New imprint garners National Jewish Award nomination.January 20th, 2015, From BC BookLook.com
Although Manitoban Carol Matas has more than forty titles, she turned to her friend Morri Mostow on Gabriola Island to produce Tucson Jo.
|Tucson Jo by Carol Matas is inspired by the first Jewish mayor of Tucson.|
Mostow’s fledgling imprint for e-books operates from Gabriola Island in B.C.
|Morri Mostow at lauch for Tucson Jo.|
Much to the surprise and delight of both Matas and Mostow, Matas subsequently became the only Canadian author nominated in the category for Children’s and Young Adult Literature for the 2014 National Jewish Book Awards in its 64th year of competitions. The National Jewish Book Awards are sponsored by the Jewish Book Council, based in New York City. It is touted as the longest-running program of its kind in North America... FULL STORY