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
After Tragedy and Triumph: Modern Jewish Thought and the American Experience Berenbaum, Michael Cambridge University Press 1990 F/M 91 16
Aftermath and Remembrance Downing, David World Almanac Library of the Holocaust Discovery Books 2006 S/O 06 12
Afterparty Stampler, Ann Redisch Simon Pulse 2014 F/M14 8-9 Lenson, Heather
Aftershocks: Stories Weil, Grete, Barrett, John S. D. R. Godine 2008 N/D 08 8
Against All Odds: Holocaust Survivors and the Successful Lives They Made in America Helmreich, William B. Simon & Schuster 1992 F/M 93 23
Aging and Judaism Olitzky, Kerry M. s.n. M/J 83 8
Aging Political Activists: Personal Narratives from the Old Left Shuldinez, David P. Praeger 1995 N/D 96 12
Agnons Aleph Bet: Poems by S. Y. Agnon Agnon, S. Y., Zeldich, Arieh JPS 1998 M/J 99 14
Agony of Greek Jews, 1940-1945, The Bowman, Steven B. Stanford University Press 2009 S/O 10 30
Agricultural Utopias in America, 1880-1910 Herscher, Uri D. Wayne State University Press 1981 F 81 14
Agunah, The Grade, Chaim, Leviant, Curt Bobbs Merrill 1974 D 74 26
Ahrele 1: the Incredible, Touching Story of Rav Aharaon Margalit, Shlit"a Margalist, Aharon Feldheim S/O14 40 Bloomfield, Kathy
Aires de Sefarad: 46 Spanish Songs for Violin and Guitar (AUDIO) Liderman, Jorge Albany Records 2006 F/M 08 49
Aishes Chayil Song: Discover how each verse illuminates a unique and exceptional Woman of Valor from Tanach, The Tropper, Yosef CreateSpace 2014 S/O 2015 21 Schutzman, Laura
Aishes Chayil Song: Discover how each verse illuminates a unique and exceptional Woman of Valor from Tanach, The Tropper, Yosef CreateSpace 2014 S/O 2015 21 Schutzman, Laura
Akedah: The Binding of Isaac, The Berman, Louis A. Aronson 1997 F/M 98 6
Akiba: Scholar, Saint and Martyr Finkelstein, Louis Aronson 1990 S/O 90 12
Akkadian Lexical Companion for Biblical Hebrew: Etymological-Semantic and Idiomatic Equivalents with Supplement on Biblical Aramaic, An Ktav 2009 M/J 10 41
Al Capp Remembered Caplin, Elliot Bowling Green University Press 1994 N/D 94 7
Alan and Naomi Levoy, Myron Harper 1977 Sp78 26
Albert Einstein Kesselring, Susan Basic Biographies Series Child's World 2010 S/O 10 12
Albert Einstein Krull, Kathleen, Boris Kulikov Giants of Science Series Viking 2009 N/D 09 10
Albert Einstein and His Theory of Relativity Herweck, Don Compass Point 2009 S/O 09 14
Albert Einstein, Genius of the 20th Century Lakin, Patricia Aladdin 2005 F/M 06 11
Albert Einstein: A Biography Meltzer, Milton Holiday House 2008 F/M 08 12
Albert Einstein: A Life of Genius MacLeod, Elizabeth Kids Can Press 2003 N/D 03 24
Albert Einstein: Genius of the Twentieth Century Lakin, Patricia, Daniel, Anan Stories of Famous Americans Series Aladdin 2005 N/D 05 12
Albert Einstein: Physicist and Genius (rev. ed.) Goldenstern, Joyce Great Minds of Science Series Enslow 2008 S/O 07 11
Albert Einstein: The Jewish Man Behind the Theory Speregen-Newberger, Devra JPS 2006 N/D 06 41860
Albert Einsten McPherson, Stephanie Sammartino History Maker Bios Series Lerner 2004 M/J 04 31
