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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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Yearsort descending Issue P Review Author
Real Complete Jewish Party, vol. II, The (AUDIO) World Wide Success Records M/J 93 19
Jewish Cookery Book, The Levy, Esther Jacobs M/J 83 4
Jewish Womens Awareness Guide, The Carnay, Janet s.n. S/O 92 17
Thank God Im a Jewish Boy (AUDIO) Lieberman, Allan Hatikvah Music International N/D 92 26
Im Growing Bogot, Howard I. F/M 83 5
So Help Me God Tarr, Herbert O 79 6
Israel: Covenant People, Covenant Land Rossel, Seymour S/O 86 11
Children of the Holocaust Epstein, Helen O 79 5
World War II Timeline, A Raum, Elizabeth Smithsonian War Time Lines Capston S/O14 45
Tower of Babel, The Hirsh, Marilyn A/M 81 8
Divorce in Jewish Life & Tradition Benson, Paulette M/J 83 8
Leviticus Levine, Baruch A. The JPS Torah Commentary JPS F/M 90 17-18
Sound to Remember, A Levitan, Sonia O 79 7
My Home, My Prison Tawil, Raymonda Hawa S 80 8
Jews Were Expendable, The Penkower, Monty Noam F/M 83 3
Sarahs Daughters Leipzig, Arthur Women's American ORT S/O 88 7
Thought for the Week, A Schneerson, Menachem M. S/O 83 4
Jewish Marital Status Diament, Carol Hadassah Study, A N/D 89 13
Gefil Verter: Geshprakh un Lider far Yange Kinder Margalit, Tsilah, Pollack, G. Kazron M/J 03 29-30
Jewish Kids Catalog, The Burstein, Chaya M. N/D 83 10
King of the Seventh Grade Cohen, Barbara N/D 82 7
Classic Kosher Cooking Finkel, Sara F/M 90 14
Tsaddik of the Seven Wonders, The Haiblum, Isidore S/O 82 6
Tale of Three Wishes, A Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Lieblich, Irene Farrar F/M 92 21
Heritage: Civilization and the Jews Eban, Abba N/D 84 3
Lillian Wald of Henry Street Siegel, Beatrice N/D 83 9
Land of Israel, The Jacoby, Max Ma 79 6
Shukis Upside Down Dream M/J 86 5
Mollys Pilgrim Cohen, Barbara S/O 83 5
Judaic Tradition Glatzer, Nahum N. N/D 87 15
I Learn About God Bogot, Howard I. N/D 82 7
Latkes and Applesauce: A Hanukkah Story Manushkin, Fran, Spowart, Robin s.n. F/M 91 23
Gizelle, Save the Children Hersh, Gizelle S/O 81 5
Sedra Scenes Beiner, Stan J. S/O 82 4
Reclaiming Bar/Bat Mitzvah as a Spiritual Rite of Passage: An Empowering Guide for Students, Families, Educators and Clergy Milgram, Goldie Reclaiming Judaism Press S/O14 17 Isaac, Fred
Long Journey Home, The Firer, Benzion M/J 84 6
Bible Crafts Becker, Joyce s.n. N/D 82 11
Junior Judaica: Encyclopedia Judaica for Youth F/M 83 4
Leonard Bernstain and American Music Reef, Catherine Modern Music Masters Morgan Reynolds S/O14 34-35 Krasner, Barbara
Yehudis Goes to Gan s.n. S/O 82 9
Lost in America Singer, Isaac Bashevis F/M 82 6
Bintel Brief, A Metzker, Isaac s.n. S/O 90 10
Holocaust in Historical Perspective Bauer, Yehuda O 79 6
Solomon and Sheba Levine, Faye F/M 81 5
Seventh Day, The: The Story of the Jewish Sabbath Chaikin, Miriam M/J 83 9
In Many Worlds Alkow, Jacob M. M/J 86 3
Does Anyone Here Know the Way to 13? Kaufman, Stephen M/J 86 5
Remember Not to Forget Finkelstein, Norman H. M/J 86 6
