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Fellow Writers — free up your books. I did

Fellow Writers — free up your books. I did

I put up two of my books for free, on Kindle, for one day, to anyone suffering from cabin-fever…which these days means everybody. Jack Engelhard, 16/04/2020 07:11
Acclaimed artist and author Mordicai Gerstein dies at 83

Acclaimed artist and author Mordicai Gerstein dies at 83

Mordicai Gerstein, artist and award-winning author of children's books, dead at 83.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 26/09/2019 15:28
'Today children read more books'

'Today children read more books'

Popular children's writer still connected to today's young generation of readers; doesn't unnecessarily glorify imaginary past.Hezki Baruch, 03/09/2018 19:17
Israeli author Aharon Appelfeld dies at 85

Israeli author Aharon Appelfeld dies at 85

Holocaust survivor and award-winning novelist Aharon Appelfeld dies in Israel at 85.AFP, 04/01/2018 14:13
World-famous monkey was nearly eliminated by the Nazis

World-famous monkey was nearly eliminated by the Nazis

How Curious George’s creators saved the beloved monkey from the Nazis.JTA, 12/08/2017 20:58
Holocaust author Leesha Rose passes away

Holocaust author Leesha Rose passes away

Author Leesha Rose, known for her book The Tulips are Red, passes away in Jerusalem.Hillel Fendel, 09/02/2016 01:13
New Walker Book Sinks to New Lows on Anti-Semitism

New Walker Book Sinks to New Lows on Anti-Semitism

American writer Alice Walker “has taken her extreme and hostile views to a shocking new level” in her latest book, says news review.Rina Tzvi , 19/06/2013 18:03
Survivor, Anne Frank Companion, Author Dies at 74

Survivor, Anne Frank Companion, Author Dies at 74

Dutch Jewish author Berthe Meijer, whose life intersected with Anne Frank’s, died on July 10, at the age of 74.Rachel Hirshfeld, 12/07/2012 13:23
Author Denied 15,000 Euros for Visiting Israel

Author Denied 15,000 Euros for Visiting Israel

Algerian author Boualem Sansal was denied 15,000 euros he was set to receive due to his recent Israel visit. Rachel Hirshfeld, 04/07/2012 10:44
Novelist Refuses to Publish in 'Apartheid' Israel

Novelist Refuses to Publish in 'Apartheid' Israel

Award-winning author Alice Walker has refused to allow a Hebrew translation of her novel, alleging “Israel is guilty of apartheid."Rachel Hirshfeld, 20/06/2012 18:11