Publishers of Jewish Kidlit

Periodically, the question comes up within the Jewish Kidlit Mavens group on Facebook about Jewish publishers of children's literature. For the convenience of the Jewish kidlit community, here is a list of such publishers. The list is in alphabetical order and includes descriptions taken from the publisher websites.

Apples & Honey Press

children's books
Imprint of Behrman House Publishers
"We publish high-quality books for children that depict contemporary, diverse Jewish life and strong Jewish values."

Artscroll/Mesorah Publications

adult and children's books
"The best in Torah literature"

Ben Yehuda Press

adult and children's books
"We’re traditional… and innovative."

EKS Publishing

adult and children's books
"Books and auxiliary learning aids for mastering Classical Hebrew"


adult and children's books
"Publishers of 'Torah Literature of Quality'"

Gefen Publishing House

adult and children's books
"Israel's leading publisher of books in English about Israel, Judaism and the Jewish People."

Green Bean Books

children's books
"Original and inspiring Jewish stories for children"

Hachai Publishing

Orthodox children's books
"Our books promote universal values – such as sharing, kindness, and charity – and teach Jewish history and tradition."

Intergalactic Afikoman

children's books
"We dream of a world filled with Jewish fantasy, zany children’s books & Jewish creativity."

Jewish Publication Society

NOTE: not sure if they still publish children's books as of 2022
University of Nebraska Press produces and distributes JPS books since 2012, while title acquisition and content development remain in the hands of JPS staff.
"We are the oldest publisher of Jewish books in the United States" 

Judaica Press

adult and children's books
"Books represent authentic, Torah-true Judaism"


children's books
Imprint of Endless Mountains Publishing
"Explore the diverse mosaic of Jewish culture and history"

Kar-Ben Publishing

children's books
Imprint of Lerner Publishing Group
"Reflecting the rich cultural diversity of today's Jewish family"

Menucha Publishers

adult and children's books
"Menucha publishes books appropriate for, and of interest to, the Orthodox Jewish audience."

PJ Publishing

children's books
"Books that reflect the diversity of Jewish families today."


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