Search Results: "Nechama Sittner"


BOOK REVIEW

WHAT DID PINNY DO? by Nechama Sittner
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 8, 2013

"Pinny is young enough that a haircut can still be fun, and readers will be as delighted as he is. (glossary) (Picture book. 3-6)"
For some people, a haircut qualifies as a rescue mission. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DEFIANCE by Nechama Tec
NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 1993

"A remarkable story of a great leader, as well as of a neglected aspect of WW II. (Eleven halftones, two line drawings— not seen)"
Powerful account by Holocaust survivor Tec (Sociology/Univ. of Connecticut; In the Lion's Den, 1989, etc.) of the operations of a Jewish partisan group in WW II Belorussia. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHEN THE HURRICANE CAME by Nechama Liss-Levinson
Released: April 12, 2012

"An excellent children's novel featuring a captivating, charming young girl."
In Liss-Levinson's (Cookie the Seder Cat, 2011, etc.) fine children's book, a girl and her family are forced to flee their home to escape Hurricane Katrina. Read full book review >