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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Titlesort descending Author/Editor Series Publisher Year Issue P Review Author
When We Left Yerushalayim: Stories of the Churban Beis HaMikdah Krohn, Genendel, Katz, Tova Feldheim 2009 F/M 10 18
When We Were Bad Mendelson, Charlotte Houghton Mifflin 2007 N/D 07 26
When Words Fail: A Religious Response to Undeserved Hurt Stern, Shalom Aronson 1999 S/O 00
When Zaydeh Danced on Eldridge Street Rael, Elsa Simon & Schuster 1997 N/D 97 18
Whence and Whither - How Dear Are Your Counsels, The Cragg, Kenneth Sussex Academic Press 2005 F/M 06 31
Where Are My Shoes? Burstyn, Rochel Judaica Press 2014 S/O 2015 35 Lurie, Aimee
Where Did All These Leaves Come From?: A Story About Hashem Diamond, Shani, Teleshevsky, Sarah Baila, Niasoff, Nissa Mish and Mush, book 4 Feldheim 2002 N/D 02 29
Where Do People Go When They Die? Portnoy, Mindy Avra, Haas, Shelly O. Kar-Ben 2004 M/J 04 40
Where Does Food Come From? A Bracha Discovery Book Rosenfeld, Dina H., Lyampe, Rina Hachai 2002 S/O 03 56
Where Does God Live? Gellman, Marc, Hartman, Thomas Triumph Books 1991 N/D 91 15
Where Does God Live? Gellman, Marc, Hartman, Thomas Triumph Books 1991 M/J 92 22
Where Does God Live? Gold, August, Perlman, Matthew J. Skylight Paths 2001 F/M 02 39
Where God Dwells: A Childs History of the Synagogue Fine, Steven, Fine, Leah Bierman Torah Aura Productions 1999 S/O 00 35-36
Where Is Babys Dreidel? Katz, Karen Little Simon 2007 N/D 07 17
Where is Grandpa Dennis? Fried, Janice URJ Press 2009 N/D 09 16
Where is the Afikomen? Groner, Judy, Kahn, Katherine Janus Kar-Ben 1985 N/D 85 5
Where Is? Bergman, Tamar, Modan, Ruti Houghton Mifflin 2002 F/M 03 43
Where Judaism Differed Silver, Abba Hillel Aronson 1987 N/D 87 5
Where Mountains Roar Hazleton, Lesley Holt 1980 W 81 19
Where Shabbat Lives Fabiyi, Jan Goldin, Rama, Sue Very First Board Books Kar-Ben 2008 S/O 08 54
Where the Mountains Roar Hazleton, Lesley Holt 1980 W80 19
Where the Shouting Began Sher, Steven, Brombacher, Shoshannah Montemayor Press 2009 S/O 09 19-20
Where They Lie Young, Mei University Press of America 1991 S/O 92 20
Where We Once Gathered: Lost Synagogues of Europe Stongwater, Andrea Eifrig 2012 M/J 12 14
Where We Stand: Jewish Consciousness on Campus Smith, Allan L., ed. UAHC Press 1997 N/D 99 19
Where Words Fail: A Religious Response to Undeserved Hurt Stern, Shalom Aronson 1999 N/D 00 13-14
Where's the Potty on this Ark? Olizky, Kerry, Tompkins, Abigail Kar Ben 2018 M/J 2019 3-4 Tilman, Ellen
Wherever They May Be! Klarsfeld, Beate The Vanguard Press 1976 Sp76 22
Wherever We Go! Altein, Chani Hachai 2014 M/J 15 14 Citrin, Rena
Wherever You Go Leegant, Joan Norton 2010 S/O 10 26
Which Lilith?: Feminist Writers Re-create the Worlds First Woman Dame, Enid, Lilly Rivlin, Wenkart, Henry Aronson 1998 F/M 99 7
While Standing on One Foot Jaffe, Nina, Segal, John Holt 1993 N/D 93 13
Whims of Fortune: The Memoirs of Guy de Rothschild Rothschild, Guy de Random House 1985 S/O 85 5
Whirlpool Stimler, Ayala Menucha Publishers 2015 S/O 2015 32 Malen, Michal Hoschander
