Pajamas and goosebumps: Authors encounter Israel

Organized by the American PJ Library and PJ Our Way programs, the authors traveled to historical sites and met Israeli authors, illustrators, artist, journalists, educators and social activists.

June 13, 2018 16:05
PJ Library authors meet Israeli author Meir Shalev.

PJ Library authors meet Israeli author Meir Shalev, whose books have been translated into 26 languages.. (photo credit: DANIELLE MEHLER)

An ancient verse from the Dead Sea Scrolls inspired singing among visiting authors and may just weave its way into a plot of an upcoming children’s book.

“We were in the laboratory that is conserving and digitizing the Dead Sea Scrolls,” relates New York Times bestselling author Kimberly Brubaker Bradley.


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