cover image RAISEL'S RIDDLE


Erica Silverman, , illus. by Susan Gaber. . FSG/Sunburst, $5.95 (40pp) ISBN 978-0-374-46199-7

"Starring a Jewish orphan in a long-ago Polish village, this colorful, expertly structured variation on Cinderella offers an independent-minded heroine and a tie-in to Purim that grounds the story without limiting its appeal," wrote PW in a starred review. Ages 5-8. (Mar.)