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Agent’s Notebook | Rubin Pfeffer, East/West Literary Agency

Rubin Pfeffer recently joined the East/West Literary Agency after 35 years in book publishing. He worked at Harcourt Brace Jovanovich’s trade imprint, served at Pearson Education as senior vice president and chief creative officer, and was senior vice president and … Continue reading

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A History of Jewish Children’s Books—Part Two

Sydney Taylor and the All-of-a-Kind Family Adapted from a talk given by Lisa Silverman, Library Director of Sinai Temple, Los Angeles, May 23, 2010 at the Highlights Founders Workshop, “Writing Jewish-themed Children’s Books” Then we get to the most well-known, … Continue reading

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Agent’s Notebook | Mary Kole, Andrea Brown Literary Agency

Associate agent Mary Kole of Andrea Brown Literary Agency participated on the May 24, 2010 Editor/Agent Panel at the Highlights Foundation Workshop, “Writing Jewish-themed Children’s Books.” Watch what Mary had to say… Mary is also the author of the acclaimed … Continue reading

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Editor’s Notebook | Françoise Bui, Delacorte Press

Executive Editor Françoise Bui of Delacorte Press gave her thoughts about submissions at the May 2010 Highlights Foundation workshop, “Writing Jewish-themed Children’s Books.” Watch what she had to say at the Editor/Agent Panel…

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Editor’s Notebook | Devorah Leah Rosenfeld, Hachai Publishing

On May 24, 2010, Devorah Leah Rosenfeld, editor-in-chief at Hachai Publishing, shared her thoughts on publishing Jewish children’s books as part of the Highlights Foundation workshop, “Writing Jewish-themed Children’s Books” Editor/Agent Panel.

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