Book Review Index

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Author/Editor Title Place of Publication Year Series ISBN Issue P Review Authorsort descending Review format Review type
Diamond, Shani, Teleshevsky, Sarah Baila, Niasoff, Nissa Porridge is Ready, But Something is Missing!: A Story About Brochos 2002 Mish and Mush, book 3 N/D 02 29
Huh, Christopher Keeping My Hope 2013 S/O13 8
Schroeder, Holly, Wolf, Claudia Israel ABCs: A Book About the People and Places of Israel 2004 Country ABCs Series M/J 04 39
Totten, Samuel Genocide in the Twentieth Century: Critical Essays and Eyewitness Accounts 1995 N/D 95 11
Jablonski, Carla, Purvis, Leland Victory: Resistance Book 3 2012 M/J13 1
LePorrier, Herebert, Wright, Barbara Doctor from Cordova, The 1979 Sp80 17
Mirel, James L., Werth, Karen Bonnell Stepping Stones to Jewish Spiritual Living: Waking the Path Morning, Moon [sic] and Night 1998 F/M 99 12
Schmidt, Michael New Reich, The 1993 M/J 95 18
Zusak, Markus Book Thief, The 2006 S/O 06 10
Gelissen, Rena Kornreich, Macadam, Heather Dune Renas Promise: A Story of Sisters in Auschwitz 1995 N/D 95 12
Bankston, John Lise Meitner and the Atomic Age 2004 Unlocking the Secrets of Science M/J 04 30
Sten, Ephraim F. 1111 Days in My Life: Plus Four 2006 S/O 07 55
Bermant, Chaim On the Other Hand 2007 F/M 09 41828
Olitzky, Kerry M., Matlins, Stuart Jewish Men Pray: Words of Yearnings, Praise, Petition, Gratitude and Wonder from Traditional and Contemporary Sources 2013 N/D13 31-32
Amichai, Yehuda World is a Room, The 1984 S/O 86 8
Brink, T. L. Holocaust Survivors Mental Health 1994 M/J 96 17
Hanukkah, Oh Hanukkah 1995 F/M 96 16
Evans, Clay Winter Witch, The 2005 N/D 05 16-17
Lipnick, Bernard Experiment that Works in Teenage Religious Education, An 1976 W76 18
Sidran, Ben There Was a Fire: Jews, Music and the American Dream (2nd ed.) 2012 S/O13 41
Kacer, Kathy Claras War 2001 S/O 01 38-39
Appelman, Harlene Winnick Seder to Tu BShevat, A F/M 85 7
Rottenberg, Dan Middletown Jews: The Tenuous Survival of an American Community 1997 M/J 98 12
Luckert, Steven Art and Politics of Arthur Szyk, The 2002 S/O 02 23, 32
Blacksberg, Dan (Deveykus) Pillar Without Mercy (AUDIO) 2013 N/D13 45
Musikant, Ellen, Grass, Sue Judaism Through Childrens Books: A Resource for Teachers and Parents 2001 S/O 01 41
Feather, John, Sturges, Paul International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science (2nd ed) 2003 N/D 03 11
Antin, Mary From Plotzk to Boston 1986 A/M 86 3
Markus, Julia Uncle 1978 Sp79 24
Prose, Francine, Podwal, Mark Demons Mistake: A Story from Chelm, The 2000 F/M 01 16-17
Patai, Joseph, Patai, Raphael Souls and Secrets: Hasidic Stories 1995 F/M 96 12
Corcos, Alain F. Myth of the Jewish Race: A Biologists Point of View, The 2005 N/D 05 24, 26
Mandell, Sherri Blessing of a Broken Heart, The 2003 N/D 03 14
Heilman, Samuel, Friedman, Menachem Rebbe: The Life and Afterlife of Menachem Mendel Schneerson, The 2010 N/D 10 20
Hier, Marvin Liberation (VIDEO) M/J 95 14
Rabinowitz, Sima Jewish Fake Book, The 2005 F/M 06 26-27
Verman, Mark History and Varieties of Jewish Meditation, The 1996 N/D 96 14
Cohen, Nancy J. Hair Raiser 2000 Bad Hair Day Mysteries N/D 02 17
Hubner, Carol Korb Whispering Mezuzah, The Ma 80 7
Finkel, Avraham Yaakov Essential Maimonides: Translations of the Rambam, The 1996 S/O 96 41923
Segal, Lore, Weils, Rosemary Tell Me a Trudy 1977 W78 28
Oberski, Jona Childhood S/O 83 5
Goldberg, Neal C., Liebermann, Miriam Saying Goodbye: A Handbook for Teens Dealing with Loss and Mourning 2004 M/J 05 28
Zwerin, Raymond A. Medical Ethics M/J 83 8
Hurwitz, Johanna Anne Frank: Life in Hiding 1988 F/M 89 13
Zalben, Jane Breskin Pearl Plants a Tree 1995 N/D 95 17
Greenberg, Kay, Correll, Cory Josh and Alisha Celebrate Chanukah 2000 F/M 01 16
Isadora, Rachel In the Beginning 2003 S/O 03 46
Ben-Zvi, Rebecca Tova, Natti, Susan Four Sides, Eight Nights: A New Spin on Hanukkah 2005 F/M 06 15-16