Album of the Jews in America, An Suhl, Yuri Franklin Watts 1972 Sp 75 15
Alef is One: A Hebrew Alphabet Counting Book Kahn, Katherine Kar-Ben 1989 F/M 90 19
Alef-Basic: A Guide to Basic Computer Programming Heller, Rachelle s.n. M/J 84 7
Alef-Bet Hebrew Letter Primer. Chaput, Rachel Stone Guild Publishing 2016 N/D 2016 10 Kamin, Rachel Erlich
Alef-Bet of Jewish Values, The Kipper, Lenore C. s.n. M/J 86 6
Alef-Bet Yoga for Kids Goldeen, Ruth, Goldeen, Bill Kar-Ben 2009 F/M 09 48
Aleph Solution, The Frankel, Sandor, Webster, Matt Stein & Day 1978 W79 23
Aleph-Bais Trip on the Aleph-Bais Ship, The Altein, Chani, Becker, Baruch Hachai 2009 S/O 09 23
Aleph-Bet Israel Armeland, Gila EKS 2009 S/O 09 23
Aleph-Bet Yoga: Embodying the Hebrew Letters for Physical and Spiritual Well-Being Rapp, Steven A. Jewish Lights Publishing 2002 S/O 02 34
Alexandras Scroll: The Story of the First Hanukkah Chaikin, Miriam, Fieser, Stephen Holt 2002 N/D 02 25
Alex’s Wake: A Voyage of Betrayal and a Journey of Remembrance Goldsmith, Martin Da Capo Press 2014 F/M 16 10 Krasner, Barbara
Alfe-Bet of Jewish Values, The Kipper, Lenore C., Bogot, Howard I. UAHC 1985 A/M 86 6
Alfies Bark Mitzvah Cohen, Shari, Komorova, Nadia, Gindlin, Marcelo Little Five Star 2007 F/M 07 17
Alhambra Decree, The Raphael, David Carmi House Press 1988 M/J 90 14
Alices Piano: The Life of Alice Herz-Sommer Muller, Melissa, Piechocki, Reinhard St. Martin's Press 2012 FM13 32
Alina: A Russian Girl Comes to Israel Meir, Mira s.n. N/D 82 8
Aliya: A Love Story Segal, Brenda Lesley St. Martin's 1978 W78 24
All About Hanukkah Groner, Judyth, Wikler, Madeline Kar-Ben 1999 S/O 00 36
All About Hanukkah Groner, Judy, Wikler, Madeline Kar-Ben 1988 M/J 89 10
All About Israel Schachter, Sara N/D 84 8
All About Passover Groner, Judyth, Wikler, Madeline Kar-Ben 2000 S/O 00 36
All About Sukkot Groner, Judyth, Wikler, Madeline Kar-Ben 1998 F/M 99 18
All About Us (2nd ed.) Rosenfeld, Dina H., Argoff, Patti Hachai 2009 M/J 09 16
All Because of Raizy Elias, Miriam L. Feldheim 1990 F/M 91 21
All for the Boss: Stories from the Life of R Yakov Yosef Herman, a Torah Pioneer in America Shain, Ruchoma, Kalinsky, Boruch, Geffen, Bethia Young Readers ed. Feldheim 2006 M/J 07 18
All Russians Love Birch Trees Grjasnowa, Olga Other Press 2014 N/D 14 40 Gremillion, Yossi
All Star Season Yavin, T. S. Kar-Ben 2007 M/J 07 41986
All That Matters Goldstein, Jan Hyperion 2004 F/M 05 10
All the Colors of the Race Adoff, Arnold s.n. S/O 82 9
All Things Bright and Beautiful Alexander, Cecil F., Bryan, Ashley Atheneum 2010 S/O 10 10
All Things Considered: From a Womans Point of View Mesorah 1990 M/J 91 11
All Whom I Have Loved Appelfeld, Aharon Schocken Books 2007 N/D 07 25
All Whom I Have Loved: A Novel Appelfeld, Aharon Schocken Books 2007 S/O 07 42
All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown Taylor, Sydney Lizzie Skurnick Books 2014 N/D 14 3 Isaac, Fred
Allegra Maud Goldman Konecky, Edith Harper 1976 Sp77 32
Alligator Candy: A Memoir Kushner, David Simon & Schuster 2016 S/O 2016 9 Stahl, Sheryl F.
