Author: Arlington, Virginia
E-mail: madelynruth (at)
Twitter: @madrosenberg
Recent Books: For ages 4 to 8: How to Behave at a Tea Party; How to Behave at a Dog Show; Happy Birthday, Tree: A Tu B’Shevat Story; and The Schmutzy Family.

For ages 8 to 12: Nanny X, Nanny X Returns, and Canary in the Coal Mine

For ages 12 to 17: Dreamboy
Fee: Please contact me to discuss fees. Additional travel expenses outside of D.C. area.
Features: Please talk to me for details on various programs. Past talks have included: Make Your Own Monster, Shabbat and Your Five Senses, The Road to Research, Books that Shaped Me (and Probably You), and Idea Sparks.


2015-2016: Land of Enchantment Book List includes Nanny X
2013: The Library of Congress’ 52 Great Reads includes Canary in the Coal Mine
2013: Sydney Taylor Notable, The Schmutzy Family
2013: Bank Street Best-of List, Happy Birthday, Tree.
2013: Finalist, National Jewish Book Award for Best Illustrated Children’s Book, The Schmutzy Family
2008: Winner, Moving Words Poetry Competition, Arlington, Va.
2005: Magazine Merit Honor Award, Charlie and the Jazz Man



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