Why We Chose This Book: Latke, the Lucky Dog

Golden-brown rescue dog Latke is adopted on the first night of Hanukkah by Zach, Zoe and their parents. The adorable pup captures the attention of three-and four-year-olds from the very first page, making eye contact with young readers as he begins to narrate his story.

Read more »

PJ Library joins Mitzvah Day 2018!

Mitzvah Day is the UK’s largest day of social action, involving over 40,000 people annually around the world, to do good deeds for others. This year, on November 18th, groups of Jews and non-Jews from schools and nurseries to cheders and synagogues, will get involved by doing a range of projects, which can be different for every community.

Read more »

How to Talk to Kids About Death and Dying

Sometimes kids ask really tough, really direct questions that don't necessarily have easy answers. There are some topics, like death, illness, or aging, that can be difficult for grown-ups to have a handle on, let alone explain to a small child. 

Read more »