The Language of Angels: The Reinvention of Hebrew

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The Language of Angels: The Reinvention of Hebrew

by Richard Michelson

Illustrations by Karla Gudeon

First Release:

March 2017

ISBN: 9781580896368

In 1885, few Jews in Israel used the holy language of their ancestors, and Hebrew was in danger of being lost—until Ben Zion and his father got involved. Afterword. Further reading. Full-color multi-media illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9781580896368
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Charlesbridge
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 10" x 8"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.1, Points: 0.5
    Lexile: Level: 690L
    Awards & Honors: 2018 Sydney Taylor Book Award Winner, Younger Readers
    Booklist 2017 Top 10 Books for Youth, Religion & Spirituality
    Genre: Nonfic
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