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 Authorsort ascending
Man Who Flies with Birds, The Vogel, Carole Garbuny, Leshem, Yossi Kar-Ben 2009 S/O 09 22
Shout in the Sunshine, A Ioannides, Mara W. Cohen JPS 2007 S/O 07 16
To Raise a Jewish Child Donin, Hayim Halevy Basic Books 1977 W77 26
In the Days of Sand and Stars Pinsker, Marlee, Thisdale, Francois Tundra Books 2006 N/D 06 7
Ascending Star: A Novella, The Young, Donald J. Creative Arts Book Company 1999 F/M 01 14
Rabbis and Wives Grade, Chaim M/J 83 3
Words Are Like Faces Baer, Edith, Teis, Kyra Star Bright Books 2007 F/M 09 48
From the Unthinkable to the Unavoidable: American Christian and Jweish Scholars Encounter the Holocaust Rittner, Carol, Roth, John K. Contributiosn to the Study of Religion, no. 48 Greenwood 1997 M/J 97 17
Heroes of the Holocaust Glick, Susan History Makers Series Lucent 2003 S/O 03 51
Ella of All-of-a-Kind Family Taylor, Sydney S 78 6
Christians & Jews in Dialogue: Learning in the Presence of the Other Boys, Mary C., Lee, Sara L. Skylight Paths 2006 M/J 07 22
Naming Liberty Yolen, Jane, Burke, Jim Philomel 2008 S/O 08 46
Jewish Radicals: From Czarist Shtetl to London Ghetto Fishman, William J. Pantheon Books 1975 S/O 85 4
Little Boy in Search of God, A: Mysticism in a Personal Light Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Moskowitz, Ira Doubleday 1976 W76 19
Selected Poetry of Yehudah Amichai Bloch, Chana, Mitchell, Stephen University of California Press 1996 N/D 96 41955
Terror Out of Zion: Irgun Zvai Leumi, Lehi and the Palestine Underground, 1929-49 Bell, J. Bowyer St. Martin's 1977 W77 25
How to Be a Jew: Ethical Teachings of Judaism Sherwin, Byron L., Cohen, Seymour J. Aronson 1992 F/M 93 25
Ancient Israelites and Their Neighbors: An Activity Guide Broida, Marian Chicago Review Press 2003 S/O 03 47
Portraits of Israelis & Palestinians: For My Parents Tobocman, Seth Soft Skull 2003 N/D 03 18
Where Does God Live? Gold, August, Perlman, Matthew J. Skylight Paths 2001 F/M 02 39
Hanukkah Cat Burstein, Chaya, Hanks-Henn, Judy Kar-Ben 2001 F/M 02 41
DinnieAbbleSister-r-r! Levinson, Riki, Cogancherry, Helen Bradbury 1987 S/O 87 10
Called to controversy: The unlikely story of Mishe Rosen and the founding of Jews for Jesus Rosen, Ruth Thomas Nelson 2012 N/D12 35
Fixer, The Succot, Miriam, Succot, Eilyah Tzaddikim Press 1977 W77 31
Mrs. Honigs Cakes 4: Summer Stories Frankel, Pessie, Perkal, Yocheved Leah, Katz, Tova Hamodia Publishing 2010 N/D 10 12
Jewish Book Annual: The American Yearbook of Jewish Literary Creativity, vol. 45 1987-1988 5748, The Kabakoff, Jacob Jewish Book Council 1987 S/O 88 9
Legacy of Islamic Antisemitism, The: From Sacred Texts to Solemn History Bostom, Andrew G. Prometheus Books 2008 F/M 09 8
Saigon to Jerusalem: Conversations with U.S. Veterans of the Vietnam War Who Emigrated to Israel Lee, Eric McFarland 1992 N/D 93 10
Summer Begins Asher, Sandy F/M 81 7
History Beyond Black and White, A Aronson, Marc Atheneum 2007 F/M 08 19
30-Minute Kosher Cook, The Zeidler, Judy Morrow 1999 M/J 99 10
Path of the Orange Peels Gutman, Nahum, Segal, Nelly Dodd, Mead 1979 Sp80 21
Wandering Stars Dann, Jack Harper & Row 1974 Ap 74 25
Orphan in History Cowan, Paul S/O 82 5
Kibbutz Experience, The: Dialogue at Kfar Blum Criden, Yosef, Gelb, Saadia Histadrut Institute Ap 74 26
Miracle Jar, The Penn, Audrey, Lyon, Lea Tanglewood Press 2008 N/D 08 32-33
