Books by Shahar Kober

ENGINEER ARI AND THE HANUKKAH MISHAP by Deborah Bodin Cohen
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"This addition to the series moves beyond the holiday with its implied message of friendship, cooperation and mutual respect for separate cultures sharing one homeland. (glossary, author's note) (Picture book. 5-7)"
A camel, a train mishap and the holiday of Hanukkah bring together a Bedouin and a Jew in acts of kindness and camaraderie. Read full book review >
ENGINEER ARI AND THE SUKKAH EXPRESS by Deborah Bodin Cohen
FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 2010

"An author's note provides background on the original Jerusalem-to-Jaffa line. (glossary) (Picture book/religion. 3-6)"
Engineer Ari, the first conductor of the new train from Jaffa to Jerusalem, builds a Sukkah with friends Nathaniel and Jesse using wood left over from laying the new tracks. Read full book review >