The Magic Dreidels: A Hanukkah Story

The Magic Dreidels A Hanukkah Story Jacob makes amends when a goblin gives him dreidels that spin out latkes and Hanukkah gelt

  • Title: The Magic Dreidels: A Hanukkah Story
  • Author: Eric A. Kimmel Katya Krenina
  • ISBN: 9780823412747
  • Page: 464
  • Format: Paperback
  • Jacob makes amends when a goblin gives him dreidels that spin out latkes and Hanukkah gelt.

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    1. When a boy loses his new dreidel down the bottom of a well, the goblin who lives there gives him a magical replacement. But when the boy's neighbor cheats him twice, the goblin helps again.An imaginative take on an old folktale, and, interestingly enough, a story I first encountered in March of this year when I read Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk.

    2. This is a fun and magical story about Hanukkah. Throughout the story, a little boy, Jacob, seems to get into a bit of trouble because of his youthful naivety and his love of playing with his dreidel. Jacob receives gifts of magical dreidels from a goblin in his well, but he is tricked by a greedy neighbor and loses them. The goblin comes through for him one last time and the ending is happy and all is forgiven. The illustrations are very colorful and expressive and it was interesting to see a go [...]

    3. A teacher wanted a Hunukkah picture book, and librarians recommended this above all others. Yikes. I have to say that I hated much of it, but there was enough to like to make this a solid 1.5 stars. Bear in mind that I am not Jewish, and the cultural norms and values are perhaps different from my own, so to be fair, I will again point out that this is highly recommended by librarians.As for my experience The protagonist is happily-ever-after rewarded for rudeness, laziness, and foolishness. Ther [...]

    4. Asher likes this song on the BNL Christmas album called "I Have a Little Dreidel" and kept asking me what a dreidel was. So we got this book so he could see what a dreidel was. Back to the book, it's a cute little story about a little boy who keeps getting magic dreidels from the goblin at the bottom of the well. But the town busybody keeps tricking him out of them. In the end, all is set right.Okay illustrations.

    5. A kid-pleasing Hanukkah book. When Jacob loses his dreidel in the well, he meets a goblin who provides him with a magic dreidel. A dreidel that dispenses hot, tasty latkes! But look out for the tricky town busybody. Fun for kids of all ages.

    6. This is a fun little Hanukkah Story! It is based on a the "The Table Cloth the Donkey and the Stick " which I haven't read but sounds like a fun story that can be modified for a fun, Hanukkah story. Very fun!

    7. Jacob was having to much fun playing with his new dreidel to help the family get ready for Hanukkah. When he is sent to the well to get water he meets a goblin who gives him magic dreidels. His neighbor Fruma Sarah tricks him out of them, but in the end he gets his revenge.

    8. The main character essentially gets rewarded twice over for being lazy, brattish, demanding, and stupid. It is horrifying.

    9. AR Quiz No. 148354 EN FictionAccelerated Reader Quiz Information IL: LG - BL: 2.7 - AR Pts: 0.5Accelerated Reader Quiz Type Information AR Quiz Types: RP

    10. This is a story about dreidels. This is a good book to use if you are talking about holidays in your classroom.

    11. An adventurous story about magic dreidels, what happens when they are used. Cute to read when introducing Hanukkah.

    12. This is my favorite Hanukkah picture book. The story is wonderful and the illustrations are terrific.

    13. Uniquely illustrated fable, cute story, directions for how to play the dreidel game on the back cover.

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