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The Book of Life: Jewish Kidlit (Mostly)

By Heidi Rabinowitz

The Book of Life is an interview-format podcast about Jewish kidlit, mostly, with occasional coverage of Jewish YA/adult books, music, film and web, established in December 2005. Host: Heidi Rabinowitz Sponsor: Feldman Children's Library at Congregation B'nai Israel of Boca Raton, Florida

  1. 1.
    Simple Acts: The Busy Family's Guide to Giving Back06/13/2019
    21:48
  2. 2.
    Craig Taubman & Mostly Kosher05/31/2019
    21:56
  3. 3.
    Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster05/01/2019
    48:59
  4. 4.
    The Length of a String04/15/2019
    30:34
  5. 5.
    The Kosher Baker04/01/2019
    14:06
  6. 6.
    Craig Taubman Is Coming To Town03/18/2019
    2:33
  7. 7.
    Fania's Heart03/11/2019
    15:45
  8. 8.
    Meet Me at the Well02/07/2019
    38:21
  1. 9.
    The 2019 Sydney Taylor Book Awards, Revealed!01/23/2019
    36:02
  2. 10.
    Beyond the Holocaust and Holidays01/06/2019
    32:06
  3. 11.
    Stand Up: Social Justice Storytime12/16/2018
    13:05
  4. 12.
    All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah12/01/2018
    33:29
  5. 13.
    The Missing Voices of Moe and Mo11/06/2018
    25:45
  6. 14.
    Light the Menorah!10/14/2018
    6:18
  7. 15.
    The Girl with the Red Balloon10/14/2018
    20:53
  8. 16.
    Barbara Bietz and The Sundown Kid10/01/2018
    11:11
  9. 17.
    American Golem08/12/2018
    11:52
  10. 18.
    Social Justice and Jewish Children's Books08/12/2018
    34:34
  11. 19.
    2018 Sydney Taylor Book Awards01/08/2018
    32:43
  12. 20.
    Teaser: The 2018 Sydney Taylor Book Awards01/04/2018
    1:06
  13. 21.
    Grand Finale12/14/2017
    30:05
  14. 22.
    The Many Faces of the Pirkei Avot12/03/2017
    23:16
  15. 23.
    Tasa's Song11/15/2017
    16:25
  16. 24.
    The Yiddish Book Center10/26/2017
    28:15
  17. 25.
    My Jewish Year09/03/2017
    18:48
  18. 26.
    The Language of Angels08/14/2017
    23:49
  19. 27.
    Back to School with Behrman House08/14/2017
    21:09
  20. 28.
    The Last Shepherd07/31/2017
    26:43
  21. 29.
    Shalom, Salaam06/07/2017
    17:00
  22. 30.
    The Six-Day Hero06/05/2017
    15:17
  23. 31.
    PJ Our Way05/26/2017
    24:21
  24. 32.
    Almost a Minyan05/16/2017
    25:50
  25. 33.
    Mamaleh Knows Best04/30/2017
    19:22
  26. 34.
    Kasper Mutzenmacher's Cursed Hat04/25/2017
    20:22
  27. 35.
    Serendipity's Footsteps04/18/2017
    13:08
  28. 36.
    The (Unofficial) Harry Potter Haggadah04/03/2017
    16:58
  29. 37.
    Call Me Ishmael.com03/20/2017
    8:09
  30. 38.
    Mark Your Calendar03/12/2017
    12:02
  31. 39.
    Honey and Me02/28/2017
    13:26
  32. 40.
    Unorthodox, Live02/17/2017
    10:16
  33. 41.
    Another Me02/03/2017
    22:43
  34. 42.
    Everybody Says Shalom01/27/2017
    14:38
  35. 43.
    The Inquisitor's Tale01/18/2017
    23:20
  36. 44.
    The 2017 Sydney Taylor Book Awards01/13/2017
    11:55
  37. 45.
    Adam & Thomas01/08/2017
    17:08
  38. 46.
    The Sunset Gang12/19/2016
    15:48
  39. 47.
    Dreidels on the Brain12/05/2016
    28:22
  40. 48.
