Monthly Archives: May 2009

More on Rebecca Rubin

Posted by Naomi Firestone

We’ve been waiting years for the Jewish equivalent of Samantha, Kirsten, Felicity, Molly, Nellie, and Addie, and we finally have it: Rebecca Rubin. PHEWWWWW.

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We heart Twitter

Posted by Naomi Firestone

We’ve had a busy morning on Twitter…

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JPS title on WSJ’s Best-Sellers List for Fiction

Posted by Naomi Firestone

Jewish Publication Society‘s Terrible Things, Eve Bunting’s illustrated children’s Holocaust allegory…continue reading here.

ATID’s Jewish Educators Book Club Podcast

Posted by Naomi Firestone

Are you a Jewish educator? If so, you may be interested in the ATID’s Jewish Educators Book Club Podcast, a monthly discussion with Jewish educators and authors on books of note for the field of Jewish education.

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Over the weekend…

Posted by Naomi Firestone

Erika Dreifus of My Machberet blog posted about a new holiday website for kids from Behrman House: http://machberet.blogspot.com/2009/05/for-kids-new-holiday-web-site-from.html

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Finally…

Posted by Naomi Firestone

Only a week to go until the new JEWISH American Girl Doll details are released.

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Sami Rohr Prize Gala

Posted by Naomi Firestone

Last night, Sana Krasikov (One More Year) was officially awarded the 2009 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York City.

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