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Alexandra's Scroll: The Story of the First Hanukkah

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 21 Ratings and 7 Reviews

Book Description
A young girl's account of life in Jerusalem in 165 B.C.

When the hated Syrian-Greek king fills ancient Jerusalem with statues of Greek gods and destroys the Jewish temple, feisty Alexandra takes up reed pen, ink, and sheet of papyrus and turns "scribe."

In her scroll Alexandra records the everyday happenings of her life, as well as the events of the Jewish rebellion led by the... More
Book Information
PublisherHenry Holt & Company, Inc.
BindingHardcover
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages128
ISBN-100805063846
ISBN-13978-0805063844
Publication Date/2002
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About Miriam Chaikin (Author) : Miriam Chaikin is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Miriam Chaikin include Angel Secrets: Stories Based on Jewish Legend, Nightmare in Hist... more
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About Stephen Fieser (Author) : Stephen Fieser is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Stephen Fieser include Invisible Kingdoms: Jewish Tales of Angels, Spirits, and Demons (Ae... more
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