Winners! BookviewPLUS: Yussel's Prayer: A Yom Kippur Story

Author: Selected, translated, and adapted by Barbara Cohen

Illustrator: Michael J. Deraney

First Published: 1981

Genre: Realistic Fiction


  • Customs and traditions - Aesthetic World
  • Ethnic, racial and religious groups - Contemporary Realistic Fiction
  • Jewish Americans - Multicultural Understanding

Bookbrief: A cowherd's simple but sincere Yom Kippur prayer is instrumental in ending the day's fast.

Recommended Grade Group: PreK-Grade 2

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