Book Review Index


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Titlesort descending Author/Editor Series Publisher Year Issue P Review Author
Daddy Christmas & Hanukkah Mama Alko, Selina Knopf 2012 FM13 13
Daddys Chair Lanton, Sandy, Haas, Shelly O. Kar-Ben 1991 S/O 91 22
Daf Yomi: A Pictorial History, The Mandelmbaum, David Avraham Feldheim 2012 M/J13 30
Daggers of Faith: Thirteenth-Century Christian Missionizing and Jewish Response Chazan, Robert University of California Press 1989 N/D 89 10, 12
Dairy Made Easy: Triple Tested Recipes for Every Day Schapira, Leah, Dwek, Victoria Mesorah 2014 N/D 14 30 Schutzman, Laura
Daisy Chains Byrd, Sandra Friends for a Season Series Bethany House 2006 S/O 06 13
Dakota Diaspora: Memoirs of a Jewish Homemaker Trupin, Sophie Alternative Press 1984 S/O 85 6
Damaged Goods Friedman, Thomas L. Permanent Press 1984 F/M 85 5
Damascus Cover, The Kaplan, Howard Dutton 1976 Sp77 25
Damned Strong Love: The True Story of Will G. and Stefan K. Van Dijk, Lutz, Crawford, Elizabeth D. Holt 1995 N/D 95 11
Dan and the Mudman Zucker, Jonny Frances 2008 S/O 09 19
Dance Around the Fire Cone, Molly Houghton-Mifflin 1974 D 74 27
Dance Around the Fire Cone, Molly, Friedman, Marvin Houghton 1974 Sp 75 27
Dance of the Dolphin: Finding Prayer, Perspective and Meaning in the Stories of Our Lives, The Kedar, Karyn D. Jewish Lights Publishing 2001 N/D 02 13
Dance, Sing, Remember: A Celebration of Jewish Holidays Kimmelman, Leslie, Eitan, Ora HarperCollins 2000 F/M 01 15
Dancing Bear Bermant, Chaim St. Martin's 1985 S/O 85 3
Dancing in the Dark Bavati, Robyn Flux 2013 S/O13 5
Dancing on Tisha B’Av Raphael, Lev St. Martin’s 1990 F/M 91 21
Dangerous Dreidle Ride, The Halpern, Chaiky F/M 82 2
Dangerous Dreidle Ride, The Halpern, Chaiky S/O 82 9
Dangerous Fortune, A Follett, Ken Delcorte Press 1993 F/M 94 7
Dangling Man, The Bellow, Saul Vanguard 1944 Sp77 30
Daniel in the Lions Den: A Bible Story Marzollo, Jean Little Brown 2004 S/O 03 43-44
Daniel in the Lions’ Den: The Brick Bible for Kids Smith, Brendan Powell Sky Pony Press 2014 N/D 14 3 Marks, Allison
Daniel Silva: A Reader’s Guide Schatt, Stan [self-published] 2015 F/M 2016 21 Isaac, Fred
Daniel, Half Human, and the Good Nazi Chotjewitz, David, Orgel, Doris Atheneum 2004 F/M 05 31-32
Daniels Story Matas, Carol Scholastic 1993 M/J 93 16-17
Danny Loves a Holiday Taylor, Sydney F/M 81 6
Darien Dilemma (VIDEO) Laufer, Nahum, Laufer, Erez Erez Laufer Films S/O 08 38
Darien Dilemma, The (VIDEO) Laufer, Nahum, Laufer, Erez Erez Laufer Films S/O 08 38
Dark Hope: Working for Peace in Israel and Palestine Shulman, David Dean University of Chicago Press 2007 F/M 09 18-19
Dark Hour of Noon Szambelan-Strevinsky, C. F/M 83 4
Dark Images, Secret Hints: Benjamin, Scholem, Molitor and the Jewish Tradition Mertens, Bram Studies in German Jewish History, vol. 7 Peter Lang 2007 M/J 08 39
Dark Side of History: Anti-Semitism Through the Ages, A Chanes, Jerome A. Anti-Defamation League 2000 S/O 01 40
Darkness Casts No Shadows Lustig, Arnost, Nemcova, Jeanne Inscape Publishers 1976 W77 25
