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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Author/Editor Title Place of Publication Year Series ISBN Issue P Review Authorsort descending Review format Review type
Pomerantz, Barbara Who Will Lead Kiddush? M/J 86 6
Senesh, Hannah Hannah Senesh: Her Life and Diary. The first complete edition 2004 F/M 05 23
Friedman, Saul S. Terezin Diary of Gonda Redlich, The 1993 S/O 93 18
Ungar, Richard Even Higher 2007 S/O 07 19
Rubin, Susan Goldman Searching for Anne Frank: Letters from Amsterdam to Iowa 2003 M/J 04 34-35
Kagan, Jeremy Choice to Be: A Jewish Path to Self and Spirituality, The 2012 M/J13 26
Yonay, Ehud No Margin for Error 1993 F/M 94 12
Cohen, Nancy J. Permed to Death Hair 1999 Bad Hair Day Mysteries N/D 02 17
Schram, Peninnah, Davis, Rachayl Eckstein, Lee, Wendy W. Apple Trees Discovery, The 2012 M/J 12 9
Soloveitchik, Joseph B. Lonely Man of Faith, The 1997 M/J 97 8
Olitzky, Kerry M., Judson, Daniel Jewish Ritual: A Brief Introduction for Christians 2005 M/J 05 40-41
Auslander, Shalom Hope: a Tragedy 2012 N/D12 41
Topek, Susan Remick Turn for Noah, A: a Hanukkah Story 1992 M/J 93 17
Rice, Emanuel Freud and Moses: the Long Journey Home 1990 M/J 91 15
Bryan, Diane Brenda Soldier of God 2001 N/D 03 7
Schwartz, Howard Day the Rabbi Disappeared: Jewish Holiday Tales of Magic, The 2000 S/O 00 17, 19
Derwin, Susan Rage is the Subtext: Readings in Holocaust Literature and Film 2012 FM13 22
Feldman, Emanuel Biblical Echo: Reflectiosn on Bible, Jews and Judaism, The 1986 M/J 87 3
Spector, Shoshannah, Phalieros, Theo Miraculous Rescue at Entebbe, The 1978 Sp79 26
Bonder, Nilton Kabbalah of Food: Conscious Eating for Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Health, The 1997 M/J 98 6
Silten, R. Gabriele S. Is the War Over?: Postwar Years of a Child Survivor of the Holocaust 2004 M/J 04 22
Goldstein, Stephen L. When My Mother No Longer Knew My Name: A Sons "Course" in "Rational" Caregiving 2012 M/J13 24
Fleming, K. E. Greece: A Jewish History 2008 S/O 08 15
Abrams, Judith Z. Talmud for Beginners, The: vol. 1 Prayer 1991 M/J 91 8
Bender, Sara, Lucien Lazare, eds. Encyclopedia of the Righteous Among the Nations: Rescuers of Jews During the Holocaust 2003 France M/J 06 27
Rouss, Sylvia A., Kahn, Katherine Janus Sammy Spider's First Simhat Torah 2010 S/O 10 15-16
Bogacki, Tomek Champion of Children: The Story of Janusz Korczak, The 2009 S/O 09 12
Never Say Die! A Thousand Years of Yiddish in Jewish Life and Letters 1981 Contributions to the Sociology of Language, no. 30 W82 11
Greenfeld, Howard, Grove, E. Passover 1978 W78 28
Krich, Rochelle Majer Angel of Death 1994 N/D 94 11
Buxbaum, Yitzhak Light and Fire of the Baal Shem Tov, The 2005 S/O 06 36
Jewish Intellectual History in the Middle Ages 1995 Binah: Sutdies in Jewish History, Thought and Culture, vol. 3 N/D 95 5
Shevrin, Aliza Holiday Tales of Sholom Aleichem 1979 W 79 25
Haas, Gerda Tracking the Holocaust 1995 N/D 95 6
Bohlman, Philip V.,, Holzapfel, Otto Folk Songs of Ashkenaz, The 2001 F/M 02 18-19
Sacks, Jonathan Sidur Koren = The Koren Siddur 2009 M/J 10 39, 41
Langer, Ruth Cursing the Christians? A History of the Birkat HaMinim 2012 M/J 12 34
Moscowitz, Moshe, Sokoloff, David, Carter, Jon Queen of Persia, The 2004 M/J 04 36
Abramson, Ruth Benjamin: Journey of a Jew 1987 S/O 87 6
Kellerman, Faye Mercedes Coffin, The 2008 S/O 08 13-14
Keene, Michael Judaism 2006 Religions of the World Series N/D 06 15-16
Gelbwasser, Margie Inconvenient 2010 N/D 10 9
Carlson, Lewis H. We Were Each Others Prisoners: An Oral History of World War II: American and German Prisoners of War 1997 S/O 97 6
Wisniewski, David Golem 1996 M/J 97 13
Hull, Eleanore Summer People, The S/O 84 8
Franciosi, Robert Elie Wiesel: Conversations 2002 M/J 03 15
Drucker, Malka Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, Sweet Beginnings S/O 81 9
Sachs, Marilyn Call Me Ruth N/D 82 7
Goetz, Bracha, Wolf, Malka My Very Own Mitzvah Feet 2013 M/J13 4
Hessel, Carolyn S. Our Story: The Jews of Sepharad - A Resource Guide 1992 S/O 92 18
Meir, Mira Alina: A Russian Girl Comes to Israel N/D 82 8
