Today I Am a Boy

By: Hays, David and Daniel Hays

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Book Condition: Good


BH1 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in good- condition with a dust jacket in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in light gray paper covered boards quarter bound in light blue paper with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear plus the usual library stamps on the front endpaper and top outside paper edges plus the dust jacket endflaps have been glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards plus the front endpaper has been removed as part of the library's withdrawal process. The dust jacket shows only very minor overall shelf wear plus it is still in the original library mylar sleeve with the usual library label on the spine that wraps around onto the back plus the endflaps have been glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards. A book about the author who, at 66, joined a synagogue for the first time in over 50 years, decides to study Hebrew and be a bar mitzvah. He is a world-renowned theatreical designer, founder of the National Theatre of the Deaf, father of 2 grown children and coauthor of "My Old Man and the Sea." He borrows his grandson's beginner's Hebrew workbook and jouns a class of 12 year olds and embarks on a voyage of faith and community. 255p.

Title: Today I Am a Boy

Author: Hays, David and Daniel Hays

Categories: Biography, Memoirs, Jewish Studies, Jewish Life, Jewish Communities,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Simon & Schuster Trade: 2000

ISBN: 0743201264

ISBN 13: 9780743201261

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Ex-Library

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Book ID: SCW04308

Keywords: Nonfiction Non-fiction Memoir Autobiography Religion Religious Studies Bar Mitzvah Connecticut Jew Jews United States Jewish History Jewish Religion Judaism Rituals Practice Judaica Jewish Rituals Jewish Practice Rite of Passage Rite of Passage Manhood,