Books by Tracy Newman

ROSH HASHANAH IS COMING! by Tracy Newman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2016

"A simple and joyous introduction to an important holiday. (Board book. 18 mos.-4)"
Two young members of an extended family get ready for the Jewish New Year. Read full book review >
SHABBAT HICCUPS by Tracy Newman
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"A pleasantly satisfying modern addition to the collection. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Jonah's incessant hiccupping during the weekly Shabbat observance prompts members of his family to suggest a solution. Read full book review >
PASSOVER IS COMING! by Tracy Newman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2016

"A sweet introduction in spite of its incongruities. (Board book. 1-4)"
This playfully illustrated board book introduces some of the customs and rituals of the centerpiece of the Passover holiday: the Seder. Read full book review >
HANUKKAH IS COMING! by Tracy Newman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"A joyful and sweet introduction to the holiday. (Board book. 1-4)"
A simple introduction for very young children to some of the ways Hanukkah is celebrated. Read full book review >
UNCLE ELI'S WEDDING by Tracy Newman
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2015

"An author's note and glossary of key Jewish wedding vocabulary round out this saccharine introductory story for youngsters attending their first ceremony. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A young nephew must relinquish some of his valued soccer practice time to attend his favorite uncle's wedding and is rewarded. Read full book review >
SHABBAT IS COMING! by Tracy Newman
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2014

"This playful depiction of a loving family gathering is a suitable introduction for observant families. (Board book. 1-4)"
A Jewish family makes busy preparations as Shabbat (or Sabbath) approaches. Read full book review >