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Virginia Woolf's Guide To Grieving

In 1895, when Virginia Woolf was 13 , her mother, Julia Stephen, died suddenly -- influenza turned to rheumatic fever, and in short order she was gone. Young Virginia had a moment to kiss her mother as she lay on her deathbed; as she left the room, ... Huffington Post, 2 weeks ago

World news-roundup: French Jewish lawmakers wear kippa in parliament

Country: France Two French Jewish lawmakers wore their kippah (skullcap) in parliament last week, in a show of solidarity. It comes after the leader of the Marseille community urged members not to wear kippot for fear of attack. Since October, ...
 Jewish News UK3 weeks ago

Israeli Holocaust survivor wins literary award for 1st children's book

BOSTON ( JTA ) — A celebrated Israeli novelist is among the winners of this year's Sydney Taylor Book Award for Jewish children's books. The Association of Jewish Libraries on Thursday announced the selection of Aharon Applefeld, a Holocaust ...
 JTA3 weeks ago

Children's book reviews: a trio of compelling stories

We may be only a couple of weeks into 2016 but already the new year's children's and young-adult books are beginning to accumulate. Before some of the most interesting of these line up for review in future columns, however, there are at least three ...
 Irish Times3 weeks ago

2016 Batchelder Award honors Enchanted Lion Books for The Wonderful Fluffy Little Squishy

BOSTON Enchanted Lion Books is the winner of the 2016 Mildred L. Batchelder Award for The Wonderful Fluffy Little Squishy. The award was announced today by the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library ...
 ALA4 weeks ago American Library Association announces 2016 youth media award winners  Sys-Con Media4 weeks ago

De la Peña, Blackall, Ruby Win Newbery, Caldecott, Printz

Three Newbery Honor Books were named: Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan (Scholastic Press); Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson (Dial); and The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Baker (Dial). There were four Caldecott Honor Books: Last Stop on Market ...
 PublishersWeekly.com4 weeks ago

Son of Saul (Art At Auschwitz)

Who cares about the Holocaust anymore? Who goes to see a Holocaust movie and what does one want from it? These were my thoughts going in to see Laszlo Nemes' Son of Saul this afternoon. For some time now, so many critical flags have been thrown down ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago
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The 18 Best Fiction Books Of 2015

In 2015, we were overwhelmed by the thoroughly kickass roster of new books on offer. We tore through some, and others we savored slowly. A few disappointed us , while many more thrilled us unexpectedly . Sci-fi, memoir, magical realism, short ...
 Huffington Post2 months ago
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