The Seven Species: Stories and Recipes Inspired by the Foods of the Bible
Rediscover the land of our ancestors through the products of the
field! The Bible mentions these seven species of food as the
indigenous foods of the Land of Israel. Author Matt Biers-Ariel and
illustrator Tama Goodman have created this unique collection of
stories and recipes based on the seven species. A story is provided
for each of the seven species, along with a creative recipe.
Background information about each of the seven food types is also
provided, highlighting its role in Jewish texts and history. This
collection of stories and recipes will help both children and
adults connect with the ancient Israelites and the Land of the
Bible, as well as gain a true appreciation for the beauty and
abundance of God's creations.