Book Review Index


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Titlesort ascending Author/Editor Series Publisher Year Issue P Review Author
Tales of Rabbi Nachman of Bratslav, The Gottlieb, Freema, Omer-Man, Jonathan Aronson 1993 S/O 93 19-20
Tales in context: Sefer ha-Ma'sim in medieval Northern France Kushelevsky, Rella, Ruchie Avital, Chaya Naor, Elisheva Baumgarten Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, Ms. Bodl, Or. 135 Wayne State University Press 2017 N/D 2018 29-30 Kohn, Roger S.
Tales from the Secret Annex Frank, Anne S/O 84 8
Tale of Two Seders, A Portnoy, Mindy A., Cis, Valeria Kar-Ben 2010 M/J 10 15-16
Tale of Three Wishes, A Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Lieblich, Irene Farrar F/M 92 21
Tale of the Ring: A Kaddish, The Stiffel, Frank Pushcart Press 1994 M/J 94 10
Tale of the Ring: A Kaddish, The Stiffel, Frank S/O 84 6
Tale of Seven Sheep, A Pollack, Gadi Feldheim 2007 F/M 08 16
Tale of Ritual Murder in teh Age of Louis Xiv: The Trial of Raphael L vy, 1669, A Birnbaum, Pierre, Goldhammer, Arthur Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture Stanford University Press 2012 FM13 20
Tale of Mesha the Kevetch, The Chapman, Carol F/M 81 6
Taking the Fruit: Modern Womens Tales of the Bible (rev. ed.) Zones, Jane Sprague Women's Institute for Continuing Jewish Education 1989 S/O 89 9
Taking the Fruit Zones, Jane Sprague F/M 82 9
Taking Root Meltzer, Milton Farrar 1976 W76 19
Taking Risks: A Jewish Youth in the Soviet Partisans and His Unlikely Life in California Pell, Joseph, Rosenbaum, Fred RDR Books 2004 S/O 05 51
Taking Lives: Genocide and State Power (4th ed) Horowitz, Irving Louis Transaction 1996 F/M 97 18
Taking Judaism Personally: Creating a Meaningful Spiritual Life Petsonk, Judy Free Press 1996 M/J 97 6
Taking Hold of Torah: Jewish Commitment and Community in America Eisen, A. M. Heleen and Martin Schwartz Lectures in Jewish Studies, 1996 Indiana University Press 1997 S/O 00 11
Take My Life, Please Youngman, Henny Morrow 1991 M/J 92 21
Take it Like a Soldier: A Memori Geller, Victor B. The Jewish Quarter 2007 N/D 08 12
Take Care of Josette Wolf, Jacqueline S/O 82 8
Tailors of Tomaszow: a Memoir of Polish Jews, The Chernoff, Rena Margulies, Chernoff, Allan Texas Tech University Press 2014 N/D 14 14 Smith, Sonia
Table Talk: Biblical Questions and Answers Weisblum, Moshe Pinchas Aronson 2000 F/M 01 12
Table Talk: Biblical Questions and Answers Weisblum, Moshe Pinchas Aronson 2000 M/J 01 12
Table for One: Under the Light of Jerusalem, A Appelfeld, Aharon, Appelfeld, Meir Toby Press 2005 S/O 05 41
Ta-poo-ach Means Apple Genet, Barbara Alternatives for Religious Education 1985 S/O 85 41797
Ta'am HaTe'amim or Universal Oral Law: A Hebrew Renaissance Kabbalistic Mission Treatise by Guillaume Postel Weiss, Judith Magnes Press 2018 M/J 2019 37 Levy, David B
T4 LeZotte, Ann Clare Houghton Mifflin 2008 N/D 08 33
Syrian Jewry in Transition, 1840-1990 Harel, Yaron, Ordan, Dena The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization 2010 S/O 10 33
Syria Gilfond, Henry W83 13
Synagogue, The DeBreffny, Brian Macmillan 1978 Sp79 24
Synagogue, The Gruber, Samuel D. MetroBooks 1999 F/M 00 7
