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My First Chanukah

Written & illustrated by Tomie dePaola
Published by Grosset & Dunlap
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Sep 11, 2008
Publication Date
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What's This Book About

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

Themes:
Hanukkah
holidays
Genres:
fiction

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The Book Snob Mom
Mom of boys. Lover of Harry Potter, Jane Austen and believes one can never own too many children's books!
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4.75 / 7.0

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

B is for Bookworm
Book-loving mommy-to-be! Recently enjoyed The Hobbit, Becoming, and The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel.
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4.75 / 7.0

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

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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:
9780448448596
Publication Date:
September 11, 2008
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
216938832
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0448448599

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