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Rabbi Shoshana Boyd Gelfand was ordained in 1993 at the Jewish Theological Seminary, and currently serves as the director of JHub, a program that promotes social action, innovation and social entrepreneurship in the British Jewish community. As the mother of three young children, she understands well how to engage children with stories that are vivid and interesting. Shoshana lives and works in North London. Amanda Hall studied graphic art and illustration at Cambridge School of Art (now Anglia Ruskin University). The inspiration for Amanda's work comes from cultures all over the world, including the roots of myths, legends and fairy tales of North and South America, Europe, Africa and India. Amanda has illustrated many books, including The Barefoot Book of Animal Tales. Amanda lives and works in Cambridge, UK.
Glowing illustrations light up this collection of 8 Jewish folk tales - one for each day of Hanukkah! Retold by rabbi, interfaith leader, wife and mother Shoshana Boyd Gelfand, the stories are accompanied by helpful notes on symbolism and on translations of the Hebrew names. This collection includes the tales Elijah's Wisdom, Challah in the Ark, Clever Rachel and more!