As a Jewish author and blogger, I am proud to host the June Jewish Book Carnival! Posted the 15th of each month, the Carnival brings together those who blog about Jewish books and authors in a monthly round up of literary links. Please read, comment and share each of this month's submissions and thanks to all who contributed!
Heidi Rabinowitz interviews author Fawzia Gilani-Williams about her cross cultural picture book, Yaffa and Fatima, Shalom Salaam.
The newest episode of The Book of Life Podcast, hosted by librarian Heidi Rabinowitz, features an interview with the author and publisher of Almost a Minyan, a picture book that is traditional and groundbreaking at the same time, depicting an egalitarian, multiracial, observant Jewish community.
The Whole Megillah interviews Marisa Scheinfeld about her photography and book, The Borscht Belt: Revisiting the Remains of America's Jewish Vacationland.
A beautiful Jerusalem evening of stories shared by Etgar Keret and Maira Kalman was this month's highlight at Life Is Like a Library.
On My Machberet, Erika Dreifus writes about Love Nailed to the Doorpost, the latest collection from poet Richard Chess.
Author Samuel Griswold reviews the book Jewish Spiritual Parenting: Wisdom, Activities, Rituals and Prayers for
Raising Children with Spiritual Balance and Emotional Wholeness by Rabbi Paul Kipnes and Michelle November.
Erika Dreifus will host the July 2017 Jewish Book Carnival at My Machberet. Be sure to check in on July 15th and thanks for supporting Jewish authors and literacy!