Monthly Archives: September 2012

Announcing the Winner of The Whole Megillah Yom Kippur Memoir Challenge

And the winner is…Yael Levy. Her winning memoir first page of Brooklyn Diaries was chosen by Memoir editor-in-chief Claudia Sternbach, who will also be providing Yael with a critique. A freelance illustrator and journalist, Yael Levy has been published in … Continue reading

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Two-in-One Notebook Special: CAMP Author Elaine Wolf and Sky Pony Press Editor Julie Matysik

The Whole Megillah interviews Camp author, Elaine Wolf, and her Sky Pony Press editor, Julie Matysik. The Whole Megillah (TWM): How did you/are you developing your platform as the anti-bullying novelist?   Elaine Wolf (EW): I didn’t intend to become an … Continue reading

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Still Time to Enter the Rosh Hashonah Challenge | Jewish Children’s Book First Page Competition

Have you submitted your middle grade or young adult first page yet to the Rosh Hashonah challenge? There’s still time. The deadline is September 15. Start the New Year off with a submission. The top three first pages in each … Continue reading

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Poet’s Notebook | Rich Michelson, Northampton Poet Laureate

Award-winning poet and children’s book author Rich Michelson was featured in The Whole Megillah‘s first interview. When Rich was named the Poet Laureate for Northampton, Mass., it provided an opportunity to catch up with him about this latest accomplishment. The … Continue reading

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