Eight Candles to Light A Chanukah Story by Jonny Zucker


Eight Candles to Light A Chanukah Story by Jonny Zucker

A simple introduction to Chanukah, the Jewish festival of light. Follow a family as they light the menorah, open presents and eat latkes, to celebrate the great miracle that happened over 2,000 years ago. This pre-school series introduces young children to world religions and focuses on the way the festival is celebrated today. There is detailed historical and cultural information at the end for parents and teachers.


This is just the sort of holiday story that librarians and teachers of young preschoolers look for! — Jewish Book World , 2003

About the Author

Jonny Zucker

Jonny Zucker has worked in radio, played in several bands and has worked as a stand-up comedian and a teacher. He started writing full-time and has now written over thirty books for adults, teenagers and children. These include the Venus Spring books for Piccadilly Press and the Max Flash for Stripes. He also wrote the Festival Time! series for Frances Lincoln. He lives in London with his family.

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24 pages
Interest Age: From 2


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Publication date

1st September 2003



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