Welcome to Temple Ohabai Shalom Library
- My promised land : the triumph and tragedy of Israel
- Boys of steel : the creators of Superman
Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster, two misfit teens in Cleveland, were more like Clark Kent than Superman. Both boys escaped into the worlds of science fiction and pulp magazine tales. In 1934, they created the superhero, but it was four years before they convinced a publisher to take a chance on their Man of Steel in a new format--the comic book.
- The first gift
As a boy tells about the first gift his parents gave him, his name, he identifies someone else who had the same name, recalls how names came to be, and lists different names one person might be called. Includes facts about Jewish naming customs.
- Ilan Ramon : Jewish star
A biography of Israel's first astronaut ending with his tragic death aboard the Space Shuttle Columbia in 2003.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel : man of spirit, man of action
Profiles Abraham Heschel, a Jewish rabbi who grew up in eastern Europe; taught, spoke, and wrote about Judaism and civil rights; and walked with Martin Luther King, Jr., in the 1965 march in Selma, Alabama.
- Steven Spielberg : crazy for movies
- Shalom y'all : images of Jewish life in the American South
- Exodus from Egypt
A retelling of the story of Moses and the plagues sent by God to convince the Pharoah to let the Israelites leave Egypt.
- Gershon's monster : a story for the Jewish New Year
When his sins threaten the lives of his beloved twin children, a Jewish man finally repents of his wicked ways.
- Noah's trees
Noah nurtures his trees, planning to give them to his sons, but God has another use for them in mind.