Sweet illustrations and simple language bring the holidays to life for the youngest of children.
Candles on the menorah, ready to light! At Hanukkah, there are many much-anticipated rituals — latkes to eat, dreidels to spin, presents to give and receive, and shiny gold treats. Add some free-form fun, from shadow puppetry to singing and dancing, and you have a warm, truly child-friendly
About the Author
David Lozell Martin's previous novels include international bestsellers "Lie to Me" and "Tap, Tap" and the critically acclaimed "The Crying Heart Tattoo", "The Beginning of Sorrows", and "Crazy Love". "Losing Everything" is his first work of nonfiction. He lives in the Washington, D.C., area.
Melissa Sweet has illustrated nearly 100 children's books from board books to picture books and nonfiction titles. Her collages and paintings have appeared in the New York Times and Martha Stewart Living, on Madison Park Greetings and Smilebox cards, and on a line of eeBoo toys. She received a Caldecott Honor Medal for a River of Words by Jen Bryant and two New York Times Best Illustrated citations.