May 2015 Jewish Book Carnival
The May Jewish Book Carnival, a monthly roundup of Jewish literary links from across the blogosphere, is being hosted by Jennifer Tzivia MacLeod at Write Kids Books, at http://blog.writekidsbooks.org/2015/05/carnival-of-jewish-books-may-2015-iyyar.html. You’ll find links to Jewish book news, book reviews and author interviews. Including:
- Book review of Margareta Ackerman’s Running from Giants: The Holocaust Through the Eyes of a Child,
- Deborah Kalb’s Q&A with Michelle Brafman
- An exciting new machzor to review: it’s for Yom HaAtzmaut and Yom Yerushalayim,
- Thoughts and feelings on Jewish writer Aharon Appelfeld.
- Live from the Jerusalem Women’s Writers’ Seminar
- Ilana Masad’s look back on Grace Paley’s Enormous Changes at the Last Minute.
- On Michal Lemberger’s After Abel and Other Stories
- Short insights from Joyce Carol Oates into the “bibliomemoir” genre …