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Mrs. Moskowitz and the Sabbath Candlesticks

By Amy Schwartz (author), Amy Schwartz (illustrator)

A National Jewish Book Award Winner

Ages 4-8

Mrs. Moskowitz and her cat move from their house into a new apartment and feel a little lost. They miss their house, filled with family memories. But then her son brings her a box she left behind, in which she finds a pair of Sabbath candlesticks. The rediscovered candlesticks and her memories of past Sabbaths help her finally to think of the apartment as home.

About Amy Schwartz

Amy Schwartz is the National Jewish Book Award winning author and illustrator of Mrs. Moskowitz and the Sabbath Candles. Her speech topics include “Writing and Illustrating Children's Books.” Her talks are geared toward children.

Willing to Travel, $1,200 Honorarium Requested

About Amy Schwartz

Amy Schwartz is the National Jewish Book Award winning author and illustrator of Mrs. Moskowitz and the Sabbath Candles. Her speech topics include “Writing and Illustrating Children's Books.” Her talks are geared toward children.

Willing to Travel, $1,200 Honorarium Requested