Soosie: The Horse That Saved Shabbat by Tami Lehman-Wilzig
Menahem Halberstadt (Illustrator)
Every Shabbat, Jacob and Soosie the horse set out to deliver Ezra and Esther’s delicious challahs to their Jerusalem neighbors.
But what happens when Jacob is sick? Will everyone get their challah in time for Shabbat?
This heart warming story highlights the friendship between a boy and a horse.
Charming illustrations capture early twentieth century Jerusalem and its diverse residents from all over the Middle East and Europe.
Year first published: 2021