Bar Mitzvah (gifts for)

  • Great Jews in Sports by Robert Slater
  • Great Jews in Sports by Robert Slater.
  • How To Ruin Your Life by Ben Stein.
  • I Never Saw Another Butterfly.
  • In the Beginning: Creation Stories from Around the World by Virginia Hamilton.
  • Jewish Literacy by Joseph Telushkin
  • Jewish Wisdom by Joseph Telushkin
  • The always prayer shawl by Sheldon Oberman. A prayer shawl is handed down from grandfather to grandson in this story of Jewish tradition and the passage of generations.
  • The Chosen by Potok.
  • The everything Judaism Book: A complete primer on the Jewish faith--from holidays and rituals to traditions and culture, by Richard Bank ISBN 1-58062-728-5
  • The Torah: A Modern Commentary edited by W. Gunther Plaut. This is Conservative interpretation of the bible and thus would not be appropriate for an Orthodox family.
  • To be  Jew: A guide to Jewish Observance in contemporary life, by Rabbi Hayim Halevy Donin, ISBN 0-465-08624-1



    Bat Mitzvah

  • Listen to her Voice: Women of the Hebrew Bible by Miki Raver.

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