Yom Kippur Resources

Yom Kippur ResourcesYom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is the most solelmn holiday of the Jewish year.  On this day, each of us asks forgiveness and to be cleansed of our sins so that we may live to a higher standard in the coming year.

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Pre-School, Kindergarten, First, and Second Grades
Title Author
A Child's First Book of Jewish Holidays Kolatch, Alfred
A First Book of Jewish Holidays Cedarbaum, Sophia
The Hardest Word: A Yom Kippur Story Jules, Jacqueline
Jonah and the Whale (and the Worm)   Marzollo, Jean
K'tonton's Yom Kippur Kitten Weilerstein, Sadie
The Littlest Fish Rouss, Sylvia A.
Minnie's Yom Kippur Birthday Singer, Marilyn
My Jewish Holiday Fun Book Koffsky, Ann
Oh No, Jonah Baisley, Tilda
On Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Fishman, Cathy G.
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Rau, Dana M.
Sammy Spider's First Yom Kippur Rouss, Sylvia A.
Sneakers to Shul Cohen, Floreva G.
Sound the Shofar!: A Story for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur                     Kimmelman, Leslie                                    
The Story of Jonah Chancellor, Deborah
Yom Kippur with Bina, Benny, and Chaggai Havonah Ganz, Yaffa
   
Aleph and Bet Classes
Celebrate Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Heiligman, Deborah
Crafts for the Jewish Child Ginsburg, Ruth
Daniel and the Silver Flute Ruther, Gerald C.
Danny Loves a Holiday Taylor, Sydney
Drawing Your Way Through the Jewish Holidays Schick, Eleanor
Jonah and the Two Great Fish Gerstein, Mordicai
K'tonton's Yom Kippur Kitten Weilerstein, Sadie
Let's Celebrate Our Jewish Holidays Kolatch, Alfred J.
The Magic of Kol Nidre Siegel, Bruce
My First Book of Jewish Holidays Silverman, Maida
Oh No, Jonah! Balsley, Tilda
A Picture Book of Jewish Holidays Adler, David
Poems for Jewish Holidays Livingston, Myra Cohn
Toby Belfer and the High Holy Days Pushker, Gloria Teles
Yom Kippur with Bina, Benny, and Chaggai Hayonah Ganz, Yaffa
   
Gimel, Daled, and Hay Classes
All About Yom Kippur Groner, Judyth
Drawing Your Way Through the Jewish Holidays Schick, Eleanor
Elijah's Tears Pearl, Sydelle
First Fast Cohen, Barbara
Honey Cake Stuchner, Joan Betty
Poems for Jewish Holidays   Livingston, Myra Cohn
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur: Sweet Beginnings Drucker, Malka
The Shofar That Lost Its Voice Fass, David
Sound the Shofar!: The Story and Meaning of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Chaikin, Miriam
The Uninvited Guest and Other Jewish Holiday Tales Jaffe, Nina
War in the Middle East: A Reporter's Story: Black September and the Yom Kippur War Hampton, Wilborn
A Year of Jewish Stories: 52 Tales for Children and Families                        Maisel, Grace
Yom Kippur: A Family Service Abrams, Judith Z.
   
Adult Books
1,001 Questions and Answers on Rosh Hashanah and 
  Yom Kippur                  
Cohen, Jeffrey
All These Vows (Kol Nidre) Hoffman, Rabbi Lawrence
The Five Megilloth and Jonah
Ginsberg, H. L.
The High Holy Days
Kieval, Hayyim Herman
High Holy Days Machzor: A Prayer Service for Young Children and Their Families Silver, Jody (illustrator)
Rosh Hashanah Yom Kippur Survival Kit
Apisdorf, Shimon
The Yom Kippur Anthology
Goodman, Philip
Yom Kippur: Its Significance, Laws, and Prayers
Scherman, Rabbi Nosson
   
Reference Book
Machzor for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
Harlow, Rabbie Jules
   
Audio Cassette/DVD/Video Cassette
Title
      Audio Cassette / DVD / VHS            
Kol Nidrei and Yom Kippur Service Highlights Audio Cassette

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