Welcome to Chanu-Con! by Beth Rodgers
Illustrator: Howard Fridson
Join Max and his sister Lila as they navigate their synagogue’s Chanukah extravaganza, “Chanu-Con!” Their day’s highlights include making a human menorah, dipping Chanukah candles, tasting latkes and Chanukah treats, and dancing to festive music. A comic book style graphic children’s book written in verse and inclusive of the Chanukah story with its deeper meanings, “Welcome to Chanu-Con!” is the first collaboration between Beth Rodgers, author and Chanu-Con! founder, and veteran children’s illustrator, Howard Fridson.
Year first published: 2019