Monday, December 02, 2019
A Field Guide to Jewish Kidlit
On The Book of Life, we talk a lot about Jewish kidlit. But where do you go to find Jewish children's books? In this episode, Mar...
Monday, November 18, 2019
The 100 Most Jewish Foods
The 100 Most Jewish Foods, a Highly Debatable List , started as a fun interactive feature on the website of Tablet Magazine, and then gr...
Saturday, November 02, 2019
Honeycake Magazine is a new Jewish magazine for kids ages 2 to 6. Creator Anna Caplan guest posted on The Book of Life about the ma...
Monday, October 14, 2019
Nancy Churnin, Biography Queen
Heidi Rabinowitz with Nancy Churnin We are in a golden age of picture book biographies, and one prolific biographer is Nancy Churnin . ...
Monday, October 07, 2019
Diversity Needs Jewish Books
During the 2019 High Holiday season, the image above was posted on Facebook by We Need Diverse Books , the nonprofit that seeks to build ...
Monday, September 23, 2019
Bonus Episode: Superfight!
Heidi and Jonathan make monster faces* In May 2019 I posted an interview with Jonathan Auxier , the author of Sweep: The Story of a Gir...
Monday, September 16, 2019
The Book of Life Live Show!
Live show taping, picture by Pat Givens At the 2019 Association of Jewish Libraries conference in Los Angeles, California, we recor...
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