Book Review Index


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Digital copies of AJL Reviews are available back to the Nov/Dec 2007 issue of the AJL Newsletter.
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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Yearsort descending Issue P Review Author
Eagle in the Sky Smith, Wilbur Doubleday Sp75 25-26
In the Land of Israel Oz, Amos M/J 84 5
Barbed Wire on the Isle of Man Ramati, Alexander s.n. N/D 81 16
David & Goliath (VIDEO) Pyramid Sp75 29
Flight from Babylon, Iraq, etc. Haddad, Heskel M. N/D 86 4
Come Back, Jewish Youth, Come Back Home Glicksberg, Abraham A. S/O 83 3
Lyrics of Love Melek, Jacques M/J 82 2
Rescuers: Portraits of Moral Courage in the Holocaust Drucker, Malka, Block, Gay Holmes & Meier N/D 93 7
Caribou Wolitzer, Meg s.n. N/D 84 8
My Little Dictionary: Hebrew-English Picture Dictionary Center for Educ. Tech. S/O 85 7
Picture Book of Israel Ausubel, Nathan F/M 85 7
Complete Story of Purim Mindel, Nissan F/M 83 5
Hannah and the Best Father on Route 9W Skolsky, Mindy Warshaw N/D 82 8
Pit and the Trap, The Rochman, Leyb F/M 85 6
Shnook the Peddler Schur, Maxine Rose M/J 86 5
Adventures of Jeremy Levi, the s.n. F/M 82 3
Iraq Fichter, George W83 13
I Love Hanukah Hirsh, Marilyn M/J 86 5
Business of Identity: Jews, Muslims, and Economic Life in Medieval Egypt Ackerman-Lieberman, Phillip I. Stanford University Press S/O14 1 Roth, Pinchas
Asad: The Sphinx of Damascus s.n. N/D 88 6
Very Best Place for a Penny, The Rosenfeld, Dina H. N/D 84 6
Growing Suspicion: A Rebecca Mystery Greene, Jacqueline Dembar American Girl series American Girl Publishing S/O14 35-36
Passover Parrot, The Zusman, Evelyn M/J 84 6
Hear O Israel: The History of American Jewish Preaching Friedenberg, Robert V. N/D 89 12
Israeli Secret Service, The Deacon, Richard Ma 80 6
Dangerous Dreidle Ride, The Halpern, Chaiky F/M 82 2
Simon and the Bear: A Hanukkah Take Kimmel, Eric A. Hyperion Books S/O14 50 Marks, Allison
Classics of Western Spirituality: A Library of Great Spiritual Masters F/M 82 9
Mossad, The Eisenberg, Dennis Ma 79 6
Holiday Memories of a Shtetl Childhood (AUDIO) Bresnick-Perry, Roslyn s.n. M/J 93 8
Haunted Shul, The Hubner, Carol Korb Ma 80 7
Teshuvah: A Guide for the Newly Observant Jew Steinsaltz, Adin Aronson N/D 96 12
Gooseberries to Oranges Cohen, Barbara N/D 82 7
Holocaust Studies Annual, V. I: 1983 Pinsker, Sanford S/O 84 6
Prisoner of Night and Fog Blankman, Anne = Balser S/O14 41-42 Krasner, Barbara
Jews and Money: The Myths and the Reality Krefetz, Gerald F/M 83 3
Love Schaeffer, Susan F. S/O 81 7
Call Me Ruth Sachs, Marilyn s.n. N/D 82 7
One Mezuzah Kitman, Carol S/O 84 8
Dark Hour of Noon Szambelan-Strevinsky, C. F/M 83 4
Jews of Catalonia, The (VIDEO) Padam Productions M/J 91 17
Metsudah Chumash / Rashi Genesis: A New Linear Translation David, Avrohom, Kleinkaufman, Avrohom Ktav F/M 92 19
Shabbat Can Be Zwerin, Raymond A. O 80 13
Yetta the Trickster Zimmerman, Andrea G. s.n. Ma 79 7