Antler, Joyce You Never Call! You Never Write! A History of the Jewish Mother 2007 F/M 08 35
Benenfeld, Rikki Lets Go to the Farm 2010 F/M 10 17
Helmreich, William B., Rosenblum, Mark, Schimmel, David Jewish Condition, The: Challenges and Responses, 1938-2008 2008 N/D 08 15
Walker, Fay, Rosen, Leo Hidden: A Sister and Brother in Nazi Poland 2002 S/O 03 15-16
Friedman, Daniel To Kill and Take Possession: Law, Morality and Society in Biblical Stories 2002 M/J 04 14
Labinsky, Baruch Financial Guide to Aliyah and Life in Israel 2012 FM13 29
Blacker Cohen, Sarah, Koch, Joanne B. Shared Stages: Ten American Dramas of Blacks and Jews 2007 SUNY Series in Modern Jewish Literature and Culture M/J 08 19-20
Wiesel, Elie, Heffner, Richard D., Vinciguerra, Thomas J. Conversations with Elie Wiesel 2001 N/D 02 16
Silva, Daniel Prince of Fire 2005 M/J 05 30
Kramer, Ralph Bay Area Jewish Forum Haggadah, The M/J 86 4
Traub, Barbara Fischman Matrushka Doll, The Ma 80 5
Black, Gerry JFS: A History of the Jews Free School, London, Since 1732 1998 M/J 00 7
Litvin, Martin Impresario, The 1995 S/O 95 9
Braunstein, Leah Levy, Katz, Avi Waiting Wall, The 2009 N/D 09 15
Winecki, Christine Girl in the Check Coat: Survival in Nazi-Occupied Poland and a New Life in Australia, The 2007 The Library of Holocaust Testimonies F/M 08 45
Silberg, Francis Berry, Britt, Stephanie McFetridge Story of Passover for Children, The 1989 M/J 89 10
Lasky, Kathryn Dreams in the Golden Country Dear America series F/M 99 19
Bialik, Hayyim Nahman Revealment and Concealment: Five Essays 2000 S/O 01 9
Roskies, David G. Bridge of Longing: The Lost Art of Yiddish Storytelling, A 1995 N/D 95 41860
Englander, Marlene S., Saul, Hilda Zarkey My Dear Hindalla Remember Me, Letters from a Lost World, May 1937-January 1940 2012 FM13 23
Katz, Josef, Reach, Hilda One Who Came Back: The Diary of a Jewish Survivor 2006 F/M 07 33
Michelson, Richard, Lewis, E. B. Across the Alley 2006 S/O 06 22
Kidd, Ronald Year of the Bomb, The 2009 N/D 09 11
Laws in These Parts, The (VIDEO) 2012 FM13 43
Guggenheimer, Heinrich W. Jerusalem Talmud = Talmud Yerushalmi (Shabat and Eruvin), The 2012 Studia Judaica 68 FM13 27
Wolowelsky, Joel B. Women at the Seder: A Passover Haggadah 2005 M/J 05 42
Rabinowicz, Tzvi M. Hasidism in Israel: A History of the Hasidic Movement and Its Masters in the Holy Land 2000 N/D 00 12
Schiffman, Lawrence H. Hebrew Bible, The (AUDIO) 2008 N/D 09 27
Shollar, Leah, Mekibel, Shoshana Thread of Kindness: A Tzedaka Story, A 2000 F/M 01 17
Kellerman, Faye False Prophet 1992 S/O 92 21
Kellerman, Faye Serpents Tooth 1997 S/O 97 26-27
Shires, Linda M. Coming Home: A Womans Story of Conversion to Judaism 2003 F/M 04 20
Silton, Faye Of Heroes, Hooks, and Heirlooms 1997 M/J 97 14
Keller, Tsipi Poets on the Edge: An Anthology of Contemporary Hebrew Poetry 2008 F/M 09 21
Swinsky, Michael At the Threshold: Jewish Meditations on Death 1995 S/O 96 12
Dobbs-Weinstein, Idit, Goodman, Lenn E. Maimonides and His Heritage 2009 SUNY Series in Jewish Philosophy S/O 09 36-37
Brown, Michael Jews and Judaism in Canada: A Bibliography of Works Published Since 1965 2000 Canadian Jewish Studies Special Issue, vol. 7/8 F/M 01 9
Bogot, Howard I. I Learn About God N/D 82 7
Siegal, Aranka Upon the Head of the Goat: A Childhood in Hungary - 1939-1944 1981 W82 15
Aidinoff, Elsie Garden, The 2004 N/D 04 14
Cowen, Ida Spy for Freedom: The Story of Sarah Aaronsohn N/D 84 7
Levinas, Emmanuel Difficult Freedom: Essays on Judaism 1998 N/D 98 8, 10
Seixas, Gershom Mendes Religious Discourse, A: Thanskgiving Day Sermon Nov. 26 1789 1977 W77 28
Gries, Zeev Book in the Jewish World 1700-1900, The 2007 F/M 08 39
Lichtenstein, Mosheh Moses: Envoy of God, Envoy of His People 2008 S/O 08 41860
Zim, Paul Kooky Cookie Kids, The (AUDIO) N/D 93 16
Wadimoff, Nicolas, Warin, Clothilde Israel-Palestine, Two Peoples, Two States for One Peace … (VIDEO) 2009 N/D 10 26
Kurshan, Ilana Why Is This Night Different from All Other Nights? "The Four Questions" Around the World 2008 M/J 08 37
Potts, Steve Hanukkah 2005 N/D 05 17


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