"A beautiful, Impressionistic introduction to a portion of Judaic lore and a European architectural marvel."--Kirkus
"I've never seen Prague in such luminous colors . . . Prague with wings . . . flying, floating, reaching the sky. The simple fact is that it is a glorious book."--Peter Sis
About the Author
MARK PODWAL is the author and illustrator of numerous books, including Jerusalem Sky: Stars, Crosses, and Crescents; A Sweet Year: A Taste of the Jewish Holidays; and The Menorah Story. He has received awards from the Society of Illustrators and the Jewish Book Council, his drawings have appeared in the New York Times for more than thirty years, and his work is represented in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Victoria and Albert Museum, among many others. He lives in New York, where he also practices medicine.