Tuesday, August 01, 2006

The Book of Life Tells Stories, August 2006




SHOW NOTES:

This episode of The Book of Life, a show about Jewish people and the books we read, celebrates the power of storytelling.

We'll hear from:

* Simms Taback, author/illustrator of the beloved classic Joseph Had a Little Overcoat and the new sensation Kibitzers and Fools 
* Karen Golden, storyteller, about her CD's Tales & Scales and Pass It On 
* Sharon Elswit, librarian at Rodeph Sholom and author of the award-winning Jewish Story Finder
 * Gali Cooks, director of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation's literacy project, The PJ Library