Chanukah Comes Tonight is a charming story completely told in verse, with rich vocabulary meant to spark the reader's imagination. This holiday tale is fun to read, especially out loud. The storyline follows a young girl and her family as they begin to celebrate the first night of Chanukah. A terrible blizzard has detained the girl’s father from making it home. Although Chanukah feels a little empty without dad at home, the family goes on, keeping up the traditions of this very special holiday. All the while they hope the missing member of their family makes it home! The telling of this story also reflects on the real story of Chanukah bringing the holiday to life! There are twists and surprises and like Judah and the Maccabees the family will prevail! Chanukah Comes Tonight is meant to teach and inspire young people,a story to be retold and passed on, keeping the real meaning of Chanukah alive in our hearts.