Welcome to the Jewish Book Carnival, a collection of links from great Jewish Book blogs.
As always, there are some great links to surf to this month. Here they are:
-Boston Bibliophile reviews of Susan Sherman’s book THE LITTLE RUSSIAN
-Needle in the bookstack interviews Dr. Jonathan Krasner about his book The Benderly Boys & American Jewish Education, winner of the National Jewish Book Award for American Jewish Studies.
-Just in time for baseball season, Jewish Boston hosts a short interview by Molly Parr with author Josh Berkowitz, who has written a memoir called Third Base for Life about his experience coaching a Jewish Day School baseball team.
-Jewish Boston also has a second is a review of children’s books that parents can use to teach Jewish values around Death and Bereavement, by Kathy Bloomfield here.
-Barbara Bietz writes about the Berlin Boxing Club for her stop on the Sydney Taylor Blog book blog tour.
-On My Machberet, Erika Dreifus writes about Ayad Akhtar’s American Dervish and wonders how to respond to one question in the “Reader’s Guide” section of Akhtar’s website: “What do you think of the relationship between Islam and Judaism in the novel?”
-The Jewish Muse tells us how Jewish Kids’ Books Can Give Reality Check: Our World Is Diverse
-The Whole Megillah hosts an an interview with The Berlin Boxing Club author Robert Sharenow and his HarperCollins editor Kristin Daly Rens and a review of the debut novel, Blue Thread, of Ruth Tenzer Feldman
and last but not least,
-Check out my link here, where I explain my search for a blog buddy (any takers here?)
-and you might also enjoy my review of Amy Meltzer’s The Shabbat Princess here.
Thanks so much for stopping by!