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Elana Rubinstein is the author of the Saralee Siegel books, an illustrated chapter book series for children ages 7-10. 

Her work includes Once Upon an Apple Cake, a 2019 National Jewish Book Awards Finalist.  The Saralee books are published by Apples & Honey Press and some titles are PJ Library Selection Books.  

Elana has a master's degree in early childhood education from American Jewish University. In her spare time, Elana enjoys drinking tea and reading fantasy books. 

Elana lives in Los Angeles with her husband. 

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