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Interviews

Illustrator Marc Lumer

I’m pleased to introduce children’s book illustrator, Marc Lumer. Marc Lumer’s early works have appeared on the Warner Bros hit shows Batman and Superman. While Lumer was at DreamWorks his paintings helped create the animated films Prince of Egypt and…

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Interviews

Welcome David Adler

David Adler is the much-loved author of over 200 books for children, including the iconic Cam Jansen Series. David’s writing career was inspired by his curious three-year-old nephew whose questions led to David’s first book, A Little At A Time…

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Congratulations!

The winner of the Like a Maccabee book contest is Debbie Colodny. Debbie also sent in her fabulous latke recipe. I can’t wait to try it! Latkes with a Spin.3 Granny Smith apples3 parsnips3 slightly beaten eggs3 Tbsp. flour or…

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Like a Maccabee Contest!

In honor of Hanukkah I will be oferring a contest for signed copy of Like a Maccabee. Just send an e-mail to BarbaraBietz@aol.com with “Happy Hanukkah” in the message. The winning reader will be randomly selected. If you send along…

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HAPPY HANUKKAH

To all my friends and blog readers, I wish you all a Happy Hanukkah filled with light and love. As we celebrate with the scent of frying latkes, the sweet taste of sufganiyot (jelly donoughts), and the dancing flames of…

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