Jewish Interest
Pub Month: October 2019
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TitleThe Book Rescuer
AuthorMacy, Sue
IllustratorInnerst, Stacy
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Recipient of a Sydney Taylor Book Award for Younger Readers
An ALA Notable Book
A Bank Street Best Book of the Year

“Text and illustration meld beautifully.” —The New York Times
“Stunning.”​ —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
Inspired...[a] journalistic, propulsive narrative.Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“The story comes alive through the bold acrylic and gouache art.” —Booklist (starred review)

From New York Times Best Illustrated Book artist Stacy Innerst and author Sue Macy comes a story of one man’s heroic effort to save the world’s Yiddish books in their Sydney Taylor Book Award–winning masterpiece.