Sunday, January 06, 2019
Beyond the Holocaust and Holidays: A Writing Symposium
The Highlights Foundation Campus Highlights Magazine was a staple of waiting rooms when I was a kid. I loved to read the stories and s...
Sunday, December 16, 2018
Stand Up! Storytime for Social Justice
Hillary Saxton is a children's librarian at the Cambridge (Massachusetts) Public Library , and the creator of the event series "...
Sunday, December 02, 2018
All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah
Remember All-of-a-Kind Family ? It's the classic chapter book by Sydney Taylor, of five sisters living on the Lower East Side in the...
Monday, November 19, 2018
Light the Menorah! A Hanukkah Handbook
At the 2018 Association of Jewish Libraries conference, I bumped into author Jacqueline Jules . She's been on the podcast before in 2...
Tuesday, November 06, 2018
The Missing Voices of Moe and Mo
A Moon for Moe and Mo by Jane Breskin Zalben, illustrated by Mehrdohkt Amini Jane Breskin Zalben is an artist/illustrator and the aut...
Thursday, November 01, 2018
Love Your Neighbor: An AJL Book List Series
In response to the anti-Semitic domestic terrorism that took place at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, PA last Saturday, my frie...
Sunday, October 21, 2018
The Girl with the Red Balloon
The Girl with the Red Balloon is a magical time travel, historical fiction, kind-of-sort-of Holocaust book that won a Sydney Taylor Hono...
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