Today the Jewish Book Council announced winners and finalists of its National Jewish Book Awards. For the entire press release and list, click here. Mazel tov to all winners and finalists!
Children’s Picture Book
Nancy Churnin, illustrated by Bethany Stancliffe
Albert Whitman & Co.
Megan Hoyt, illustrated by Iacopo Bruno
HarperCollins Children’s Quill Tree Books Imprint
Soosie: The Horse That Saved Shabbat
Tami Lehman-Wilzig, illustrated by Menahem Halberstadt
The People’s Painter: How Ben Shahn Fought for Justice with Art
Cynthia Levinson, illustrated by Evan Turk
Lisa Rose, illustrated by Isabel Muñoz
Middle Grade Literature
Scholastic Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.
How to Find What You’re Not Looking For
Kokila; Penguin Young Readers
Young Adult Literature
Lori Banov Kaufmann
Harlequin Trade Publishing/MIRA
Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing