Tagged: Kar-Ben Publishing

Too Far From Home by Naomi Shmuel

Too Far From Home by Naomi Shmuel

Illustrator: Avi Katz “There’s an Ethiopian; there’s an Ethiopian!” I heard them shouting. I looked behind me, but I couldn’t see any Ethiopian. Children began crowding round me, and I still didn’t realize that...

My Sis­ter Is Sleeping by Devo­ra Bush­eri

My Sis­ter Is Sleeping by Devo­ra Bush­eri

Illustrator: Michel Kich­kaTranslator: Shi­ra Atik A big sister in an Israeli family draws pictures as she eagerly anticipates her baby sister waking from her nap. She lovingly describes the baby, imagining all the things...

Miriam at the River by Jane Yolen

Miriam at the River by Jane Yolen

Illustrator: Khoa Le Giving her baby brother a kiss, brave little Miriam places Moses’s basket into the river. With one quick push, she sends him into the water, hoping her wish will come true...

Room for One More by Monique Polak

Room for One More by Monique Polak

For twelve-year-old Rosetta Wolfson, the war in Europe seems very far off from her home in Canada. Then Mr. Schwartzberg comes to tea and asks Rosetta’s parents if they will take in a young...