Lists and Suggestions for Kids

List: Jewish Biographies

Krull, Kathleen, author.

"Judy Blume wrote her way through controversy and censorship to become a pioneer who helped ma... More

Davidson, Rose, 1989- author.

Learn about Ginsburg's childhood, early career, and appointment to the highest court in the la... More

Gottesfeld, Jeff, author.

"Her parents moved her from Austria to Tokyo, Japan before she started school. They were all r... More

Bowman, Chris, 1990- author.

"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades two through five, this title provides re... More

Robbins, Dean, 1957- author.

"Jonas Salk wasn't seen as a brave heronot at first. As a child he was quiet and unassumi... More

Shepherd, Jodie, author.

Describes the life and career of the children's author and illustrator, including his childhoo... More

Lewis, Aura, author, illustrator.

Gloria Steinem is known as a leader of the feminist movement and a trailblazer who fights for equal... More

Churnin, Nancy, author.

"Henrietta Szold took Queen Esther as a model and worked hard to save the Jewish people. In 19... More

Kawa, Katie, author.

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Samuel, Sigal, author.

Osnat Barzani or Asenath Barzani (1590-1670) the world's first female rabbi, was born almost f... More

Slade, Suzanne, author.

"With rhythmic swirls of words and pictures, Suzanne Slade and Stacy Innerst beautifully revea... More

Schuman, Michael, author.

"Over the course of his fifty-year career, musician Bob Dylan has won a Nobel Prize, has had a... More

Newman, Tracy, 1971- author.

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Kawa, Katie, author.

"Wonder Woman was a groundbreaking superhero film that inspired women around the world, and it... More

Spinner, Stephanie, author.

"While other kids played sports, Steven Spielberg was writing scripts and figuring out camera ... More

Alexander, Lori, author.

"Telling the inspiring human story behind the creation of the Paralympics, this chapter book b... More

Epstein, Nadine, author.

"A collection of biographies of Jewish female role models--selected in collaboration with Ruth... More

Glaser, Linda.

The story of Emma Lazarus, who, despite her life of privilege, became a tireless advocate for the i... More