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Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins

Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins

by Eric A. Kimmel Illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Three-time Caldecott artist Trina Schart Hyman adds her splendidly animated illustrations to this award-winning tale about a traveler who outwits eight goblins to bring Hanukkah to a small village.

Ages
5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades K - 3
Lexile Measure
400L
Publisher
Holiday House
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Classics, Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Fables

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Eric A. Kimmel Children's author Eric Kimmel was influenced by both the stories his grandmother remembered from her childhood in Europe and his copy of Grimm's Fairy Tales. His works include Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Gershon's Monster.
Trina Schart Hyman

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