Admittedly, Light the Lights! is not my favorite book, it's just a going-though-the paces of getting ready for Hanukkah and then for Christmas from the point of view of a young girl in an interfaith household. I'm including it though, because it is nice to have a book to read to my children who also celebrate both holidays. Also, of course, it is set in an urban neighborhood, which looks suspiciously like Brooklyn. I really like the illustration of an apartment building in which you can see a dental cleaning, ballet rehearsal, and a Hanukkah celebration all happening simultaneously. This is such a good image of the city's unique energy.
Big Kid says: We celebrate both holidays, too.
Little Kids says: Meow! [There is a cat in the book.]