The Story of Hanukkah by David A. AdlerThe Story of Hanukkah by David A. Adler

The Story of Hanukkah

byDavid A. AdlerIllustratorJill Weber

Paperback | June 1, 2012

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No celebration of Hanukkah would be complete without recountng the events of more than two thousand years ago that the holiday commemorates. In a simple yet dramatic text and vibrant paintings, the story of the courageous Maccabees and the miracle that took place in the Temple in Jerusalem is retold. For readers who want to continue the festivities, a recipe for latkes and directions for playing dreidel are included.
David A. Adler is the celebrated author whose work has received the Sydney Taylor Book Award and Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Honor, Golden Kite Award Honor, and Orbis Pictus Award Honor Book citiations. He lives in the New York City metropolitan area. Jill Weber is a children's book illustrator, book designer, and college art teacher...
Title:The Story of HanukkahFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.13 inPublished:June 1, 2012Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823425479

ISBN - 13:9780823425471


Editorial Reviews

"An excellent introduction to the holidays."