When I First Held You by Mirik Snir
A Lullaby from Israel (Kar-Ben Favorites)

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A parent describes, in rhyming text, the beauty of the world on the day a young child is born.
 

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Published September 1, 2009 by Kar-Ben Publishing. 32 pages
Genres: Young Adult.

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“On the day you were born / Mountains bowed down / Rivers ran ‘round / Trees were drumming / Flowers strumming / Grasses humming…” A mother’s ecstatic love is mirrored by the wind’s, moon’s and sun’s caresses, blessings and love.

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Mirik Snir’s text croons how all of creation lauded the arrival of a beloved baby: “Rain tapped a song/ Rocks rolled along/ The sea waved with glee/ When I held you close to me.” Eleyor Snir’s vignettes of land, sea and sky have a strong decorative arts feel—there’s a soupçon of endearing visual ...

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