Book Review Index


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Titlesort descending Author/Editor Series Publisher Year Issue P Review Author
Across the Alley Michelson, Richard, Lewis, E. B. G. P. Putnam's Sons 2006 S/O 06 22
Acting Jewish: Negotiating Ethnicity on the Americna Stage and Screen Bial, Henry University of Michigan Press 2005 F/M 06 29
Acts of Faith Ross, Dan F/M 82 6
Acts of the Mind in Jewish Ritual Law: An Insight into Rabbinic Psychology Cohen, Isaac Urim 2008 S/O 09 36
Adam & Eves First Sunset: Gods New Day Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, Rothenberg, Joani Jewish Lights Publishing 2003 F/M 04 30
Adam & Thomas Appelfeld, Aharon Seven Stories Press 2015 M/J 2016 1 Bloomfield, Kathy
Adam and Eve and the Garden of Eden Ray, Jane Eerdmans 2005 S/O 05 9
Adam and Eve: The Bible Story Hutton, Warwick Mergent K. McElderry Books 1987 F/M 88 8
Adam and Eves New Day Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, Rothenberg, Joani Keller Skylight Paths 2006 N/D 06 41828
Adams Soul: The Collected Tales of Howard Schwartz Schwartz, Howard Aronson 1992 M/J 93 14
Adara Gormley, Beatrice Eerdmans Books for Young Readers 2002 F/M 03 43
Adele (the Rabbis Mother: Book One) King, Anna Three Kings Books 2012 M/J13 39-40
Adieu, Volodya Signoret, Simone, Hochman, Stanley Random House 1986 N/D 86 6
Adirondack Mendels Aufruf Schuman, Sandor, Kuhne, Kevin This Too Shall Pass Press 2012 N/D13 10-11
Admitting the Holocaust: Collected Essays Langer, Lawrence L. Oxford University Press 1995 N/D 95 7
Adolf Hitler: Evil Mastermind of the Holocaust Altman, Linda Jacobs Holocaust Heroes and Nazi Criminals Series Enslow 2005 F/M 06 16
Adolph Hitler Rubenstein, Joshua s.n. W83 13
Adventure in Latkaland: A Hanukkah Story, An Fisman, Karen, McAteer, Thomas JoRa Books 2009 N/D 09 11
Adventure s of a Yiddish Lecturer Shulman, Abraham Pilgrim Press 1980 W 81 17
Adventures of Aliza and Dovid: Holidays at the Farm, the Blitz, Shumuel, Katz, Tova Mesorah 2005 M/J 06 15
Adventures of Augie March, The Bellow, Saul Fawecett-World 1974 Sp77 30
Adventures of Jeremy & Heddy Levi, The Ganz, Yaffa, Katz, Avi Pitspopany Press 2003 N/D 03 26
Adventures of Jeremy Levi, the s.n. F/M 82 3
Adventures of Jeremy Levi, The s.n. S/O 82 9
Adventures of Rabbi Harvey: A Graphic Novel of Jewish Wisdom and Wit, The Sheinkin, Steve Jewish Lights Publishing 2006 F/M 07 11
Adventures of Rabbi Poppendeckle, The Ruesel, Heshy, Rea, Ba Dorrance Publishing 1993 N/D 93 13
Adventures of the Gimmel Gang: Triple Trouble, The Calanitte Gimmel Gang Series Israel Book Shop 2007 F/M 08 12
Adventures of Yaakov and Isaac, The Kubert, Joe Mahrwood Press 2004 M/J 06 19
Adventures of Yemima and Other Stoires, The Soyer, Abraham, Beagle, Rebecca S., Soyer, Raphael Viking Press 1979 Sp79 26
Aesthetics of Renewal: Martin Bubers Early Representation of Hasidism as Kulturkritik Urban, Martina Chicago University Press 2008 F/M 09 19
After Auschwitz: Responses to the Holocaust in Contemporary Art Bohm-Duchen, Monica Antique Collectors Club M/J 96 14-15
After Daybreak: The Liberation of Bergen-Belsen, 1945 Shephard, Ben Schocken Books 2005 F/M 06 37
