Book Review Index


Please note that this index does not link to the full text of the book reviews.
Digital copies of AJL Reviews are available back to the Nov/Dec 2007 issue of the AJL Newsletter.
Earlier print back issues are housed in Cincinnati, OH at the Hebrew Union College Library.

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Author/Editor Title Place of Publication Year Series ISBN Issue P Review Authorsort ascending Review format Review type
Werner, Aviva Around the Clock: A Jewish Child Learns to Tell Time 2014 M/J 15 16 Levine, Joyce
Graudin, Ryan Wolf by Wolf 2015 M/J 2016 8 Levine, Joyce
Wiseman, Eva World Outside, The S/O14 38-39 Levine, Joyce
Dublin, Anne A Cage Without Bars 2018 N/D 2018 9-10 Levine, Joyce Book Juvenile
Walfish, Miriam Bold as a Leopard ( The Chronicles of Meir ben Yaakov) 2018 M/J 2019 10 Levine, Joyce Book Juvenile
Halperin, Joan Arnay My Sister’s Eyes: a Family Chronicle of Rescue and Loss During World War II 2017 M/J 2018 15 Levine, Joyce Book Juvenile
Someck, Ronny, Inbar, Hana, Manaster, Robert Milk Underground, The 2015 F/M 2016 28 Levine, Joyce
Unger, Nissi, Rosner, Hersh Let's Meet a Hatzalah Member 2018 Our Community M/J 2019 18 Levine, Joyce Book Juvenile
Aroeste, Sarah Ora de Despertar 2016 S/O 2016 40 Levine, Joyce
Gentin, Reyna Marder Unreasonable Doubts 2018 N/D 2019 35 Levine, Joyce Book Adult
Killcoyne, Hope Lourie Anne Frank: Heroic Diarist of the Holocaust 2016 Britannica Beginner Bios N/D 2016 4 Krasner, Barbara
Banki, Danna, Spira, Susan Dreams Are Forbidden 2016 N/D 2016 5 Krasner, Barbara
Goldsmith, Martin Alex’s Wake: A Voyage of Betrayal and a Journey of Remembrance 2014 F/M 16 10 Krasner, Barbara
Mendelsohn, Martha Bromley Girls 2015 N/D 2015 3 Krasner, Barbara
Freedman, Russell We Will Not Be Silent: The White Rose Student Resistance Movement that Defied Adolf Hitler 2016 S/O 2016 35 Krasner, Barbara
Appelfeld, Aharon, Mintzi, Vali, Green, Jeffrey Long Summer Nights 2019 N/D 2019 10 Krasner, Barbara Book Juvenile
Gottesfeld, Jeff, McCarty, Peter The Tree in the Courtyard: Looking Through Anne Frank's Window 2016 S/O 2016 36 Krasner, Barbara
Simon, Andrea Esfir Is Alive 2016 N/D 2016 6-7 Krasner, Barbara
Rubenstein, Eli Witness: Passing the Torch of Holocaust Memory to New Generations 2016 S/O 2016 36 Krasner, Barbara
Kacer, Kathy Shanghai Escape 2013 F/M14 9 Krasner, Barbara
Ehrlich, Esther Nest 2014 N/D 14 2 Krasner, Barbara
Leatherdale, Mary Beth, Shakespeare, Eleanor Stormy Seas: Stories of Young Boat Refugees 2017 M/J 2018 16 Krasner, Barbara Book Juvenile
Kacer, Kathy Magician of Auschwitz, the 2014 N/D 14 8 Krasner, Barbara
Clark, Kathy The Choice 2015 A Holocaust Remembrance Book for Young Readers M/J 15 11 Krasner, Barbara
Deem, James M. Prisoners of Breendonk: Personal Histories from a World War II Concentration Camp 2015 S/O 2015 33 Krasner, Barbara
Blankman, Anne Prisoner of Night and Fog = S/O14 41-42 Krasner, Barbara
Perl, Lila Isabel’s War. 2014 N/D 14 9 Krasner, Barbara
Reef, Catherine Leonard Bernstain and American Music Modern Music Masters S/O14 34-35 Krasner, Barbara
Halahmy, Miriam Saving Hanno: The Story of a Refugee Dog 2019 M/J 2019 12-13 Krasner, Barbara Book Juvenile
Prins, Marcel, Steenhuis, Peter Henk Hidden Like Anne Frank: 14 True Stories of Survival 2014 M/J 15 12 Krasner, Barbara
Blankman, Anne Conspiracy of Blood and Smoke 2015 F/M 16 38 Krasner, Barbara
Lehmann, Devra Spinoza: The Outcast Thinker 2014 M/J 15 5-6 Krasner, Barbara
Steinkellner, Teddy Trash Can Days: A Middle School Saga 2013 F/M14 5 Krasner, Barbara
Rosenbaum, Andria Warmflash, Shleifer, Maya Hand in Hand 2019 M/J 2019 14 Krasner, Barbara Book Juvenile
Kopelman, Judy Tal Grandpa's Third Drawer; Unlocking Holocaust Memories S/O14 43-44 Krasner, Barbara
Perl, Lila Lilli’s Quest 2015 F/M 16 39 Krasner, Barbara
Wilson, Kip White Rose 2019 M/J 2019 14 Krasner, Barbara Book Juvenile
Don Nardo Hitler in Paris Captured World History Series S/O14 44 Krasner, Barbara
Kowitz, Mitchell Kosher Cuisine for a New Generation 2014 N/D 14 25 Feder, Debbie
