HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Zigazak! A Magical Hanukkah Night by Eric A.…
Loading...

Zigazak! A Magical Hanukkah Night

by Eric A. Kimmel

Other authors: See the other authors section.

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
6210191,731 (3.17)None
None

None.

Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

Showing 1-5 of 10 (next | show all)
no paperback
  TBE | Oct 9, 2013 |
Some mischievous little devils try to ruin one town's Hanukkah celebration, but the quick witted rabbi tricks them and saves the day. Everyone is afraid, but the rabbi stays calm and gets rid of the evil spirits that are trying to ruin their celebration. ( )
  SJoachim | Sep 19, 2013 |
SPOILER: As in Puss and Boots, the hero tricks the enormously powerful monsters to change shape into something small enough that he can destroy them, in this case cockroaches.

What made the book interesting to me was rabbi's reaction. While the townspeople are afraid of the objects that demons have suddenly brought to life on the first night of Hanukkah, the rabbi is delighted by them.
A quote that I think sums it up:
"Nothing is completely wicked," the rabbi replied. "Sparks of holiness exist in all things. Even in devils and their mischief. You came here to spoil our Hanukkah, but by recognizing what was beautiful and delightful in your tricks, I made them good." ( )
  raizel | Jun 30, 2013 |
00001993
  cavlibrary | Feb 15, 2013 |
00001992
  cavlibrary | Feb 15, 2013 |
Showing 1-5 of 10 (next | show all)
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Eric A. Kimmelprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Goodell, JonIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
LJCRS Book Fair Selection 5762
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

Two evil spirits wreak havoc on the town of Brisk's Hanukkah celebration, until the town's wise rabbi puts a stop to their mischief.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
1 avail.
4 wanted

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.17)
0.5
1
1.5 1
2
2.5
3 2
3.5 1
4 2
4.5
5

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 91,487,549 books! | Top bar: Always visible