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Product Type: Books
Age: Early Elementary School Years
Categories: Holiday Books
Subcategories: Hanukkah


2000 Awards
Latkes, Latkes, Good to Eat
(by Naomi Howland, Clarion $15 Score:) Borrowing an old folktale device of a bountiful pot that won't stop giving, Howland has spun a tale that's as delicious as a plate full of latkes with sugar on top! 4 & up.

Age: Preschool,Early School Years. Award Year: 2000.

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2001 Awards
Moishe's Miracle
(by Laura Krauss Melmed/illus. by David Slonim, HarperCollins $15.95 Score:) Moishe, a generous farmer, is given a pan that produces endless latkes until his selfish, greedy wife steals the pan and unleashes demons. 7 & up.

Age: Early School Years. Award Year: 2001.

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2005 Award
Mrs. Greenberg's Messy Hanukkah
(Linda Glaser/illus. by Nancy Cote, Albert Whitman $15.95 Score:) Even though it's the first night of Hanukkah, Rachel's mother says they will not make latkes until next week when their relatives come for dinner. Rachel visits her elderly neighbor Mrs. Greenberg and convinces her that they should make latkes. A mess ensues, but Rachel's parents step in and everyone has a special night. 4 & up.

Age: Preschool,Early School Years. Award Year: 2005.

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2003 Award
Chanukah Bugs
(by David A. Carter, Simon & Schuster $10.95 Score:) Each of the eight nights of Chanukah are represented with an amusing and amazing gift box that opens to a twirling dreidel, sizzling latkes, sparkling menorah, and others. 37

Age: Preschool,Early School Years. Award Year: 2003.

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2006 Award
Three French Hens
(by Margie Palatini/illus. by Richard Egielski, Hyperion $15.99 Score:) Three French hens are shipped from Paris to Philippe Renard, but the address is smudged! So the three deliver themselves to the address of Phil the Fox. In this merry mix-up, the generosity of the three saves them from a dreadful fate. When Phil the Fox tries to give his feathered friends Christmas gifts, they announce that they celebrate Hanukkah . . . so they celebrate both holidays. 4 & up.

Age: Preschool,Early School Years. Award Year: 2006.

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