Synagogue, The Meek, H. A. Phaidon Press 1995 N/D 95 7
Synagogue thru the Ages, The Eisenberg, Azriel Bloch 1974 D 74 27-28
Synagogue Survival Kit Wagner, Jordan Aronson 1997 M/J 97 9
Synagogue Companion: Insights into the Torah, Haftarot, and Shabbat Morning Prayer Services Angel, Hayyim Kodesh Press S/O14 3 Isaac, Fred
Symphony No. 3 ‘Kaddish’ Bernstein, Leonard American Classics, NAXOS 2016 M/J 2016 42 Wolfe, Nira
Symbols of the Kabbalah: Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives Drob, Sanford L. Aronson 2000 S/O 01 12
Symbol and Theology in Early Judaism Neusner, Jacob Fortress Press 1991 M/J 92 17-18
Sworn Enemies Matas, Carol Bantam 1993 S/O 93 22
Swinletop Ruby, Lois Eakin Press 2000 F/M 01 16
Swindletop Ruby, Lois Eakin Press 2000 M/J 01 16
Swimming Upstream: A Jewish Refugee from Vienna Epstein, T. Scarlett Vallentine Mitchell 2005 S/O 05 43
Sweet Year: A Taste of the Jewish Holidays, A Podwal, Mark Doubleday 2003 N/D 03 29-30
Sweet Words to God: A Childs Book of Jewish Prayers Goodman, Arnold Longstreet Press 2001 N/D 01 21
Sweet Passover, A Newman, Leslea, Slonim, David Abrams 2012 M/J 12 1
Sweet Notes, Sour Notes Levinson, Nancy Smiler Lodestar 1993 F/M 94 12
Sweet and Sour Tongue: Stories, The What, Leslie Wildside Press S/O 01 31-32
Swastika on the Synagogue Door, The Romm, J. Leonard S/O 84 9
Survivors: True Stories of Children in the Holocaust Zullo, Allan, Bovson, Mara Scholastic 2004 S/O 05 17
Survivors: Seven Short Stories Rosenfarb, Chava, Morgentales, Goldie Cormorant Books 2004 N/D 04 8
Survivors, The Ayer, Eleanor The Holocaust Library Lucent Books 1998 N/D 99 17-18
Survivors Haggadah, A Sheinson, Yosef Dov JPS 2000 S/O 00
Survivors Haggadah, A Sheinson, Yosef Dov, Adler, Miklos, Touster, Saul JPS 2000 N/D 00 13
Survivor, The: An Anatomy of Life in the Death Camps Des Pres., Terrence Oxford University Press 1976 W76 18
Survivor, The Forman, James Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1976 Sp77 31
Survivor, The Eisner, Jack, Leitner, Irving A. Morrow 1980 Sp 81 6
Survivor in Us All: Four Young Sisters in the Holocaust (Rev. ed.) Rubinstein, Erna F. Archon Books 1986 N/D 86 5
Survivor in Us All, The Rubinstein, Erna F. M/J 84 5
Surviving Your Bat/Bat Mitzvah: The Ultimate Insiders Guide [sic] Axelrod, Matt Jason Aronson 2012 M/J13 13
Surviving the Holocaust Senderk, Cath On the Front Line Series Raintree 2006 F/M 07 15
Surviving the Angel of Death: The Story of a Mengele Twin in Auschwitz Kors, Eva Mozes, Buccieri, Lisa Rojany Tnaglewood 2009 N/D 09 13
Surviving Hitler: A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps Warren, Andrea HarperCollins 2001 S/O 01 39
Surviving Freedom; After the Gulag Bardach, Janusz, Gleeson, Kathleen University of California Press 2003 N/D 03 10
Survival of the Fittest Kellerman, Jonathan Bantam 1997 F/M 98 13
Survey of Jewish Affairs 1982 Frankel, William S/O 84 7
Surrounded: Palestinian Soldiers in the Israeli Military Kanaaneh, Rhoda Ann Stanford University Press 2009 M/J 09 24
Surprised by God: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Religion Ruttenberg, Danya Beacon Press 2008 S/O 08 25-26
