Zayde Comes to Live
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.
Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Biethnic; Family member death; biethnic family; death of a grandfather
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.