December 10, 2009

Hanukkah Moon

Hanukkah Moon
by Deborah da Costa

Isobel spends Hanukkah with her Aunt Luisa. They bake cookies, take pictures, break the piñata, and welcome the Hanukkah Moon.

A story about the little known Rosh Hodesh holiday. The story also shows how two different cultures - Jewish and Mexican - combine to create unique ways of celebration.

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