Winners! BookviewPLUS: Zayde Comes to Live

Author: Sheri Sinykin

Illustrator: Kristina Swarner

First Published: 2012

Genre: Realistic Fiction


  • Death - Family World
  • Grandfathers - Family World
  • Jewish Americans - Multicultural Understanding
  • Future life - Religious Beliefs

Bookbrief: When Rachelís beloved grandfather, Zayde, comes to spend his last days with her family, she worries what will happen when he dies, especially after friends tell her the Christian and Muslim beliefs about the afterlife.

Recommended Grade Group: PreK-Grade 2

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