Bonnie Lindauer

Review from Horn Book

I remember reading Horn Book reviews as a librarian and along with Kirkus, these two reviewing periodicals were my favoities. Very happy to have a review in Horn Book. Here’s the link and an extract: https://www.hornbookguide.com/site/?reviewList=book-bundles-walking-the-walk “…This accessible picture-book biography introduces a lesser-known social reformer who founded the National Council of Jewish Women, which “worked…

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More Reviews

I’m so excited by another review.  Here’s an extract with the link to the full review: Publisher’s Weekly, Oct 15, 2021    https://www.publishersweekly.com/9781728415734 “…As Lindauer clearly explains, this environment places Solomon on the path to involvement with the conference, where she gathers “America’s outstanding Jewish women” to discuss education and liberty, and forms the National…

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Interview with Bonnie and Illustrator Sofia Moore

History writer and award-winning author Barbara Krasner writes Jewish-themed poetry, articles, nonfiction books, and novels for children and adults. She included this interview on her blog “The Whole Megillah.” (Excerpts, below. The Whole Megillah (TWM): Welcome, Bonnie Lindauer and Sofia Moore! Bonnie, let’s start with you. What inspired you to write about Hannah G. Solomon? Bonnie Lindauer (BL): As…

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What Does a 12-year old Have to Say about the book?

Twelve-year-old Sofia Lavine wrote this review of “Hannah G. Solomon Dared to Make a Difference” : “I was deeply inspired by the Hannah G Solomon Dared to make difference book by Bonnie Lindauer and Sofia Moore! Reading the book made me believe that anything is possible, and change is something anyone can do. Hannah G.…

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Outcome from Jewish Network Conference

As a result of my two-minute pitch at the Jewish Network Conference in May, I’ve been invited to make a presentation and book talk to children in 3rd to 5th grades at the Sutton Place Synagogue’s Jackson Religious School, New York City, on Feb. 2, 2022.  Really excited about this!        

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Kirkus Review is good

  I was so excited when my wonderful editor, Joni Sussman of Kar-Ben Publishing, notified me that “Hannah G. Solomon Dared to Make a Difference” was favorably reviewed in the important children’s book review source, Kirkus Reviews.  Here’s an excerpt from the review: “…As an adult Hannah was the first Jewish woman admitted to the…

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Surprise Package arrived July 2nd

What a surprise when I found a box outside my door. I didn’t expect to find 12 copies of my debut picture book biography, since it isn’t released until Sept 1, 2021. It’s so different to hold, read and see the final product than just all the draft and preliminary illustrations along this two-year process! …

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For everyone who wants to work to change the world

Ted Talks summer 2021 book list is here! Check out these fresh titles on everything from the science of sleeping together to the history of caffeine — and so much more! Check it out:  https://ideas.ted.com/new-books-from-ted-speakers-summer-reading/?utm_campaign=social&utm_source=t.co&utm_medium=social&utm_content=2021-6-25    

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Early reviews of Hannah G. Solomon

I was so surprised to find 12 reviews already on Goodreads of my book, https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/57620557-hannah-g-solomon-dared-to-make-a-difference    I discovered that the publisher had sent out digital copies to lots of reviewers. It’s gratifying that the reviews are positive.  Goodreads has a summer reading section you may want to check out.  Thank you Goodreads!      

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