Dating Secrets of the Ten Commandments Boteach, Shmuley Doubleday 2000 M/J 00 8
Daughter of Light Attema, Martha Orca 2001 N/D 01 21
Daughter of My People: Henrietta Szold and Hadassah Krantz, Hazel Aronson 1995 N/D 95 14-15
Daughter of My People: Henrietta Szold and Hadassah Krantz, Hazel Lodestar Books 1987 F/M 88 6
Daughter of Silence Fingueret, Manuela, Lockhart, Darrell B. Texas Tech University Press 2012 N/D12 41-42
Daughter of the Great Zandini Fagan, Cary, Young, Cybele Tundra Books 2001 F/M 02 33
Daughter of Two Mothers, A: A True Story of Separation and Reunion, Loyalty and Love Cohen, Miriam, Bloom, Sandy, Sklar, Chana D. Feldheim 2007 S/O 07 46
Daughter of Venice Napoli, Donna Jo Random House 2002 S/O 02 42-43
Daughter Who Got Away, The Freedman, Leora Yotzeret Publishing 2016 F/M 2016 28 Schutzman, Laura
Daughters of Eve: Strong Women of the Bible Ross, Lillian Hammer, Teis, Kyra Barefoot Books 2000 N/D 00 17
Daughters of Fire: Heroines of the Bible Manushkin, Fran, Shulevitz, Uri Harcourt 2001 S/O 01 35
Daughters of Jerusalem Cleeve, Roger Adler and Adler 1986 S/O 86 8
Daughters of Sarah: Anthology of Jewish Women Writing in French Sartori, Eva Martin, Cottenet-Hage, Madeleine Holmes & Meier 2006 F/M 07 34, 36
Daughters of the Ark Morgan, Anna Second Story Press 2005 S/O 05 41955
Daughters of the Desert Murphy, Claire Rudolf Skylight Paths 2003 S/O 03 44-45
Daughters of the King: Women and the Synagogue Grossman, Susan, Hunt, Rivka JPS 1992 M/J 92 16
Davening: A Guide to Meaningful Prayer Schachter-Shalomi, Zalman N. Jewish Lights Publishing 2012 M/J13 33
David & Goliath Marzollo, Jean Little, Brown 2004 M/J 04 29
David & Goliath (VIDEO) Pyramid Sp75 29
David and Goliath McClurkan, Rob Barbour Publishing 2012 S/O12 3
David and Goliath Smith, Brendan Powell Brick Bible for Kids Sky Pony Press 2013 F/M 2020 39-40 Bloomfield, Kathy
David and Goliath (VIDEO) Marsallis, Branford, Fraser, Douglas Rabbit Ears Productions 1992 M/J 93 18
David and Max Provost, Gary, Provost, Gail Levine JPS 1988 F/M 89 13
David and Max (rev. ed.) Provost, Gary, Stockwell, Gail Provost JPS 2006 S/O 06 23
David and the High Spirit: The Complete Jewish Party Ballroom Dancing (AUDIO) Yakobian, David David Yakobian N/D 93 16
David Ben-Gurion Silverstein, Herma Impact Biography Series Watts 1988 N/D 88 9
David Ben-Gurion and the American Alignment for a Jewish State Gal, Alon, Siegel, David S. Indiana University Press 1991 N/D 92 23
David Ben-Gurion and the American Alignment for a jewish State Gal, Alon, Siegel, David S. Indiana University Press 1991 N/D 93 41860
David, King of Israel, and Caleb in Biblical Memory Wright, Jacob L. Cambridge University Press 2014 N/D 14 35 Ben-Gad, Shmuel
Davids Secret Demons: Messiah, Murderer, Traitor, King Halpern, Baruch Eerdmans 2001 F/M 02 21-22
Davids Songs, His Psalms and Their Story Eisler, Colin, Pinkney, Jerry Dial 1992 M/J 93 17
Davinas Harp Potok, Chaim Knopf 1985 M/J 85 4
Dawning of the Day: A Jerusalem Tale, The Sabato, Haim, Dweck, Yaacob Toby Press 2006 F/M 07 29-30
