Links


JEWISH CHILDREN’S BOOKS

(Some of these sites cover books for adults as well, but they’re wonderful, so we forgive them.)

Association of Jewish Libraries

Look especially for their lists of Sydney Taylor Award winners, honor, and notable books for different age groups.

Book of Life Podcast

Interviews with writers, illustrators, and publishers of Jewish books.

Forwords Books

Explores Jewish and secular books in the context of Jewish values.

Jewish Book Council

Supports Jewish literature across a wide spectrum of genres.

Jewish Books for Children With Author Barbara Beitz

Interviews with writers and illustrators of Jewish children’s books.

Jewish Value Finders

This useful tool evaluates and classifies Jewish children’s books according to the values they illuminate.

The Whole Megillah

Information, personal reflections, and interviews with people involved with Jewish children’s literature in many different capacities

 

CHILDREN’S BOOK REVIEW WEBSITES AND BLOGS

The Cat and the Fiddle

Chicken Spaghetti

Cynsations

Fuse8

Kid Lit Frenzy

Mother Reader

Picture Books For Older Readers – Especially good as a resource for teachers.

A Picture Book A Day

Planet Esme

Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast