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

"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 >