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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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Yearsort ascending Issue P Review Author
Judaism Confronts Contemporary Issues Goldman, Alex J. O 79 6
Seder to Tu BShevat, A Appelman, Harlene Winnick F/M 85 7
Anne Frank: Her Life Hoefnagel, Marian ReadZone Books S/O14 33-34 Siskind, Leda
Their Greatest Hits (AUDIO) Sisters, Barry Hatikvah Music International N/D 92 26-27
Yehudis Goes to Gan s.n. F/M 82 2
Visit with Ktonton in Story and Song Weilerstein, Sadie Rose S/O 85 7
Cult Movement, The Johnson, Joan S/O 85 6
From Generation to Generation Chanin, Harry author F/M 85 7
Seventh Day, The: The Story of the Jewish Sabbath Chaikin, Miriam S 80 10
Summoned to Jerusalem Dash, Joan Ma 80 5
By Blood and Fire Clarke, Thurston S/O 81 13
Yidishe Gauchos, The (VIDEO) Fine Line Productions S/O 92 22
Jewish Journey, A (VIDEO) Charap, David Filmakers Library N/D 00 19
Menachem Begin Haber, Eitan S 78 2
Yermakov Transfer, The Lambert, Derek Saturday Review Press Sp 75 25
All the Colors of the Race Adoff, Arnold s.n. S/O 82 9
Dreidel That Wouldn't Spin: A Toyshop Tale of Hahukkah, The Simpson, Martha Seif Wisdom Tales S/O2014 52-53 Feit, Shelly
Penguin Book of Hebrew Verse, The Carmi, T. S/O 81 13
Who Will Lead Kiddush? Pomerantz, Barbara M/J 86 6
Dreams in the Golden Country Lasky, Kathryn Dear America series Scholastic F/M 99 19
Danny Loves a Holiday Taylor, Sydney F/M 81 6
Finding God Sonsino, Rifat N/D 87 5
Lieberman’s Choice Kaminsky, Stuart M. St. Martins S/O 93 16
East Wind Ellis, Julie M/J 84 6
Jonah and the Whale (VIDEO) Gridchian, George M., Smith, Jeffrey Rabbit Ears Productions M/J 93 18
Making Prayer Real: Leading Jewish Spiritual Voices on Why Prayer is Difficult and What to Do About It Comins, Mike Jewish Lights Publishing S/O 10 30
Jewish Paradox, The Goldman, Nahum Ma 79 6
My Very Own Shavuout Book Saypol, Judyth R. F/M 83 6
Shofar that Lost Its Voice, The Fass, David E. S/O 82 9
Bedouin, The Lancaster, Fidelity s.n. W83 13
Tattooed Torah, The Ginsburg, Marvell S/O 84 8
Last Chapter, The (VIDEO) Bikel, Theodore Ben-Lar Productions S/O 93 22-23
Gideon Aaron, Chester N/D 82 7
Understanding Jewish Mysticism: A Source Reader Blumenthal, David N/D 82 2
Polish Jewry 1914-1939 Before the Holocaust Tamir, Nachman Herzl Books M/J 87 4
Matters of Life and Death Dolan, Edward F. W83 13
Terrorism: Past, Present, Future Raynor, Thomas P. W83 13
Little Leaf, The Scharfstein, Chana Hachai F/M 97 14
Execution, The Crawford, Oliver O 79 1
Sign in the Window, The Phillips, Mildred F/M 86 7
Ice King, The Wintner, Robert Edward R. Smallwood F/M 95 10
Secrets of the Blood Jackson, Felix F/M 81 5
Max and Helen Wiesenthal, Simon F/M 83 2
Jewish Cookery Book, The Levy, Esther Jacobs M/J 83 4
Real Complete Jewish Party, vol. II, The (AUDIO) World Wide Success Records M/J 93 19
Im Growing Bogot, Howard I. F/M 83 5
Bestenai (adapted from Marcus Lehman) Hartheimer, Eva Jacobson s.n. N/D 84 8
Jewish Womens Awareness Guide, The Carnay, Janet s.n. S/O 92 17
Children of the Holocaust Epstein, Helen O 79 5
