The Ziz and the Hanukkah Miracle by Jacqueline Jules and illustrated by Katherine Janus Kahn.
As winter comes, the giant mythical bird the Ziz has a hard time making his dinner in the dark. He searches for light and receives some special oil from God, only to find that he now must share it with Judah Macabee to light the Temple menorah. Third in the Ziz series including The Hardest Word and Noah and the Ziz.
Recommended by the Sydney Taylor Book Award Committee as a Great Hanukkah Book for Kids
"Jules incorporates the theme of sharing, as well as apologizing, in a droll version of a holiday tale." --Kirkus Reviews
"...the value of friendship, working together, and even Tikkun Olam are nicely woven into the story." --Jewish Book World
"Children will be captivated by the attractive pictures of the Ziz and will love listening to the tale, one that lends itself to reading aloud." --Church & Synagogue Libraries
8 1/2 x 11