Maccabee Jamboree

A Hanukkah Countdown

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 1   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

One by one the eight little Maccabees seem to disappear as they polish the menorah, wrap gifts, and cook latkes in preparation for their Hanukkah party. But when the lone Maccabee calls for his friends, one by one they are together again. A lively counting book.

Format Your Price
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 1
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Copyright 1998
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Kar-Ben Publishing ®
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 1998-08-01
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 11 x 8.5
Features Reviewed


San Diego Family Magazine

“. . .another sure to please favorite. . .” —San Diego Family Magazine

Jewish Journal

“. . .an extra point for exceptional creativity with this story because it isn’t easy to find a new angle on Chanukah and they’ve done it!” —The Jewish Journal

The Jewish State

“This colorful paperback is a great counting book. Holland cleverly mixes Hanukkah activites…with counting numbers one through eight.”

Washington Parent

“. . .exuberant illustrations, the glimpse at familiar rituals and the build-up of excitement engendered by the countdown make this book an excellent choice for preschoolers. . .” —Washington Parent

Author: Cheryl Holland

Illustrator: Roz Schanzer