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Michelle Cameron

Michelle Cameron's The Fruit of Her Hands: the story of Shira of Ashkenaz relates the life of the author's 13th Century ancestor, Rabbi Meir of Rothenberg. Publisher’s Weekly praised the novel’s “powerful immediacy” and Library Journal its “rich details.” Her full-length novel in verse, In the Shadow of the Globe, was named the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's 2003-4 Winter Book Selection.
Michelle is co-director of The Writers Circle which offers creative writing workshops to kids and adults in Ridgewood, Summit, South Orange, Maplewood, and Montclair. She personally teaches kids, teens and adults, including a series of novel-writing classes.