Book Review Index


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Author/Editor Titlesort descending Place of Publication Year Series ISBN Issue P Review Author Review format Review type
Glazerson, Matityahu Building Blocks of the Soul: Studies on the Letters and Words of the Hebrew Language 1997 N/D 97 41828
Podwal, Mark Built by Angels: The Story of the Old New Synagogue 2009 M/J 09 8
Cooper, Alanna E. Bukharan Jews and the Dynamics of Global Judaism 2012 S/O13 23
Benyaminov, Meyer, Benyaminov, Zilpa Bukharian Jews 1992 F/M 93 21
Lazewnik, Libby Burglar and Other Stories, The 2004 N/D 05 13
Schwartz, Moshe, Lees, Susan, Kressel, Gideon M. Burial Cooperatives in Socialist Utopia: Thirty Years of Moshav Development in Israel 1995 M/J 96 11
Finkelstein, Chaim Burksfield Bike Club 2: Lost and Found 2007 Burksfield Bike Club Series F/M 08 12
Lazewnik, Libby Burlgar and Other Stories, The 2004 N/D 05 13
Kramer, Aaron Burning Bush, The S/O 84 6
Ramsey, Betsy, Katz, Avi Burning Light, The 2002 N/D 02 26
Kellerman, Faye Burnt House, The 2007 Peter Decker / Rina Lazarus Novel, A N/D 07 26
Finkelstein, Chaim Burskfield Bike Club Operation Snowman, The 2012 Burksfield Bike Club N/D13 4
Keret, Etgar, Actus Comics Bus Driver Who Wanted to Be God and Other Stories, The 2004 M/J 06 21
Ackerman-Lieberman, Phillip I. Business of Identity: Jews, Muslims, and Economic Life in Medieval Egypt S/O14 1 Roth, Pinchas
Ashkenazi, Elliott Business of Jews in Louisiana: Photos, Prints, 1840-1875, The The 1988 S/O 88 7
Oberman, Sheldon Business with Elijah 1993 S/O 95 10
Laird, Christa But Can the Phoenix Sing? 1995 F/M 96 17
Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg But God Remembered: Stories of Women from Creation to the Promised Land 1995 S/O 95 10
Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, Anderson, Bethanne But God Remembered: Stories of Women from Creation to the Promised Land 1995 M/J 96 13-14
Marcus, Audrey F. But This Night is Different A/M 81 8
Greene, Jacqueline D. Butchers and Bakers, Rabbis and Kings S/O 84 8
Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, Rothenberg, Joani Keller Butterflies Under Our Hats 2006 S/O 06 22
Polacco, Patricia Butterfly, The 2000
Clarke, Thurston By Blood and Fire S/O 81 13
Orde, Lewis By Blood Divided 1991 N/D 91 15
Oberman, Sheldon, Waldman, Neil By the Hanukkah Light 1997 F/M 98 14
DeMille, Nelson By the Rivers of Babylon 1978 W78 23
Schnall, David J. By the Sweat of Your Brow: Reflections on Work and the Workplace in Classic Jewish Thought 2001 F/M 02 26
Reznikoff, Charles By the Waters of Manhattan 2009 S/O 09 34-35
Ostrovsky, Victor By Way of Deceptions: the Making and Unmaking of a Mossad Officer 1990 F/M 91 19
Ezrahi, Sidra DeKoven By Words Alone: The Holocaust in Literature 1980 W80 19
Yanover, Yori Cabalists Daughter, The 2008 N/D 08 8
Sender, Ruth Minsky Cage, The 1986 F/M 87 7
Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg Cain and Abel: Finding the Fruits of Peace 2001 F/M 02 33
Goldin, Barbara Diamond, Weihs, Erika Cakes and Miracles: A Purim Tale 1991 S/O 92 22
Goldin, Barbara Diamond, Weihs, Erika Cakes and Miracles: A Purim Tale 1991 F/M 91 22
Bullard, Lisa, Basaluzzo, Constanza Calebs Hanukkah 2013 N/D12 7
Gilchrist, Cherry, Cann, Helen Calendar of Festivals: Celebrations from Around the World, A 2008 S/O 08 54
Sachs, Marilyn Call Me Ruth N/D 82 7
Shawn, Karen, Goldfrad, Keren Call of Memory: Learning about the Holocaust Through Narrative: An Anthology, The 2008 S/O 08 20
Hassenfeld, H. Daniel Call of the Shofar 1995 S/O 96 8
Hassenfeld, H. Daniel Call of the Shofar 1995 S/O 96 6
Mindel, Nissan Call of the Shofar, The N/D 85 5
Rosen, Ruth Called to controversy: The unlikely story of Mishe Rosen and the founding of Jews for Jesus 2012 N/D12 35
Casteel, Sarah Phillips Calypso Jews: Jewishness in the Caribbean Literary Imagination 2016 Literature Now S/O 2016 4 Dwoskin, Beth
Cambridge Companion to Spinoza, The 1996 S/O 96 41734
Jackson, Judy Camel Trail, The 2007 S/O 08 13
Wolf, Elaine Camp 2012 M/J13 7
Gold-Vukson, Marji E., Gold-Vukson, Michael Can You Imagine? Creative Drawing Adventures for the Jewish Holiadys 1992 S/O 92 22
Robinson, Ira, ed. Canada's Jews: In Tim, Space, and Spirit (Jews in Space and Time) 2013 S/O14 19 Cohen, Leah
Techner, David, Hirt-Manheimer, Judith, Iskowitz, Joel Candle for Grandpa: A Guide to the Jewish Funeral for Children and Parents, A 1993 N/D 93 14-15
Propp, Vera W. Candle in the Closet 2007 N/D 07 13
Steinsaltz, Adin Candle of God: Discourses on Chassidic Thought, The 1998 N/D 99 14-15
Firestone, Beth Candles in My Window 2010 M/J 10 14
Firestone, Beth Candles in My Window 1990 M/J 91 16
Propp, Vera W. Candles in the Closet 2007 N/D 07 13
Schorsch, Ismar Canon Without Closure: Torah Commentaries 2007 S/O 08 9
Congregation Beth Israel Sisterhood Cant Believe Its Kosher 2001 F/M 03 34
Muller, Jerry Z. Capitalism and the Jews 2010 S/O 10 35-36
Nahai, Gina B. Capsian Rain 2007 N/D 07 26
Hirsch, Marily Captain Jiri and Rabbi Jacob 1976 F/M 92 21
Finkelstein, Norman H. Captain of Innocence: France and the Dreyfus Affair 1991 M/J 92 22
Alan Metnic Captured in Memory: Photographs and Thoughts on Poland 2016 F/ M 2017 16 Silverburg, Sanford R.
