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 ascending Issue P Review Author
Turning the Corner Schiffman, Ruth F/M 82 9
Plays of Jewish Interest Cohen, Edward M. M/J 85 4
I Am Joseph Cohen, Barbara S 80 9
Hill of Evil Counsel, The Oz, Amos S 78 4
Rocking Horse Family, A Litvin, Martin S/O 82
Saul and Morris Yaffe, James M/J 83 4
Not in Heaven: The Nature and Function of Halakha Berkovits, Eliezer N/D 83 8
Kooky Cookie Kids, The (AUDIO) Zim, Paul United Synagogue Book Service N/D 93 16
Girls in the Velvet Frame, The Geras, Adele Ma 80 8
Yussels Prayer: A Yom Kippur Story Cohen, Barbara s.n. S/O 81 9
1001 Questions and Answers on Pesach Cohen, Jeffrey M. Aronson N/D 96 4
Lag BOmer Book Hecht, Jacob J. S/O 83 4
Step-by-Step to Jerusalem Goldman, Hersh S 78 6
JPS Torah Commentary: Numbers Migrom, Jacob M/J 90 12
Modin Motel. An Idol Tale for Chanukah Miller, Deborah University S/O 87 10
Poems for Jewish Holidays Livingston, Myra Cohn F/M 90 19
Zohar: The Book of Enlightenment Matt, Daniel C. s.n. M/J 84 2
Second Star to the Right Hautzig, Deborah N/D 81 15
Old Love Singer, Isaac Bashevis Ma 80 4
Mazal Bueno: A Portrait in Song of the Spanish Jews (AUDIO) Western Winds N/D 92 27
Joseph Seniri: Commentary on the Former Prophets - A Critical Edition of the Hebrew Text wtih Introductory Essays on Grammatical Exegesis in Thirteenth-Century Provence Kogel, Judith Brill S/O14 15 Roth, Pinchas
Tenth Measure, The Segal, Brenda Lesley F/M 81 5
Enigma of the Dead Sea Scrolls, The (VIDEO) Biblical Productions Filmaker Library N/D 93 15
Juggling Lehrman, Robert N/D 82 8
Torah: Torah for Torahs Sake in the Works of Hayyim of Volozhin Lamm, Norman F/M 90 16
That Man from Smyrna Martin, Bernard O 79 6
Studies in Genesis Leibowitz, Nehama Publication Department of the World Zionist Organization Ap 74 24
Sadie, Orie and Nuggles Go to Camp Korngold, Jamie S. Kar-Ben S/O14 48
Patriarch, The Bermant, Chaim S/O 81 7
Summer Begins Asher, Sandy F/M 81 7
Genesis Sarna, Nahum S. The JPS Torah Commentary JPS F/M 90 17-18
Hooray for Yiddish Rosten, Leo F/M 83 3
Opeartion Susannah Adelson, Dorothy N/D 83 7
Butchers and Bakers, Rabbis and Kings Greene, Jacqueline D. s.n. S/O 84 8
Eichmann Interrogated Von Lang, Jochem S/O 84 5
Complete Guide to Yarmulka Design, The Wolbram, Ricky S/O 84 7
Mazo Frogs Rosenthal, Sally New South Books S/O14 51 Katz, Lisa
Building a Judaica Library Lubetski, Edith N/D 83 10
Remember: Dont Ever Forget Donna Klein Jewish Academy M/J 96 41986
In the Mouth of the Wolf Zar, Rose S/O 84 10
Waltz of the Shadows, The Herzberger, Magda S/O 84 7
The Great Shift: Encountering God in Biblical Times Kugel, James L. Houghton Mifflin M/J 2019 32 Gordon, Ilka
Hosue of Women, The Bermant, Chaim N/D 89 8
American Immigrants in Israel Avruch, Kevin s.n. S/O 82 4
Madonna or Couresan? Jackson, Livia E. Bitton M/J 83 8
Yom Kippur War, The Allen, Peter S/O 82 4
Making of Modern Anglo-Jewry, The Cesarani, David Basil Blackwell F/M 91 16
You Packed the Cat in the Suitcase?! Vorspan, Albert s.n. Ma 79 7
Savta Simcha and the Cinnamon Tree M/J 84 7
Revolution in Judea Maccoby, Hyam A/M 81 5
