Looking For Light

A Shabbat Story

Written by Rebecca Gardyn Levington
Illustrated by Gillian Eilidh O’Mara
Publisher: Macmillan/Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Publication Date: Fall 2026
ISBN-13: TBD
Ages 4-8

Coming from Macmillan/FSG in Fall 2026!

LOOKING FOR LIGHT: A Shabbat Story is a poetic picture book about a child learning how to notice and find gratitude for life’s small joyful moments. With the Jewish holiday of Shabbat as a backdrop and told from the unique perspective of “the Light,” this story encourages children of any background to take time each week to reflect upon the good in their lives. Back matter offers kid-friendly activities to inspire a regular gratitude practice.

Written by Rebecca Gardyn Levington
Illustrated by Gillian Eilidh O’Mara
Publisher: Macmillan/Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Publication Date: Fall 2026
ISBN-13: TBD
Ages 4-8

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