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Agnon's Alef Bet Poems

By S. Y. Agnon (author), Arieh Zeldich (illustrator)

An Association of Jewish Librarians Best of the Bunch Book

Known for his ability to evoke the rich imagery of the Bible and ancient Israel, Nobel Laureate S. Y. Agnon created a witty poem for each letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Imaginative illustrations and dual-language Hebrew-English text make Agnon's Alef Bet a much-treasured collection.

Translated by Robert Friend

Ages 5 and up

About S. Y. Agnon

Known for his ability to evoke the rich imagery of the Bible and ancient Israel, Nobel Laureate S. Y. Agnon created a witty poem for each letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Imaginative illustrations and dual-language Hebrew-English text make Agnon's Alef Bet a much-treasured collection.