After I Said No Johnson, Sheila Golburgh Fithian Press 2000 M/J 00 22-23
After Long Silence Fremont, Helen Delacorte Press 1999 S/O 99 8
After Mussolini: Jewish Life and Memories in Post-Fascist Italy Schwarz, Guri, Mazhar, Giovanni Noor Vallentine Mitchell 2012 S/O13 38
After Such Knowledge: Memory, History, and the Legacy of the Holocaust Hoffman, Eva Public Affairs 2004 M/J 04 16
After the Apple: Women in the Bible - Timeless Stories of Love, Lust and Longing Rosenblatt, Naomi Harris Hyperion 2005 M/J 06 29
After the Death of God, a Phenomenological Study of Hebrew Literature Avi Sagi Academic Studies Press 2016 F/ M 2017 19 David Tesler
After the Holocaust: The Long Road to Freedom Rubinstein, Erna F. Archon Books 1995 M/J 96 11
After the Holocuast Greenfeld, Howard HarperCollins 2001 S/O 01 38
After the Train Whelan, Gloria Harper Collins 2009 M/J 09 8
After the War Matas, Carol Simon & Schuster 1996 F/M 97 11
After Tragedy and Triumph: Modern Jewish Thought and the American Experience Berenbaum, Michael Cambridge University Press 1990 F/M 91 16
Aftermath and Remembrance Downing, David World Almanac Library of the Holocaust Discovery Books 2006 S/O 06 12
Afterparty Stampler, Ann Redisch Simon Pulse 2014 F/M14 8-9 Lenson, Heather
Aftershocks: Stories Weil, Grete, Barrett, John S. D. R. Godine 2008 N/D 08 8
Against All Odds: Holocaust Survivors and the Successful Lives They Made in America Helmreich, William B. Simon & Schuster 1992 F/M 93 23
Aging and Judaism Olitzky, Kerry M. s.n. M/J 83 8
Aging Political Activists: Personal Narratives from the Old Left Shuldinez, David P. Praeger 1995 N/D 96 12
Agnons Aleph Bet: Poems by S. Y. Agnon Agnon, S. Y., Zeldich, Arieh JPS 1998 M/J 99 14
Agony of Greek Jews, 1940-1945, The Bowman, Steven B. Stanford University Press 2009 S/O 10 30
Agricultural Utopias in America, 1880-1910 Herscher, Uri D. Wayne State University Press 1981 F 81 14
Agunah, The Grade, Chaim, Leviant, Curt Bobbs Merrill 1974 D 74 26
Ahrele 1: the Incredible, Touching Story of Rav Aharaon Margalit, Shlit"a Margalist, Aharon Feldheim S/O14 40 Bloomfield, Kathy
Aires de Sefarad: 46 Spanish Songs for Violin and Guitar (AUDIO) Liderman, Jorge Albany Records 2006 F/M 08 49
Aishes Chayil Song: Discover how each verse illuminates a unique and exceptional Woman of Valor from Tanach, The Tropper, Yosef CreateSpace 2014 S/O 2015 21 Schutzman, Laura
Aishes Chayil Song: Discover how each verse illuminates a unique and exceptional Woman of Valor from Tanach, The Tropper, Yosef CreateSpace 2014 S/O 2015 21 Schutzman, Laura
Akedah: The Binding of Isaac, The Berman, Louis A. Aronson 1997 F/M 98 6
Akiba: Scholar, Saint and Martyr Finkelstein, Louis Aronson 1990 S/O 90 12
Akkadian Lexical Companion for Biblical Hebrew: Etymological-Semantic and Idiomatic Equivalents with Supplement on Biblical Aramaic, An Ktav 2009 M/J 10 41
Al Capp Remembered Caplin, Elliot Bowling Green University Press 1994 N/D 94 7
Alan and Naomi Levoy, Myron Harper 1977 Sp78 26
Albert Einstein Kesselring, Susan Basic Biographies Series Child's World 2010 S/O 10 12
Albert Einstein Krull, Kathleen, Boris Kulikov Giants of Science Series Viking 2009 N/D 09 10
