M. Evan Wolkenstein is a high school teacher and writer in the San Francisco Bay Area. Turtle Boy is his first novel and winner of the 2021 Sydney Taylor Book Award. He tweets at @EvanWolkenstein.
Lessons in parenting from the Talmud and Paul Simon
What the great jazz musician, and the sages of the Talmud, told me about idolatry, destruction, and making a marriage work