HANUKKAH BOOK LIST

Resources


A Different Light: The Hanukkah Book of Celebration by Noam Zion (Shalom Hartman Institute, 2000).









Eight Nights, Eight Lights: Family Values for Each Night of Hanukkah by Kerry M. Olitzky (Alef Design Group, 1994).

 








Hanukkah: The Family Guide to Spiritual Celebration
by Ron Wolfson (Jewish Lights, 2001).










JPS Holiday Anthologies: The Hanukkah Book of Celebration by Ron Wolfson (Jewish Lights, 2001).







Children's Books

Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins by Eric A. Kimmel and Trina Schart Hyman (Holiday House, 1994). While goblins want to ruin Hanukkah, they are foiled by Hershel.








Hurray for Hanukkah! by Fran Manushkin (Random House Books for Young Readers, 2001).









My Two Grandmothers by Effin Older (Harcourt Brace, 2000). The story of a child with one grandmother who celebrates Hanukkah and the other who celebrates Christmas.









Sharing Blessings: Children's Stories for Exploring the Spirit of the Jewish Holidays by Rachel Musleah and Michael Klayman (Jewish Lights, 1997). A family who discovers the meanings of Jewish holidays through their everyday life.








The Trees of the Dancing Goats by Patricia Polacco (Simon & Schuster, 1996). Friends of different faiths celebrate Hanukkah and Christmas.