Songs for a Family Seder: A Companion Cassette Tape (AUDIO) Freedman, Robert Princeton, N.J. Jewish Center M/J 87 4
Midrash Tanhuma (S. Buber Recension) Townsend, John T. F/M 90 17
Esther Chaikin, Miriam F/M 81 7
Reconciliations Klein, Elizabeth F/M 83 2
Hitlers Secret Askenasy, Hans S/O 84 5
Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach: Life, Mission, and Legacy Ophir, Natan Modern Jewish Lives Urim M/J 15 34 Gordon, Ilka
Childhood Oberski, Jona s.n. S/O 83 5
I Am the Mission Zadoff, Allen The Unknown Assassin: Book Two Little Brown and Company S/O14 39 Pinchuck, Kathe
Whispering Mezuzah, The Hubner, Carol Korb Ma 80 7
I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Dreidel Yacowitz, Caryn Arthur A. Levine Books S/O14 53-54 Katz, Lisa
Purim Album, A Zwerin, Raymond A. M/J 82 7
Jews of Tin Pan Alley, The Kanter, Kenneth Aaron S/O 82 7
Ethical Wills Riemer, Jack M/J 86 4
Syria Gilfond, Henry W83 13
Will the Real Israel Please Stand Up? Fine, Leon M/J 84 4
Darien Dilemma (VIDEO) Laufer, Nahum, Laufer, Erez Erez Laufer Films S/O 08 38
Close to the Edge Miklowitz, Gloria D. S/O 84 8
Shemirath Sabbath Neuwirth, Yehoshua Y. N/D 84 5
First Step, The Shalomi, Zalman S/O 83 4
Academy Award Winning Songs (AUDIO) Rhino Records M/J 95 14
Wit and Wisdom of the Talmud Bulka, Reuven P. S/O 83 2
Heroes, Heroines and Holidays Rembrandt, Elaine N/D 81 11
Introducing the Holy Land Miller, J. Maxwell M/J 84 4
After Auschwitz: Responses to the Holocaust in Contemporary Art Bohm-Duchen, Monica Antique Collectors Club M/J 96 14-15
Lions of Judah, The Willis, Ted F/M 81 6
I Am An Orthodox Jew Greene, Laura O 79 8
Everything is Changing - Its Pesach M/J 86 5
Woody on Rye: Jewishness in the Films and Plays of Woody Allen Brook, Vincent and Marat Grinberg, eds. Brandeis University Press S/O14 6 Ben-Gad, Shmuel
Ella of All-of-a-Kind Family Taylor, Sydney S 78 6
On Common Ground: The Boston Jewish Experience 1649-1980 American Jewish Historical Society W82 11
Four Winds of Heaven, The High, Monique R. O 80 14
Diary of David Rubinowicz, The Rubinowicz, David N/D 82 6
Shpeter, Book II Gottesman, Meir University M/J 82 7
Little Man. What Now?: Der Sturmer in the Weimar Republic Showalter, Dennis N/D 82 3
Signs of Life: Jews from Wuerttemberg Strauss, Walter N/D 84 11
Chains, The Green, Gerald s.n. O 80 14
On Our Spiritual Journey: A Creative Shabbat Service Tolley, Jacquelyn N/D 84 5
When Memory Comes Friedlander, Saul Ma 80 6
Gisi Dudinski, Natasha Go2Films S/O14 28 Pinchuck, Kathe
Jewish Word Book, The Jacobs, Sidney J. N/D 82 2
Struggle for Life (HaMaavac LHaim): Memoirs from the Time of the Nazi Occupation Nowicki, A. author S/O 89 8
Lehovin Ulehaskil Gevirtz, Eliezer N/D 82 2
Going to Jerusalem Bruder, Judith Ma 80 4
Playing for the Commandant Zail, Suzy Candleiwck Press S/O14 45 Lenson, Heather
Among Lions Moskin, Robert s.n. S/O 82 4
From Plotzk to Boston Antin, Mary M/J 86 3
Noah Mee, Charles L. Ma 78 7
Sound to Remember, A Levitan, Sonia Ma 80 9
Minotaur, The Tammuz, Benjamin N/D 81 14
Philosophy and Law Guttman, Julius F/M 89 6
Beginnings: Creation Myths of the World Farmer, Penelope s.n. O 79 8
R My Name is Rosie Cohen, Barbara S 78 5