Barbara Krasner –

My friend and colleague, Barbara Krasner, has recently launched, a database  of Holocaust books for children. The site offers easy access to a wealth of information with a large variety of searchable fields. It is an incredible resource and will no Continue reading

Sydney Taylor Book Award Blog Tour – Silver Medal Winner, A Hat for Mrs. Goldman

              The 2017 Sydney Taylor Book Award Silver  Winner for Readers is  A Hat for Mrs. Goldman – A Story About Knitting and Love. Mrs. Goldman knits hats for others and explains to her young neighbor Continue reading

Richard Ungar – Yitzi and the Giant Menorah

 This interview with Richard Ungar was recently published in the Association of Jewish Libraries Newsletter. I am delighted to share it on Jewish Books for Kids. Happy Hanukkah! Richard Ungar is an award-winning author illustrator, and practicing lawyer. He creates picture Continue reading