10 Best Hanukkah Books for Kids
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Alexandra's Scroll: The Story of the First Hanukkah
by Miriam Chaikin
Price: $18.95; Ages: 9-12
Chaikin presents the story of the first Hanukkah through the eyes of a young female writer, Alexandra. She experiences the oppression of the Jews during the time of the Maccabees, and she flees Jerusalem with her mother. However, she returns in time to witness the miracle of the oil.