Book Review Index

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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Year Issue P Review Authorsort descending
When God Judged and Men Died Sherman, Arnold Bantam 1973 Ap 74 26
Last Sunrise, The Gordon, Harold H&J Pub. Inc. 1992 S/O 93 18
Emergence of Judaism, The Neusner, Jacob Westminster John Knox Press 2004 S/O 05 49
Masada: The Last Fortress Miklowitz, Gloria D. Eerdams 1998 F/M 99 19-20
After Long Silence Fremont, Helen Delacorte Press 1999 S/O 99 8
Secret Life of God: Discovering the Divine within You, The Aaron, David Shambhala 2004 S/O 04 12
Hippocrene Practical English-Hebrew English Conversational Dictionary Gross, David Hippocrene 1991 N/D 91 12
Pageant Lasky, Kathryn Four Winds Press 1986 F/M 87 7
To Everything There is a Season Daly, Jude Eerdmans 2006 M/J 06 8
Jewish Spirituality: A Brief Guide for Christians Kushner, Lawrence Jewish Lights Publishing 2001 S/O 02 21
Good Yontif: A Picture Book of the Jewish Year Blue, Rose, Feldman, Lynne Millbrook Press 1997 M/J 98 19
Consuming Fire, A: Encounters with Elie Wiesel and the Holocaust Roth, John K. John Knox Press 1979 Sp80 16
Feast of Lights Jaffe, Ellen S. Sumach Press 2006 S/O 07 22
My Gaze is Turned Inward: Letters, 1934-1943 Kolmar, Gertrud, Woltmann, Johanna, Goldstein, Brigitte Northwestern University Press 2004 M/J 05 37
Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah Metter, Bert S/O 84 10
Sound of Songs: Love Lyrics from the Bible, The Falk, Marcia, Moser, Barry Harper 1990 M/J 91 9
In the Mouth of the Wolf Zar, Rose S/O 84 10
Purim Goodies Hoffman, Amalia Gefen 2007 M/J 07 13-14
War Within, The: a Novel of the Civil War Matas, Carol Simon & Schuster 2001 F/M 02 34
Kibbutz in Israel, A Taylor, Allegra Families the World Over Series Lerner 1987 M/J 89 10
Drop of Rain, A Kirk, Heather Napoleon Publishing 2004 N/D 04 14-15
Gilboa Iris, The Englard, Zahava D. Gefen 2012 S/O13 48
City in the Moonlight: Stories of the Old-Time Lithuanian Jews, The Katz, Dovid, Zumoff, Barnett Ktav 2012 M/J 12 50
Execution of the Hangman of Riga: The Only Execution of a Nazi War Criminal by the Mossad, The Kuenzle, Anton, Shimron, Gad, Shapiro, Shlomo J. Vallentine Mitchell 2004 M/J 05 39
On Shabbat Fishman, Cathy Goldberg, Hall, Melanie G. Atheneum 2001 F/M 02 39
Broken Bridge Banks, Lynne Reid Morrow Junior Books 1994 N/D 95 14
Terrible, Terrible! A Folktale Retold Bernstein, Robin, Kawasaki, Shauna Kar-Ben 1998 N/D 98 13, 15
Jewish Cooking Boot Camp: The Modern Girls Guide to Cooking like a Jewish Grandmother Carneiro, Andrea Marks, Marks, Roz Three Forks 2009 M/J 10 29
Running Commentary: The Contentious Magazine that Transformed the Jewish Left into the Neoconservative Right Balint, Benjamin Public Affairs 2010 S/O 10 29
Writing on the Wall, The Garfield, Leon S/O 83 5
Lone Star: Based on a True Story Rosen, Devorah Sapir Press 2008 S/O 09 35
Mornings and Mournign: A Kaddish Journal Broner, E. M. Harper 1994 N/D 94 9
Art Against the Odds: From Slave Quilts to Prison Paintings Rubin, Susan Goldman Crown 2004 N/D 04 13
