The Very Best Hanukkah Gift
Delacorte/Random House ISBN 0-385-32656-4
A boy who is afraid of dogs learns the meaning of courage during the week of Hanukkah.
Notable Children's Books of Jewish Content: The Best of the Bunch – Jewish Libraries
Named one of the Best Hanukkah Books for Children
by The Sydney Taylor Book Award Committee of the Association of Jewish Libraries
"With refreshing, believable characters, this engaging story of a boy's fears, a supportive family, and a celebration that reflects traditional values is a great Hanukkah gift in itself."
"Written with warmth and humor, with a chapter for each night of the celebration, this is a spirited middle-grade reader that's full of holiday tradition."
–*STARRED, School Library Journal
(This book is out of print but can be found in your local library.)