April Halprin Wayland's new picture book is More Than Enough: A Passover Story. April won the 2010 Sydney Taylor Book Award for New Year at the Pier: A Rosh Hashanah Story. Here is my 2009 interview with her about New Year at the Pier.
Our wide-ranging conversation touched upon so many interesting resources that I've compiled a list of links for you here. You'll understand after you listen to the podcast!
- April Halprin Wayland's website
- More Than Enough: A Passover Story
- New Year at the Pier: A Rosh Hashanah Story
- The Book of Life's 2009 interview with April about New Year at the Pier
- Wait by Antoinette Portis
- Teaching Authors
- National Poetry Month
- Firefly July: A Year of Very Short Poems by Paul B. Janeczko
- All the Small Poems by Valerie Worth
- The Poetry Friday Anthology by Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong
- Poetry for Children - Sylvia Vardell's blog
- SCBWI - Society for Children's Book Writers & Illustrators
- The Purple Crayon - Harold Underdown's site
- Note to Self podcast
Or click Mp3 File (40:12)
The Yiddish Swing Sextet peform Dayenu, just because it amuses me.
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