My First Book of Famous Jews

Secure Checkout
Easy Returns
Quick Shipping


From Einstein and the Marx Brothers to Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Barbra Streisand, this thoroughly engaging board book will give the youngest members of the tribe lots of reasons to be proud of their heritage.

Fun illustrations and entertaining, rhyming text provide an overview of some of the most influential, iconic Jews in recent history, providing context on how each made their mark. Parents, grandparents, and their little ones will enjoy this look at the Jewish impact on the fields of entertainment, literature, musical theater—and even super heroes! 
  • By Julie Merberg 
  • Illustrated by Julie Wilson
  • Baby - 3 years
  • 24 pages

More about Downtown Bookworks

Downtown Bookworks is a female-owned children’s specialty publisher. They are dedicated to inspiring a love of learning through books that feature fresh voices and perspectives, and the highest-quality design. They are proud to be a women-run independent press.

Customer Reviews

Based on 6 reviews
Stacy T.

We love reading this book to our daughter! Not only is she learning, but we are too!

Marjorie R.

Sweetly illustrated book full of Jewish pride for the youngest and young at heart.

Leora L.

My First Book of Famous Jews

Heather Z.
Best illustrations ever!!

It's like an art book! Julie Wilson's illustrations are fabulous and really help to get readers, young and old, engaged! We just love this book!

Deanna D.
Funny Book!

I bought this for a 4 year old for his birthday. The adults were enjoying it immensely. As always, things meant for children are also enjoyed by adults. Made us laugh out loud.