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.
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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Year Issue P Review Authorsort ascending
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
Geven Amal a Shtut Berditcher Kaminski, Zvi author 2002 S/O 03 21
Beautiful as the Moon, Radiant as the Stars: Jewish Women in Yiddish Stories: An Anthology Bark, Sandra Warner Books 2003 F/M 04 12
Jewish Life in Cracow, 1918-1939 Martin, Sean Vallentine Mitchell 2005 S/O 05 48
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
Yossi Asks the Angels for Help Chaikin, Miriam, Mathers, Petra Harper 1985 M/J 85 6
Heil Roosevelt: An American Student in Nazi Germany Williamson, Walter W. Xlibris 2001 F/M 03 41
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
Every Persons Guide to Shavuot Isaacs, Ronald H. Aronson 1999 N/D 99 41892
1001 Questions and Answers on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Cohen, Jeffrey M. Aronson 1997 M/J 98 41734
Lost and Found Greene, Sheldon Random 1980 W80 15
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
Department of State in the Middle East, 1818-1945: Augmented Edition, The Baram, Phillip J. Ktav 2009 M/J 10 28
Jewish Festivals Cookbook Randall, Ronne, Mukhida, Zul Holiday Cookbooks from Around the World series Raintree Steck-Vaughn 2001 S/O 01 37
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
Have a Good Laugh: Jokes for the Jewish Soul Isaacs, Ron, Feldman, Franklin Ktav 2009 F/M 10 37
Burglar and Other Stories, The Lazewnik, Libby Targum Press 2004 N/D 05 13
Judging in the Islamic, Jewish and Zoroastrian Legal Traditions: A Comparison of Theory and Practice Jany, Janos Ashgate 2012 M/J13 26
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
Chagall Pozzi, Gianni, Sacaceni, Claudia, Galante, L. R. Peter Bedrick Books 1997 M/J 98 20
Im Not Going Back: Wartime Memoir of a Child Evacuee Weinrob, Kitty Now and Then Books 2009 F/M 10 16
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
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
Ask Another Question: The Story and Meaning of Passover Chaikin, Miriam, Friedman, Marvin Clarion 1985 M/J 85 6
Lifetime Companion to the Laws of Jewish Family Life, A Zimmerman, Deena R Urim 2005 M/J 05 43
Now Gleitzman, Morris Henry Holt 2012 S/O12 7-8
Tamar Peet, Mal Candlewick Press 2007 M/J 07 41923
Dancing Bear Bermant, Chaim St. Martin's 1985 S/O 85 3
Jerusalem, the Torn City Benvenisti, Meron University of Minnesota Press 1976 W77 25
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
Hannah and the Best Father on Route 9W Skolsky, Mindy Warshaw N/D 82 8
Book of Lamentations: A Meditation and Translation, The Slavitt, David R. Johns Hopkins University Press 2001 F/M 02 27-28
Jonah and the Whale (and the Worm) Marzollo, Jean Little, Brown 2004 N/D 04 13
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
How Many Coins in the Pushka Today? Diamond, Shani, Teleshevsky, Sarah Baila, Niasoff, Nissa Mish and Mush, book 2 Feldheim 2002 N/D 02 29
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
For the Future of Israel Peres, Shimon, Littrell, Robert Johns Hopkins University Press 1998 N/D 98 11
Anne Frank: Hidden Hope Mullin, Rita Thievon Sterling Biographies Series Sterling 2009 M/J 09 10
Emmas Poem: The Voice of the Statue of Liberty Glaser, Linda, Nivola, Claire A. Houghton Mifflin 2010 M/J 10 9
Lemuel the Fool Uhlberg, Myron, Lamut, Sonja Peachtree 2001 F/M 01 17
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
Contemporary Orthodox Judaisms Response to Modernity Freundel, Barry Ktav 2004 F/M 05 14, 16
Israel: Covenant People, Covenant Land Rossel, Seymour Union of American Hebrew Congregations 1985 S/O 85 6
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
Grace of Shortstops, The Mayer, Robert Doubleday 1984 M/J 85 4
Biblical and Midrashic Hebrew in the Writings of S. Y. Agnon = Mikhlol hu-shemot be-khitev Shmuel Yosef Agnon Harduf, David Mendel Harduf Books 2002 M/J 03 17