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My First Chanukah

My First Chanukah

by Tomie dePaola Illustrated by Tomie dePaola
A perfect first book for preschoolers who are beginning to recognize the symbols of the Chanukah season.
Ages
4, 5, 6
Interest Level
Grades K - 2

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Tomie dePaola Tomie dePaola was born in Meriden, Connecticut in 1934. At age 4, he knew he wanted to become a writer and an illustrator. His mother was an avid book lover and read to him and his brother often. As a child, dePaola would illustrate the books his mother read to him.
Contributor Image Alt Tag Tomie dePaola Tomie dePaola was born in Meriden, Connecticut in 1934. At age 4, he knew he wanted to become a writer and an illustrator. His mother was an avid book lover and read to him and his brother often. As a child, dePaola would illustrate the books his mother read to him.

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