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2005 National Jewish Book Award

Tree of Souls:
The Mythology of Judaism

Featured Review From Reform Judaism Magazine  
Schwartz [is] the preeminent reteller of Jewish stories"

Tree of Souls


 From Roaring Brook Press:
Before You Were Born


The Koret International Jewish Book Award

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Koret Award Ceremony

From The Jerusalem Post:


One of the 

Best 10 Children's Books of  2005

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Before You Were Born

Storytelling by Howard Schwartz

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Click to Read an Article on Howard from Judaica Book News


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Elijah's ViolinMiriam's TambourineLilith's CaveGabriel's PalaceFWEP

Read about Lilith's Cave and Tim Burton's "The Corpse Bride"
 Read about Stuart Gordon's work with Lilith's Cave and "Kabbala: Scary Jewish Stories"


Imperial MessagesGates to the New CityFirst HarvestVoices Within the Ark: The Modern Jewis Poets


Children's Stories:

The Diamond TreeInvisible KingdomsThe Wonder ChildTSLsmall

The Day the Rabbi DisappearedA Journey to Paradise CoverA Coat for the MoonAsk The Bones

3000 Years of Jewish Stories Newly reprinted as JoG 

Read about Jerusalem of Gold and The Day the Rabbi Disappeared


Reimagining the Bible


Biographical excerpts from:

About Howard Schwartz

From Contemporary Authors (.pdf)
Bio .pdf