The Hanukkah Story

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Black Rabbit Books, 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 23 pages
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The story of how Judah saved the Jews and their beliefs from King Antiochus is beautifully told and richly illustrated in The Hanukkah Story. The book also includes information about the significance of the Hanukkah festival today, a Hanukkah recipe, and instructions for the game of dreidel. Book jacket.

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Anita Ganeri is an award-winning author of information books for children. Educated at Cambridge University, she has written more than 300 books, including the best-selling 'Horrible Geography' series (Scholastic Children's Books) which won a 2009 Blue Peter Book Award. She writes widely on animals and the natural world. A recent title for Raintree, A Day in the Life of Rainforest Animals: Capybara, has been shortlisted for a Maryland Blue Crab Award 2012. Anita lives in the north of England with her husband, children and assorted pets.

Rachael Phillips, a church music director, began her unplanned writing career when the church secretary demanded newsletter articles, or else. She has written more than 400 articles, newspaper columns, devotions, and stories along with several books. Rachael enjoys speaking at women's meetings and conducts writing workshops. She and Steve, her high school sweetheart and husband of thirty-eight years, live in Upland, Indiana. They have three grown children and five grandchildren.

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