A video of the Sydney Taylor Book Award acceptance speeches of Richard Michelson & Raul Colon (As Good As Anybody), made by award committee member Barbara Bietz, originally posted on her blog at barbarabbookblog.blogspot.com.
* Host, The Book of Life Podcast
* Director, Feldman Children's Library, Congregation B'nai Israel, Boca Raton, FL
* Past President, Association of Jewish Libraries
* Past Chair, Sydney Taylor Book Award Committee
* Reviewer, School Library Journal