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Latke, the Lucky Dog (LUCKYDOG)

Ellen Fischer and Tiphanie Beeke
Picture of Latke, the Lucky Dog
Price: $7.95
Format: Print/Braille
 
 

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On the first night of Hanukkah, a family rescues a golden brown dog from the animal shelter and names it Latke in honor of the beginning of the holiday. Each night, he gets in a bit of trouble - eating a platter of sufganiyot (fried donuts), tearing open presents, chewing up candles - and each night the family gets a little angry, and then forgives him. A new pet is a growing experience for both the family and the pup, but this charming book focuses on Latke's gratitude for being taken in ("I am one lucky dog!") and forgiven. A brief description of the holiday is included. Ages 4 and up.