Tag Archives: Calkins Creek

Two-in-One-Notebook-Special | Schools of Hope Author Norman H. Finkelstein and Editor Carolyn P. Yoder

Today The Whole Megillah poses questions to author Norman H. Finkelstein and Calkins Creek editor Carolyn P. Yoder about their new book, Schools of Hope. The Whole Megillah (TWM): Thanks, Norman and Carolyn, for participating in today’s interviews. Norman, let’s start … Continue reading

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Two-in-One Notebook Special | Hammerin’ Hank Greenberg by Shelley Sommer

Want to know more about writing and publishing biography for young readers? The Whole Megillah caught up with Hammerin’ Hank Greenberg author Shelley Sommer and Calkins Creek editor Carolyn Yoder to find out more. The Whole Megillah (TWM): What prompted … Continue reading

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Book Review | Hammerin’ Hank Greenberg by Shelley Sommer

Hammerin’ Hank Greenberg: Baseball Pioneer by Shelley Sommer Calkins Creek, 2011, 135 pages, middle grade The good stuff Baseball–Baseball, as American as apple pie and the ol’ red, white, and blue–a great topic for kids. Poignancy–The scene where Hank refuses … Continue reading

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Author’s Notebook | Norman H. Finkelstein

Norman H. Finkelstein is an educator, editor, librarian and writer. For nearly 30 years he has been an instructor in the Prozdor High School Department of Hebrew College in Boston where he continues to teach courses in Jewish history. Recently … Continue reading

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