Come, Let Us Be Joyful - The Story of Hava Nagila
"It is a fine thing to be joyful. And is anything more joyful than coming home after a long journey? I'm going to tell you a story about a song and a journey home that took two thousand years!" So begins this charming picture book which brings to life the history of Hava Nagila - how it began while journeying toward the building of the State of Israel.
Provides the story behind the creation of the traditional Hebrew song, and information about Moshe Nathanson, the songwriter.
Reading age 6 - 9 years, 36 pages, Grade level 1 - 3, hardcover