About The Author
Sandy Eisenberg Sasso was the first woman to be ordained from the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College. She is the author of 12 award-winning children’s books and one book for adults, Midrash - Reading the Bible with Question Marks.
Her latest book for children, The Shema in the Mezuzah was selected as the 2012 Best Children’s Illustrated Book by the National Jewish Book Council. There are nearly a half million copies of her books in print. Rabbi Sasso lectures nationally on children and spirituality and nurturing spirituality and creativity through midrash.
Joani Keller Rothenberg has illustrated many award-winning children’s books. She lives in Indianapolis and works as an art therapist.