    Ketzel, the Cat Who Composed11/21/2016
    17:52
  41. 49.
    I Dissent11/09/2016
    20:34
  42. 50.
    Once in a Lifetime10/31/2016
    9:26
  43. 51.
    Fascinating10/21/2016
    26:38
  44. 52.
    The Golem10/05/2016
    20:23
  45. 53.
    Shmelf the Hanukkah Elf09/22/2016
    28:42
  46. 54.
    The Hired Girl08/31/2016
    16:52
  47. 55.
    Biblical Wives07/27/2016
    15:53
  48. 56.
    Vox Tablet and Other Podcasts07/01/2016
    20:36
  49. 57.
    The Safest Lie05/31/2016
    28:13
  50. 58.
    Viva Rose!05/06/2016
    18:51
  51. 59.
    More Than Enough04/07/2016
    40:12
  52. 60.
    The Yiddish Fish03/03/2016
    10:09
  53. 61.
    Hare and Tortoise Race Across Israel01/27/2016
    15:46
  54. 62.
    My Grandfather's Coat01/04/2016
    41:21
  55. 63.
    Enough with the Holocaust Books for Children12/01/2015
    1:03:18
  56. 64.
    Pick a Card, Any Card11/16/2015
    13:45
  57. 65.
    Last of the Red Hot Mamas11/04/2015
    23:08
  58. 66.
    Enchantress10/01/2015
    21:59
  59. 67.
    Do the Menschy Thing09/04/2015
    8:50
  60. 68.
    Here is the World of Leslea Newman08/03/2015
    18:09
  61. 69.
    Welcome to Kutsher's06/08/2015
    15:00
  62. 70.
    Playing with Matches05/12/2015
    13:24
  63. 71.
    Carol Matas04/16/2015
    32:30
  64. 72.
    Visible City03/11/2015
    13:43
  65. 73.
    The Pat Boone Fan Club02/22/2015
    7:17
  66. 74.
    Good ole Lerner/Kar-Ben!02/22/2015
    7:58
  67. 75.
    Eva Wiseman02/22/2015
    6:32
  68. 76.
    Presses with Alliterative Names02/22/2015
    9:29
  69. 77.
    Diversity in Jewish Kidlit01/27/2015
    20:11
  70. 78.
    The Longest Night01/05/2015
    21:57
  71. 79.
    STORM12/03/2014
    19:39
  72. 80.
    The Nazi Hunters11/11/2014
    13:43
  73. 81.
    Seminar Stories11/04/2014
    8:15
  74. 82.
    BEA14 Variety10/01/2014
    10:16
  75. 83.
    Never Say a Mean Word Again09/04/2014
    8:53
  76. 84.
    Jo Joe07/21/2014
    15:06
  77. 85.
    Queen of the Jews06/03/2014
    16:55
  78. 86.
    Jews in Texas05/06/2014
    22:23
  79. 87.
    The Legacy of Jewish Swimmers04/03/2014
    13:06
  80. 88.
    The Seminar on Jewish Story03/17/2014
    9:17
  81. 89.
    The Jewish Comix Anthology02/25/2014
    8:47
  82. 90.
    Inspiration Then and Now: Raoul Wallenberg02/11/2014
    12:29
  83. 91.
    Canadian Interlude12/06/2013
    21:40
  84. 92.
    Laurel Snyder Redux11/06/2013
    25:37
  85. 93.
    Rav Hisda's Daughter10/02/2013
    31:44
  86. 94.
    Intentions09/09/2013
    14:51
  87. 95.
    Whitman's Jewish Picture Books08/02/2013
    4:42
  88. 96.
    Zayde Comes to Live07/08/2013
    13:40
  89. 97.
    The Schmutzy Family06/02/2013
    4:08
  90. 98.
    Eugene Yelchin05/10/2013
    8:37
  91. 99.
    The Sophie Brody Award04/04/2013
    9:36
  92. 100.
    Hava Nagila: The Movie03/07/2013
    13:17
  93. 101.
    We Are Their Voice02/19/2013
    19:41
  94. 102.
