Sukkot 2020

Sukkot starts tonight! This year, outdoor-ish dining in a sukkah, a temporary outdoor booth with a plant-based roof, feels extra-fashionable (though maybe this isn’t the year to invite a crowd).

Whether you’re an old hand or feel like you don’t know your schach from your etrog, here are some books from the Guide/Reviews Database* to shed light on the Jewish harvest festival. Chag sameach!

*During COVID-19 the Horn Book's digital archives, including the Magazine and Gudie/Reviews Database, remain free to all. Access information here.

Shoshana Flax
Shoshana Flax

Shoshana Flax, associate editor of The Horn Book Magazine, is a former bookseller and holds an MFA in Writing for Children from Simmons University. She is a current member of the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award committee, and has served on the Sydney Taylor Book Award committee.

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