A Nominee for the GANYC Apple Award!

As a New Yorker, I am thrilled to receive this news! The Awards Committee voted for its top four choices in each category and The Knish...

A Bookmark for Knishes!

Hot off the press! Bookmarks with recipes for making knishes. I made these for the family story time at the New York Historical...

Knishes Found at the Tenement Museum!

It's true! We stopped at the Tenement Museum Bookstore on Orchard Street yesterday and had a happy surprise! Smack dab center on the long...

What's a knish? Part II

I thought I had exhausted all the stories about the historic knish war until yesterday, when I turned up yet another publication, the...

What’s the Plural of Knish?

Back in the day, when the New York Times wrote about the Knish War down on Rivington Street (Jan. 1916) the writer (not identified by...

So, What Exactly is a Knish?

Every once in a while I run into someone who has yet to taste a knish...sad, but true. "What is a knish?" they ask. Are there really...

Say it isn't so...

Molly had not heard yet about The Knish War on Rivington Street

The Boy Mayor of New York

I searched everywhere for facts on how the knish war of 1916 ended, but I found no answer. But a picture book needs an ending...enter...

Save the Date!

Join author Joanne Oppenheim for a reading and Q&A session on her new book, The Knish War on Rivington Street at the New York Historical...