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D Is for Dreidel: A Hanukkah Alphabet

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4.28  ·  Rating details ·  25 ratings  ·  9 reviews
Celebrate all things Hanuakkah in this A to Z primer . . .

Introduce your little one to the Festival of Lights in this fun collection of twenty-six illustrations featuring Hanukkah-themed concepts, such as latkes, gelt, the menorah, and of course dreidels.

Greg Paprocki works full-time as an illustrator and book designer. In addition to illustrating several Curious George b
Board Book, 32 pages
Published September 4th 2018 by Gibbs Smith
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Mr. Cody
Feb 01, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Gentile review: Amazing book with some of the best art around. A visual treat! Mozel Tov
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Jan 11, 2020 rated it really liked it
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I liked this cheerful Chanukah alphabet book! One oddity I noticed: “Z” for “Zaide” (grandpa) is included, but that’s the only family member word that’s given. Presumably there just aren’t that many options for a “Z” word, but I would think if you’re going to put Zaide in an alphabet boo, you’d at least include Bubbe (grandma) too. Honestly my favorite thing about the book was the texture of the pages! The heavy board-book pages are made of a lovely smooth material that provided a really enjoyab ...more
A gorgeous, fun book with a huge perk: a female rabbi!
Sep 27, 2018 rated it really liked it
This is a neat ABC board book about Hanukkah. The illustrations were awesome! It reminded me of the Jetsons cartoon.
Miss Sarah
Sep 03, 2020 rated it liked it
A preschool and up board book about different parts of Hanukkah as told from a to z
Nov 16, 2018 rated it really liked it
Retro illustrations of bright and joyful family scenes would put anyone in the mood to celebrate!
Villain E
Apr 04, 2019 rated it really liked it
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I picked this up because I like Greg Paprocki's artwork. This isn't my culture, but I'm happy to introduce my kids to a variety of ideas. I did have to look up a few words.
Eliot Reads
Mar 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Love the mid-century modern-esque illustrations in this alphabet book all about Hanukkah.
Feb 20, 2019 rated it it was amazing
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Best illustrations ever! So much to see, find and talk about on each page and of course a few new words to learn too. Did we mention the awesome illustrations? 🔯🙏
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