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Faygie Holt is the author of the bestselling Jewish fiction series for middle-grade readers, The Achdus Club. Aimed at girls ages 8-11, the series starts with "The New Girl" and was followed by "Trouble Ahead," "The Accident," and "The Wedding Dance." She is also the author of "Layla's Vistaville Summer," and its sequel, "Layla's Sugarland Winter."
In addition to her writing for children, Faygie is an award-winning journalist, whose writing appears online and in newspapers around the world. She has won several awards for her work including a Simon Rocker Award from the American Jewish Press Association, a Philadelphia Press Association award, and Keystone chapter SPJ award.