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Heidi Fishman is available for speaking engagements for schools, synagogues, libraries, bookstores, and private groups.

•What was it like for her mother during the Holocaust?
•How did she research her family’s story?
•How did she use her mother’s memories to uncover facts and create scenes?
•Would you like to invite Heidi to your book group?

 

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Heidi does not charge for her time! She only requests reimbursement for travel expenses and will do what she can to keep these to a minimum.

“Ms. Fishman did a wonderful job of explaining to our eighth grade students how she was able to take her mother’s true story of survival during the Holocaust and turn it into a novel.  I especially enjoyed her explanation of the research process she used to find additional details of her mother’s childhood.  I would highly … Continue reading Danielle Michaud – 8th grade Language Arts teacher – Nathan Hale-Ray Middle School

Danielle Michaud – 8th grade Language Arts teacher – Nathan Hale-Ray Middle School

“Heidi’s presentation to our Upper School (Grades 7-9) was terrific. She engaged the students with her story, and she shared details that made it come alive to them. The subject matter is not easy, but it’s importance is clear, and Heidi delivered a valuable lesson through the lens of her family’s experience. We wish we … Continue reading Tony Scherer — Head, Upper School English Department — Renbrook School

Tony Scherer — Head, Upper School English Department — Renbrook School