Association of Jewish Libraries of Southern California



Jewish Books For Children


Compiled by Linda Silver

Jewish Literature for Children Conference - February 2007
Los Angeles, California


The Adventures of K’tonton by Sadie Rose Weilerstein
Mother Goose for Jewish Children by Sara G. Levy
Hillel’s Happy Holidays by Mamie Gamoran
The Wise Men of Helm and Their Merry Tales by Solomon Simon
All-of-a-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor
It Could Always Be Worse by Margot Zemach
Elijah the Slave by I. B. Singer
Zlateh the Goat and Other Stories by I. B. Singer
My Guardian Angel by Sylvie Weil
Samir and Yonatan by Danielle Carmi
Genius: A Photobiography of Albert Einstein by Marfe Delano
I Am Marc Chagall by Bimba Landmann
Before You Were Born by Howard Schwartz
Sigmund Freud: Pioneer of the Mind by Catherine Reef
Matzah Man by Naomi Howland
Maus I and Maus II by Art Spiegelman
The Stone Lamp by Karen Hesse
Letters From Rivka by Karen Hesse
Berchick by Esther Blanc
Hana’s Suitcase by Karen Levine
Something for Nothing by Anne Redisch Stampler
Something from Nothing by Phoebe Gilman
Joseph Had a Little Overcoat by Sims Taback
What Happened to Heather Hopkowitz? By Charlotte Herman
The Travels of Benjamin of Tudela by Uri Shulevitz
Sholom’s Treasure by Erica Silverman
Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins by Eric A. Kimmel
Gershon’s Monster by Eric A. Kimmel
The Diamond Tree and Other Jewish Tales by Howard Schwartz
     and Barbara Rush
The Uninvited Guest by Nina Jaffe
Chicken Man by Michelle Edwards
Brothers by Florence Freedman
Smoke and Ashes 2nd ed. by Barbara Rogasky