Tami Lehman-Wilzig

Interview with Tami Lehman-Wilzig, author of SOOSIE: THE HORSE THAT SAVED SHABBAT

Tami Lehman-Wilzig is an award-winning children’s book author.  Her newest book, SOOSIE: THE HORSE THAT SAVED SHABBAT (Kalaniot Books) is beautifully illustrated by Menahem Halberstadt. SOOSIE: THE HORSE THAT SAVED SHABBAT is a delightful tale about a horse who saves the day when the baker is unable to deliver challahs to the community. Tami provides lovely back matter about the Jewish values of caring…

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Welcome Menahem Halberstadt – A Basket Full of Figs

Menahem Halberstadt is children’s book illustrator and fine artist. He recently illustrated A BASKET FULL OF FIGS (Green Bean Books). Written by Ori Elon, the picture book is a retelling of the Midrash about an Emperor’s encounter with an old man who plants a fig tree for future generations.  As a child, Menahem loved to draw says he  hasn’t stopped…

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