Feinstein, Edward Capturing the Moon: Classic and Modern Jewish Tales 2008 S/O 08 45
Mermelstein, Yael, Grossman, Vasily, Romanenko, Vitaliy Car that Goes Far, A 2009 M/J 09 17
Roseman, Kenneth Cardinals Snuffbox, The N/D 82 7
Cardozo, Nathan Lopes Cardozo on the Parashah: Essays on the Weekly Torah Portion: The Book of Genesis 2019 N/D 2019 22 Belinfante, Randall C. & Anne Marie Book Adult
Wolitzer, Meg Caribou N/D 84 8
Fine, Gary M. Carioca-Bev: The Wartime Record of Major Ralph I. Fine. The Making of a B-24 Liberator Pilot in the Eighth Air Force in Europe During World War II. A Portrait of Courage 2019 N/D 2019 23 Bibel, Barbara M. Book Adult
Carlebach, Shlomo, Stefansky, Chaim Carlebach Haggadah: Seder Night with Reb Shlomo 2000 M/J 01 6
Carlebach, Shlomo Carlebach Haggadah: Seder Night with Reb Shlomo, The 2000 F/M 01 6
Skolsky, Mindy Warshaw Carnival and Kopeck and More About Hannah Ma 80 8
Skolsky, Mindy Warshaw, Weinhaus, Karen Ann Carnival and Kopeck and More About Hannah 1979 Sp79 25
Kotek, Joel, Jaffa, Alisa Cartoons and Extremism: Israel and the Jews in Arab and Western Media 2008 M/J 09 26
Goberman, David Carved Memories: Heritage in Stone from The Russian Jewish Pale 2000 S/O 00 41986
Goberman, David Carved Memories: Heritage in Stone from the Russian Jewish Pale 2000 S/O 00 41986
Brown, Erica, Galperin, Misha Case for Jewish Peoplehood: Can We Be One?, The 2009 F/M 10 32
Zakutinsky, Ruth Case of the Missing Baseball Cards, The N/D 82 6
Levine, Aron Case Studies in Jewish Business Ethics 2000 Library of Jewish Law and Ethics, vol. XXII S/O 00 15
Nahai, Gina B. Caspian Rain 2007 N/D 07 26
Rothstein, Gidon Cassandra Misreads the Book of Samuel: (And Other Untold Tales of the Prophets) 2008 N/D 09 27
Susan Silverman Casting Lots : Creating a Family in a Beautiful Broken World 2016 F/ M 2017 24 Stahl, Sheryl F.
Heller, Linda Castle on Hester Street, The N/D 82 7
Heller, Linda, Boris Kulikov Castle on Hester Street, The 2007 N/D 07 8
Denes, Magda Castles Burning: A Childs Life in War 1997 S/O 97 28
Ellis, Deborah Cat at the Wall, The 2014 N/D 14 10 Bloomfield, Kathy
Rubin, Susan Goldman, Weissberger, Ela Cat with the Yellow Star, The: Coming of Age in Terezin 2006 S/O 06 19
Catalog of the I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection 2003 S/O 05 42-43
Tenenbom, Tuvia Catch the Jews! 2015 N/D 2015 36 Tesler, David
Ben-Dror, Graciela Catholic Church and the Jews: Argentina 1933-1945 2008 Studies in Antisemitism S/O 09 35
Hesse, Karen, Watson, Wendy Cats of Krasinski Square, The 2004 N/D 04 20-21
Stampler, Ann Redisch, Carabelli, Francesca Cats on Ben Yehuda Street, The 2013 FM13 13
Raphael, David Cavalier of Malaga, the 1989 M/J 91 16
Witonsky, Pecki Sherman Cave of Reconciliation, The (rev. ed.) 2006 M/J 07 16
Roth, Irene Cecil Roth: Historian Without Tears F/M 83 3
Heiligman, Deborah Celebrate Hanukkah with Light, Latkes, and Dreidels 2006 Holidays Around the World Ceries N/D 06 13
Heiligman, Deborah Celebrate Passover with Matzah, Maror, and Memories 2007 Holidays Around the World Series M/J 07 13
Heiligman, Deborah Celebrate Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur with Honey, Prayers, and the Shofar 2007 Holidays Around the World Series S/O 07 41860
Hoyt-Goldsmith, Diane, Peterson, Julie Celebrating Hanukkah 1996 F/M 97 12
Drucker, Malka Celebrating Life: Jewish Rites of Passage N/D 84 7


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