Interviews

Jewish Books at BEA

My friend Heidi Estrin from The Book of Life has posted several podcasts featuring interviews she conducted at BEA, including one with me. I’m excited to be part of Heidi’s wonderful world of podcasting! Check it out:jewishbooks.blogspot.com Happy Listening!

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Interviews

Welcome Nora Raleigh Baskin!

Nora Raleigh Baskin is the author of several books for young readers. Her newest book, THE TRUTH ABOUT MY BAT MITZVAH (Simon and Schuster) is a touching story of a young girl’s journey to discover her own heritage after the…

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bedtime shma by sarah gershman
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Sarah Gershman – Bedtime Sh’ma

Sarah Gershman is the author of BEDTIME SH’MA (EKS publishing, illustrated by Kristina Swarner), a lovely child-friendly adaptation of traditional prayers that gives children a sense of peace and comfort before drifting off to sleep. BEDTIME SH’MA was honored with…

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let my people go by tilda balsley
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Let My People Go – Tilda Balsley

Tilda Balsley is the author of LET MY PEOPLE GO! (Kar-Ben)This delightful picture book tells the story of Passover in a reader’s theatre format that is engaging, humorous, and appealing for kids and adults of all ages. The interactive nature…

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Interviews

Interview with Families Online Magazine

Hi Friends, Last week I was interviewed by Geraldine Jensen, editor of Families Online Magazine for her radio show. We had a wonderful chat about kids, reading, and books for all ages. Check it out: www.blogtalkradio.com/families/2008/04/04/Encourage-Kids-to-Read- Happy Listening!

Interviews

Welcome Editor Alexandra Cooper!

Alexandra Cooper is an editor at Simon and Schuster. I met Alexandra at a recent SCBWI Writer’s Retreat. She was kind enough to answer some questions about Jewish books, and her role as an editor. Many people wonder about the…

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Welcoming Jacqueline Jules!

Jacqueline Jules has made some terrific contributions to Jewish literature for children, and it is an honor to share her interview on my blog. Jacqueline Jules is the author of thirteen children’s books including The Hardest Word (Kar-Ben), The Ziz…

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