The award-winning ‘This Is Just a Test’ is set in the 1980s but feels utterly fresh
They’re on to you, Judy Blume!
On the death of an African-American Jewish storyteller and provocateur
On the young wizard’s 37th birthday, 20 years after the launch of ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,’ a look at how the series is still many children’s first introduction to the concept of evil
From strange monsters to kids with their butts hanging out, this long-lost treasure has all the makings of a Sendak classic
On the second annual World Read Aloud Day, consider the great educational, religious, and familial benefits to be gained from sharing stories with our children
Simms Taback, prolific children’s book author and illustrator and designer of the original McDonald’s Happy Meal, creates art that is kooky, zany, poignant, and seriously Jewish
The All-of-a-Kind Family books, marking their 60th anniversary, are a classic text of becoming American. They’re also a still-moving tribute to sisterhood.
The problem with portrayals of grandmothers in Jewish children’s books