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.

Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Year Issue P Review Author
17 Ben Gurion Hoffenberg, Jack Putnam 1977 M/J 92 25
19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East Nye, Naomi Shihab Greenwillow 2002 M/J 03 28
1948: The First Arab-Israeli War Morris, Benny Yale University Press 2008 S/O 08 22
1986 Jewish Dictionary and Almanac, The Tillem, Ivan L. Pacific Press 1985 S/O 86 6
1996 National Guide to Scholarships, Fellowships and Financial Support for Jewish Students Hillel 1996 M/J 96 10
20 Minute Kabbalah Dosick, Wayne D., Dosick, Ellen Kaufman Waterside Publishing 2007 S/O 08 24
2020 Vison Neuberger, Roy Feldheim 2008 M/J 09 32
23rd Psalm: A Holocaust Memoir, The Salton, George L., Elsen, Anna S. University of Wisconsin Press 2002 S/O 03 25
30 Minute Seder: The Haggadah that Blends Brevity with Tradition 30minute-Seder 2006 M/J 08 40
30-Minute Kosher Cook, The Zeidler, Judy Morrow 1999 M/J 99 10
300 Ways to Ask the Four Questions Spiegel, Murray, Stein, Rickey Spiegel-Stein Publishing 2008 N/D 08 13, 15
36 Candles: Chassidic Tales for Channukah Astaire, Libi Aster Press 2013 S/O14 27 Gordon, Ilka
3:10 to Anywhere, The Rosten, Leo McGraw Hill 1976 Sp76 23
3:10 to Anywhere, The Rosten, Leo McGraw Hill 1976 M/J 91 23
44 Hours or Strike! Dublin, Anne Second Story Press 2015 F/M 16 36 Marks, Allison
50 Children: The Rescue Mission of Mr. & Mrs. Kraus Pressman, Steven Seventh Art Releasing 2013 N/D 14 42 Pinchuck, Kathe
7th Heaven: Celebrating Shabbat with Rebbe Nachman of Breslov Mykoff, Moshe Jewish Lights Publishing 2003 S/O 03 23
80629: A Mengele Experiment Church, Gene Sharon Kimberly Damon Publishing 1986 N/D 86 5
9 Contemporary Jewish Plays Schiff, Ellen, Posnick, M. University of Texas Press 2005 F/M 06 27
920 OFarrell Street: A Jewish Girlhood in Old San Francisco Levy, Harriet Lane Heyday Books M/J 97 11
97 Orchard Stret, New York: Stories of Immigrant Life Granfield, Linda, Alda, Arlene Tundra Books of Northern New York 2001 M/J 03 32
A Bag of Marbles Joffo, Joseph Graphic Universe 2013 F/M14 2
A Best-Selling Hebrew Book of the Modern Era: The Book of the Covenant of Pinhas Hurwitz and Its Remarkable Legacy Ruderman, David B. Samuel and Althea Stroum Lectures in Jewish Studies University of Washington Press 2014 M/J 15 36-37 Sukenic, Harvey
A Collection of Poems for Children in Yiddish Steinbarg, Eliezer Tsur-ot 2013 F/M14 15-16 Dublin, Anne
A Gefilte Fishy Tale Marks, Allison, Marks, Wayne MB Publishing 2016 S/O 2016 39-40 Citrin, Rena
A Guide to the Koren Children’s Siddur: An Educator’s Companion Rose, Daniel Koren Publishers 2015 S/O 2015 32-33 Pinchuck, Chava
A Guide to the Koren Youth Siddur: An Educator’s Companion Rose, Daniel Koren Publishers 2015 S/O 2015 32-33 Pinchuck, Chava
A Holiday for Ari Ant Rouss, Sylvia A., Kahn, Katherine Janus Apples and Honey Press 2016 F/M 16 45 Kamin, Rachel
A is for Abraham: A Jewish Family Alphabet Michelson, Richard, Mazellan, Ron Sleeping Bear Press 2008 S/O 08 58-59
A Non-Swimmer Considers Her Mikvah: On Becoming Jewish After Fifty Carter, Mary E. self-published 2014 M/J 15 22-23 Pinchuck, Kathe
A Place for Elijah Ruben, Kelly Easton, Friar, Joanne Kar-Ben 2016 F/M 16 45-46 Feit, Shelly
A Vocabulary of Desire: The Song of Songs in the Early Synagogue Lieber, Laura e Brill Reference Library of Judaism, 40 Brill 2014 N/D 2015 26 Rosenbloom, Jim
A Whale of a Time and More Stories for Thinking Kids! Stein, Rachel, Katz, Tova Feldheim 2015 F/M 16 37-38 Quay, Alex
A.N.T.S.: Another Nice Tasty Sweet Watier, R., Waiter, M. Mahrwood Press 2004 N/D 05 14-15
Aarons Bar Mitzvah Rouss, Sylvia A., Goulet Dubois, Liz Growing Up Jewish with Sarah Leah Jacobs series Jonathan David 2003 F/M 04 32
Abandonment of the Jews: America and the Holocaust, 1941-1945, The Wyman, David Pantheon Books 1984 M/J 85 5
Abba Eban: A Biography Siniver, Asaf Overlook Duckworth 2015 M/J 2016 36 Silverburg, Sanford R.
