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 Titlesort descending Place of Publication Year Series ISBN Issue P Review Author Review format Review type
Pearl, Sydelle, Iantorno, Danlyn Books for Children of the World: The Story of Jella Lepman 2007 S/O 07 11, 14
Gross, Joel Books of Rachel, The 1979 W79 23
Fine, Marcia Boomerang: When Life Comes Back to Bite You 2003 N/D 03 8
Goldman, Dara Boris and Stella and the Perfect Gift: A Christmas and Hanukkah Story 2013 F/M14 14 Kamin, Rachel Erlich
Glaser, Linda Borrowed Hanukkah Latkes, The 1997 N/D 97 17
Van Stockum, Hilda Borrowed House, The 1975 W75 30
Hentoff, Nat Boston Boy 1986 M/J 86 3
Hentoff, Nat Boston Boy 1986 A/M 86 41702
Zenatti, Valerie Bottle in the Gaza Sea, A 2008 F/M 08 15
Stahl, Samuel M. Boundaries not Barriers: Some Uniquely Jewish Perspectives on Life 2005 M/J 06 30-31
Lubetski, Meir, Gottlieb, Claire, Keller, Sharon Boundaries of the Ancient Near Eastern World: A Tribute to Cyrus H. Gordon 1998 Journal for the Study of the Old Testament, Supplement Series 273 F/M 99 41955
Jacobs, Laurie, Ephraim, Shelly Schonebaum Box of Candles, A 2005 S/O 05 13
Bergman, Tamar, Halkin, Hillel Boy from Over There, The 1988 M/J 89 11
Orgard, Dorit, Katz, Avi Boy from Seville, The 2007 S/O 07 16-17
Hannam, Charles Boy in That Situation, A S 78 5
Boyne, John Boy In the Striped Pajamas, The 2006 M/J 06 17
De Groot, Jan Boy in War, A 2008 F/M 10 13
Leyson, Leon, Harran, Marilyn J., Leyson, Elisabeth B. Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible...on Schindlers List, The 2013 N/D13 9
Bartoletti, Susan Campbell Boy Who Dared: A Novel Based on the True Story of a Hitler Youth, The 2008 M/J 08 41986
Schotter, Roni, Potter, Giselle Boy Who Loved Words, The 2006 N/D 06 6
Kalechofsky, Roberta Boy, A Chicken, and the Lion of Judah: How Ari Became a Vegetarian, A 1995 F/M 96 17
Nobleman, Marc Tyler, MacDonald, Ross Boys of Steel: The Creators of Superman 2008 S/O 08 47, 49
Baldwin, Margaret Boys who Saved the Children, The F/M 82 2
Baldwin, Margaret Boys who Saved the Children, The M/J 82 7
Stern, Ariella Bracha Do You Know? 2014 M/J 15 15 Pastcan, Ben
Paluch, Beily, Argoff, Patti Braid the Challah: A Playful Action Rhyme 2004 N/D 04 20
Damashek, Richard Brand Plucked from the Fire: The Life of Rabbi Herman E. Schaalman, A 2013 N/D13 23-24
Setterington, Ken Branded by the Pink Triangle 2013 N/D13 10
Mlynowski, Sarah Bras and Broomsticks 2005 N/D 05 14
Kimmel, Eric A. Brass Serpent, The 2002 N/D 02 23
Alma, Ann Brave Deeds: How One Family Saved Many from the Nazis 2008 F/M 09 37-38
Alma, Ann Brave Deeds: How One Family Saved Many from the Nazis 2008 F/M 09 39-40
Markel, Michelle, Sweet, Melissa Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers Strike of 1909 2013 FM13 3-4
Greengard, Alison, Racklin-Siegel, Carol Brave Women Who Saved Moses, The 2009 F/M 10 10
Zytman, Leah, Diskind, Leah Malka Bravest Fireman, The 1998 F/M 02 42
Zytman, Leah Bravest Fireman, The 1998 N/D 98 16
Hoffman, Charles Bray Dawn: the Jews of Eastern Europe in the Post-Communist Era 1992 S/O 92 18
Slonim, Rivkah, ed. Bread and Fire: Jewish Women Find God in the Everyday 2008 S/O 08 26
Yezierska, Anzia Bread Givers, The 1975 W75 27
Schiller, Martin Bread, Butter and Sugar: A Boys Journey Through the Holocaust and Postwar Uerope 2007 N/D 07 35
Bober, Natalie S. Breaking Tradition: The Story of Louise Nevelson 1984 M/J 85 6
Fishman, Sylvia Barack Breath of Life: Feminism in the American Jewish Community, A 1995 M/J 96 7
Lamstein, Sarah Breathless 2014 N/D 2015 43 Pinchuck, Chava
Zalben, Jane Breskin, Chess, Victoria Brenda Berman, Wedding Expert 2009 M/J 09 13
Nissen, Alex Bret Harte: Prince and Pauper 2000 M/J 01 8
Nissen, Axel Bret Harte: Prince and Pauper 2000 F/M 01 8
Ben-Zvi, Hava Bride Who Argued with God, The: Tales from the Treasury of Jewish Folklore 2006 S/O 07 44-45
Hoberman, J. Bridge of Light: Yiddish Film Between Two Worlds 1991 S/O 92 18
Roskies, David G. Bridge of Longing: The Lost Art of Yiddish Storytelling, A 1995 N/D 95 41860
