Books by Linda Jacobs Altman

SINGING WITH MOMMA LOU by Linda Jacobs Altman
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2001

Tamika decides to try to restore her grandmother's memory in this realistic story about a family dealing with Alzheimer's Disease. Read full book review >
HISTORY
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

An interesting foreword launches this first volume— summarizing 4,000 years of Jewish history—in the Holocaust series. Read full book review >
WOMEN INVENTORS by Linda Jacobs Altman
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Feb. 1, 1997

"Through these profiles, Altman shows how ordinary occurrences may lead to extraordinary discoveries. (b&w photos, not seen, chronologies, further reading) (Nonfiction. 10+)"
This innovative collection in the American Profiles series focuses on the history of the process of invention as told through the accomplishments of ten notable women. Read full book review >
AMELIA'S ROAD by Linda Jacobs Altman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 15, 1993

"297) provides handsome acrylic paintings in a monumental, fresco-like style that emphasizes these characters' dignity and humanity. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Amelia Martinez hates all roads; every time her father gets out the map, it means leaving new friends and a teacher who hasn't even learned her name. Read full book review >