For the first time in large format, Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai's legendary experiences have been brought together in one volume. Noted author and educator, Genendel Krohn seamlessly weaves each separate vignette - learned from the Gemara and other Rabbinic sources - into an integrated, readable, whole. Children and their parents will appreciate the enchanting tale of one of our People's most famous figures. Tirsta Pelleg's magnificent illustrations enhance each page, capturing the flavor of this beautiful book and its fascinating subject. The Story of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai is sure to warm the hearts of young and old. A timeless tale, it will certainly be read again and again.