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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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Year Issue P Review Authorsort ascending
My New Shirt Fagan, Cary, Petricic, Dusan Tundra Books 2007 N/D 07 7
Quiestion of Faith: An Atheist and a Rabbi Debate the Existence of God, A Kaufman, William E., Shor, Morton Aronson 1994 N/D 94 9
Wayfarers, The Tower, Stuart F. Lighthouse Press 2003 S/O 04 10
House on Mulberry Street, The Meyers, Maan Bantam 1996 S/O 97 27
Jewish Life in Cracow, 1918-1939 Martin, Sean Vallentine Mitchell 2005 S/O 05 48
Sarah Laughed: Sonnets from Genesis Goldhaber, Judith, Goldhaber, Gershon Ribbonweed Press 2007 F/M 08 32
Yossi Asks the Angels for Help Chaikin, Miriam, Mathers, Petra Harper 1985 M/J 85 6
Magic Dreidels: A Hanukkah Story, The Kimmel, Eric A., Krenina, Latryn Holiday House 1996 F/M 97 13
Optimistic Jew: A Positive Vision for the Jewish People in the 21st Century, The Bisk, Tzvi Maxanna Press 2007 M/J 08 33
Thought for the Week, A Schneerson, Menachem M. S/O 83 4
Day by Day in Jewish History Bloch, Abraham S/O 83 2
Brothers: A Hebrew Legend Freedman, Florence B., Parker, Robert Andrew Harper & Row 1985 F/M 86 6
Good American, The Flicker, Ted Shalako Press 1997 S/O 97 27
Lost and Found Greene, Sheldon Random 1980 W80 15
Their Promised Land: Arab and Jew in Historys Cauldron - One Valley in the Jerusalem Hills Kunstel, Marcia, Albright, Joseph Crown 1990 S/O 91 19
One and One (AUDIO) Carlebach, Neshama Neshama Carlebach 2008 M/J 09 33
Sacred Intention: Daily Inspiration to Strengthen the Spirit, Based on Jewish Wisdom Olitzky, Kerry M., Forman, Lori Jewish Lights Publishing 1999 M/J 00 14
Yellow Wind, The Grossman, David Farrar 1988 S/O 88 7
As Big As an Egg: A Story About Giving Sandman, Rochel, Zakashanskaya, Chana Hachai 1995 N/D 95 15
Israel Under Rabin Freedman, Robert O. Wstview Press 1995 S/O 96 6
Far Horizons, The Wagman, Michael, Leitner, Irving A. Morrow 1980 Sp 81 6
Judging in the Islamic, Jewish and Zoroastrian Legal Traditions: A Comparison of Theory and Practice Jany, Janos Ashgate 2012 M/J13 26
Small Miracles II Halberstam, Yitta, Leventhal, Judith Adams Media Corp. 1998 N/D 98 41828
Moving Up: An Aliyah Journal Ben-David, Laura Mazo Publishers 2006 S/O 07 44
Prairie Schooner Anthology of Contemporary Jewish American Writing, The Raz, Hilda University of Nebraska Press 1998 N/D 98 12
Very Near to You: Human Readings of the Torah Burg, Avraham Gefen 2012 M/J 12 22-23
Hitlers Canary Toksvig, Sandi Roaring Brook Press 2007 M/J 07 12
Enoch and the Mosaic Torah: The Evidence of Jubilees Boccaccini, Gabriele, Ibba, Giovanni Eerdmans 2009 S/O 10 29-30
Creation Song Scott-Brown, Anna, Gomez, Elena Lion Children's Books 2007 F/M 09 51
Book and the Sword: A Life of Learning in the Shadow of Destruction, The Halivni, David Weiss Westview Press 1996 F/M 99 13
Geven Amal a Shtut Berditcher Kaminski, Zvi author 2002 S/O 03 21
Lifetime Companion to the Laws of Jewish Family Life, A Zimmerman, Deena R Urim 2005 M/J 05 43
Tamar Peet, Mal Candlewick Press 2007 M/J 07 41923
Now Gleitzman, Morris Henry Holt 2012 S/O12 7-8
Rich Go to Heaven: Giving Charity in Jewish Thought, The Shear, Eli M., Miller, Chaim Aronson 1997 S/O 98 29
Without Future: The Plight of Syrian Jewry Friedman, Saul S. Greenwood 1989 F/M 90 15
Anne Frank Tridenti, Lina M/J 86 6
Inside the Rain Barrel Ringel, Susan S., Ringel, Robert self-published 2005 M/J 06 17-18
Every Persons Guide to Shavuot Isaacs, Ronald H. Aronson 1999 N/D 99 41892
Jonah and the Whale (and the Worm) Marzollo, Jean Little, Brown 2004 N/D 04 13
Shiksa Goddess, or How I Spent My Forties Wasserstein, Wendy Knopf 2001 N/D 01 15
Miriam and Her Brother Moses: A Bible Story Marzollo, Jean Little Brown 2004 S/O 03 43-44
Pigeon and a Boy, A Shalev, Meir Schocken Books 2007 F/M 08 33-34
Twelve Jewish Steps to Recovery: A Personal Guide to Turning from Alcoholism and Other Addictions Olitzky, Kerry M., Coppans, Stuart A. Jewish Lights Publishing 1991 F/M 92 19
Her Mothers Secret Polikoff, Barbara Garland Allium Press of Chicago 2012 S/O13 6
Einstein: Visionary Scientist Severance, John B. Clarion Books 1999 M/J 00 20
Commentators Bible: The JPS Miqraot Gedolot: Exodus, The Carasik, Michael JPS 2005 M/J 06 24
Have a Good Laugh: Jokes for the Jewish Soul Isaacs, Ron, Feldman, Franklin Ktav 2009 F/M 10 37
Bialy Eaters: The Story of a Bread and a Lost World, The Sheraton, Mimi Broadway Books 2000 N/D 00 13
Jewish Holiday Crafts Becker, Joyce Bonim Books 1977 W77 30
From One End of the Earth to the Other: The London Bet Din , 1805-1855, and the Jewish Convicts Transported to Australia Pfeffer, Jeremy I. Sussex Academic Press 2008 S/O 09 41
Lemuel the Fool Uhlberg, Myron, Lamut, Sonja Peachtree 2001 F/M 01 17
Studies in Judaism and Christianity Stimulus Foundation F/M 82 6
New Sound in Hebrew Poetry: Poetics, Politcs, Accent, A Segal, Miryam Jewish Literature and Culture Indiana University Press 2010 N/D 10 23
Refuge, Rock, Sublime (AUDIO) Winningham, Mare Craig N' Co. 2007 S/O 08 37
Wherever You Go Leegant, Joan Norton 2010 S/O 10 26
Alices Piano: The Life of Alice Herz-Sommer Muller, Melissa, Piechocki, Reinhard St. Martin's Press 2012 FM13 32
Immigrant Girl: Becky of Eldridge Street Harvey, Brett, Ray, Deborah Kogan Holiday House 1987 M/J 87 6