Stalker Kellerman, Faye William Morrow 2000 N/D 00 14-15
Tzekakah and the Precious Pushke: With CD Sounds of Sharing and Caring Greene, Michael Tuesday's Child Publishing 2001 F/M 02 32
Israelis and the Palestinians: Small Steps to Peace, The Gottfried, Ted Headliners Series Millbrook Press 2000 S/O 01 40
Berlin Cantata Lewis, Jeffrey Haus Publishing 2012 N/D12 43
Revealment and Concealment: Five Essays Bialik, Hayyim Nahman Ibis Editions 2000 S/O 01 9
Zuvvis Israel Lehman-Wilzig, Tami Kar-Ben 2009 S/O 09 21-22
Good and Evil After Auschwitz: Ethical Implications for Today Bemporad, Jack, Pawlikowski, John, Sievers, Joseph Ktav 2000 S/O 01 8
Boker Tov! Good Morning! Black, Joe, Brown, Rick Kar-Ben 2009 N/D 09 17
Extraordinary Jewish Americans Brooks, Philip Children's Press 1998 N/D 99 17
Creation of Israel, The Whiting, Jim Monumental Milestones - Great Events of Modern Times Series Mitchell Lane Publishers 2008 F/M 09 46
Number the Stars Lowry, Lois Houghton and Mifflin 1989 F/M 90 19
Jonah the Woodchopper: Encouraging Stories for Finding Your Way through the Forest of Life Rubin, Joshua Penlight Publications 2012 M/J13 41
Marranos, The Webb, Liliane O 80 14
Sigmund Freud Krull, Kathleen, Boris Kulikov Giants of Science Series Viking 2006 N/D 06 8
Toleration Within Judaism Goodman, Martin The Littman Library 2013 N/D13 27-28
In the Shadow of the Ladder: Introduction to Kabbalah Ashlag, Yehudah Lev, Cohen, Mark, Cohen, Yedidah Nehora Press 2002 S/O 03 16-17
At the Edge of Dreamland Eisenman, Tsevi, Zumoff, Barnett Ktav 2008 S/O 09 33
Rahel Levin Varnhagen: The Life and Work of a German Jewish Intellectual Tewarson, Heide Thomann University of Nebraska Press 1998 M/J 99 9
World War II Spies Price, Sean Stewart Capstone Press 2014 N/D13 10
Garden of Eden Cookbook, The Wigender, Devorah Emmet Harper & Row 1988 F/M 89 12
Emerging Judaism: Studies on the Fourth and Third Centures B.C.E. Stone, Michael E., Satran, David Fortress Press 1989 F/M 90 14
Claiming Earth as Common Ground: The Ecological Crisis through the Lens of Faith Cohen-Kiener, Andrea Skylight Paths 2009 M/J 10 30
Nazi Officers Wife (VIDEO) Garus, Liz Alden Films 2003 F/M 04 14
Jewish Sports Stars: Athletic Heroes Past and Present (Rev. ed.) Goldman, David J. Kar-Ben 2006 M/J 07 7
Lives of Ordinary Poeple in Ancient Israel: Where Archaeology and the Bible Intersect, The Dever, William G. Eerdmans 2012 M/J13 23
Sephardic Table: The Vibrant Cooking of Mediterranean Jews, The Twens, Pamela G. Houghton Mifflin 1998 F/M 99 13
Theatrical Performances During the Holocaust: Texts, Documents, Memoirs Rovit, Rebecca,, Goldfarb, Alvin Johns Hopkins University Press 1999 S/O 00 19
Hundred Dresses, The Estes, Eleanor, Slobodkin, Louis Harcourt 2004 F/M 05 34
Angels Mistake: Stories of Chelm, The Prose, Francine, Podwal, Mark Greenwillow Books 1997 F/M 98 16
Prayers for the Dead Kellerman, Faye Morrow 1996 S/O 96 13
Whispers from the Camps Kacer, Kathy, McKay, Sharon E. Puffin Canada 2009 F/M 10 14
Hanukkah Treasury, A Kimmel, Eric A., Lisker, Emily Holt 1998 M/J 99 15
Doctors Daughter: A Novel, The Wolitzer, Hilma Ballantine Books 2006 S/O 06 34
Cartoons and Extremism: Israel and the Jews in Arab and Western Media Kotek, Joel, Jaffa, Alisa Vallentine Mitchell 2008 M/J 09 26
Flying Lessons Semel, Nava, Halkin, Hillel Simon & Schuster 1995 F/M 96 18