    Announcing the 2013 Sydney Taylor Book Awards01/24/2013
    12:22
  95. 103.
    McFarland: Goyish Name, Jewish Books01/14/2013
    8:47
  96. 104.
    Rubin & Sharenow: 2012 Sydney Taylor Winners12/02/2012
    16:03
  97. 105.
    A Song for My Sister10/03/2012
    19:54
  98. 106.
    Looking For Me in this Great Big Family09/13/2012
    7:48
  99. 107.
    Reuven Firestone: Jews and Muslims07/11/2012
    5:41
  100. 108.
    Marc Tyler Nobleman: Biographer of Underdogs05/09/2012
    28:13
  101. 109.
    Room Enough for Daisy03/06/2012
    12:03
  102. 110.
    David Bezmozgis and The Free World12/03/2011
    12:20
  103. 111.
    Pulani11/01/2011
    7:35
  104. 112.
    Write Your Own Megillah10/03/2011
    9:25
  105. 113.
    Life, After09/07/2011
    12:45
  106. 114.
    Wherever You Go08/04/2011
    16:20
  107. 115.
    Noah's Swim-a-thon07/06/2011
    15:55
  108. 116.
    Double Dip: Rona Arato06/11/2011
    20:15
  109. 117.
    Tropical Secrets05/02/2011
    17:40
  110. 118.
    Yuvi's Candy Tree04/13/2011
    12:25
  111. 119.
    The Rooster Prince of Breslov04/03/2011
    10:05
  112. 120.
    Defying Gravity03/01/2011
    9:35
  113. 121.
    The Year of Goodbyes02/01/2011
    17:15
  114. 122.
    Hereville01/10/2011
    19:15
  115. 123.
    Shalom Sesame12/01/2010
    10:00
  116. 124.
    The Canadian Jewish Book Awards11/03/2010
    16:40
  117. 125.
    Book Expo 2010: Jewish Presses10/02/2010
    19:50
  118. 126.
    Book Expo 2010: Kidlit09/02/2010
    26:20
  119. 127.
    Book Expo 2010: Adults08/04/2010
    20:45
  120. 128.
    Kathy Kacer06/29/2010
    56:37
  121. 129.
    When the Hurricane Came to New Orleans06/01/2010
    22:05
  122. 130.
    Live from Israel, It's Anna Levine!05/04/2010
    11:09
  123. 131.
    So Punk Rock04/06/2010
    10:40
  124. 132.
    Scribblers on the Roof03/02/2010
    11:05
  125. 133.
    Save the Deli!02/08/2010
    10:50
  126. 134.
    The Big Reveal: 2010 Sydney Taylor Book Awards01/13/2010
    19:18
  127. 135.
    Jewish Kidlit at 92Y01/05/2010
    12:50
  128. 136.
    Planet Esme!12/11/2009
    30:50
  129. 137.
    Podcasters Across Borders: Alexa Clark12/02/2009
    14:30
  130. 138.
    Podcasters Across Borders: Hugh McGuire12/01/2009
    11:20
  131. 139.
    Jewish Book Month's Hot Authors11/16/2009
    16:05
  132. 140.
    Pick Up the Phone11/14/2009
    1:22
  133. 141.
    Kvetchfessional!11/05/2009
    12:20
  134. 142.
    Podcasters Across Borders: Connie Crosby10/20/2009
    6:10
  135. 143.
    Running for My Life10/05/2009
    15:35
  136. 144.
    Jacqueline Dembar Greene, In Full09/21/2009
    31:40
  137. 145.
    Jacqueline Dembar Greene09/18/2009
    24:10
  138. 146.
    ForWords Is Back!09/09/2009
    9:55
  139. 147.
    New Year at the Pier, Take Two09/04/2009
    9:15
  140. 148.
    New Year at the Pier09/01/2009
    9:20
  141. 149.
    Why Be Social? Part 4, Create-Consume-Contribute08/19/2009
    20:10
  142. 150.
    Why Be Social? Part 3, Suggestions08/19/2009
    18:55
  143. 151.
