Retired NMSU Professor Wins National Children's Book Award
Dr. Yosef Lapid retired after a four-decade career as a college professor in international relations, and since then he has been writing books for children.
Lapid was recently awarded the Silver medal for best picture book from the Moonbeam Children's Book Awards. The Moonbeam Children's Books Awards aim to spread awareness of commendable children's books, authors, and also work to increase literacy for children.
Lapid's new book series, Snowman Paul is a four-volume series written in rhyme about a young boy and an adventurous snowman who share a friendship and learn many life lessons during their experiences together.
For more information: http://www.snowmanpaul.com/