Chai-lights

News about the the Book Meshuggenahs and their books.

January 2022Dear Mr. Dickens by Nancy Churnin (illustrated by Bethany Stancliffe) wins the National Jewish Book Award in the Children’s Picture Book Category
https://www.jewishbookcouncil.org/pb-daily/2021-national-jewish-book-award-winners

January 2022Dear Mr. Dickens by Nancy Churnin (illustrated by Bethany Stancliffe) wins a Sydney Taylor Picture Book Honor
https://jewishlibraries.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/2022-STBA-Winner-List.pdf

July 2020 – First Annual Chai-ku contest winners announced.
Read the article in Forward.
See the slide show in Tablet (scroll down to the bottom right).

June 2020 – Meshuggenah wins the 2019 Crystal Kite Award.
Hedy Lamarr’s Double Life by Laurie Wallmark (illustrated by Yevgenia Nayberg)

May 2020Hedy Lamarr’s Double Life by Laurie Wallmark, illustrated by Katy Wu, is a 2019 Cook Prize Honor Book.

January 2016 Farmer Kobi’s Hanukkah Match by Karen Rostoker-Gruber, illustrated by CB Decker is a 2015 National Jewish Book Award Finalist