-13: 978-0-922613-57-1 / ISBN-10:  0-922613-57-5 Softcover $6.95