Runaway Dreidel!

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Tandem Library, Oct 1, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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For use in schools and libraries only. On the first night of Chanukah a lucky boy receives a shiny new dreidel, but once it starts spinning it just won't stop! The dreidel spins quickly across the floor, out the door, and on down the street, with its excited owner and family in hot pursuit. Where is that dreidel heading, and will it ever stop spinning?

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User Review  - matthewbloome - LibraryThing

This book was light and fun and the kids loved it. The boy chases the dreidel that he spun a little too well all through town, into the countryside, and across the sea before he eventually has to give ... Read full review

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User Review  - Elyce - Goodreads

Great story for children who have some knowledge on Chanukah. Would need a little bit of background information for beginners; some of the terms are matched with images, but might need explaining. Read full review

About the author (2007)

Lesl a Newman is the author of more than 40 books, including Matzo Ball Moon and Remember That. She lives in Massachusetts.

Leslea Newman is the author of many popular books for children, including "Matzo Ball Moon "and "Cats, Cats, Cats!" Her fond memories of the sights, smells, and tastes of her family's Chanukah celebrations inspired her to write this story. Ms. Newman lives in Northampton, Massachusetts.
Kyrsten Brooker has illustrated several acclaimed picture books for young readers, including "They Saw the Future "and "Nothing Ever Happens on 90th Street," Ms. Brooker lives with her husband in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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