Recognizes the best in Jewish children's literature. Medals are awarded annually for outstanding books that authentically portray the Jewish experience. The award was established in 1968 by the Association of Jewish Libraries and is named in memory of
My Grandfather's Coat by Jim Aylesworth ; illustrations by Barbara McClintock
My Grandfather's Coat by Jim Aylesworth; Barbara McClintock (Illustrator)
Call Number: Easy AY (Easy Fiction)
Publication Date: 2014-10-21
A tailor's very old overcoat is recycled numerous times over the years into a variety of garments and other uses.
Hidden : a Child's Story of the Holocaust by Loïc Dauvillier ; illustrations by Marc Lizano ; color by Greg Salsedo ; translated by Alexis Siege
Hidden : a child's story of the Holocaust by Loïc Dauvillier; Marc Lizano (Illustrator); Greg Salsedo (Inked or colored by)
Call Number: J-940.53 DAU (Juvenile Non-Fiction)
Publication Date: 2014-04-01
A grandmother shares the story of her experiences in WWII with her grandchild in this graphic novel for young readers.
Storm by Donna Jo Napoli
Storm by Napoli, Donna Jo
Call Number: YA F NAP-DJ (Young Adult Fiction)
Publication Date: 2014-02-11
Having lost her family in a massive flood, sixteen-year-old Sebah finds her way onto a gigantic ark, where she must conceal herself from Noah and his family until it is safe for her and another stowaway to slip away.