Day by Day in Jewish History Bloch, Abraham S/O 83 2
Day Grandpa Died, The (VIDEO) Sp75 29
Day I Wasnt There, The Cixous, Helene, Brahic, Beverley Bie Northwestern University Press 2004 S/O 06 31
Day in the Warsaw Ghetto: A Birthday Trip in Hell, A (VIDEO) Kuper, Jack Filmaker Library N/D 93 15
Day My Mother Changed Her Name and Other Stories, The Kaufman, William D. Library of Modern Jewish Literature Syracuse University Press 2008 F/M 09 21
Day of Atonement Kellerman, Faye Morrow 1991 S/O 91 21
Day of Delight: A Jewish Sabbath in Ethiopia Schur, Maxine Rose Dial 1994 F/M 95 12
Day of Delight: A Jewish Sabbath in Ethiopia Schur, Maxine Rose Dial 1994 N/D 95 14
Day the Animals Came, The Weller, Frances, Long, Loren Philomel 2003 F/M 04 34
Day the Holocaust Began: The Odyssey of Herschel Grynszpan, The Schwab, Gerald Greenwood 1990 F/M 91 20
Day the Rabbi Disappeared: Jewish Holiday Tales of Magic, The Schwartz, Howard Viking 2000 S/O 00 17, 19
Day the Rabbi Disappeared: Jewish Holiday Tales of Magic, The (AUDIO) Schwartz, Howard, Hankin, Vered Kessem Productions S/O 02 47
Day the Rabbi Resigned, the Kemelman, Harry Fawcett 1992 M/J 92 21
Daydreams and Nightmares: Reflections of a Harlem Childhood Horowitz, Irving Louis University Press of Mississippi 1990 S/O 91 18-19
Dayenu! A Favorite Passover Song Latimer, Miriam Scholastic 2012 S/O12 15
Dayenu! A Passover Haggadah for Families and Children Leon, Carol Boyd, Connelly, Gwen Ktav 2008 M/J 09 14
Dayenu: How Uncle Murray Saved the Seder Schilder, Rosalind, Kahn, Katherine Janus Kar-Ben 1988 M/J 88 6
Days Between, Blessings, Poems and Directions of the Heart for the Jewish High Holiday Season, the Falk, Marcia Brandeis University Press 2014 S/O 2015 6 Freiband, Susan
Days of Deliverance: Essays on Purim and Hanukkah Soloveitchik, Joseph B., Clark, Eli D., Wolowelsky, Joel B., Ziegler, Reuven Ktav 2007 M/J 07 29
Days of Honey: The Tunisian Boyhood of Rafael Uzan Awert, Irene Schocken Books 1984 F/M 85 5
Days of Judgment: The World War II War Crimes Morin, Isobel V. Millbrook 1995 F/M 96 16
Days of Purpose, Days of Fulfillment Gunsher, Cheryl Devora 2007 M/J 08 34
Days of Ticho: Empire, Mandate, Medicine, and Art in the Holy Land Reifler, David M. Gefen 2014 S/O 2015 18 Simon, Rachel
Dead Air Krich, Rochelle Avon Books 2000 M/J 00 18
Dead Runner Ross, Frank Doubleday 1976 Sp77 26
Dead Sea Scrolls and the Hasmonean State, The Eshel, Hanan Eerdmans 2008 M/J 09 21
Dead Sea Scrolls on Sexuality: Attitudes towards Sexuality in Sectarian and Related Literature at Qumran, The Loader, William William B. Eerdmans 2009 M/J 10 35
Dead Sea Scrolls, The Cooper, Ilene, Thompson, John Morrow Junior Books 1997 M/J 98 19
Dead Sea Scrolls: The Truth Behind the Mystique, The (AUDIO) Schiffman, Lawrence H. Recorded Books 2007 F/M 08 49
Dead Sea Scrolls: Understanding Their Spiritual Message, The Fisdel, Steven A. Aronson 1997 N/D 97 7
Deafening Silence: American Jewish Leaders and the Holocaust, The Medoff, Rafael Shapolsky 1987 N/D 87 4
Dear Elijah Bat-Ami, Miriam Farrar Straus & Giroux 1995 N/D 95 14