Hanukkah / Chanukah
Hanukkah Books for Children
Every year, we see more and more Hanukkah books for children. The books below emphasize the importance of this major Jewish holiday, family activities during Hanukkah, its history, and sharing with friends and neighbors.
Hanukkah is the Jewish festival of lights, commemorating the rededication of the Jerusalem temple. With the giving of gifts, the lighting of the menorah, recipes, crafts, and history, Hanukkah has been celebrated for more than 2,000 years on the 25th day of the month of Kislev (Jewish calendar). Read more about Hanukkah in books and literature.