Sonia Levitin is the author of dozens of famous Jewish children's books, and recipient of many awards, including the Sydney Taylor Award. She is also an artist and playwright.
Sonia Levitin is an author, artist, playwright, and social activist, often using the novel as a form of inter-cultural understanding. “As a Holocaust survivor, I want to be a bridge between peoples.” Her books include mysteries, historical novels and current affairs. She has been honored with the Pen Award, National Jewish Book Award, Sydney Taylor Award, and the German Catholic Bishops Award.