Albert Einstein Crete, Patricia, Wennagal, Bruno, Nolan, Catherine Roaring Brook Press 2018 M/J 2019 4 Silverman, Lisa
Albert Einstein and His Theory of Relativity Herweck, Don Compass Point 2009 S/O 09 14
Albert Einstein, Genius of the 20th Century Lakin, Patricia Aladdin 2005 F/M 06 11
Albert Einstein: A Biography Meltzer, Milton Holiday House 2008 F/M 08 12
Albert Einstein: A Life of Genius MacLeod, Elizabeth Kids Can Press 2003 N/D 03 24
Albert Einstein: Genius of the Twentieth Century Lakin, Patricia, Daniel, Anan Stories of Famous Americans Series Aladdin 2005 N/D 05 12
Albert Einstein: Physicist and Genius (rev. ed.) Goldenstern, Joyce Great Minds of Science Series Enslow 2008 S/O 07 11
Albert Einstein: Scientist May, Andrew Cavendish Square 2017 N/D 2018 8 Gershowitz, Elissa
Albert Einstein: The Jewish Man Behind the Theory Speregen-Newberger, Devra JPS 2006 N/D 06 41860
Albert Einsten McPherson, Stephanie Sammartino History Maker Bios Series Lerner 2004 M/J 04 31
Album of the Jews in America, An Suhl, Yuri Franklin Watts 1972 Sp 75 15
Alef is One: A Hebrew Alphabet Counting Book Kahn, Katherine Kar-Ben 1989 F/M 90 19
Alef-Basic: A Guide to Basic Computer Programming Heller, Rachelle s.n. M/J 84 7
Alef-Bet Hebrew Letter Primer. Chaput, Rachel Stone Guild Publishing 2016 N/D 2016 10 Kamin, Rachel Erlich
Alef-Bet of Jewish Values, The Kipper, Lenore C. s.n. M/J 86 6
Alef-Bet Yoga for Kids Goldeen, Ruth, Goldeen, Bill Kar-Ben 2009 F/M 09 48
Aleph Solution, The Frankel, Sandor, Webster, Matt Stein & Day 1978 W79 23
Aleph-Bais Trip on the Aleph-Bais Ship, The Altein, Chani, Becker, Baruch Hachai 2009 S/O 09 23
Aleph-Bet Israel Armeland, Gila EKS 2009 S/O 09 23
Aleph-Bet Yoga: Embodying the Hebrew Letters for Physical and Spiritual Well-Being Rapp, Steven A. Jewish Lights Publishing 2002 S/O 02 34
Alexandras Scroll: The Story of the First Hanukkah Chaikin, Miriam, Fieser, Stephen Holt 2002 N/D 02 25
Alex’s Wake: A Voyage of Betrayal and a Journey of Remembrance Goldsmith, Martin Da Capo Press 2014 F/M 16 10 Krasner, Barbara
Alfe-Bet of Jewish Values, The Kipper, Lenore C., Bogot, Howard I. UAHC 1985 A/M 86 6
Alfies Bark Mitzvah Cohen, Shari, Komorova, Nadia, Gindlin, Marcelo Little Five Star 2007 F/M 07 17
Alhambra Decree, The Raphael, David Carmi House Press 1988 M/J 90 14
Alices Piano: The Life of Alice Herz-Sommer Muller, Melissa, Piechocki, Reinhard St. Martin's Press 2012 FM13 32
Alina: A Russian Girl Comes to Israel Meir, Mira s.n. N/D 82 8
Aliya: A Love Story Segal, Brenda Lesley St. Martin's 1978 W78 24
All About Anne Metsellar, Menno, Scarry, Harry Second Story Press 2018 N/D 2018 8-9 Flax, Shoshana
All About Hanukkah Groner, Judy, Wikler, Madeline Kar-Ben 1988 M/J 89 10
All About Hanukkah Groner, Judyth, Wikler, Madeline Kar-Ben 1999 S/O 00 36
All About Israel Schachter, Sara N/D 84 8
All About Passover Groner, Judyth, Wikler, Madeline Kar-Ben 2000 S/O 00 36
All About Sukkot Groner, Judyth, Wikler, Madeline Kar-Ben 1998 F/M 99 18
All About Us (2nd ed.) Rosenfeld, Dina H., Argoff, Patti Hachai 2009 M/J 09 16
All Because of Raizy Elias, Miriam L. Feldheim 1990 F/M 91 21