• 32 Pages
  • 8" x 10"
  • 9780807533840
  • October 2015

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  • 9780807533857
  • October 2015

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  • The sweet, charming illustrations, many in double-page spreads, depict how the family works together to celebrate with food, songs, and a game of dreidel.

    - Kirkus Reviews

  • Barash’s rhythmic rhyming text provides young children with a good sense of this holiday’s customs, and the refrain, “Hanukkah is on its way,” encourages listener participation.

    - Booklist

  • Warm, soft-hued illustrations of smiling rosy-cheeked people and creatures resemble those on old-fashioned holiday greeting cards.

    - The Horn Book Magazine

  • Psacharopulo’s digital landscapes and doll-like characters are as sweet as can be.

    - Publishers Weekly

  • A pleasant, visually appealing book for those focusing more on celebratory rituals than the religious aspects of the holiday.

    - School Library Journal


Alessandra Psacharopulo

Common Core

RL.2.1,2,4,5,7,10 L.2.1,1f,2,2a,2c,3,4,5,5a,6 RF.2.3,3b,3d,3f,4,4a,4b,4c SL.2.1,1a,1b,1c,2,3,4,5,6 W.2.2,3,5,6,7,8


  • Accelerated Reader Points: 0.5
  • ATOS Level: 2.9