Roskin, David G. Bridge of Longing: The Lost Art of Yiddish Storytelling, A 1995 F/M 96 7
Glaser, Linda Bridge to America 2005 F/M 06 12
Kedar, Karyn D. Bridge to Forgiveness: Stories and Prayers for Finding God and Restoring Wholeness, The 2007 M/J 08 37
Meyerstein, Israela Bridge to Healing: Finding Strength to Cope with Illness 2014 M/J 15 32-33 Wolfe, Nira
Teller, Hanoch Bridges of Steel; Ladders of Gold 1990 S/O 90 15
Reinhardt, Dana Brief Chapter in My Impossible Life, A 2006 M/J 06 13-14
Weiss, Moshe Brief History of the Jewish People, A 2004 S/O 05 53
Benchley, Nathanial Bright Candles 1974 D 74 26
Rosenfeld, Lulla Bright Star of Exile: Jacob Adler & the Yiddish Theatre 1977 W77 28
Broner, E. M. Bringing Home the Light: A Jewish Womans Handbook of Rituals 1999 N/D 01 6
Polish, Daniel F. Bringing the Psalms to Life: How to Understand and Use the Book of Psalms 2000 S/O 01 19-20
Romberg, Henry C. Bris Milah F/M 83 4
Wasserstein, Bernard Britain & the Jews of Europe 1979 Sp80 16
Wasserstein, Bernard Britain & The Jews of Europe 1979 Sp 81 16
Bolchovez, Richard British Jewry and the Holocaust 2003 N/D 03 10
Kranzler, Gershon Broken Bracelet, The 1986 N/D 86 7
Banks, Lynne Reid Broken Bridge 1994 N/D 95 14
Appelbaum, Peter C. , Scott, James W Broken Carousel: German Jewish Soldier-Poets of the Great War 2017 N/D 2018 36 Smailes, Suzanne Book Adult
Arens, Moshe Broken Covenant: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis Between the U.S. and Israel 1995 S/O 95 7
Jarausch, Konrad H. Broken Lives: How Ordinary Germans Experienced the Twentieth Century 2018 M/J 2019 30 Wolfe, Nira Book
Douglas, Kirk Broken Mirror, The 1997 N/D 97 11
Lasky, Kathryn Broken Song 2005 M/J 05 21
Mikva, Rachel S. Broken Tablets: Restoring the Ten Commandments and Ourselves 1999 N/D 00 9, 11
Kremer, Roberta S. Broken Threads: The Destruction of the Jewish Fashion Industry in Germany and Austria 2007 M/J 08 26-27
Mendelsohn, Martha Bromley Girls 2015 N/D 2015 3 Krasner, Barbara
Aronson, Peter Bronislaw Huberman 2018 N/D 2018 7 Barbara Krasner Book Juvenile
Simon, Kate Bronx Primitive S/O 82 4
Hesse, Karen Brooklyn Bridge 2008 N/D 08 29
Levy, Yael Brooklyn Love 2012 S/O13 6
Sprinzak, Ehud Brother Against Brother: Violence and Extremism in Israeli Politics from Altalena to the Rabin Assassination 1999 M/J 99 9
Seldis, Chayym Brothers 1986 S/O 86 10
Gur, David, Nezter, Eli, Fischer, Avri Brothers for Resistance and Rescue: The Underground Zionist Youth Movement in Hungary during World War II 2007 M/J 07 25-26
Tunnell, Michael O. Brothers in Valor: A Story of Resistance 2001 S/O 01 39
Harber, Frances, Wickstrom, Thor Brothers Promise, The 1998 F/M 99 18
Binder, Mark, Blum, Zevi Brothers Schlemiel, The 2008 M/J 08 9
Freedman, Florence B., Parker, Robert Andrew Brothers: A Hebrew Legend 1985 F/M 86 6
Kleid, Neil, Allen, Jake Brownsville 2006 S/O 06 31-32
Landesman, Alter F. Brownsville: The Birth, Development and Passing of a Jewish Community in New York (2nd ed) 1971 W79 23
Kushner, Tony, Sendak, Maurice Brundibar 2003 F/M 04 37
Ross, Lillian Hammer Buba Leah and Her Paper Children 1991 S/O 92 23
Terwilliger, Kelly, Hornung, Phyllis Bubbe Isabella and the Sukkot Cake 2005 S/O 05 15
Pinson, Isabel, Cis, Valeria Bubbe’s Belated Bat Mitzvah 2014 N/D 14 12 Isaac, Fred
Press, Judy, Hall, Mary Bubbe’s Got the Beat 2018 M/J 2018 19 Tilman, Ellen Book Juvenile
Bloom, David Halevi, Meilichson, Alex Bubbie and Zadie Come to My Hosue: A Story for Hanukkah 2007 F/M 07 12
Pomerantz, Barbara Bubby, Me and Memories N/D 83 9
Pomerantz, Barbara Bubby, Me and Memories S/O 84 9
Epstein, Sue Budget Cooking: Elegant Dining 1996 N/D 96 5
Aroeste, Sarah, Rubio, Ayesha Buen Shabat, Shabbat Shalom 2020 F/M 2020 43 Silverman, Lisa Book Juvenile
Wachsler, Leah Building 2017 M/J 2018 19 Levitan, Rebecca Book Juvenile
Lubetski, Edith Building a Judaica Library N/D 83 10
Simon, Charles Building a Succesful Volunteer Culture: Finding Meaning in Service in the Jewish Community 2009 S/O 10 37-38


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