Surgeon and the Shepherd: Two Resistance Fighters in Vichy France, The Ostrum, Meg University of Nebraska Press 2004 S/O 04 21
Superman Versus the Ku Klux Klan: The True Story of How the Iconic Superhero Battled the Men of Hate Bowers, Rick National Geographic 2012 M/J13 9
Superman Isn't Jewish ( But I Am....Kinda) Bemon, Jimmy, Boudet, Emilie, McGuinness, Nanette Humanoids, Inc. 2018 F/M 2019 2 Lieberman, Eli
Superman Is Jewish?: How Comic Book Superheroes Came to Serve Truth, Justice, and the Jewish-American Way Brod, Harry Free Press 2012 M/J13 20
Sunshine, Blossoms and Blood: H.N. Bialik in his Time: A Literary Biography Feinstein, Sara University Press of America 2005 M/J 06 26
Sunrise, Sunset Harnick, Sheldon, Bock, Jerry, Schoenherr, Ian HarperCollins 2005 F/M 06 19
Sunflower: On the Possibilities and Limits of Forgiveness, The Wiesenthal, Simon Schocken 1997 S/O 97 26
Sun's Special Blessing, The Wasserman, Sandy, Koffsky, Ann D. Pitspopany 2009 S/O 09 23
Summoned to Jerusalem Dash, Joan Ma 80 5
Summer People, The Hull, Eleanore S/O 84 8
Summer Everything Changed, The Bornstein, Ruth Lercher author 2012 S/O12 7
Summer Begins Asher, Sandy F/M 81 7
Sultans Jew: Morocco and the Sephardi World, The Schroeter, Daniel J. Stanford University Press 2002 M/J 03 24
Sukkot: A Time to Rejoice Drucker, Malka S/O 82 9
Sukkot Treasure Hunt Ofanansky, Allison, Alpern, Eliyahu Kar-Ben 2009 N/D 09 41860
Sukkot Miller, Reagan Celebrations in My World Crabtree 2010 S/O 10 13, 15
Sukkah That I Built, The Vorst, Rochel Groner, Victor-Elsby, Elizabeth Hachai 2002 N/D 02 26-27
Suite Francaise Nemirovsky, Irene, Smith, Sandra Knopf 2006 N/D 06 25
Suitcase of Dreams: Immigration Stories from the Skirball Cultural Center, A Kale, Shelly Skirball Cultural Center 2001 M/J 02 22-23
Suicide Bombers: Foot Soldiers of the Terrorist Movement Landau, Elaine Lerner 2007 N/D 07 22-23
Suffed: Adventures of a Restaurant Family Volk, Patricia Knopf 2001 M/J 02 15
Sudenly They Heard Footsteps: Storytelling for the Twenty-First Century Yashinky, Dan University Press of Mississippi 2006 N/D 07 16
Suddenly, A Knock on the Door Keret, Etgar Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2012 FM13 41
Sudden Rain: Poems / Plutsemdiker Regn: Lider Schaechter-Viswanath, Gitl Israel Book 2003 F/M 04 41986
Suckling at My Mothers Breasts: The Image of a Nursing God in Jewish Mysticism Haskell, Ellen Davina SUNY Press 2012 S/O13 28
Such a Prince Bar-El, Dan, Manders, John Clarion 2007 N/D 07 15
Such a Life LaZebnik, Edith S 78 4
Subversive Sequels in the Bible: How Biblical Stories Mine and Undermine Each Other Klitsner, Judy JPS 2009 M/J 10 34
Style and Seducation: Jewish Patrons, Architecture, and Design in Fin de Siecle Vienna Elana Shapira Brandeis University Press 2016 F/ M 2017 21 Hallie Cantor
Stuffed: Adventures of a Restaurant Family Volk, Patricia Knopf 2001 M/J 02 15
Study of Talmud, The: Understanding the Halachic Mind Rabinowitz, Abraham Hirsch Aronson 1996 F/M 97 7
Study and Practice of Judaism, The: A Selected, Annotated list Oppenheim, Micha Falk Torah Resources 1979 Sp80 14
Studies nad Profiles in Anglo-Jewish History: From Picciotto to Bermant Finestein, Israel Parkes-Wiener Series on Jewish Studies Vallentine Mitchell 2008 F/M 09 9