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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Titlesort ascending Author/Editor Series Publisher Year Issue P Review Author
This Jewish Life: Stories of Discovery, Connection and Joy Darvick, Debra B. Eakin Press 2003 M/J 04 12
This Is What I Pray Today Tickle, Phyllis, Warnick, Elsa Dutton 2007 F/M 08 18-19
This is the Matzah Levine, Abby, Bin-Frye, Paige Albert Whitman 2005 S/O 05 13, 15
This is the Dreidel Levine, Abby, Bin-Frye, Paige Albert Whitman 2003 N/D 03 29
This Is the Challah Hepker, Sue, Wummer, Amy Behrman House 2012 FM13 14-15
This is Passover Cohen, Santiago Blue Apple Books 2004 F/M 05 30-31
This Is Not a Love Story: A Memoir Brown, Judy Little, Brown and Co. 2015 N/D 2015 15 Pinchuck, Chava
This Is Israel: Pictorial Guiden and Souvenir Beecham, Naomi Palphot Ltd. 2013 S/O14 4 Share, Ellen
This is America! Meyer, Henye Israel Bookshop Publications 2012 S/O13 49
This I Believe: Douments of American Jewish Life Marcus, Jacob Rader Aronson 1990 F/M 91 18-19
This Business with Elijah Oberman, Sheldon Turnstone Press 1993 S/O 95 10
Thirty Six, The White, Kristopher Fossil Creek Productions 2012 N/D12 44
Thirteenth Year: A Bar Mitzvah Story, The Blue, Rose Watts 1977 W77 29
Thirteenth Tribe, The Koestler, Arthur Random House 1976 Sp77 28
Thirteenth Hour, The Sofer, Barbara Dutton 1996 N/D 96 14
Thirteen Principles of Faith: A Chasidic Viewpoint Gurary, Noson Aronson 1996 S/O 96 5, 8
Thirteen Petalled Rose: A Discourse on the Essence of Jewish Existence and Belief, The Steinsaltz, Adin, Hanegbi, Yehuda Basic Books 2006 M/J 07 29-30
Thirteen Petalled Rose, The Steinsaltz, Adin Aronson 1992 M/J 92 20
Third Base for Life: A Memoir of Fathers, Sons, and Baseball Berkowitz, Joshua Vantage Point Books 2012 S/O12 25
Thinking God: The Mysticism of Rabbi Zadok of Lublin Brill, Alan Yeshiva University Press 2002 S/O 03 17-18
Thinking About Creation: Eternal Torah and Modern Physics Goldfinger, Andrew Aronson 1999 N/D 99 41860
Things They Say Behind Your Back, The Helmreich, William B. F/M 83 3
Things Overheard in the Synagogue Bedzow, Ira Urim 2012 N/D12 16-17
Things a Brother Knows, The Reinhardt, Dana Random House 2010 N/D 10 6
Theyll Have to Catch Me First: An Artists Coming of Age in the Third Reich Awert, Irene University of Wisconsin Press 2004 S/O 05 41
They Tried to Kill Us, They Failed, Lets Eat! (AUDIO) Yidcore Rubber Music Pty Ltd. 2007 S/O 08 37
They Led the Way: The Creators of Jewish America Ezratty, Harry A. Omni Arts 1999 S/O 01 12
They Dared Return: The Untold Story of Jewish Spies Behind the Lines in Nazi Germany DaCapo Press 2009 F/M 10 37
They Called Her Rebbe: the Maiden of Ludomir Winkler, Gershon Judaica Press 1992 F/M 92 22
These I Do Remember: Fragments from the Holocaust Haas, Gerda Cumberland Press 1982 F/M 86 3
These Holy Sparks Waskow, David M/J 84 4
These Are the Words: A Vocabulary of Jewish Spiritual Life Green, Arthur Jewish Lights Publishing 1999 S/O 00 13
These are the Words: A Vocabulary of Jewish Spiritual Life Green, Arthur Jewish Lights Publishing 1999 S/O 00 13
Theres Room in My House Weinstock, Malky, Schmidt, Melanie Feldheim 2002 S/O 02 44
Theres No Such Thing as a Chanukah Bush, Sandy Goldstein Sussman, Susan N/D 83 9
Theres No Such Thing as a Chanukah Bush, Sandy Goldstein Sussman, Susan S/O 84 9
Theres a Zucchini in the Chocolate Cake and Other Stories Schonzeit, Miriam Judaica Press 2012 M/J13 5
There Was a Fire: Jews, Music and the American Dream (2nd ed.) Sidran, Ben Nardis Books 2012 S/O13 41
