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6 Picture Books for Chanukah

Last night our Jewish friends began their celebration of the miracle of Chanukah. Although my husband and I are not Jewish, most of my family is. And we want the children to learn about festivals, beliefs, and traditions from other culture. Whether you are celebrating Chanukah or just want to share ...
  • Annie Rose

    Chanukah Books for kids

  • New Orleans Public Library

    Maccabee!: The Story of Hanukkah by Tilda Balsley, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0761345086/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_VGKXqb0NEGDJT

  • J Stahl

    "Maccabee! The Story of Hanukkah" is an illustrated child's story of the events that led to the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah, told in jaunty verse. Simon's son Judah, nicknamed "Maccabee" because he organized Jewish resistance to religious intolerance, was like a hammer of God to the Jews fighting against King Antiochus and his enforced oppressions.

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