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Confused Hanukkah: An Original Story of Chelm, A

Confused Hanukkah: An Original Story of Chelm, A

by Jon Koons Illustrated by S. D. Schindler

Hanukkah is fast approaching in the village of Chelm, but the Rabbi is away. Unfortunately, not one of the villagers remembers how Hanukkah is supposed to be celebrated. So they send Yossel, a simple young man, to the neighboring village to learn what he can. Yossel makes a wrong turn, but he does find some people celebrating a holiday. The question is: Is it the right holiday?

This original story, based on the legendary town of fools, is perfect for interfaith families and anyone looking for a good chuckle at holiday time.

8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Dutton Books
Number of Pages
Comedy and Humor

About the Author and Illustrator

Jon Koons
S. D. Schindler S. D. Schindler is a children's book illustrator.

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