Kaplan, Ron Jewish Olympics: The History of the Maccabiah Games 2015 S/O 2016 8 Feder, Debbie
Natasegara, Joanna Price of Kings: Shimon Peres, The N/D 14 43 Feder, Debbie
Jews in America and Divine Destiny 2015 N/D 2015 46 Feder, Debbie
Kokotlin, David and Joey Allaham Prime Grill Cookbook, The 2013 S/O14 16 Feder, Debbie
Lewando, Fania Vilna Vegetarian Cookbook: Garden-Fresh Recipes Rediscovered and Adapted for Today’s Kitchen 2015 S/O 2016 10 Feder, Debbie
Stories of a Young Nation: Israeli Comedies and Drama and Everything In-Between 2015 N/D 2015 47 Feder, Debbie
Afro-Semitic Experience Jazz Souls on Fire 2013 S/O 2015 27 Feder, Debbie
Yeshiva Me'on Hatorah Taste of Pesach: Trusted Favorites, Simple Preparation, Magnificent Results S/O14 26 Feder, Debbie
Kipnes, Paul, November, Michelle Jewish Spiritual Parenting: Wisdom, Activities, Rituals and Prayers for Raising Children with Spiritual Balance and Emotional Wholeness 2015 F/M 16 13 Feder, Debbie
Cohen, Herbert J. Kosher Movies: A Film Critic Discovers Life Lessons at the Cinema 2015 S/O 2015 4 Feder, Debbie
ulberg, Davdi J. Life Transforming Diet, The S/O14 27 Feder, Debbie
Schapira, Leah, Dweck, Victoria Secret Restaurant Recipes from the World’s Top Kosher Restaraunts 2014 M/J 15 38 Feder, Debbie
Frakes, Jerold D. Early Yiddish Epic 2014 Judaic Traditions in Literature, Music and Art N/D 2015 17 Seigel, Amanda
Gilbert, Joanne Women of Valor: Polish Resisters to the Third Reich 2014 N/D 2015 18 Seigel, Amanda
Wengeroff, Pauline Memoirs of a Grandmother: Scenes from the Cultural History of the Jews of Russia in the Nineteenth Century 2014 M/J 15 42 Seigel, Amanda
Taub, Yermiyahu Ahron Prodigal children in the house of G-d 2018 N/D 2018 38 Seigel, Amanda Book Adult
Bollati, Milvia, Cassen, Flora, Epstein, Marc Michael, De Hamel, Christopher, Hindman, Sandra The Lombard Haggadah 2019 F/M 2020 22 Berger, Shulamith Book Adult
Burstyn, Rochel Where Are My Shoes? 2014 S/O 2015 35 Lurie, Aimee
Kacer, Kathy Stones on a Grave 2015 Secrets S/O 2016 33 Lurie, Aimee
Marks, Allison, Marks, Wayne, Peluso, Martina Og's Ark 2016 F/M 16 34 Lurie, Aimee
Tarshis, Lauren I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944. 2014 I Survived series N/D 14 10 Lurie, Aimee
Gehl, Laura Hare and Tortoise Race Across Israel 2015 S/O 2015 34 Lurie, Aimee
Newman, Tracy, Garafoli, Viviana Passover is Coming! 2016 Very First Board Books F/M 16 44 Lurie, Aimee
Sarvas, Mark Memento Park 2018 N/D 2018 38 Weisman, Yaffa Book Adult
Ridley, Barbara When It’s Over 2017 M/J 2018 39 Wallerstein, Jane Book Adult
Press, Judy, Hall, Mary Bubbe’s Got the Beat 2018 M/J 2018 19 Tilman, Ellen Book Juvenile
Kimmel, Eric A., Stevanovic, Ivica Scarlett and Sam Search for the Shamir 2018 Scarlett and Same M/J 2018 13 Tilman, Ellen Book Juvenile
Olizky, Kerry, Tompkins, Abigail Where's the Potty on this Ark? 2018 M/J 2019 3-4 Tilman, Ellen Book Juvenile
Scheerger, Sarah Lynn, Melmon, Deborah Mitzvah Pizza 2019 M/J 2019 16 Tilman, Ellen Book Juvenile
Solomon, Carol Imagining Katherine 2015 M/J 2016 9 Tilman, Ellen
Jones, Carrie Spy Who Played Baseball, The 2018 M/J 2018 8 Tilman, Ellen Book Juvenile
Cohan, Medeia, Walsh, Sarah Hats of Faith 2018 M/J 2019 6 Tilman, Ellen Book Juvenile
Tarcov, Susan, Sanchez, Sonia Raisins and Almonds: A Yiddish Lullaby 2019 M/J 2019 20 Tilman, Ellen Book Juvenile
Stauffer, Lisa Lowe, Scudamore, Angelika Two by Two 2018 M/J 2019 7 Tilman, Ellen Book Juvenile
Olitzky, Kerry M. Welcome to the Seder: A Passover Haggadah for Everyone 2018 M/J 2018 27 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Twerski, Abraham J. Shame Borne in Silence: Spousal Abuse in the Jewish Community. 2nd edition. 