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The Miracle of Hanukkah

Written by Malachy Doyle

Illustrated by Christopher Corr

The Miracle of Hanukkah Synopsis

The Miracle of Hanukkah is the perfect picture book to introduce children to the story and traditions of Hanukkah, with text by award-winning author Malachy Doyle and stunning, colourful illustrations from Christopher Corr, the talented team behind Rama and Sita: The Story of Diwali. King Antiochus has destroyed the temple and city because the Jews won't worship him instead of God. With no oil left, how will Judah Maccabee and the Jewish people keep the temple's flame alight? Whether you're looking for a gift for Hanukkah or a simple introduction to the story to share with children, this beautiful picture book is ideal.

The Miracle of Hanukkah Press Reviews

There are plenty of interesting facts here but told in such a way that children will pick them up as part of an interesting story that is as relevant today as it always has been. -- Rudolph Loewenstein * The School Librarian *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781472958365
Publication date: 14th November 2019
Author: Malachy Doyle
Illustrator: Christopher Corr
Publisher: Bloomsbury Education an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 32 pages

About Malachy Doyle

Malachy Doyle worked in advertising and as a teacher for children with special needs before writing children's books. He is the bestselling and award-winning author of many titles, from picture books to teen fiction. Christopher Corr was born in London and studied at the Royal College of Art. He has worked on numerous commissions including a Royal Mail millennium stamp. His round-the-world travels provide the inspiration for his work.

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