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 I Was a Soldier Zenatti, Valerie Bloomsbury 2005 S/O 05 20
When It Comes to Living: Selected Stories Vendorf, Zalman Fithian Press 2004 M/J 05 31
When It Was Our War: A Soldiers Wife on the Home Front Suberman, Stella Algonquin Books 2003 S/O 03 27
When Its Purim Zolkower, Edie Stoltz, Bjornson, Barb Kar-Ben 2009 F/M 09 51
When It’s Over Ridley, Barbara She Writes Press 2017 M/J 2018 39 Wallerstein, Jane
When Jackie and Hank Met Fishman, Cathy Goldberg, Elliot, Mark Marshall Cavendish 2012 M/J 12 13
When Jessie Came Across the Sea Hest, Amy, Lynch, P. J. Cnadlewick Press 1997 F/M 98 15
When Joseph Met Molly: A Reader on Yiddish Film Paskin, Sylvia Five Leaves Publications 1999 S/O 99 13
When Kafka Says We: Uncommon Communities in German-Jewihs Literature Liska, Vivian Indiana University Press 2009 S/O 10 35
When Light Pierced the Darkness: Christian Rescue of Jews in Nazi-Occupied Poland Tec, Nechama Oxford University Press 1986 N/D 86 5
When Living Hurts Gordon, Sol UAHC 1985 F/M 86 6
When Memory Comes Friedlander, Saul Ma 80 6
When Memory Comes: A Film about Saul Friedländer Diamand, Jack Icarus Films 2012 N/D 2015 45 Pinchuck, Chava
When Memory Speaks: The Holocaust in Art Toll, Nelly Praeger 1998 S/O 98 29
When Mindy Saved Hanukkah Kimmel, Eric A., McClintock, Barbara Scholastic 1998 F/M 99 18
When Mourning Comes: A Book of Comfort for the Grieving Silverman, William B., Cinammon, Kenneth M. Aronson 1990 F/M 90 17
When My Mother No Longer Knew My Name: A Sons "Course" in "Rational" Caregiving Goldstein, Stephen L. Grid Press 2012 M/J13 24
When People Die Bernstein, Joanne E. Dutton 1977 W77 31
When Pirates Came to Brooklyn Shalant, Phyllis Dutton 2002 N/D 03 27
When Pirates Came to Brooklyn Shalant, Phyllis Dutton 2002 S/O 03 53
When Scotland Was Jewish: DNA Evidence, Archaeology, Analysis of Migrations, and Public and Family Records Show Twelfth Century Semitic Roots Hirschman, Elizabeth Caldwell, Yates, Donald N. McFarland 2007 M/J 08 35
When Silence Speaks Erickson, Victoria Fortress Press 1993 M/J 94 8
When Solomon Was King MacGill-Callahan, Sheila, Johnson, Stephen T. Dial 1995 F/M 96 17
When the Beginning Began Lester, Julius, Lisker, Emily Harcourt 1999 S/O 99 17
When the Birds Stopped Singing: Life in Ramallah Under Siege Shehadeh, Raja Steerforth 2003 N/D 03 18
When the Chickens Went on Strike Silverman, Erica, Trueman, Matthew Dutton 2003 S/O 03 49
When the Chickens Went on Strike: A Rosh Hashanah Tale Silverman, Erica, Trueman, Matthew Dutton 2003 N/D 03 30
When the Grey Beetles Took Over Baghdad Yahia, Mona Braziler 2007 N/D 07 27
When the Hurricane Came Liss-Levinson, Nechama CreateSpace 2012 N/D12 4
When the Soldiers Were Gone Propp, Vera W. Putnam 1999 F/M 00 11
When the Soldiers Were Gone Propp, Vera W. Putnam 1999 F/M 99 20
When the War is Over Attema, Martha Orca 2003 M/J 03 28-29
When the World Was Quiet Nutkis, Phyllis, Argoff, Patti Hachai 2004 M/J 04 29
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