2015 N/D 2016 22 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Lichtenstein, Dovid Headlines: Halachic Debates of Current Events 2014 M/J 15 31 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Anderson, Gary A., Clements, Ruth A., Satran, David New Approaches to the Study of Biblical Interpretation in Judaism of the Second Temple Period and in Early Christianity: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Symposium of the Orion Center for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Associated Literatur 2013 N/D 14 14 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Ben David, Aryeh Becoming a Soulful Educator: How to Bring Jewish Learning from Our Minds and Hearts to Our Souls- and into Our Lives 2016 F/M 2017 4 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Feldman, Daniel Z., Halpern, Stuart W. Weekday Prayers: Essays / by the Rabbis & Professors of Yeshiva University, The 2014 F/M 16 9 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Schwartz, Richard H. Who Stole My Religion? Revitalizing Judaism and Applying Jewish Values to Help Heal our Imperiled Planet 2016 F/ M 2017 20 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Drazin, Israel Unusual Bible Interpretations 2014 N/D 2015 17 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Bauckham, Richard, Davila, James R., Panayotiv, Alexander Old Testament Pseudepigrapha 2013 S/O14 4 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Drazin, Israel Unusual Bible Interpretations: Ruth, Esther, and Judith 2016 F/M 2017 5 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Enoch, Reuvan Passover Haggadah in Judaeo-Georgian : a critical edition., The 2014 N/D 2015 17 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Kushner, Yosef Commerce and Shabbos: The Laws of Shabbos as They Apply to Today’s Hi-Tech Business World. 2013 N/D 14 25 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Levitan, Chana That's Why I Married You: How to Dance with Personality Differences 2016 F/ M 2017 14 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Taylor, Derek Chief Rabbi Nathan Marcus Adler: The Forgotten Founder. 2018 N/D 2018 34 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Endelman, Todd M., Moore, Deborah Dash Crisis and Creativity Between World Wars, 1918-1939 2020 The Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization Volume 8 S/O 2020 27-28 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Yadin-Israel, Azzan Scripture and Tradition: Rabbi Akiva and the Triumph of Midrash 2015 N/D 2015 40 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Wagner, Stanley M. and Israel Drazin What's Beyond the Bible Text: Thought Provoking Comments on the Bible that Stimulate and Stretch the Imagination 2013 S/O14 25 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Soloviechik, Meir Y., Halpern, Stuart W., Zuckier, Shlomo Torah and Western Thought: Intellectual Portraits of Orthodoxy and Modernity 2015 S/O 2016 16 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Weinberger, Moshe, Wolf, Binyomin Sparks from the fire : Shabbos Drashos Delivered at Keillas Aish Kodesh 2017 M/J 2018 32 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Kanarfogel, Ephraim, Schwartz, Dov Scholarly Man of Faith: Studies in the Thought and Writings of Rabbi Josephy B. Soloveitchik 2018 N/D 2018 28-29 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Siegel, Richard, Geller, Laura Getting Good at Getting Older 2019 F/M 2020 30 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Kwall, Roberta Rosenthal Myth of the Cultural Jew: Culture and Law in Jewish Tradition, The 2015 N/D 2015 24 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Zion, Noam Sachs The Rabbinic Family Disrupted by Love of Torah: Absentee Husbands and Fathers 2018 Talmud Marital Dramas volume 4 N/D 2019 32 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult
Hasan-Rokem, Galit, Gruenwald, Ithamar Louis Ginzberg’s Legends of the Jews: Ancient Jewish Folk Literature Reconsidered 2014 M/J 15 28 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Hermelin, Sarah Journey Together: 49 Steps to Transforming a Family 2014 M/J 15 28 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Rotenberg, Mordechai Psychology of Tzimtzum: Self, Other and God, The 2015 N/D 2016 20 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Stone, D.Z. No Past Tense: Love and Survival in the Shadow of the Holocaust 2019 F/M 2020 31 Stuhlman, Daniel D. Book Adult


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