Hanukkah Stories: Thoughts on Family, Celebration and Joy (Hardcover)
"Hanukkah Stories" is filled with over 101 stories of personal memories, anecdotes, and tales from celebrities to people like you and me. Here you'll find heartwarming reminiscences about Hanukkah experiences across the globe from an RV campground in California, on the ice in Finland, even aboard Spaceship Hubble. There's also a chapter just for latkes, including the new chocolate chip ones. Hanukkah is a joyful holiday. Whatever one's religion, it's a testament to the universal human values of dedication, perseverance, generosity, and remembrance. Whether it's sharing stories with our families today or passing on traditions for tomorrow's generation, Hanukkah is a festival of family, celebration, and joy.
About the Author
Nancy Ripps is recognized as the Book Maven of the Midwest. She's a longtime bookseller and book reviewer who has always loved the Jewish Holidays. She began collecting High Holiday stories after her first book Seder Stories was so successful. Her passion for books, reading, libraries, and the Jewish tradition are infectious. In addition she's a force of nature when it comes to her regular review segments on radio and Omaha's CBS-TV affiliate.