Learn about great books for kids that deal with gossip and why not to do it.
I don’t normally read books written for middle schoolers, but I was in the children’s section of my local library picking up a book for my daughter the other day when I noticed a book with a bright yellow cover with a pretty Indian girl entitled My Basmati Bat Mitzvah, written by Paula J. Freedman, […]
Children’s book recommendations relating to the value of remembrance.
My family is one of the many families who benefits from the amazing PJ Library, an extraordinary program that mails free Jewish books and music to 125,000 homes throughout the country. Ruthie enjoyed the program for three years, and last year Chaya got her very own subscription. It is a real gift to have colorful, […]
Discover the best new Passover books for kids as well as Haggadahs for all ages!
In 2003 (five years before I had kids), I read about a project that drew me in for the ways it combined my love of storytelling, my nostalgia for the toys of my youth, and my general admiration for out-of-the-box creativity. A guy named Brendan Powell Smith had started a website, and then a series […]
Kathy Bloomfield’s kids book recommendations for Tu Bishvat
Kids’ books that relate to generosity.
Book recommendations for Hanukkah and Thanksgiving, which fall at the same time this year.