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Zigazak!: A Magical Hanukkah Night #2020

Zigazak A Magical Hanukkah Night The most imaginative Hannukah tale of the season Publishers WeeklyOn the first night of Hanukkah two tricky devils arrive in the town of Brisk to cause mischief They use a magic word Zigazak to make

  • Title: Zigazak!: A Magical Hanukkah Night
  • Author: Eric A. Kimmel Jon Goodell
  • ISBN: 9780385326520
  • Page: 486
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Zigazak!: A Magical Hanukkah Night By Eric A. Kimmel Jon Goodell, The most imaginative Hannukah tale of the season Publishers WeeklyOn the first night of Hanukkah, two tricky devils arrive in the town of Brisk to cause mischief They use a magic word Zigazak to make dreidels dance and latkes fly The good citizens of Brisk panic and appeal to their wise rabbi for help He triumphs over the devils in a contest of wits, and soon se The most imaginative Hannukah tale of the season Publishers WeeklyOn the first night of Hanukkah, two tricky devils arrive in the town of Brisk to cause mischief They use a magic word Zigazak to make dreidels dance and latkes fly The good citizens of Brisk panic and appeal to their wise rabbi for help He triumphs over the devils in a contest of wits, and soon sends them packing But his real triumph is the ability to see the good in all things, even devils tricks, helping the townsfolk enjoy their most magical Hanukkah ever The breezy text and expressive humor of the illustrations make this a fine choice for Hanukkah storytimes School Library JournalAn Association of Jewish Libraries Notable Book for Young Readers

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    1. Two and a half to three stars for Zigazak I thought the story was pretty entertaining, and it had a nice message and good pictures I think my niece enjoyed it, too She giggled a little at the rabbi s cunning, and seemed to think that it was a creative story My nephew, however, didn t like the book for some reason He even asked me to stop reading it part way through We did finish it my niece and I were enjoying it, after all , but he d have preferred otherwise.

    2. If you are looking for a fantastic children s tale of Hanukkah mischief and excitement, go no further If you want to read a story about the goodness in every thing, you can stop right here, too Kimmel does it again with another great, can t put it down story, and the illustrations are outstanding.

    3. Zigazak by Eric Kimmel is a delightful Hanukkah story that is imbued with lightheartedness and wisdom One Hanukkah night, two devils decide to stir up some mischief in a peaceful little town They enchant some dreidels so that they spout arms and legs and begin to dance They send delicious latkes flying haphazardly through the air, create fireworks from candles, and shower the citizens with enchanted gelt The citizens of the town are quite frightened by the devils magic, and turn to the Rabbi for [...]

    4. Two devils think it s hilarious to scare people around the holidays They take turns frightening the people of Brisk during Hanukkah They cause dreidels to come alive with arms and legs Latkes go flying through a house A cat sprouts wings and begins to chase the dog Menorah candles explode Everyone runs to the Rabbi of Brisk, convinced only he can save them The Rabbi invites the devils into his home and mentions that they forgot Hanukkah gelt, and that they probably can t do it anyway Well, of co [...]

    5. I got this book partly to balance out the Christmas books in our library We re not religious, and in North America Christianity is the norm We celebrate a secular Christmas for lack of a better word Santa day I feel that my kids should learn about lots of different religions return return The other reason I picked it up was for the illustrations I m a sucker for great children s book illustrations The little demons are very well done My kids really enjoy seeing each shape the demons take as they [...]

    6. Two devils fly about the town of Brisk during Hanukkah time, creating mischief wherever they go The townspeople run to the Rabbi , who tricks the devils into using their magic to cause gelt to fall from the sky, and the Rabbi explains to all that nothing is completely wicked there is good in everything Together the town celebrates Hanukkah Good for story time Image composition is dark, detailed and includes aspects of fantasy Characters are expressive and detailed.

    7. Two devils appeared one night during Hanukkah and stirred up evil within the small town Everyone in the town was afraid except for the Rabbi He was not afraid and triumphs over evil he is able to defeat the devils and find the good in all things, even the devils Genre Contemporary FictionSuggested ages 6 to 10 years old

    8. Celebrated Hanukkah with third graders by reading this book and then playing dreidel Devils decide to make trouble for a small town on the first night of Hanukkah, but the town s rabbi turns their mischief into joyful magic.

    9. Mommy says If you are looking for a fantastic tale of Hanukkah mischief and magic, go no further If you want to read story about the goodness in every thing, you can stop right here, too Kimmel does it again with another great story, and the illustrations are outstanding.

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