Gathering Sparks

Gathering Sparks

Hardcover(First Edition)

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A grandfather lovingly teaches his grandchild a lesson about the centuries-old concept of tikkun olam. Gently told and gorgeously illustrated, this intergenerational picture book offers a soothing and universal message for our troubled times.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781596432802
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Publication date: 08/03/2010
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 9.90(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 5 - 8 Years

About the Author

Howard Schwartz is the author of Before You Were Born and several other books. His books have won numerous awards, including the National Jewish Book Award and the Sydney Taylor Book Award. A professor of English at the University of Missouri-St. Louis as well as a noted folklorist and poet, Howard lives in St. Louis, MO.

Kristina Swarner has illustrated numerous books for young readers including Before You Were Born by Howard Schwartz. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, Kristina lives in Chicago, IL.

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