Welcome to Author Lisa Alcalay Klug
Award-winning journalist Lisa Alcalay Klug has reported for a wide variety of media outlets including the New York Times, Jerusalem Post, Shape, Self and many others. Her book, Cool Jew, was a No. 1 Amazon bestseller and National Jewish Book Awards Finalist. A humorist, slam poet, and popular public speaker, Lisa has presented at more than 100 venues throughout North America, Europe, and Israel. !e daughter of an Ashkenazi Holocaust survivor, Lisa’s books express her exuberance, joie de vivre, and passion for Jewish culture.
If you were a superhero what would your name be?
If you could have any superpower what would you choose?
What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?
What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast?
Almond flour pancakes with real maple syrup and organic strawberries and scrambled eggs
Night owl, or early bird?
One food you would never eat?
The toasted maggots served to my table in China.
Being tapped or poked on the shoulder
Skittles or M&Ms?
Please tell us in one sentence only, why we should read your book.
You should read my book because it shows how living with more humor. embracing a sense of playfulness and learning some quick Yiddish can transform your life in minutes.
What inspired you to want to become a writer?
The books I adored reading as a kid inspired me to become a writer.
Favorite quote from a movie?
Come on everybody. Here we go!!!!!!!!!
This or That
Hot or Cold?
Black or White?
Chocolate or Vanilla?
Regular or Diet?
Coke or Pepsi?
Horror or Romance?
Action or Drama?
Pizza or Pasta?
Sweet or Salty?
Summer or Winter?
City or Country?
Gum or Breath Mints?
Spontaneity or Planning Ahead?
PC or Mac?
Beach or Pool?
Shoes or Sandals?
Cats or Dog?
Neither (I’m allergic but love them both.)
Apples or Oranges?
Cause or Effect?
Heads or Tails?
Facebook or Twitter?
Truth or Dare?
Text or Talk?
Hot Mamalah: The Ultimate Guide for Every Woman of the Tribe
Hot Mamalah: The Ultimate Guide for Every Woman of the Tribe by LisaAlcalay Klug, is a start-to-finish celebration of the strengths, challenges, and triumphs of Jewish women—the good, the great, the PMS-y, and the menopausal! This “ABCs of She” dishes up a delicious smorgasbord of everything whole-y and holy feminine for having fun and having chutzpah, with humorous essays, adorable illustrations, how-to’s and more. From cocktails to cupcakes, Purim costumes to bar aliases, Hot Mamalah whets an appetite for getting the most out of life, love, and your closet. Hot Mamalah is the much anticipated companion to the hilarious 21st century Jewish catalog, Cool Jew.