Theres No Such Thing as a Chanukah Bush, Sandy Goldstein Sussman, Susan S/O 84 9
Call of the Shofar, The Mindel, Nissan s.n. N/D 85 5
Echoes of Masada Wallach, Eli First Tier Films Sp75 29
In the Shade of the Chestnut Tree Tene, Benjamin S/O 81 10
Bay Area Jewish Forum Haggadah, The Kramer, Ralph s.n. M/J 86 4
Yoni Bogot, Howard I. s.n. F/M 83 5
Einstein Syndrome Slavin, Stephen L. M/J 83 3
Innkeepers Daughter, The Cohen, Barbara Ma 80 7
Through the Year in Israel Bergman, Denise S/O 84 10
Kunner Aliyah, The Gordon, Mark F/M 82 5
Jewish Americans Meltzer, Milton N/D 82 6
Teachings of Maimonides, The Minken, Jacob S. N/D 87 6
Chanukah Party (AUDIO) Zim, Paul United Synagogue Book Service N/D 93 16
Nahman of Bratslav: The Tales Band, Arnold J. F/M 82 9
Jewish Teachers Handbook, V. III Marcus, Audrey F. S/O 82 4
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Greenfeld, Howard Ma 80 7
Golem, The Wiesel, Elie S/O 84 9
Youth in Chains Geve, Thomas s.n. N/D 82 2
Schindler’s List Keneally, Thomas Touchstone Books F/M 94 7
Family Gold, Herbert F/M 82 5
Island on Bird Street, The Orlev, Uri S/O 84 9
More Wandering Stars Dann, Jack N/D 81 14
Maybe Next Year Hest, Amy F/M 83 4
Jewish Cooking Made Slim Wiener, Marjorie N/D 83 9
Self-Portrait of a Hero Netanyahu, Jonathan A/M 81 4
Christian Theology of Judaism, A Thoma, Clemens F/M 82 6
Night of the Broken Glass Borenstein, Emily N/D 81 13
Who Am I? A Video Created to Meet An Enormous Need in the Jewish Community (VIDEO) Identity Plus M/J 95 14
Dvoras Journey Blaine, Marge Ma 80 7
Bar Mitzvah Greenfeld, Howard s.n. N/D 81 15
My Destiny Gabor, Georgia M. F/M 82 6
Song of Songs: Love Poems from the Bible, The Falk, Marcia Lee O 80 15
Jews of Moscow, Kiev, and Minsk, the: Identity, Anti-Semitism… Brym, Robert J NYU Press F/M 95 8
Only Nine Chairs Miller, Deborah University F/M 82 9
LEylah, A Journal of Judaism Today Jews College, London S/O 90 17
Requiem for Naaman Tammuz, Benjamin S/O 82
Eentzy Weentzy Hider: A Story About King David and the Spider, The Gottlieb, Yaffa Leba, Nodel, Norman s.n. F/M 97 13
In the Storm Aleichem, Sholem S/O 84 4
Philosophy of Judaism, The Kalechofsky, Roberta F/M 83 2
Jerusalem Diamond, The Gordon, Noah Ma 80 4
Taking the Fruit Zones, Jane Sprague F/M 82 9
Pioneer Jews Rochlin, Harriet & Fred S/O 89 9
Wallenberg: The Man in the Iron Web Lester, Elenore M/J 83 3
Midrash: An Introduction, The Neusner, Jacob S/O 90 14
Eight Tales for Eight Nights Schram, Peninnah N/D 81 12
King Who Came Back, The ben Yaakov, Avraham N/D 84 6
Ghetto Diary Korczak, Janusz Ma 79 6
Watch the Stars Come Out Levinson, Riki M/J 86 5
Miracles of Chanukah (AUDIO) Figiel, Caroline F/M 10 19
Complete Story of Tishrei Mindel, Nissan N/D 82 6
Hero Azriel Friedman, Thomas L. A/M 81 4
We Live in Israel Levine, Gemma S/O 84 10
Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz, The Richler, Mordecai s.n. D 74 26
Adventures of Jeremy Levi, The s.n. S/O 82 9
Marc Chagall Raboff, Ernest Art for Children Series N/D 82 4
I Love Hanukah Hirsh, Marilyn N/D 84 6