Knopp, Josephine Zadovsky Trial of Judaism in Contemporary Jewish Writing, The 1975 Sp76 23
Manushkin, Fran, Shulevitz, Uri Daughters of Fire: Heroines of the Bible 2001 S/O 01 35
Goldman, Judy Slow Way Back, The 1999 M/J 00 16
Goldstein, Andrew, Kreiswirth, Kinny My Jewish Home 2001 F/M 02 38
Ellis, Marc H. Beyond Innocence and Redemption: Confronting the Holocaust… 1991 M/J 92 15
Sokol, Moshe Z. Rabbinic Leaders and the Challenge of the Twentieth Century 1997 N/D 97 7
Altman, Linda Jacobs, Wright, Cornelius Van, Hu, Ting-Hwa Legend of Freedom Hill, The 2000 F/M 01 15
Cohen, Leslie Jewish "Love" Stories for Kids 2002 S/O 02 41-42
Baldwin, Neil Henry Ford and the Jews: The Mass Production of Hate 2001 F/M 03 32
Morris, Ann, Linenthal, Peter Grandma Esther Remembers: A Jewish American Family Story 2002 M/J 02 20
Englander, Nathan What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank: Stories 2012 S/O12 54
Bondy, Ruth, Katz, Shlomo Emissary: A Life of Enzo Sereni, The 1977 Sp78 22
Weisblum, Moshe Pinchas Table Talk: Biblical Questions and Answers 2000 F/M 01 12
Stavans, Ilan On Borrowed Words: A Memoir of Language 2001 F/M 02 28
Heiligman, Deborah Celebrate Hanukkah with Light, Latkes, and Dreidels 2006 Holidays Around the World Ceries N/D 06 13
Schur, Maxine Rose Sacred Shadows 1997 F/M 98 18-19
Leviant, Curt Man Who Thought He Was Messiah, The 1990 M/J 91 15-16
Marcus, Jacob Rader, Peck, Abraham J. American Rabbinate: A Century of Continuity and Change, The 1986 N/D 87 5
Green, John Paper Towns 2008 N/D 08 31
Rothkirchen, Livia Jews of Bohemia and Moravia; Facing the Holocaust, The 2005 S/O 06 43
Rubinstein, Robert, Mer, Woody Zishe the Strongman 2010 S/O 10 12
Elon, Emuna, Hazony, David If You Awaken Love 2007 N/D 07 25
Scharfstein, Sol Five Books of Moses: An Easy-to-Read Torah Translation, The 2005 M/J 06 29
Bobker, Joe Torah with a Twist of Humor 2004 S/O 05 42
Gampel, Benjamin R. Crisis and Creativity in the Sephardic World, 1391-1648 1998 F/M 99 41828
Mittleman, Alan L. Short History of Jewish Ethics: Conduct and Character in the Context of Covenant, A 2012 S/O12 43
Glaser, Linda, Cote, Nancy Mrs. Greenbers Messy Hanukkah 2004 N/D 04 19
Toll, Nelly S. Behind the Secret Window: A Memoir of a Hidden Childhood 1993 M/J 93 16
Linke, Stuart Psychological Perspectives on Traditional Jewish Practices 1999 M/J 00 12
Appelfeld, Aharon Laish 2009 M/J 09 30
Mermelstein, Yael, Hartman, Carrie Izzy the Whiz and Passover McClean 2012 M/J 12 17
Sandrow, Nahama God, Man, and Devil: Yiddish Plays in Translation 1999 S/O 99 15
Benstein, Jeremy Way into Judaism and the Environment, The 2007 S/O 07 44
Green, Arthur Ehyeh: A Kabbalah for Tomorrow 2003 M/J 03 15, 17
Harris, Monford Studies in Jewish Dream Interpretation 1994 S/O 94 11
Furnish, Ben Nostalgia in Jewish-American Theatre and Film, 1979-2004 2005 Twentieth-Century American Jewish Writers, v. 11 M/J 06 26-27
Finkelstein, Chaim Burksfield Bike Club 2: Lost and Found 2007 Burksfield Bike Club Series F/M 08 12
Rogov, Daniel Rogovs Guide to Israeli Wines 2008 M/J 08 32
Redstone, Louis G. Louis G. Redstone: From Israeli Pioneer to American Architect 1989 S/O 91 20
Grade, Chaim, Leviant, Curt Agunah, The 1974 D 74 26
Geller, Victor B. Orthodoxy Awakens: The Belkin Era and Yeshiva University 2003 F/M 04 15-16
Lichtman, Sidney Jewish Travel Guide, The 1978 Sp78 23
Harris, Lee Yom Kippur Murder, The 1992 S/O 93 15
Brettler, Marc Zvi How to Read the Bible 2005 M/J 06 24
Feder, Paula Kurzband Feather-Bed Journey, The 1995 N/D 95 15
Sussman, Susan Time Off From Good Behavior 1991 M/J 92 21-22
Shapira, Kalonymus Kalman, Cohen-Kiener, Andrea Conscious Community: A Guide to Inner Work 1996 F/M 97 8
Gerstein, Mordicai Shadow of a Flying Bird, The 1994 F/M 95 12
Cheyette, Bryan, Marcus, Laura Modernity, Culture and the Jew 1998 S/O 99 7
Somekh, Sasson Baghdad, Yesterday: The Making of an Arab Jwe 2007 S/O 08 24
Biale, David Power and Powerlessness in Jewish History 1987 M/J 88 11

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