Before you confuse yourself wondering how to explain the difference between a latke and a dreidel, reach for a few Hanukkah books that will teach your little rugrats about the Festival of Lights while giving you a holiday crash course, too. Click through the slideshow to take a peek.

Where Is Baby’s Dreidel?

It's Hanukkah, and Baby wants to spin the dreidel. But it seems to be missing. Karen Katz’s story is a great first Hanukkah book for babies. The lift-the-flap method introduces them to the holiday symbols in an easy and fun way. Age range: 1 - 4 years. Available at; $6.29.

Does your family read books for Hanukkah and other celebrations?

– Leah R. Singer