DRY BONES HAGGADAH by YAAKOV KIRSCHEN
This hardcover Haggadah reads from right to left and the red page mark ribbon is attached at the bottom of the book instead of at the top, every page is in full color, and the serious commentary is delivered in funny cartoons. It provides a full and accurate line by line translation into English of the complete Hebrew text. All blessings, in addition to translation are printed with transliteration. Complete directions to the conducting of the Seder are clearly provided. Anyone who likes Yaakov Kirschen's Dry Bones cartoons is going to love his new Dry Bones Passover Haggadah, and if you don't know Dry Bones, well, you are in for a treat. This 104 page English/Hebrew Haggadah is completely traditional, yet it is a totally unique and exciting work. Every page of beautifully laid out text is framed by full color humorous Dry Bones cartoons and graphics. Its colors have been picked, blended, and tweaked by Israeli artist/colorist Sali Ariel, so it is no surprise that every page feels like a work of art. At the Seder, while the text of the Haggadah is being read aloud, the Dry Bones cartoons which surround the text are also speaking to the participants, raising questions, playing with ideas, and bringing smiles to faces. We are told that it is praiseworthy to expand on the Passover text. The Dry Bones Haggadah does exactly that ...with the warmth of Jewish humor The pages of this lovely Haggadah lack only the occasional wine-stain or two to turn it into a precious family treasure. With this Haggadah your Seder will be an enjoyable experience for all, from the oldest to the youngest.