There Shall Be No Needy: Pursuing Social Justice Through Jewish Law & Tradition Jacobs, Jill Jewish Lights Publishing 2009 M/J 10 34
There Must Be a Better Way: Life Coaching Strategies for Successful Living Ives, Yossi Devora 2008 M/J 09 24
There is No Messiah … and Youre It Levine, Robert N. Jewish Lights Publishing 2003 F/M 04 18
Theology of the Chinese JEws, 1000-1850, The Paper, Jordan Wilfrid Laurier University Press 2012 FM13 33
Theological Dictionary of the Old Testament (vol. 12 and 13) Botterweck, G. Johannes, Ringgren, Helmer, Fabry, Heinz-Josef Eerdmans 2004 S/O 04 41986
Theological and Philosophical Premises of Judaism Neusner, Jacob Judaism and Jewish Life Academic Studies Press 2008 M/J 09 27
Theological and Halakhic Reflections on the Holocaust Rosenberg, Bernhard, Heuman, Fred Ktav 1992 N/D 94 10
Theodore Bikel Sings More Jewish Folk Songs (AUDIO) Bikel, Theodore Bainbridge Entertainment 1993 N/D 93 16
Theodore Bikel Sings More Jewish Folk Songs Bainbridge Entertainment N/D 93 16
Theodor Herzl: The Road to Israel Gurko, Miriam, Weihs, Erika JPS 1988 F/M 89 13
Theodor Herzl: A New Reading Weisz, George Yitshak Gefen 2013 S/O14 25 Ben-Gad, Shmuel
Theodor Herzl Finkelstein, Norman H. An Impact Biography Franklin Watts 1987 F/M 88 6
Theo: An Autobiography Bikel, Theodore University of Wisconsin Press 2002 F/M 03 32-33
Their Promised Land: Arab and Jew in Historys Cauldron - One Valley in the Jerusalem Hills Kunstel, Marcia, Albright, Joseph Crown 1990 S/O 91 19
Their Pride and Joy Buttenwieser, Paul Delacorte Press 1987 F/M 88 5
Their Heads in Heaven: Unfamiliar Aspects of Hasidism Jacobs, Louis Vallentine Mitchell 2005 M/J 05 36
Their Greatest Hits (AUDIO) Sisters, Barry Hatikvah Music International N/D 92 26-27
Theatrical Performances During the Holocaust: Texts, Documents, Memoirs Rovit, Rebecca,, Goldfarb, Alvin Johns Hopkins University Press 1999 S/O 00 19
Theater of Acculturation: The Roman Ghetto in the Sixteenth Century, The Stow, Kenneth R. University of Washington Press 2001 S/O 01 21
The Zohar: Pritzker Edition, Volume 10 Nathan Wolski Stanford University Press 2016 F/ M 2017 26 David B. Levy
The Zohar: Pritzker Edition Volume 11 Joel Hecker Stanford University Press 2016 F/ M 2017 6 David B. Levy
The Zionist Ideas: Visions for the Jewish Homeland- Then, Now, Tomorrow Troy, Gil JPS 2018 M/J 2019 36 Levy, David B
The World Needs Beautiful Things Berkowitz, Leah Rachel, Fabbri, Daniele Kar Ben 2018 N/D 2018 6-7 Cole, Ellen
The Women of Obernheide: Forced Jewish Women Labourers in Bremen, 1944-1945 Muller, Helmut Valentine Mitchell 2018 M/J 2019 32 Silverburg, Sanford R.
The Wisdom of Solomon and Us: The Quest for Meaning, Morality, and a Deeper Relationship with God Angel, Marc D. Jewish Lights Publishing 2016 F/M 2017 2 Sukenic, Harvey
The War Within These Walls Sax, Aline Eerdmans 2013 F/M14 2 Dublin, Anne
The Visit to Latrun Liberman, Judith Weinshall Dog Ear Publishing 2018 N/D 2018 11 Silver, Linda
The Virtue of Nationalism Hazony, Yoram Basic Books 2018 F/M 2019 4-5 Ben-Gad, Shmuel
The Tzaddiq is the Foundation of the World: Rav Kook’s Esoteric Mission and Mystical Experience Cherlow, Semadar Mahshavot Bar-Ilan University Press 2012 F/M14 28 Wolfe, Nira
The Truth About Leaving Blitt, Natalie Amberjack Publishing 2019 N/D 2019 14 Bloomfield, Kathy
The Tree in the Courtyard: Looking Through Anne Frank's Window Gottesfeld, Jeff, McCarty, Peter Alfred A. Knopf 2016 S/O 2016 36 Krasner, Barbara
The Travels of Daniel Ascher Levy-Bertherat, Deborah, Hunter, Adriana Other Press 2015 F/M 16 38-39 Marks, Allison
The Taster:A Novel Alexander, V.S. Kensington Publishing 2018 M/J 2019 38 Bibel, Barbara M.
