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My First Chanukah

Written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola
Published by Grosset & Dunlap
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4.75
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Goodreads Rating - 3.5 / 5.0
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Target Age
32
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Picture
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Publisher Summary

Describes the traditional celebration of Chanukah, including the lighting of candles on the menorah, the eating of latkes, and the spinning of the dreidl. On board pages.

What Kind of Book is My First Chanukah

Categories:
Jewish
Themes:
Hanukkah

Trusted Reviews & Ratings

The Book Snob Mom
Mom, Avid Reader, Austen Fangirl
1234567
4.75

Tomie dePaola’s illustrations make everything better, and they totally make this simple explanation of Hanukkah and it’s traditions!

B is for Bookworm
Human Development Degree, Book-loving aunt
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4.75

This book does a great job of simply explaining Chanukah without crowding in too many facts. It also has cute illustrations.. :)

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Who Wrote My First Chanukah

author & illustrator
Tomie dePaola

Tomie dePaola is one of the most popular children’s book authors and illustrators of our time and the winner of the 2011 Children’s Literature Legacy Award for “significant and lasting contribution to children’s literature,” among other lifetime achievement awards. A Newbery Honor winner, he has written and illustrated a number of books, including Caldecott Honor book Strega Nona and its companions, as well as Oliver Button Is a Sissy; The Legend of Old Befana; The Clown of God; Michael Bird-Boy; Andy, That’s My Name; and Quiet. A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and now lives in New London, New Hampshire.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0448448599
ISBN 13:
9780448448596
Publication Date:
September 11, 2008