About the Author


Faygie Holt

Faygie Holt is an award-winning journalist whose work appears in Jewish newspapers and websites worldwide. She is also the author of seven books for Jewish girls in grades 2-4, including “Layla’s Sugarland Winter” and “Achdus Club #5, On the Move.”


How a Spate of Synagogue Bombings in the 1950s Is Impacting Us Today

Changes made to federal law ensure that the Justice Department can step in when houses of worship are threatened.

This Black Rapper Is Spreading Holocaust Awareness

With soulful lyrics, Curtis Bates is educating the next gen about the evils of hate.

How a Jewish Mother Smashed the Glass Ceiling at a Prestigious Wall Street Law Firm

Lydia Kess helped pave the way for working mothers, Shabbat-observant Jews and others in corporate America.

Military Vets Find Solace and Faith in Israel

Through Heroes to Heroes soldiers open up about their experience and move onto a path of spiritual healing.

Jews of Monsey Will Not Be Cowed

Less than 24 hours after the attack, Jews sang and danced, celebrating the dedication of a new Torah scroll.

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