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December 15, 2017

Algemeiner featured this article by Alice Burdick Schweiger on their site this week:

Children’s Book Explores the Great ‘Knish War’

Who knows, maybe Knishes are about to become a new food fad!

Try them -- you'll like them. I added the recipes for home made knishes in the...

December 11, 2017

Excited to say...The Knish War on Rivington Street is one of 18 books on the Tablet Magazine's Best Jewish Children's Books of 2017 list.  

December 8, 2017

A few month ago, on the day I presented The Knish War on Rivington Street at the New York Historical Society, I was lucky to meet Alice Schweiger, who writes for the Jewish press. It appeared in the Detroit Jewish News today. 


Click here to read the whole article.

December 7, 2017

 I was looking for another December 7th story from my Dear Miss Breed manuscript. What I found is a clipping Clara Breed saved, from Eleanor Roosevelt's newspaper column, MY DAY. 

If only we had more Eleanor Roosevelts in our world today! This is what she wrot...

December 7, 2017

Today you will hear many stories about December 7th.  This entry from the diary of a teen-aged boy tells of a drama that is about to unfold for Japanese Americans, all of whom suddenly became suspect because they looked like the enemy. Stanley Hayami was a sophomore, a...

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