Works

2010

Gullible Gus

2010

There's a Babirusa in my Bathtub!

2005

The Story of Ruth

2004

When I Left My Village

1999

The Peddler's Gift

1995

Sacred Shadows

1994

The Circlemaker

1994

Day of Delight

1988

The Marvelous Maze

1986

Hannah Szenes: A Song of Light

1986

Samantha's Surprise

1980

The Witch at the Wellington Library

1979

Weka Won't Learn

Awards and Recognition

  • Sydney Taylor Award 1994 and 1999, Louis B. Dessauer Award 1994, Sugarman Family Award 1999, SCBWI Work in Progress Grant 1994, 1999 Smithsonian Notable Book of the Century, 1999 Bay Area Book Reviewers Association Award Nominee, A Bank Street College of Education 1999 Best Children’s Book of the Year, New York Public Library List of 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing , A Year 2000 IRA Notable Book for a Global Society, 2005 Parents' Choice Award, 1987 and 1997 National Jewish Book Award Finalist
Maxine schur 2014

Website

Location

San Rafael, CA

Author Contact

Category

Children, Essays

agent Contact

Nancy Gallt