By Richard Ungar
This is a delightful Hanukkah story for kids from every culture. Filled with magnificently detailed watercolour illustrations, holiday history, some genuine giggles and a heartwarming message of gratitude.
On the eve of Hanukkah, the People of Chelm have received a special gift from the Mayor of Lublin. A giant menorah in which they place in the square for all to admire. Every night, the villagers meet to watch the lighting of a candle on the menorah. And every night, the villagers ponder What is the most fitting way to thank the Mayor of Lublin?
The villagers come up with idea after idea, but their gift never quite reaches the Mayor. What will they do? Finally, on the last night of Hanukkah, Yitzi has an idea to orchestrate the surprise thank you gift.
Hardcover storybook, 32 pages.