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The Matzah that Papa Brought Home

The Matzah that Papa Brought Home

by Fran Manushkin Illustrated by Ned Bittinger

Follow the events of a traditional Passover Seder in this imaginative cumulative rhyme in the style of on "The House That Jack Built." From singing "Dayenu" to opening the door as an invitation to Elijah and much more, one family celebrates a fulfilling Passover Seder.

3, 6, 8, 4, 7, 9, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 4
Grade Level Equivalent
Guided Reading
Tandem Library
Book Type
Cumulative Tale
Multicultural, Poetry and Rhymes

About the Author and Illustrator

Fran Manushkin Fran Manushkin is known for her Jewish holiday stories, which focus on the joy and warmth of family traditions.
Ned Bittinger Ned Bittinger is an award-winning painter of portraits but also paints landscapes and figurative scenes. His "alla prima" technique is perfect for illustration, and he has worked on The Matzah That Papa Brought Home , The Blue and the Gray , and Rocking Horse Christmas /

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