Celebrate Passover with picture books

Updated April 5, 2023
Drag items up and down to your preferred order then select the "Save Order" button.
The Passover guest
Kusel, Susan
Sydney Taylor Award Winner A girl's kindness to a mysterious magician leads to a Passover miracle. Beautifully illustrated and deftly told, this story full of hope, tradition-- and just a touch of magic-- is a new Passover classic in the making. It...
An Invitation to Passover
Olitzky, Rabbi Kerry/ Cohen, Rabbi Deborah Bodin/ Kolker, Mariia (ILT)
Welcoming Elijah : a Passover tale with a tail
Newman, Lesle a
Winner of the Sydney Taylor Book Award and the National Jewish Book Award, Welcoming Elijah by celebrated author Leslea Newman, unites a young boy and a stray kitten in a warm, lyrical story about Passover, family, and friendship. Inside, a boy and his family sit around...
Meet the Matzah : a passover story
Silberberg, Alan
From the creator of Meet the Latkes comes the zaniest retelling of the Passover story starring an earnest matzah and his bready friends! What makes this Passover different from all other Passovers? Meet Alfie Koman. He's a matzah who really likes to...
The Passover mouse
Wieder, Joy Nelkin
In this charming and witty Passover story about kindness, community, tradition, and forgiveness, a little mouse disrupts a town's preparations for the holiday when it steals a piece of leavened bread-orchometz-just as all the houses have been swept clean in time for the holiday. ...
Grover and Big Bird's Passover celebration
Balsley, Tilda.
Grover and Big Bird are in a hurry to get to the Passover seder, but--uh, oh!--there are many delays. Moishe Oofnik comes to the rescue in his tumbledown truck, but will they arrive in time to ask the Four Questions?
It's Passover Grover!
Shepherd, Jodie
A Sesame Street Passover story with stickers, a poster, and a card game! It's Passover on Sesame Street, and Grover invites a few friends to a Seder at his house. More and more guests show up, and room is made at the table to honor the traditional Passover invitation: "Let all...
Passover, here I come!
Steinberg, David
Celebrate Passover with a collection of funny and festive poems from the author of the hugely popular Kindergarten, Here I Come! The Seder plate is set and the pantry's filled with matzah -- Passover is here! Author D. J. Steinberg is back with an all new collection of...
Raquela's seder
Stein, Joel Edward
Raquela yearns to celebrate a Passover seder, but Inquisition-era Spain is a time when Jews must hide their religion. Under the rising moon, her clever papa, the best fisherman in town, creates a unique celebration for his family. In his fishing boat on the sea, far from prying eyes, they...
Chelm for the holidays
Frankel, Valerie Estelle
Celebrating Jewish holidays has never been sillier than in Chelm, the Village of Fools! While the Chelmites try to solve problems--like outsmarting bees to get Rosh Hashanah honey, and keeping menorah candles lit without enough oil--their foolishness causes even more chaos. Enjoy these tall tales,...
The four questions
Schwartz, Lynne Sharon
Why is this night different from all other nights? Every year when families gather for the Passover holiday, the youngest child poses that question as part of the poetic Four Questions near the start of the Seder. The answers are no less than the story of a people bound in slavery,...
Bailey, R. J.
In Passover, young readers will learn about this Jewish holiday and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique holiday.A labeled diagram helps readers understand the symbols of Passover, while a picture...

Library staff! You can create and contribute to lists. Contact your catalog administrator or log in here.