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FRANK/JWB JEWISH BOOK COUNCIL
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was prepared by Sylvia Eisen, librarian o f Shelter Rock Jewish
Center, Roslyn, New York, and the children’s booklist was drawn
up by Enid Davis, children’s librarian in Saratoga, California, and
author o f
A Comprehensive Guide to Childrens Literature on aJewish
Theme.
Library and Publications Committee
The following new booklists were prepared by the Council and
added to the 1983 Order Form:
Selected Booksfo r a BartBat Mitz­
vah
by Rita Frischer, chairman o f Library Services, Temple Sinai,
Los Angeles;
Selected Readings on the Holocaust
by David Szonyi,
associate director, Radius Institute, N.Y.; and
Jewish Books in
Review 1982-1983
(reviews o f new books o f Jewish interest,
including fiction, non-fiction and children’s literature). Other
publications, such as
Building Your Home Jewish Library
and
A
Selected List o f Books For A Jewish Book Fair,
were updated.
The Council prepared an audiovisual presentation o f its his­
tory and activities highlighting the winners o f the National Jew­
ish Book Awards. It was written and directed by Paul Kresh.
Sound and photography were done by Richard Borgersen, and
visuals and graphics, by Dale Camera Graphics.
Library Citations
At the National Jewish Book Awards Ceremony, Dr. Leonard
Gold, chairman, Library and Publications Committee, presented
citations to the following libraries which met the criteria estab­
lished by the Council:
Leo Baeck Institute
Congregation Beth Israel
New York, NY
Library
Milwaukee, WI
Bnai Abraham Synagogue
Forest Hills Jewish Center
Library
Library
Eaton, PA
Forest Hills, NY
Congregation Beth Shalom
Max Kopleman Memorial
Library
Library
Northbrook, IL
Jericho Jewish Center
Jericho, NY