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Heads Up

Yisrael Rutman

Rosh Hashanah is the head of the year because it is the single most important day of the entire year

 

Jolly Solly: All That Glitters

R. Atkins

“What’s this?” muttered Leah to herself, bending down and picking it up. “Oh! It’s a Rosh Hashanah card. It looks like Miriam’s. How sweet”

 

The Bear Family: Nonny and Benny Go Apple Picking

Yael Mermelstein

Hello, do you know how high trees are? How am I supposed to reach apples? Last I checked, climbing trees wasn’t my most successful sport

 

Jr. Tales: Heads Up!

Rachel Stein

That night, while Tatty was at Maariv and Mommy was upstairs putting the baby to sleep, Sorale and Binyamin crept into the kitchen to investigate

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 40

Bracha Rosman

Mrs. Sommer’s lowered her voice. “Idy, you and Lulu aren’t safe here. Those men may return”

 

Teen Fiction: Unstuck

Efrat Singer

“She needed a makeover desperately,” Liora said shortly. Her face clouded over. “Now if only my insides would match her outsides”

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 17

Rivka Streicher

Shiri’s voice — what she said this afternoon — cogitates in my mind: You think you’re better than us

 

1,2,3,4,5… Once I Caught a Fish Alive

Rhona Lewis

I live in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is a little island south of India. You’re probably wondering what I’m doing on an island near India

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 39

Bracha Rosman

“I’ve got Jacob’s word and Fay’s. Even without their word, I’m a well-known man in town, influential too. Who do you think the police will believe?”

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 16

Rivka Streicher

The question lands smack between my eyes, as if my face is a target.

 

Go Fish!

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

Whether on the shelves in the store, your dinner plate, or the simchah buffet, ever wondered how that delicious fillet of salmon made it there?

 

Claim to Fame: Shifra Glick

C. B. Lieber

They make us grin, chuckle, and chortle. They’re the famous Shikufitzky characters, of course! How does their creator Shifra Glick do it each week?

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Winds of Fear
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The juxtaposition of Irma and Elul
Making Our Story His
Yonoson Rosenblum On Rosh Hashanah we do not hide
No Icing on the Cake
Eytan Kobre Society — and sanity — has lost
Soul Stirring
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger Simply put, the Yamim Noraim work
Day in the Life of Aaron Ovadia
Rachel Bachrach Aaron Ovadia’s Drops of Light Project
Even Your In-Laws
Jacob L. Freedman No big reward if it’s not tough
Connecting the Dots
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman The evil, the eclipse, the destruction, the goodness
Above the Clouds
Faigy Peritzman Taking no step of my journey for granted
Moving Forward
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Rosh Hashanah invites us into our future
Kings and Queens
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt Such is the power of kavod