Thank God Im a Jewish Boy (AUDIO) Lieberman, Allan Hatikvah Music International N/D 92 26
Art of the Holocaust Blatter, Janet s.n. M/J 82 2
Israel: Covenant People, Covenant Land Rossel, Seymour S/O 86 11
Divorce in Jewish Life & Tradition Benson, Paulette M/J 83 8
So Help Me God Tarr, Herbert O 79 6
Tower of Babel, The Hirsh, Marilyn A/M 81 8
World War II Timeline, A Raum, Elizabeth Smithsonian War Time Lines Capston S/O14 45
Leviticus Levine, Baruch A. The JPS Torah Commentary JPS F/M 90 17-18
Sound to Remember, A Levitan, Sonia O 79 7
My Home, My Prison Tawil, Raymonda Hawa S 80 8
Jews Were Expendable, The Penkower, Monty Noam F/M 83 3
Sarahs Daughters Leipzig, Arthur Women's American ORT S/O 88 7
Thought for the Week, A Schneerson, Menachem M. S/O 83 4
Jewish Marital Status Diament, Carol Hadassah Study, A N/D 89 13
Gefil Verter: Geshprakh un Lider far Yange Kinder Margalit, Tsilah, Pollack, G. Kazron M/J 03 29-30
Jewish Kids Catalog, The Burstein, Chaya M. N/D 83 10
King of the Seventh Grade Cohen, Barbara N/D 82 7
Tsaddik of the Seven Wonders, The Haiblum, Isidore S/O 82 6
Heritage: Civilization and the Jews Eban, Abba N/D 84 3
Tale of Three Wishes, A Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Lieblich, Irene Farrar F/M 92 21
Lillian Wald of Henry Street Siegel, Beatrice N/D 83 9
Land of Israel, The Jacoby, Max Ma 79 6
Shukis Upside Down Dream M/J 86 5
Mollys Pilgrim Cohen, Barbara S/O 83 5
I Learn About God Bogot, Howard I. N/D 82 7
Judaic Tradition Glatzer, Nahum N. N/D 87 15
Latkes and Applesauce: A Hanukkah Story Manushkin, Fran, Spowart, Robin s.n. F/M 91 23
Gizelle, Save the Children Hersh, Gizelle S/O 81 5
Sedra Scenes Beiner, Stan J. S/O 82 4
Reclaiming Bar/Bat Mitzvah as a Spiritual Rite of Passage: An Empowering Guide for Students, Families, Educators and Clergy Milgram, Goldie Reclaiming Judaism Press S/O14 17 Isaac, Fred
Long Journey Home, The Firer, Benzion M/J 84 6
Junior Judaica: Encyclopedia Judaica for Youth F/M 83 4
Leonard Bernstain and American Music Reef, Catherine Modern Music Masters Morgan Reynolds S/O14 34-35 Krasner, Barbara
Holocaust in Historical Perspective Bauer, Yehuda O 79 6
Yehudis Goes to Gan s.n. S/O 82 9
Lost in America Singer, Isaac Bashevis F/M 82 6
Does Anyone Here Know the Way to 13? Kaufman, Stephen M/J 86 5
Solomon and Sheba Levine, Faye F/M 81 5
In Many Worlds Alkow, Jacob M. M/J 86 3
Bible Crafts Becker, Joyce s.n. N/D 82 11
Seventh Day, The: The Story of the Jewish Sabbath Chaikin, Miriam M/J 83 9
Esther Chaikin, Miriam F/M 81 7
Remember Not to Forget Finkelstein, Norman H. M/J 86 6
Songs for a Family Seder: A Companion Cassette Tape (AUDIO) Freedman, Robert Princeton, N.J. Jewish Center M/J 87 4
Bintel Brief, A Metzker, Isaac s.n. S/O 90 10
Midrash Tanhuma (S. Buber Recension) Townsend, John T. F/M 90 17
Classic Kosher Cooking Finkel, Sara F/M 90 14
Reconciliations Klein, Elizabeth F/M 83 2
Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach: Life, Mission, and Legacy Ophir, Natan Modern Jewish Lives Urim M/J 15 34 Gordon, Ilka
I Am the Mission Zadoff, Allen The Unknown Assassin: Book Two Little Brown and Company S/O14 39 Pinchuck, Kathe
Whispering Mezuzah, The Hubner, Carol Korb Ma 80 7