Zayde Comes to Live
Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Biethnic; Family member death; biethnic family; death of a grandfather
When Rachel's beloved grandfather, Zayde, comes to spend his last days with her family, she worries what will happen when he dies, especially after friends tell her the Christian and Muslim beliefs about the afterlife.
Booklist Top 10 Religion and Spirituality Books for Youth, 2013; The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection; Elizabeth Burr/Worzalla Award, 2013, Winner; Paterson Prize for Books for Young People, 2013, Honor
death; loss; terminal illness; Christianity; Islam; Judaism
Sinykin, Sheri, "Zayde Comes to Live" (2012). DIVerse Families. 958.