    Why Be Social? Part 2, Definitions08/19/2009
    10:10
  144. 152.
    Why Be Social? Part 1, Philosophy08/19/2009
    27:55
  145. 153.
    Book Expo: Jewish Books for Kids08/05/2009
    40:40
  146. 154.
    Book Expo: Jewish Authors Etc.07/27/2009
    28:07
  147. 155.
    Book Expo: Jewish Titles for Adults07/13/2009
    23:30
  148. 156.
    Mark Blevis, Kidlit Podcaster06/26/2009
    16:21
  149. 157.
    Book Expo: Jewish Publishers06/22/2009
    15:00
  150. 158.
    The Red Leather Diary Part 206/02/2009
    14:06
  151. 159.
    The Red Leather Diary, Part 106/02/2009
    43:11
  152. 160.
    Mitzvah Time: The Bridget Zinn Auction05/07/2009
    9:00
  153. 161.
    Sing, Little Birdie05/03/2009
    17:32
  154. 162.
    Moses Is Departing Egypt, A Facebook Haggadah04/08/2009
    10:40
  155. 163.
    Truth or Dare04/01/2009
    16:29
  156. 164.
    A Civil War Passover03/18/2009
    9:48
  157. 165.
    Memories of Aranka Siegal03/03/2009
    15:54
  158. 166.
    Sonia Levitin's Return02/18/2009
    20:06
  159. 167.
    Black History Month, Jewish Style02/01/2009
    21:48
  160. 168.
    The 2009 Sydney Taylor Book Awards01/26/2009
    8:40
  161. 169.
    Marc Aronson's Unsettled01/05/2009
    45:35
  162. 170.
    Spin the Dreidel12/01/2008
    25:18
  163. 171.
    Tribalism11/02/2008
    29:45
  164. 172.
    Blog Action Day: Poverty10/15/2008
    26:20
  165. 173.
    O Canada10/02/2008
    13:40
  166. 174.
    Laughing with God09/02/2008
    34:45
  167. 175.
    2 Jews, 3 Opinions08/08/2008
    23:45
  168. 176.
    Book Expo, Part 4: The Holocaust07/22/2008
    16:39
  169. 177.
    Book Expo, Part 307/07/2008
    16:23
  170. 178.
    Book Expo, Part 2: Jewish Kids/Teen Books06/17/2008
    17:43
  171. 179.
    Brand Spanking New, Part 1: Jewish Picture Books06/06/2008
    17:32
  172. 180.
    See You at Book Expo!05/20/2008
    4:36
  173. 181.
    Israel @ 6005/01/2008
    25:58
  174. 182.
    Passover Internationale04/02/2008
    25:41
  175. 183.
    The One with the Mezuzahs03/02/2008
    22:51
  176. 184.
    Funny, That Book Doesn't Look Jewish02/11/2008
    51:39
  177. 185.
    Bells & Whistles: How to Call In, Live01/18/2008
    3:36
  178. 186.
    Empowerment for the New Year01/08/2008
    27:14
  179. 187.
    Meet Markus!12/12/2007
    39:53
  180. 188.
    Hooray for Hanukkah!12/02/2007
    28:22
  181. 189.
    Thanksgiving Shout-Out Special11/14/2007
    16:26
  182. 190.
    Old Radio and New Media11/04/2007
    18:33
  183. 191.
    Catch Me a Classic!10/02/2007
    27:06
  184. 192.
    Seeing Through New Eyes09/04/2007
    27:21
  185. 193.
    Klezmapalooza!08/01/2007
    24:52
  186. 194.
    Magic & Mystery07/02/2007
    25:52
  187. 195.
    Summer Coolness06/06/2007
    24:53
  188. 196.
    The Book of Life Plays Ball05/07/2007
    32:52
  189. 197.
    The Book of Life and the Power of Books04/12/2007
    27:12
  190. 198.
    Why is this Podcast Different from All Other Podcasts?03/13/2007
    27:03
  191. 199.
    The Book of Life's Purim Celebration02/15/2007
    23:36
  192. 200.
    The Book of Life: The Best New Books and Music01/11/2007
    19:41

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