Abba Eban: An Autobiography Eban, Abba Random House 1977 Sp78 22
ABC Hanukkah Hunt Balsley, Tilda, Poole, Helen Kar-Ben 2013 N/D13 12
ABC Israel Raz, Rachel Kar-Ben 2012 S/O13 9
ABC Passover Hunt Balsley, Tilda, Poole, Helen Kar-Ben 2016 F/M 16 43 Citrin, Rena
Above the Zodaic: Astrology in Jewish Thought Glazerson, Matityahu, Kalish, M. Aronson 1997 M/J 97 4
Abraham Abulafia: An Ecstatic Kabbalist [Two Studies] (rev. ed.) Idel, Moshe Leir Library of Sephardica Labyrinthos 2002 F/M 03 35
Abraham Isaac Kook F/M 82 9
Abraham Joshua Heschel: Man of Spirit, Man of Action Rose, Or JPS 2003 N/D 03 25
Abrahams Children: Israels Young Generation Sichrovsky, Peter Pantheon 1991 M/J 92 19-20
Abrahams Children: Race, Identity and the DNA of the Chosen People Entine, Jon Grand Central Publishing 2007 S/O 07 46-47
Abrahams Great Discovery Zlotowitz, Bernard M., Maiben, Dina NightinGale Resources 1991 N/D 91 15
Abrahams Search for God Jules, Jacqueline, Ugliano, Natascia Kar-Ben 2007 S/O 07 10
Abraham’s Children: Israel’s Young Generation Sichrovsky, Peter Pantheon 1991 M/J 92 19
Abridged Dewey Decimal Classification and Relative Index, Ed. 12 Dewey, Melvil Forest Pr. 1990 M/J 91 17
Absolutely Shira! Feldheim 1993 M/J 94 11
Abu Trigoboff, Joseph Lothrop 1975 F/M 92 21
Abuelitas Secret Matzahs Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, Bryer, Diana Emmis Books 2005 M/J 05 23
Abyss of Despair Hanover, Nathan s.n. S/O 83 3
Academics Against Israel and the Jews Gerstenfeld, Manfred The Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs 2007 N/D 08 41986
Academy Award Winning Songs (AUDIO) Rhino Records M/J 95 14
Accidents of Influence: Writing As a Woman and a Jew in America Rosen, Norma SUNY Press 1992 F/M 93 24-25
Aces Wild Perl, Erica S. Knopf 2013 N/D13 6
Across the Alley Michelson, Richard, Lewis, E. B. G. P. Putnam's Sons 2006 S/O 06 22
Acting Jewish: Negotiating Ethnicity on the Americna Stage and Screen Bial, Henry University of Michigan Press 2005 F/M 06 29
Acts of Faith Ross, Dan F/M 82 6
Acts of the Mind in Jewish Ritual Law: An Insight into Rabbinic Psychology Cohen, Isaac Urim 2008 S/O 09 36
Adam & Eves First Sunset: Gods New Day Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, Rothenberg, Joani Jewish Lights Publishing 2003 F/M 04 30
Adam & Thomas Appelfeld, Aharon Seven Stories Press 2015 M/J 2016 1 Bloomfield, Kathy
Adam and Eve and the Garden of Eden Ray, Jane Eerdmans 2005 S/O 05 9
Adam and Eve: The Bible Story Hutton, Warwick Mergent K. McElderry Books 1987 F/M 88 8
Adam and Eves New Day Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, Rothenberg, Joani Keller Skylight Paths 2006 N/D 06 41828
Adams Soul: The Collected Tales of Howard Schwartz Schwartz, Howard Aronson 1992 M/J 93 14
Adara Gormley, Beatrice Eerdmans Books for Young Readers 2002 F/M 03 43