The Sweetness: A Novel Berger, Sande Boritz She Writes Press 2014 M/J 15 42 Schutzman, Laura
The Story of Rebbetzin Henny Machlis: Her Amazing Home and Family Zakon, Rabbi Nachman, Zakon, Miriam Artscroll/Mesorah 2018 N/D 2018 9 Pinchuk, Chava
The Steinsaltz Nevi'im ( Hebrew and English Edition) Steinsaltz, Adin Koren Publishers 2019 F/M 2020 31 Tesler, David
The Spy with the Red Balloon Locke, Katherine Albert Whitman 2018 M/J 2019 12 Bloomfield, Kathy
The Sparkling Gift: the Story of the Miraculous Mon Rozen, Abigail, Hammerman, Lisa Cain Feldheim 2016 F/M 16 35 Pinchuck, Chava
The Sound of Applause Greene, Jacqueline Dembar American Girl Series American Girl Publishing 2014 S/O 2015 29-30 Dublin, Anne
The Sinking of the Patricia Liberman, Judith Weinshall Dog Ear Publishing 2018 N/D 2018 11 Silver, Linda R.
The Siege of Tel Aviv Kestin, Hesh DZANC Books 2019 M/J 2019 39 Lieberman, Eli
The Short Seller Weissman, Elissa Brent Atheneum 2013 F/M14 5-6 Dublin, Anne
The Sefiros and the Self: A Divine Blueprint for Self-Discovery and Personal Growth Yaakov Feder Feldheim Publishers 2016 F/M 2017 6 Nira Wolfe
The Sea Beach Line Nadler, Ben Fig Tree Books 2014 N/D 2015 43 Gremillion, Yossi
The Satan: How God's Executioner Became God's Enemy Stokes, Ryan Eerdmans 2019 N/D 2019 31 Lieberman, Eli
The Safest Lie Cerrito, Angela Holiday House 2015 F/M 16 35 Dublin, Anne
The Return of Cavajal: a Mystery Stavans, Ilan Pennsylvania University Press 2019 N/D 2019 30-31 Ben-Gad, Shmuel
The Rat with the Human Face Angleberger, Tom The Qwikpick Papers Series Abrams 2015 S/O 2015 29 Citrin, Rena
The Rabbinic Family Disrupted by Love of Torah: Absentee Husbands and Fathers Zion, Noam Sachs Talmud Marital Dramas volume 4 Zion Holiday Publications 2018 N/D 2019 32 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
The Rabbinic Conversion of Judaism: the Unique Perspective of the Bavli on Conversion and the Construction of Jewish Identity. Lavee, Moshe Brill 2018 M/J 2018 26 Scheide, Daniel
The Rabbi's Brain: Mystics, Moderns, and the Science of Jewish Thinking Newberg, Andrew, Halpern, David Turner Publishing 2018 F/M 2020 29 Cantor, Hallie
The Rabbi Slurps Spaghetti Kimmelman, Leslie [nid:11416], , Davey, Sharon Apple and Honey Press 2019 M/J 2019 19 Malen, Michal Hoschander
The Rabbi Finds Her Way: A Pearl Ross Levy Novel Schoen, Robert, DeCuir, Catherine Stone Bridge Press 2019 F/M 2020 35 Bibel, Barbara M.
The Princess of Dan Nadborny-Burgeman, Nechama Sarah Gila Menorah Books 2014 M/J 15 44 Gremillion, Yossi
The Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization Volume 6 Confronting Modernity 1750-1880 Carlebach, Elisheva, Moore, Deborah Dash The Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization Volume 6 Yale University Press 2019 S/O 2020 27 Levy, David B.
The Pawnbroker Fig Tree Books 2015 N/D 2015 44 Gremillion, Yossi
The Paris Photo: A Novel Gabin, Jean S. Wisdom House 2018 M/J 2019 38-39 Bibel, Barbara M.
The Parakeet Named Dreidel Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Berkson, Suzanne Raphael Farrar Straus Giroux 2015 F/M 16 47 Dublin, Anne
The New World Haggadah Stavans, Ilan, Ballen, Gloria Abella Gaon Books 2016 F/ M 2017 24 Smailes, Suzanne
The New Religious-Zionist Discourse on Body and Sexuality Englander, Yakir and Avi Sagi Shalom Hartman Institute 2013 S/O14 9-10 Roth, Pinchas
The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World’s Most Notorious Nazi Bascomb, Neal Arthur A. Levine/Scholastic 2013 F/M14 12 Isaac, Fred
The Montefiores: Champions of the Jewish People Zakon, Rabbi Nachman Great Jewish Lives Menucha 2018 F/M 2020 43 Isaac, Fred