The Eighth Menorah (Hardcover)
Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807518922, 32pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2013
Hanukkah is a few weeks away, and Sam can't wait to celebrate with his family, especially his grandma. At Sunday school, everyone in his class is busy making clay menorahs to give as Hanukkah gifts Sam likes how his menorah is turning out, but he's worried--his family already has seven menorahs Will they want another one? His teacher reassures him that his parents will love it, but Sam is determined to solve this problem on his own and find the perfect home for his menorah. Sam's dilemma in this sweet and simple Hanukkah story is one that rings true for kids and their families.
About the Author
Lauren L. Wohl has loved children's books all her life: first as a child reader; then as a school librarian, a publisher, a mom, a reviewer, and now as a grandmother. She is the author of Matzoh Mouse. A native New Yorker, she lives with her husband in South Beach, Florida, and in Lenox, Massachusetts. Laura Hughes is the illustrator of Rabbit on the Run and studied illustration at Kingston University in London. She lives in East London, England.