Winners! BookviewPLUS: The Always Prayer Shawl

Author: Sheldon Oberman

Illustrator: Ted  Lewin

First Published: 1997

Genre: Realistic Fiction


  • Customs and traditions - Aesthetic World
  • Immigration and Emigration - Family World
  • Jewish Americans - Multicultural Understanding
  • Religions - Religions

Bookbrief: A prayer shawl is handed down from grandfather to grandson in this story of Jewish tradition and the passage of generations.

Recommended Grade Group: PreK-Grade 2

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