Books by Todd Hasak-Lowy

CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 16, 2018

"Never melodramatic, this is a timely, eye-opening history. (foreword, introduction, epilogue, source notes, bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
With Hasak-Lowy, Zimet, a founding member of Votes for Women 2020, an organization dedicated to, in part, celebrating the 100th anniversary of American women's right to vote, explores the decadeslong battle for suffrage and its many leaders. Read full book review >
AN EGYPTIAN NOVEL by Orly Castel-Bloom
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 21, 2017

"A modern-day epic seesaws uncomfortably between absurdity and banality."
A family saga ranges from contemporary Israel to Egypt to Inquisition-era Spain. Read full book review >
SOMEWHERE THERE IS STILL A SUN by Michael Gruenbaum
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"As historical fiction, this offering is fine, but it is not nonfiction by any stretch of the imagination. (Historical fiction. 10-14)"
Holocaust survivor Gruenbaum has a story to tell. Read full book review >
ME BEING ME IS EXACTLY AS INSANE AS YOU BEING YOU by Todd Hasak-Lowy
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 24, 2015

"Too self-conscious for its own good. (Fiction. 12-16)"
Darren does his best to process his father's coming out by chasing the girl of his dreams. Read full book review >
33 MINUTES by Todd Hasak-Lowy
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 1, 2013

"Occasional hand-lettered black-and-white sketches add to the appeal of this satisfying school story. (Fiction. 10-13)"
Brainy seventh-grader Sam Lewis actually takes 1 hour and 35 minutes to let go of the idea that he and former best bud Morgan Sturtz can still be friends. Read full book review >
CAPTIVES by Todd Hasak-Lowy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2008

"If Captives hit the big screen, it would be an Andy Warhol movie without the sex. Borrring!"
A veteran screenwriter wrestles with his culture's and his own demons in this first novel from the Florida author (stories: The Task of This Translator, 2005). Read full book review >
THE TASK OF THIS TRANSLATOR by Todd Hasak-Lowy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 2005

"Brightly imagined, disappointingly realized."
Seven debut stories reach beyond their grasp. Read full book review >