by Naomi Danis

How Do We Become Grown-Up Jewish Women?

Lilith's 10th annual look at Jewish books for young readers

Naomi Danis asked each of these writers to look into her own life as a girl and name a turning point, that moment when she first saw herself as an adult.

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How Do We Become Grown-Up Jewish Women?

The articles in this special section:

Yentl’s Revenge

by Danya Ruttenberg

Room in the Heart

by Sonia Levitin

The JGirl’s Guide

by Shulamit Reinharz

My Sister’s Wedding

by Hannah R. Goodman

Lost in America

by Marilyn Sachs

The Last Days of Dogtown

by Anita Diamant

The J.A.P. Chronicles

by Isabel Rose

Confessions of a Closet Catholic

by Sarah Darer Littman

Closing the Sea

by Judith Katzir

When I Was a Soldier

by Valerie Zenatt