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

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

Elana has a bachelor’s degree in education from Towson University. When she’s not teaching, Elana enjoys reading fantasy books and writing stories for kids! 

Elana lives in Los Angeles with her husband Ben.

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