Simon Wiesenthal: A Life in Search of Justice Pick, Hella Northeastern University Press 1996 F/M 97 18
Identity Question: Blacks and Jews in Europe and America, The Philipson, Robert University Press of Mississippi 2000 S/O 01 19
Popes Jews, The Waagenar, Sam Open Court 1974 D 74 30
Unto Death: Two Novellas: Crusade and Late Love Oz, Amos, de Lange, Nicholas Harcourt 1975 Sp76 22
Judaism and Science: A Historical Introduction Effron, Noah J. Greenwood Guide to Science and Religion Greenwood 2007 M/J 07 23
Hearing the Call across Traditions: Readings on Faith and Service Davis, Adam Skylight Paths 2009 N/D 10 18
Dialogical Philosophy from Kierkegaard to Buber Bergman, Shmuel Hugo, Gerstein, Arnold A. SUNY Press 1991 F/M 92 17
From the Fair Aleichem, Sholem, Leviant, Curt Viking 1985 S/O 85 4
Chanukah Greenfeld, Howard Holt, Reinhart 1976 Sp77 31
Nobody Knows Me in Miami Kass, Sheila S. S/O 81 9
Body of Brooklyn, The Lazar, David University of Iowa Press 2003 M/J 04 18
Take My Life, Please Youngman, Henny Morrow 1991 M/J 92 21
Jar of Fools: Eight Hanukkah Stories from Chelm, The Kimmel, Eric A. Holiday House 2000 16
Restoring the Jews to their Homeland: Nineteen Centuries in the Quest for Zion Adler, Joseph Aronson 1997 N/D 97 6
Wine, Women, and Death: Medieval Hebrew Poems on the Good Life Scheindlin, Raymond P. JPS 1986 M/J 87 4
Lieberman’s Choice Kaminsky, Stuart M. St. Martins S/O 93 16
Mihu the Detective Halpern, Chaiky Feldheim 1979 Sp79 25
Animals Came Two by Two: The Story of Noahs Ark, The Wormell, Christopher Running Press Kids 2008 S/O 09 14
Shalom, Geneva Peace Shalant, Phyllis Dutton 1992 M/J 93 17
Hosue of Women, The Bermant, Chaim N/D 89 8
Pharaoh and the Fabulous Frog Invasion Werner, Osher Judaia Press 2007 N/D 07 17
Tropical Secrets: Holocaust Refugees in Cuba Engle, Margarita Holt 2009 S/O 09 13
Jews of the Yemen, 1800-1914, The Nini, Yehuda Harwood Academic Publishers 1991 N/D 92 24
Hanukkah Keogh, Josie PowerKids Readers: Happy Holidays! Rosen 2013 M/J13 14
Darkness Casts No Shadows Lustig, Arnost, Nemcova, Jeanne Inscape Publishers 1976 W77 25
Forgotten, The Kellerman, Faye Morrow 2001 N/D 01 17
Never-Ending Greenness, The Waldman, Neil Morrow 1997 F/M 98 16, 18
Beyond Courage: The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust Rappaport, Doreen Candlewick 2012 S/O12 12
Stranger in the Woods Fried, Leah Hamodia 2006 M/J 07 41860
Israel and the Cold War: Diplomacy, Strategy and the Policy of the Periphery at the United Nations Patten, Howard I.B. Tauris 2013 N/D13 32
Rebbe Mendel Presents the Secret of the Red Pearl Sternfeld, Nathan, Bichman, David, Bloom, Sandy Feldheim 2005 M/J 06 14
When the Hurricane Came Liss-Levinson, Nechama CreateSpace 2012 N/D12 4
Learn Torah, Love Torah, Live Torah: HaRav Mordechai Imchas Teitz, The Quintessential Rabbi Blau, Rivkah Ktav 2001 S/O 01 9
Encyclopedia of Jewish Genealogy, vol. 1, the Kurzweil, Arthur, Weiner, Miriam Aronson 1991 M/J 91 17
Mazel Tov! Youre Middle Aged Vorspan, Albert Doubleday 1974 Ap 74 26
