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
Wayfarers, The Tower, Stuart F. Lighthouse Press 2003 S/O 04 10
My New Shirt Fagan, Cary, Petricic, Dusan Tundra Books 2007 N/D 07 7
Spiritual Activism: A Jewish Guide to Leadership and Repairing the Wrold Weiss, Abraham Jewish Lights Publishing 2008 S/O 08 26
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
Like a Maccabee Bietz, Barbara, White, Anita Yaldah 2006 N/D 06 13
Jew of Home Depot and Other Stories, The Apple, Max Johns Hopkins University Press 2007 M/J 08 18
Thought for the Week, A Schneerson, Menachem M. S/O 83 4
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
Sarah Laughed: Sonnets from Genesis Goldhaber, Judith, Goldhaber, Gershon Ribbonweed Press 2007 F/M 08 32
Optimistic Jew: A Positive Vision for the Jewish People in the 21st Century, The Bisk, Tzvi Maxanna Press 2007 M/J 08 33
Hanukkah Trike, The Edwards, Michelle, Mitter, Kathryn Albert Whitman 2010 N/D 10 8
Joseph, Master of Dreams Waldron, Kathleen Cook Roussan 2000 S/O 01 36
How to Understand Israel in 60 Days or Less Glidden, Sarah self-published 2008 N/D 08 7
Dayenu: How Uncle Murray Saved the Seder Schilder, Rosalind, Kahn, Katherine Janus Kar-Ben 1988 M/J 88 6
Benjamin V. Cohen: Architect of the New Deal Lasser, William The Century Foundation, Yale University Press 2002 S/O 03 21-22
Francine Princes New Jewish Cuisine Prince, Francine Putnam's Sons 1991 N/D 91 13-14
Capturing the Moon: Classic and Modern Jewish Tales Feinstein, Edward Behrman House 2008 S/O 08 45
Adolph Hitler Rubenstein, Joshua s.n. W83 13
Yellow Wind, The Grossman, David Farrar 1988 S/O 88 7
One and One (AUDIO) Carlebach, Neshama Neshama Carlebach 2008 M/J 09 33
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
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
Very Near to You: Human Readings of the Torah Burg, Avraham Gefen 2012 M/J 12 22-23
Moving Up: An Aliyah Journal Ben-David, Laura Mazo Publishers 2006 S/O 07 44
Small Miracles II Halberstam, Yitta, Leventhal, Judith Adams Media Corp. 1998 N/D 98 41828
Prairie Schooner Anthology of Contemporary Jewish American Writing, The Raz, Hilda University of Nebraska Press 1998 N/D 98 12
Let Me Sing and Im Happy (Al Jolson at Warner Bros., 1926-1936) (AUDIO) Jolson, Al Rhino Records 1996 N/D 96 17
Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Robson, David Lucent Books World History Series Gale 2010 S/O 10 18
Escape from War: My Side of the Story Riordan, James Houghton Mifflin 2005 S/O 05 41986
Growing Up Guilty Schwartz, Sheila Pantheon 1978 Sp79 27
Jews and Human Rights: Dancing at Three Weddings Galchinsky, Michael Rowman & Littlefield 2008 N/D 09 21
Holocaust Lady, The Sender, Ruth Minsky Macmillan 1992 M/J 93 18
Cross-Cultural Counseling: The Arab-Palestinian Case Dwairy, Marwan Adeeb Haworth Press 1998 N/D 98 7
Bagels from Benny Davis, Aubrey, Petricic, Dusan Kids Can Press 2003 N/D 03 25
First Fruits Michener, James A. JPS 1973 Sp 75 25
Without Future: The Plight of Syrian Jewry Friedman, Saul S. Greenwood 1989 F/M 90 15
Now Gleitzman, Morris Henry Holt 2012 S/O12 7-8
Tamar Peet, Mal Candlewick Press 2007 M/J 07 41923
Rich Go to Heaven: Giving Charity in Jewish Thought, The Shear, Eli M., Miller, Chaim Aronson 1997 S/O 98 29
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
Miriam and Her Brother Moses: A Bible Story Marzollo, Jean Little Brown 2004 S/O 03 43-44
Shiksa Goddess, or How I Spent My Forties Wasserstein, Wendy Knopf 2001 N/D 01 15
Pigeon and a Boy, A Shalev, Meir Schocken Books 2007 F/M 08 33-34
Ladies Auxiliary, The Mirvis, Tova Norton 1999 F/M 00 8
Inventing the Jew: Antisemitic Stereotypes in Romanian and Other Central-East European Cultures Oisteanu, Andrei, Adascalitei, Mirela Studies in Antisemitism University of Nebraska Press 2009 F/M 10 37-38
Elie Wiesel: Witness for Humanity Koestler-Grack, Rachel Life Portraits Series Gareth Stevens 2009 S/O 09 15
Bridge of Light: Yiddish Film Between Two Worlds Hoberman, J. Museum of Modern Art 1991 S/O 92 18
Gods Voice from the Void: Old and New Studies in Bratslav Hasidism Magid, Shaul SUNY Press 2002 F/M 02 23
Jewish Pope, The Mark, Yude, Goodman, Ruth Fisher, Krupin, Connie G. Fithian Press 2006 F/M 07 10
Hidden Children of the Holocaust: Belgian Nuns and Their Daring Rescue of Young Jews from the Nazis Vroman, Suzanne Oxford University Press 2008 F/M 09 19-20
Complete Mesillat Yesharim: Dialogue and Thematic Versions Luzzatto, Moshe Hayyim Ofeq Institute 2007 M/J 08 38
Arguing with the Storm: Stroies by Yiddish Women Writers Tregebov, Rhea Feminist Press at the City University of New York 2008 M/J 09 33
Fall of a Sparrow: The Life and Times of Abba Kovner, The Porat, Dina, Elizur, Yuval Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture Stanford University Press 2009 F/M 10 38
Wherever You Go Leegant, Joan Norton 2010 S/O 10 26
New Sound in Hebrew Poetry: Poetics, Politcs, Accent, A Segal, Miryam Jewish Literature and Culture Indiana University Press 2010 N/D 10 23
Studies in Judaism and Christianity Stimulus Foundation F/M 82 6
Refuge, Rock, Sublime (AUDIO) Winningham, Mare Craig N' Co. 2007 S/O 08 37