Adele (the Rabbis Mother: Book One) King, Anna Three Kings Books 2012 M/J13 39-40
Adieu, Volodya Signoret, Simone, Hochman, Stanley Random House 1986 N/D 86 6
Adirondack Mendels Aufruf Schuman, Sandor, Kuhne, Kevin This Too Shall Pass Press 2012 N/D13 10-11
Admitting the Holocaust: Collected Essays Langer, Lawrence L. Oxford University Press 1995 N/D 95 7
Adolf Hitler: Evil Mastermind of the Holocaust Altman, Linda Jacobs Holocaust Heroes and Nazi Criminals Series Enslow 2005 F/M 06 16
Adolph Hitler Rubenstein, Joshua s.n. W83 13
Adventure in Latkaland: A Hanukkah Story, An Fisman, Karen, McAteer, Thomas JoRa Books 2009 N/D 09 11
Adventure s of a Yiddish Lecturer Shulman, Abraham Pilgrim Press 1980 W 81 17
Adventures of Aliza and Dovid: Holidays at the Farm, the Blitz, Shumuel, Katz, Tova Mesorah 2005 M/J 06 15
Adventures of Augie March, The Bellow, Saul Fawecett-World 1974 Sp77 30
Adventures of Jeremy & Heddy Levi, The Ganz, Yaffa, Katz, Avi Pitspopany Press 2003 N/D 03 26
Adventures of Jeremy Levi, the s.n. F/M 82 3
Adventures of Jeremy Levi, The s.n. S/O 82 9
Adventures of Rabbi Harvey: A Graphic Novel of Jewish Wisdom and Wit, The Sheinkin, Steve Jewish Lights Publishing 2006 F/M 07 11
Adventures of Rabbi Poppendeckle, The Ruesel, Heshy, Rea, Ba Dorrance Publishing 1993 N/D 93 13
Adventures of the Gimmel Gang: Triple Trouble, The Calanitte Gimmel Gang Series Israel Book Shop 2007 F/M 08 12
Adventures of Yaakov and Isaac, The Kubert, Joe Mahrwood Press 2004 M/J 06 19
Adventures of Yemima and Other Stoires, The Soyer, Abraham, Beagle, Rebecca S., Soyer, Raphael Viking Press 1979 Sp79 26
Aesthetics of Renewal: Martin Bubers Early Representation of Hasidism as Kulturkritik Urban, Martina Chicago University Press 2008 F/M 09 19
After Auschwitz: Responses to the Holocaust in Contemporary Art Bohm-Duchen, Monica Antique Collectors Club M/J 96 14-15
After Daybreak: The Liberation of Bergen-Belsen, 1945 Shephard, Ben Schocken Books 2005 F/M 06 37
After I Said No Johnson, Sheila Golburgh Fithian Press 2000 M/J 00 22-23
After Long Silence Fremont, Helen Delacorte Press 1999 S/O 99 8
After Mussolini: Jewish Life and Memories in Post-Fascist Italy Schwarz, Guri, Mazhar, Giovanni Noor Vallentine Mitchell 2012 S/O13 38
After Such Knowledge: Memory, History, and the Legacy of the Holocaust Hoffman, Eva Public Affairs 2004 M/J 04 16
After the Apple: Women in the Bible - Timeless Stories of Love, Lust and Longing Rosenblatt, Naomi Harris Hyperion 2005 M/J 06 29
After the Holocaust: The Long Road to Freedom Rubinstein, Erna F. Archon Books 1995 M/J 96 11
After the Holocuast Greenfeld, Howard HarperCollins 2001 S/O 01 38
After the Train Whelan, Gloria Harper Collins 2009 M/J 09 8
After the War Matas, Carol Simon & Schuster 1996 F/M 97 11