Books by Jason Wolff

THE BALL OF CLAY THAT ROLLED AWAY by Elizabeth Lenhard
Released: May 1, 2012

"Leave this one behind when packing kids for their summer-camp experience. (Picture book. 3-5)"
An irksome version of the traditional cumulative tale adds little to the collection of Jewish literature. Read full book review >
DINOSAUR GOES TO ISRAEL by Diane Levin Rauchwerger
Released: March 1, 2012

"If your child points to the cover and tells you the name of the dinosaur on the front, you may need to purchase this book. Otherwise, you can buy a dinosaur toy and a travel book and safely keep them separate. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Dinosaur-loving Middle-Eastern tourists may be a small demographic, but this book targets them perfectly. Read full book review >
THE HOG PRINCE by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 1, 2009

"In a market filled with fairy-tale remakes, this one stands out for its read-aloud potential, references to other beloved characters and timeless message—be happy with who you are. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Bardhan-Quallen's latest shows the amusing results of a fairy's poor memory on a pig with big dreams. Read full book review >
DINOSAUR ON HANUKKAH by Diane Levin Rauchwerger
DINOSAURS
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

"A silly, imaginative way to commemorate the holiday. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Dinosaur arrives at a young boy's home to celebrate Hanukkah, exchanges gifts, lights the menorah candles, plays the dreidel game and creates a messy scene filled with melted chocolate gelt (money) and latke batter on the walls and floor. Read full book review >
JAMBOREE DAY by Rhonda Gowler Greene
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 1, 2001

Though Greene (The Stable Where Jesus Was Born, not reviewed, etc.) sometimes loses the beat, this rhymed jungle party tale will elicit the same finger-snapping, hand-clapping audience response that Gail Jorgensen's Crocodile Beat (1989) and Bill Martin Jr.'s classic Chicka Chicka Boom Boom (1989) usually get. Read full book review >