Almond Tree, The Corasanti, Michelle Cohen Garnet Publishing 2012 S/O13 47
Almonds to Zhoof: Collected Stories Stern, Richard TriQuarterly Books 2005 N/D 05 22-23
Alphabet of Paradise: An A-Z of Spirituality of Everyday Life, The Cooper, Howard Skylight Paths Publishing 2003 S/O 03 19
Alrightniks Row "Hanuch Paunch and Jowl" Ornitz, Samuel Markus Wiener Publishing 1985 S/O 86 9
Also Known as Sadzia! The Belly Dancer! Gerber, Merrill Joan Harper & Row 1987 N/D 87 41828
Also Known as Sadzia! The Belly Dancer! Gerber, Merrill Joan Harper & Row 1987 F/M 88 41797
Always an Olivia: A Remarkable Family History Herron, Carolivia, Tugeau, Jeremy Kar-Ben 2007 S/O 07 19
Always Prayer Shawl, The Oberman, Sheldon Boyds Mill Press 1994 N/D 94 12
Always Remember Me Russo, Marisabina Atheneum 2005 F/M 05 32-33
Am I My Mothers Daughter?: A Search for Identity Joseph, Julie Stern Devora 2005 S/O 06 40
Amateur Photographer (VIDEO) Gedrovich, Irina First Run Icarus Film 2004 S/O 08 37-38
Amazing Adventures of the Jewish People, The Dimont, Max Behrman House 1984 S/O 85 6
Amazing Chesed: Living a Grace-filled Judaism Shapiro, Rami M. Jewish Lights Publishing 2013 M/J13 33
Amazing Fishing Rod, The Herzog, Pearl, Bodel, Itai Artscroll/Mesorah 2013 N/D 14 12 Feit, Shelly
Amazing Jewish Facts and Curiosities Isaacs, Ronald H. Rowman & Littlefield 2004 M/J 05 35-36
Amazing Life of Moe Berg: Catcher, Scholar, Spy, The Andryszewski, Tricia Millbrook Press 1996 M/J 97 11
Ambiguity, Coping and Governance: Israeli Experiences in Politics, Religion and Policymaking Sharkansky, Ira Praeger 1999 S/O 00 20
Ambivalent Image: Nineteenth-Century Americas Perception of the Jew, The Mayo, Louise A. Associated University Presses 1988 F/M 89 11
Amen Allowed Millman, M. C. Jerusalem Publications 2008 S/O 08 14
American Artists, Jewish Images Baigell, Matthew Syracuse University Press 2006 F/M 07 30-31
American Balfour Declaration: The Origins of U.S. Support for Zionism 1917-1922, The Azous, Paul Acaday Press 2013 N/D13 19
American Consuls in the Holy Land 1832-1914 Kirk, Ruth Wayne State University Press 1994 M/J 95 7
American Family, An Rothstein, Natalie Fithian Press 1999 S/O 99 13-14
American Family, An Rothstein, Natalie Fithian 1999 M/J 04 20
American Immigrants in Israel Avruch, Kevin s.n. S/O 82 4
American Intelligence and the German Resistance to Hitler: A Documentary History Heideking, Jurgen, Mauch, Christof Widerstand: Dissent and Resistance in the Third Reich Westview 1996 M/J 96 15
American Jewish History Gurock, Jeffrey S. Routledge 1998 S/O 98 41860
American Jewish Identity Politics Moore, Deborah Dash University of Michigan Press 2008 F/M 09 16
American Jewish Literature for High School Grades: Lesson Guides for Teachers Nadel, Max N.Y. Board of Jewish Education 1973 Ap 74 25
American Jewish Political Culture and the Liberal Persuasion Feingold, Henry L. Modern Jewish History Syracuse University Press 2014 N/D 14 17 Silverburg, Sanford R.
American Jewish Year Book, 1974-75 Fine, Morris, Himmelfarb, Milton JPS 1975 Sp 75 26
American Jewish Yearbook 1989 American Jewish Committee JPS 1989 N/D 89 10
American Jewry and the Holocaust: The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, 1939-1945 Bauer, Jehuda Wayne State University Press 1981 F/M 90 14