Whirlwind, The Matas, Carol Orca 2007 M/J 07 10
Whisperers from the Ghettos Kacer, Kathy, McKay, Sharon E. Puffin Canada 2009 N/D 09 8
Whispering Mezuzah, The Hubner, Carol Korb Ma 80 7
Whispers from the Camps Kacer, Kathy, McKay, Sharon E. Puffin Canada 2009 F/M 10 14
Whispers from the Ghettos Kacer, Kathy, McKay, Sharon E. Puffin Canada 2009 N/D 09 8
Whistleblower of Dimona: Israel, Vanunu and the Bomb, The Cohen, Yoel Holmes & Meier Publishers 2003 S/O 03 18-19
Whistling Teakettle and Other Stories about Hannah, The Skolsky, Mindy Warshaw Harper 1977 W77 30
White Crow, The Forman, James Farrar 1976 Sp77 32
White Eagle, Dark Skies Karasvina, Jean Scribners 1974 D 74 26
White Hotel, The Thomas, D. M. N/D 81 14
White Lies Salamon, Julie Hill & Co. 1987 N/D 88 41860
White Ram: A Story of Abraham and Isaac, The Gerstein, Mordicai Holiday House 2006 S/O 06 12
White Rose Wilson, Kip Versify/ Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019 M/J 2019 14 Krasner, Barbara
White Space Between, The Brodoff, Ami Sands Second Story Prss 2008 M/J 09 31
Whitechapel / Vaytshepl, Mayn Vaytshepl (AUDIO) Klezmer Klub Klezmer Records 2009 N/D 10 26
Whither Thou Goest: The Jewish In-Laws Survival Guide Shapiro, Sorah Devora 2008 M/J 09 29
Who Am I? Schon, Ruchy, Roth, Ruchela Feldheim 2006 N/D 06 17
Who Am I? A Video Created to Meet An Enormous Need in the Jewish Community (VIDEO) Identity Plus M/J 95 14
Who Are the Jews of India? Katz, Nathan University of California Press 2000 F/M 01 10
Who Are the Jews?: Soul of the Israelites (v.1): A Nation of Philosophers (v. 2) Itzkoff, Seymour W. Paideia 2004 F/M 05 16
Who By Fire Abramson, Chaya Malka Feldheim 1995 M/J 96 6
Who By Fire, Who By Sword: The Journals of Four Courageous Jewish Women in Turbulent Times Orlander, Toby Urim 2013 F/M14 7-8 Pinchuck, Kathe
Who by Fire, Who by Water: Untaneh Tokef Hoffman, Lawrence A. Prayers of Awe Jewish Lights Publishing 2010 N/D 10 20
Who Can Fix My Cuckoo Clock and Other Stories: A Childs Exploration of Occupations and Tools Sharf, Y., Wachs, C., Markowitz, Y. Lets Discover the World Feldheim 2013 N/D13 11-12
Who is a Jew?: Conversations, Not Conclusions Hyman, Meryl Jewish Lights Publishing 1998 S/O 98 9, 12
Who Is Annie White (Fish)? Belsky, Judy Menucha 2014 M/J 15 7 Pinchuck, Kathe
Who Is the Builder? Krohn, Genendel, Pelleg, Tirtsa Feldheim 2002 S/O 02 41
Who Knows One? S/O 82 9
Who Rules Israel Elizur, Yuval, Salpeter, Eliahu Harper & Row 1973 D 74 28
Who Stole My Religion? Revitalizing Judaism and Applying Jewish Values to Help Heal our Imperiled Planet Schwartz, Richard H. Urim Publications 2016 F/ M 2017 20 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Who Was a Jew? Schiffman, Lawrence H. Ktav 1985 N/D 85 4
Who Was Anne Frank? Abramson, Ann, Harrison, Nancy Grosset & Dunlap 2007 M/J 07 7
Who Was the Woman Who Wore the Hat? Patz, Nancy Dutton 2003 M/J 03 32
Who We Are: On Being (And Not Being) A Jewish American Writer Rubin, Derek Schocken Books 2005 S/O 05 51
Who Were the Early Israelites and Where Did They Come From? Dever, William Eerdmans 2003 N/D 03 41923