Century of Memories, 1883-1982 Herscher, Uri D. s.n. N/D 83 8
Place of Light, A Shapiro-Rieser, Rhonda S/O 83 4
Jewish Reference Sources Cutter, Charles N/D 84 2
Marienbad Aleichem, Sholem S/O 82 6
Ike and Mama and the Once-a-year Suit Snyder, Carol Ma 79 7
Untold History of Israel, The Derogy, Jacques Ma 80 6
Jewish Way in Love and Marriage Lamm, Maurice Harper & Row Sp 80 15
Under the Heel of Bushido: Last Voices of the Jewish POWs of the Japanese in the Second World War Sugarman, Martin Valentine Mitchell SO/14 21-22
Writing on the Wall, The Garfield, Leon N/D 83 9
Boys who Saved the Children, The Baldwin, Margaret s.n. M/J 82 7
Legacy of Night Fine, Ellen S. S/O 82 7
Berlin Wild Welt, Elly N/D 86 6
Immigrant Kids Freedman, Russel O 80 12
Family For Frayda, A Levin, Menucha Chana Hamodia Treasures S/O14 37-38
Great Chefs of America Cook Kosher, The Schoenheimer, Idee, Madoff, Ruth Vitalmedia Enterprises N/D 96 12
Judaism - An Eternal Covenant Greenstein, Howard R. M/J 83 3
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, Sweet Beginnings Drucker, Malka S/O 81 9
Power & Powerlessness in Jewish History Biale, David F/M 82 5
Valiant Heart: A Biography of Heinrich Heine Kossoff, Philip S/O 84 6
Arab-Israeli Wars Herzog, Chaim M/J 83 3
Life Transforming Diet, The ulberg, Davdi J. Feldheim S/O14 27 Feder, Debbie
On Women and Judaism Greenberg, Blu F/M 82 6
Jewish Family Celebrations Cardozo, Arlene Rossen N/D 82 11
Havanat Hanikra Bassidur UVamikra Haramati, Shlomo S/O 86 6
Escape or Die Friedman, Ina R. S/O 82 8
Stroop Report: The Jewish Quarter of Warsaw is No More M/J 86 4
Fugu Plan, The Tokayer, Marvin O 79 7
Grandpa's Third Drawer; Unlocking Holocaust Memories Kopelman, Judy Tal Jewish Publication Society S/O14 43-44 Krasner, Barbara
Alef-Basic: A Guide to Basic Computer Programming Heller, Rachelle s.n. M/J 84 7
Lets Celebrate Brinn, Ruth Esrig F/M 85 8
Issues in the Jewish-Christian Dialogue: Jewish Perspectives on Covenant, Mission, and Witness F/M 82 6
White Hotel, The Thomas, D. M. N/D 81 14
Coal Question, The Davis, Bertha, Whitfield, Susan W83 13
Hebrew Calligraphy Greenspan, Jay Seth N/D 81 12
These Holy Sparks Waskow, David M/J 84 4
Soumchi Oz, Amos S/O 81 10
This Year in Jerusalem Gross, Joel S/O 83 2
Angel’s Wings and Other Stories From the Diamond Tree, The Stone, Susan S/O 92 23
Other Way Round, The Kerr, Judith Coward W75 29-30
Number on My Grandfathers Arm, The Adler, David A. N/D 89 8
State & Society in Roman Galilee Goodman, Martin S/O 84 5
Journeys of David Toback, The Malkin, Carole S/O 81 7
Jewish Short Stories from Eastern Europe and Beyond (AUDIO) National Yiddish Book Center S/O 96 16
Chanukkah Tree, The Kimmel, Eric A. N/D 81 10
What Happened to Heather Hopkowitz? Herman, Charlotte M/J 82 8
Jerusalem Rock Mitosky, Dina S 80 7
Springs of Jewish Life, The Raphael, Chaim M/J 84 5
Our Sages Showed the Way (vol. 1) Segal, Yocheved S 80 10
O My America Kaplan, Johannna F/M 81 5
Embracing the Covenant: Converts to Judaism Talk about Why & How Berkowitz, Allan L., Moskovitz, Patti Jewish Lights Publishing M/J 97 3