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Max Builds a Time Machine

Book Back Cover, Max Builds a Time Machine
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A new early grade chapter book series from Apples & Honey Press


By Carl Harris Shuman

Illustrated by C.B.Decker

Apples & Honey Press, an imprint of Behrman House

Release Date for Books 1 and 2: 3/1/2022

Book 1: Max Builds a Time Machine

ISBN 978-1-68115-568-5

Hardcover chapter book, 48 pp, $16.95

Color illustrations; Ages 6-8

When Max time-travels to meet the biblical Abraham and Sarah, he learns the value of welcoming strangers--including Emma, a new girl in his class.

Book 2: Max and Emma Cross the Red Sea

ISBN 978-1-68115-572-2

Hardcover chapter book, 56 pp, $16.95

Color Illustrations; Ages 6-8

Max and his new friend Emma time-travel to see Moses and the Israelites crossing the Red Sea. Together they learn some important lessons about faith, courage, and believing in yourself. PASSOVER theme.

PJ Library has chosen Max Builds a Time Machine as its June 2022 selection for seven year olds!

PJ Library, a program of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, sends free Jewish children's books to families across the world every month.

The Grinspoon Foundation has also provided me with an Incentive Award for writing my first Jewish children's book. I am deeply honored and humbled by this recognition of my work.

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