Queen of the Hanukkah dosas

Buy the Book!


In this picture book, illustrated by Anjan Sarkar, a multi-cultural family (Mom's Indian; Dad's Jewish) celebrate Hanukkah while incorporating traditional Indian food. Instead of latkes, this family celebrates Hanukkah with tasty Indian dosas. To her brother's chagrin, little Sadie won't stop climbing on everything both at home and at the Indian grocery store, even while preparing the dosas. As the family puts the finishing touches on their holiday preparations, they accidentally get locked out of the house. Sadie and her climbing skills just may be exactly what is needed to save the day.

The New York Times!!!!!

Parents' Magazine: 8 New Books That Will Get Your Kids (Even More) Excited for the Holidays

Kirkus   Publishers Weekly  Horn Book  Jewish Book Council Good Housekeeping



Good Morning, Washington

KidLit TV



Buzzfeed: 5 New Holiday Books to Make Your Child Merry


Hadassah Magazine

Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Shelf Awareness

Parent Voice

Washington Parent

Good Reads with Ronna



Be’chol Lashon

Big World Book Club

JMore Magazine

JLife Magazine

Jewish Books for Kids

Book Q&As with Deborah Kalb





Jewish Book Council

Jewish Food Experience

Macmillan Tumblr:

PJ Library: Why We Chose This Book


"We Need Diverse Jewish Books" Book Trailer! (video production by In Between Things Productions)