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Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah: The Ceremony, the Party, and How the Day Came to Be
In some places, bar and bat mitzvahs are rivaled only by proms as the most important social event in many teens’ lives. Parties celebrating the occasion can range from humble cookies-and-punch receptions to lavish catered affairs with elaborate themes and celebrity guests. But more important, bar mitzvahs and bat mitzvahs are serious religious ceremonies, with rich histori ...more
Paperback, 80 pages
Published August 20th 2007 by HMH Books for Young Readers
(first published 1984)
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Mar 08, 2011 Robin rated it it was amazing
Just a dip of information, exactly the right length and depth for your pre-bat-mitzvah kid who doesn't really want to read a book about b'nai mitzvot. A few interesting details and celebrity b'nai mitzvah stories help.