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Book details
  • SubGenre:Holidays & Celebrations / General (see also Religious / Christian / Holidays & Celebrations)
  • Age Range (years):4 - 8
  • Language:English
  • Pages:40
  • Hardcover ISBN:9798986851570

Latkes & Lefse

by Diane Namm

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"Latkes & Lefse" is a heartwarming children's book about siblings Josh, Nora, and Jacob as they navigate the challenge of blending their multi-cultural heritage to present at their school's holiday feast.
In "Latkes & Lefse," Diane Namm expertly brings to life the vibrant world of siblings Josh, Nora, and Jacob who cherish both Hanukkah and Christmas, latkes and lefse. When their school announces a holiday feast celebrating all fall and winter holidays, the siblings face a dilemma. Each family is allowed to bring one food that represents their culture. But how can they choose between their two favorite holiday foods? With lively illustrations and relatable characters, this heartwarming tale explores themes of identity, diversity, and the true spirit of the holiday season. Can Josh, Nora, and Jacob cook up a feast-tastic plan to showcase their rich, blended heritage? This book is a perfect addition to any child's holiday reading list, offering a story that not only entertains but also educates about cultural diversity and unity.
About the author
Diane Namm is a seasoned storyteller, having penned over 65 children's books, young adult romance novels, adult non-fiction works, and feature-length screenplays. She has an array of experience in directing stage plays and short films, bringing to life engaging narratives on both paper and stage. However, her favorite role to date is being "Nana." Her passion for storytelling extends to sharing the beauty of multicultural diversity, making her stories resonate with readers of all backgrounds. Each tale Diane weaves is a testament to her expertise and her love for the rich tapestry of human cultures.