Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Hanukkah: With Light, Latkes, and Dreidels by Deborah Heiligman, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Hanukkah: With Light, Latkes, and Dreidels

Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Hanukkah: With Light, Latkes, and Dreidels

by Deborah Heiligman
     
 

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With dazzling images and engaging text, readers learn about the historical and cultural significance of Hanukkah and why it is celebrated around the world. From the lighting of the menorah to the special foods that are shared to the spinning of the dreidels, they'll get insights about this holiday's traditions and the Jewish faith. This book

Overview

With dazzling images and engaging text, readers learn about the historical and cultural significance of Hanukkah and why it is celebrated around the world. From the lighting of the menorah to the special foods that are shared to the spinning of the dreidels, they'll get insights about this holiday's traditions and the Jewish faith. This book also offers fascinating facts, a recipe, and a Common Core-aligned activities.

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"...The main text is succinct and appropriate for reading aloud… An attractive, informative title that will be welcomed in any library."—Booklist

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781426302930
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Publication date:
10/14/2008
Series:
Holidays Around the World
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
199,356
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile:
730L (what's this?)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

Meet the Author

Deborah Heiligman is the award-winning author of 15 children's books. She specializes in simplifying complex subjects for young people, particularly in the areas of science and social studies. She lives in New York City.

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