Who Will Be King of the Jungle? Fuchs, Menucha, Rappaport, Aviva Judaica Press S/O 03 46
Who Will Die Last: Stories of Life in Israel Ehlich, David Judaic Traditions in Literature, Music and Art Syracuse University Press 2013 N/D13 43
Who Will Lead Kiddush? Pomerantz, Barbara M/J 86 6
Who Will Lead Kiddush? Pomerantz, Barbara, Ruff, Donna UAHC 1985 A/M 86 6
Who Will Write Our History? Emanuel Ringelblum, the Warsaw Ghetto, and the Oyneg Shabes Archive Kassow, Samuel D Indiana University Press 2007 S/O 08 19
Whole Megillah (almost), The Silberman, Shoshana Kar-Ben 1990 M/J 91 16
Whole Megillah, The Silberman, Shoshana Kar-Ben 1990 M/J 91 16
Whole Story of Half a Girl, The Hiranandani, Veera Delacorte 2012 S/O12 8
Wholl Light the Chanukah Candles? Mackall, Dandi Daley, Motoyama, Keiko Little Simon 2003 F/M 04 36
Whos Left in Israel?: Radical Political Alternatives for the Future of Israel Leon, Dan Sussex Academic 2004 S/O 04 20
Whos Who in Canadian Jewry: Canadian Jewry at Year 2000 and Beyond (3rd ed) Lipsitz, Edmond Y. J.E.S.L. Educational Products 2000 M/J 00 12
Whos Who in the Talmud Frieman, Shulamis Aronson 1995 N/D 95 41765
Whos Who of World Religions Hinnells, John R. Simon & Schuster 1992 S/O 92 20
Whose Little Boy Are You? Bartov, Hanoch, Halkin, Hillel JPS 1978 Sp79 24
Why Be Jewish?: A Guide for Discovering and Maintaining Jewish Traditions and Values Bank, Richard D. Aronson 2002 F/M 03 32
Why Didnt I Learn This in Hebrew School? Segal, Eliezer Aronson 1999 M/J 00 15
Why Do Jews Need a Land of Their Own? Aleichem, Sholem, Leftwich, Joseph, Chertoff, Mordecai S. Cornwall Books 1984 M/J 85 4
Why Dogs Have Wet Noses Steven, Kenneth Enchanted Lion Books 2015 M/J 2016 4 Bloomfield, Kathy
Why Evolution Matters: a Jewish Approach. Rutman, Joel Yehudah Vallentine Mitchell 2014 N/D 2015 30 Dwoskin, Beth
Why Hawks Become Doves: Shimon Peres and Foreign Policy Change in Israel Ziv, Guy State University of New York Press 2014 M/J 2016 38 Silverburg, Sanford R.
Why Hitler? The Genesis of the Nazi Reich Mitcham, Samuel W. Greenwood 1996 F/M 97 18
Why Is This Night Different from All Other Nights? "The Four Questions" Around the World Kurshan, Ilana Schocken Books 2008 M/J 08 37
Why Jews Should Not Be Liberals Sternberg, Larry F. Pentland Press 2001 S/O 03 26
Why Marry Jewish: Surprising Reasons for Jews to Marry Jews Kornbluth, Doron Targum Press 2003 N/D 03 13-14
Why Me? Why Anyone? Jaffe, Hirshel, Rudin, James, Rudin, Marcia St. Martin's 1986 S/O 86 41765
Why Me? Why Anyone? Jaffe, Hirshel, Rudin, James, Rudin, Marcia Aronson 1994 N/D 94 11
Why Noah Chose the Dove Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Carle, Eric, Shub, Elizabeth Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1973 Sp 75 28
Why on This Night?: A Passover Haggadah for Family Celebration Musleah, Rahel Simon & Schuster 2000 F/M 01 15
Why Study Talmud in the Twenty-First Century? The Relevance of the Ancient Jewish Text to Our World Socken, Paul Lexington Books 2009 M/J 10 41
Why the Baal Shem Tov Laughed Citron, Sterna Aronson 1993 N/D 93 8
Why the Snake Crawls on its Belly Kimmel, Eric A., Davis, Allen Pitspopany 2001 F/M 02 32-33