Book Review Index


Please note that this index does not link to the full text of the book reviews.
Digital copies of AJL Reviews are available back to the Nov/Dec 2007 issue of the AJL Newsletter.
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Author/Editor Title Place of Publication Year Series ISBN Issue P Review Authorsort ascending Review format Review type
Buloff, Joseph, Singer, Joseph From the Old Marketplace 1991 M/J 91 8
Brown, Michael Jews and Judaism in Canada: A Bibliography of Works Published Since 1965 2000 Canadian Jewish Studies Special Issue, vol. 7/8 F/M 01 9
Orgel, Doris Devil in Vienna, The 1978 Sp79 27
Bogot, Howard I. I Learn About God N/D 82 7
Friedman, Daniel To Kill and Take Possession: Law, Morality and Society in Biblical Stories 2002 M/J 04 14
Bloom, Harold Blooms Modern Critical Views: David Mamet 2004 F/M 04 14-15
Blacker Cohen, Sarah, Koch, Joanne B. Shared Stages: Ten American Dramas of Blacks and Jews 2007 SUNY Series in Modern Jewish Literature and Culture M/J 08 19-20
Silva, Daniel Prince of Fire 2005 M/J 05 30
Lichtenstein, Mosheh Moses: Envoy of God, Envoy of His People 2008 S/O 08 41860
Levine, Karen, Sher, Emil Hanas Suitcase on Stage 2007 Holocaust Remembrance Book for Young Readers Series M/J 07 15
Zim, Paul Kooky Cookie Kids, The (AUDIO) N/D 93 16
Lerner, Anne Lapidus Eternally Eve: Images of Eve in the Hebrew Bible, Midrash, and Modern Jewish Poetry 2007 Brandeis Series on Jewish Women S/O 08 8
Wadimoff, Nicolas, Warin, Clothilde Israel-Palestine, Two Peoples, Two States for One Peace … (VIDEO) 2009 N/D 10 26
Braunstein, Leah Levy, Katz, Avi Waiting Wall, The 2009 N/D 09 15
Dwork, Deborah Children with a Star: Jewish Youth in Nazi Europe 1991 S/O 91 18
Silberg, Francis Berry, Britt, Stephanie McFetridge Story of Passover for Children, The 1989 M/J 89 10
Chatanow, Gerald, Schwartz, Bernard Another Time, Another Place: A Neighborhood Remembered 2000 S/O 01 41892
Bialik, Hayyim Nahman Revealment and Concealment: Five Essays 2000 S/O 01 9
dePaola, Tomie Noah and the Ark S/O 84 8
Katz, Josef, Reach, Hilda One Who Came Back: The Diary of a Jewish Survivor 2006 F/M 07 33
Ricci, Regolo Lord is My Shepherd, The 2007 N/D 07 8
Lowenstein, Steven M. Frankfurt on the Hudson: The German-Jewish Community of Washington Heights, 19339-1983, Its Structure and Culture 1989 N/D 90 10
Solomon, Lewis D. Jewish Spirituality: Revitalizing Judaism for the Twenty-First Century 2000 F/M 01 11
Wolowelsky, Joel B. Women at the Seder: A Passover Haggadah 2005 M/J 05 42
Gal, Alon, Siegel, David S. David Ben-Gurion and the American Alignment for a Jewish State 1991 N/D 92 23
Schotter, Roni, Widener, Terry House of Joyful Living, The 2008 M/J 09 16-17
Shollar, Leah, Mekibel, Shoshana Thread of Kindness: A Tzedaka Story, A 2000 F/M 01 17
Collins, John J. Bible After Babel: Historical Criticism in a Postmodern Age, The 2005 F/M 07 31-32
Kellerman, Faye Serpents Tooth 1997 S/O 97 26-27
Keller, Tsipi Poets on the Edge: An Anthology of Contemporary Hebrew Poetry 2008 F/M 09 21
Weiss, Eric, Stern, Shira Mishkan Rfuah: Where Healing Resides 2013 N/D13 41
Hoffman, Charles Gray Dawn: The Jews of Eastern Europe in the Post-Communist Era 1992 S/O 92 18
Yellin, Tamar Kafka in Bronteland and Other Stories 2006 F/M 06 28
Fuchs, Ester Encounters with Israeli Authors F/M 83 3
Green, Jen Israel 2001 Nations of the World Series M/J 01 15
Siegal, Aranka Upon the Head of the Goat: A Childhood in Hungary - 1939-1944 1981 W82 15
Kramer, Aaron Century of Yiddish Poetry, A 1989 F/M 90 14
Cowen, Ida Spy for Freedom: The Story of Sarah Aaronsohn N/D 84 7
Sparks, Kenton L. Ancient Texts for the Study of the Hebrew Bible: A Guide to the Background Literature 2005 F/M 06 37
Seixas, Gershom Mendes Religious Discourse, A: Thanskgiving Day Sermon Nov. 26 1789 1977 W77 28
Schwartz, Howard, Raznick, Barbara New Harvest: Jewish Writing in St. Louis, 1998-2005 2005 S/O 06 43-44
Novack, Judith Mandel Lilac Bush, The 1989 M/J 90 12
Berger, Shalom Z., Daniel Jacobson,, Waxman, Chaim I. Flipping Out?: Myth or Fact?: The Imapct of the "Year in Israel" 2007 M/J 08 28-29
Greenberg, Martin H. Jewish Lists 1979 Sp80 13
Kurshan, Ilana Why Is This Night Different from All Other Nights? "The Four Questions" Around the World 2008 M/J 08 37
