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Interviews

Confessions of Sarah Darer Littman

I am delighted to welcome Sarah Darer Littman, author of the award-winning middle grade novel, CONFESSIONS OF A CLOSET CATHOLIC. When I met Sarah at the Jewish Children’s Literature Conference in Los Angeles, I was already a huge fan. (Note:…

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Interviews

DANGER BOY – Mark Williams

Mark Williams is the author of the DANGER BOY (Candlewick) books, a time-travel series that chronicles the adventures of Eli Sands and his friends. The newest title, DANGER BOY: CITY OF RUINS, is set in Ancient Jerusalem. Through Eli’s adventures,…

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Interviews

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,…

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Updates

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…

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