Welcoming Michelle Markel

Shana Tova! Happy New Year! In honor of the Jewish New Year, I have been inspired to reach out to our wonderful community of writers and other supporters of Jewish literature for children. Since the publication of Like a Maccabee, I have had the opportunity to meet so many terrific folks, from librarians to writers and editors. I’m excited to…

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Jewish Book Network Event in New York

On May 30th I had the opportunity to attend the children’s authors lunch sponsored by the Jewish Book Council’s Jewish Book Network. Several months ago, I was delighted to receive an e-mail from Lisa Silverman, who until recently was the children’s editor at Jewish Book World magazine. Lisa invited me to be part of the Jewish Book Network Tour. I…

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