Nissimi, Hilda Crypto-Jewish Mashhadis: the Shaping of Religious and Communal Identity in their Journey from Iran to New York 2007 S/O 07 52-53
Bauer, Yehuda Holocaust in Historical Perspective O 79 6
Steinsaltz, Adin Teshuvah: A Guide for the Newly Observant Jew N/D 96 12
Faber, Doris Bella Abzug 1976 W76 20
Hunt, Linda Secret Agenda: United States Government, Nazi Scientists, and Project Paperclip, 1945-1990 1991 S/O 91 19
Neusner, Jacob Pharisees: Rabbinic Perspectives, The 1985 F/M 86 4
Schechter, Joel Messiahs of 1933: How American Yiddish Theatre Survived Adversity through Satire 2008 F/M 09 17-18
Bruder, Judith Going to Jerusalem Ma 80 4
Jacobs, Louis Judaism and Theology: Essays on the Jewish Religion 2005 N/D 05 27-28
Kanfer, Stefan Eighth Sin, The 1978 W78 23
Stern, Karen B Inscribing Devotion and Death: Archaeological Evidence for Jewish Populations of North Africa 2008 Religions of in the Graeco-Roman World, v. 161 F/M 09 19
Caudill, Mark A Twilight in the Kingdom: Understanding the Saudis 2006 F/M 07 31
Polacco, Patricia Butterfly, The 2000
Gilman, Phoebe Something for Nothing 1993 N/D 93 12
Speregen-Newberger, Devra Albert Einstein: The Jewish Man Behind the Theory 2006 N/D 06 41860
Schwartz, Amy Yossel Zissel and the Wisdom of Chelm 1986 F/M 87 8
Rossman, Avraham, Linsider, Joel Rashi 2012 FM13 25-26
Rosen, Devorah Mystery in Spain 2009 F/M 10 11
Schapiro, Raya, Weinberg, Helga Letters from Prague 1939-1941 1991 N/D 91 12
Wishnia, Kenneth Fifth Servant, The 2010 M/J 10 26
Ofrat, Gideon, Kidron, Peretz Jewish Derrida, The 2001 F/M 03 36-37
Nutkis, Phyllis, Argoff, Patti When the World Was Quiet 2004 M/J 04 29
Suleiman, Susan Rubin, Forgecs, Eva Contemporary Jewish Writing in Hungary: An Anthology 2003 Jewish Writing in the Contemporary World Series S/O 04 41892
Adler, David A., Ritz, Karen Hilde and Eli: Children of the Holocaust 1994 M/J 95 18
Rabinowitz, Abraham Hirsch Taryag: A Study of the Tradition that the Written Torah Contains 613 Mitzvot 1996 F/M 97 6
Metter, Bert Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah S/O 84 10
Simhaee, Rebeka, Weber, Michael Sara Finds a Mitzva 2010 N/D 10 13
Schotter, Roni, Hafner, Marilyn Passover Magic 1995 F/M 96 18
Berkow, Ira Maxwell Street: Survival in a Bazaar 1977 Sp78 21
Penn, Malka, Black, Theodor Ghosts and Golems: Haunting Tales of the Supernatural 2001 F/M 02 34-35
Brodsky, Beverly Jonah, an Old Testament Story 1977 Sp78 25
Tal, Eve Double Crossing: A Jewish Immigration Story 2005 N/D 05 14
Alkow, Jacob M. In Many Worlds M/J 86 3
Robinson, Ira Translating a Tradition: Studies in American Jewish History 2008 F/M 09 16-17
Alma, Ann Brave Deeds: How One Family Saved Many from the Nazis 2008 F/M 09 39-40
Leeds, Constance Silver Cup, The 2007 S/O 07 9
Abraham Isaac Kook F/M 82 9
Rubin, Steven J. Writing Our Lives: Autobiographies of American Jews, 1890-1990 1991 M/J 92 19
Schiffman, Lawrence H. Qumran and Jerusalem: Studies in the Dead Sea Scrolls and the History of Judaism 2010 N/D 10 23
dePaola, Tomie My First Passover 2008 M/J 08 12
MacLeod, Elizabeth Harry Houdini: A Magical Life 2005 S/O 05 10
Peters, Simi Learning to Read Midrash 2004 F/M 04 18-19
Lehmann, Marcus, Teomim, Joseph Faith and Courage 2009 S/O 10 18-19
Pinsky, Mark I. Jew Among the Evangelicals, A: A Guide for the Perplexed 2006 F/M 07 34
Zakutinsky, Ruth, Richter, Sharon Were Really Going Home 1979 Sp80 21
Corenthal, Michael G. Cohen on the Telephone: A Hisotry of Jewish Recorded Humor and Popular Music, 1892-1942 1984 N/D 86 4
Roumani, Jacques, Meghnagi, David, Roumani, Judith Jewish Libya: Memory & Identity in Text & Image 2018 N/D 2018 31 Book Adult
Kalman, Jason Hebrew Union College and the Dead Sea Scrolls 2012 S/O13 31
Senderk, Cath Surviving the Holocaust 2006 On the Front Line Series F/M 07 15
Brown, Danit Ask for a Convertible 2008 M/J 09 31
Checinski, Michael Moshe Running the Gauntlet of Anti-Semitism: From Polish Counter-Intelligence to the Marshall Center 2004 M/J 05 33
Shulman, Abraham Old Country, The 1974 Sp 75 27
Helfgott, Margaret, Gross, Tom Out of Tune: David Helfgott and the Myth of Shine 1998 S/O 98 9
Downing, David Making of the Middle East, The 2006 The Middle East Series F/M 06 17-18
Koren, Yeshayahu Funeral at Noon 1996 S/O 96 13


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