Albert Einstein: The Jewish Man Behind the Theory Speregen-Newberger, Devra JPS 2006 N/D 06 41860
Seeds From Our Past, Planting for the Future: Jewish Stories and Folktales Stavish, Corinne B'nai B'rith Center for Jewish Identity 1997 S/O 98 32, 34
History of the Marranos 4th ed. Roth, Cecil Sepher Hermon Press 1974 W76 19
Parnas of Cologne Bar Am, Meir Feldheim 1986 M/J 87 6
Too Big, Too Little, Just Right Hodes, Loren Judaica Press 2002 F/M 03 43
Jewish Travel Guide Vallentine Mitchell 2004 M/J 05 37
Gravity Lieberman, Leanne Orca 2008 F/M 09 38
Cooking the Israeli Way Wolfe, Robert L., Wolf, Diane L. Lerner 1986 S/O 86 5
Final Solution, The Rice, Earle The Holocaust Library Lucent Books 1998 N/D 99 17
My Noahs Ark Goffstein, M. B. Ma 79 7
Beautiful World That God Made, The Greene, Rhonda Gowler, Wilson, Anne Eerdmans 2002 S/O 02 41
Spiritual Awakenings: Illuminations on Shabbat and the Holidays Rubin, Yehoshua Urim 2003 M/J 04 21
Infertility in the Bible: How the Matriarchs Changed Their Fate; How You Can, Too Fischbein, Jessie Devora 2005 M/J 06 26
Quilting Path: A Guide to Spiritual Discovery Through Fabric, Thread and Kabbalah, The Silk, Louise Skylight Paths 2006 F/M 07 36
Wayward Moon, The Weizman, Janice Yotzeret Publishing 2012 S/O13 49
Kings and Carpenters: One Hundred Bible Land Jobs You Might Have Praised or Panned Coulter, Laurie, Newbigging, Martha Jobs in History Series Annick Press 2010 M/J 10 12
Economic History of European Jews: Late Antiquity and Early Middle Ages, The Toch, Michael Etudes sur le Judaisme Medieval; 56 Brill 2013 S/O13 43
Magic Menorah: A Modern Chanukah Tale, The Zalben, Jane Breskin, Diamond, Donna Simon & Schuster 2001 N/D 01 21
Yossi Tries to Help God Chaikin, Miriam, Saldutti, Denise Harper & Row 1987 S/O 87 10
101 Reasons to Visit Israel (& Perhaps Make Aliyah) Solomon, Estie, Solomon, David Artzy 2007 F/M 08 45
Sarah Laughs Jules, Jacqueline, Ugliano, Natascia Kar-Ben 2008 F/M 08 9
Heinrich Himmler: Murderous Architect of the Holocaust Worth, Richard Holocaust Heroes and Nazi Criminals Series Enslow 2005 F/M 06 17
Orchestra of Exiles (VIDEO) Aronson, Josh First Run Features 2012 S/O13 50
Thought of High Windows, The Kositsky, Lynne Kids Can Press 2004 M/J 04 37
Jewish Life in Mr. Lincolns City Apelbaum, Laura Cohen, Uziel, Claire Jeiwsh Historical Society of Greater Washington 2009 S/O 10 27, 29
God in Between Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg Jewish Lights Publishing 1998 F/M 99 20-21
Coal (rev. ed.) Kraft, Betsy H. W83 13
Eyes of the Blind, The Morgan, Alison Oxford University Press 1986 N/D 88 9
One Baby Step at a Time: Seven Secrets of Jewish Motherhood Weisberg, Chana Urim 2007 M/J 08 42
Burial Cooperatives in Socialist Utopia: Thirty Years of Moshav Development in Israel Schwartz, Moshe, Lees, Susan, Kressel, Gideon M. Praeger 1995 M/J 96 11
Theo: An Autobiography Bikel, Theodore University of Wisconsin Press 2002 F/M 03 32-33
Jewish Festivals Throughout the Year Ganeri, Anita Smart Apple Media 2004 M/J 05 24

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