Books by Louise August

SUNDAY POTATOES, MONDAY POTATOES by Vicky Shiefman
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 16, 1994

"A winner. (Picture book. 4-8)"
In what looks, in August's vibrant linoleum cuts, like long- ago Eastern Europe, one poor family has nothing to eat but the potatoes they grow. Read full book review >
IN THE MONTH OF KISLEV by Nina Jaffe
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 1992

"A winning tale, unusually well told and presented. (Folklore/Picture book. 4-8)"
Mendel the peddler and his hard-working wife are so poor they can't buy a single potato for Hanukkah but, miraculously, their daughters fall asleep contented each night after smelling the delicious aroma of latkes emanating from the home of Feivel the merchant. Read full book review >