JBC Reviewers

Interested in Becoming a Jewish Book Council Reviewer?

Jewish Book Council publishes daily new reviews of fiction, nonfiction, memoir, poetry, scholarship, and children's and YA literature addressing Jewish life, history, and identity. If you would like to become a book reviewer for the Jewish Book Council, please send a letter of interest to jbc@jewishbooks.org with a writing sample of 350 – 600 words attached. Your letter should include details about the kinds of topics and genres that interest you and/or speak to your background and expertise. You will be contacted for further information if there is an opportunity for review.

Find Jewish Book Council's current reviewers listed below:

1. Aaron Ritzenberg
2. Abraham J. Edelheit
3. Ada Brunstein
4. Adam Hirst
5. Adam Rovner
6. Adam Teeter
7. Adam Valen Levinson
8. Aimee Lurie
9. AJ Frost
10. Alan Cooper
11. Alan Zweibel
12. Alana Newhouse
13. Alex Margolin
14. Alex Vinik
15. Alexandra Moss
16. Alexandra Shabtai
17. Alison Kelly
18. Allison Gottlieb
19. Allison Pitinii Davis
20. Alyssa Berlin
21. Amanda Pogany
22. Amitai Adler
23. Amy Oringel
24. Amy Spungen
25. Andrea Davidson
26. Angella M. Nazarian
27. Ann Saab
28. Anna Katz
29. Anne Bracegirdle
30. Anne Dublin
31. Annette Gendler
32. Ari Hoffman
33. Ari L. Goldman
34. Ariel Djanikian
35. Arielle Listokin
36. Arlene B. Soifer
37. Arlyne Samuels
38. Arnold D. Samlan
39. Asher J. Melzer
40. Audrey Freshman
41. Austin Sanchez-Moran
42. Avraham Bronstein
43. Barbara Andrews
44. Barbara Bietz
45. Barbara Colton
46. Barbara Flexner
47. Barbara Goelman
48. Barbara Krasner
49. Barbara M. Bibel
50. Barbara Rush
51. Barbara S. Cohen
52. Barbara Silverman
53. Barbara Trainin Blank
54. Barry Shrage
55. Batsheva Ben-Amos
56. Becca Kantor
57. Ben Freed
58. Ben Pastcam
59. Benjamin Abramowitz
60. Benjamin J. Samuels
61. Bernie Hodkin
62. Beth Dwoskin
63. Beth Gutcheon
64. Beth Kissileff
65. Bettina Berch
66. Bill Brennan
67. Bill Wilson
68. Bob Goldfarb
69. Brandon Stern
70. Bruce Shapiro
71. Bruchie Weinstein
72. C.A. Blomquist
73. Carl J. Rheins
74. Carol Kaufman
75. Carol Poll
76. Carolyn Slutsky
77. Cathy Sussman
78. Charlie Charleston
79. Chava Lansky
80. Chava Pinchuk
81. Cherie Karo Schwartz
82. Christine Maasdam
83. Christopher Barthel
84. Claire Datnow
85. Claire Rudin
86. Courtney Gooch
87. Dalia Wolfson
88. Dana Adler Rosen
89. Dana Bjornstad
90. Dani Crickman
91. Daniel Gordis
92. Daniel Grushkin
93. Daniel L. Lowery
94. Daniel Maidman
95. Daniel Paul
96. Daniel Schifrin
97. Danièle Gorlin Lassner
98. Daniella Bloch
99. Danielle Mindess
100. Danielle Winter
101. David Booth
102. David Cohen
103. David Levy
104. David M. Wind
105. David Sax
106. David Sclar
107. Debbie Feder
108. Debbie Pesses
109. Deborah Miller
110. Deborah Schoeneman
111. Debra Gold
112. Diana Bletter
113. Diana L. Linden
114. Diane Levin Rauschwerger
115. Diane Wyshogrod
116. Dina Weinstein
117. Dina Yakar
118. Don Feldman
119. Donald Siegel
120. Donald Weber
121. Doreen Carvajal
122. Drora Arussy
123. Eddy Portnoy
124. Edith G. Tolchin
125. Edward Shapiro
126. Edyt Dickstein
127. Eitan Kensky
128. Elaine Harris
129. Eleanor Ehrenkranz
130. Eli Rosenblatt
131. Elie Lichtschein
132. Elise Cooper
133. Eliyahu Rosen
134. Elizabeth Deanna Morris Lakes
135. Elka Weber
136. Ellen B. Skolnick
137. Ellen G. Cole
138. Ellen R. Portnoy
139. Ellie Barbarash
140. Ellika K. Frykman
141. Elliot Fox
142. Emily Heiden
143. Emily Schneider
144. Emma Morgenstern
145. Eric Ackland
146. Erika Dreifus
147. Erin Cantor
148. Erin Meier
149. Esther Cohen
150. Esther Nussbaum
151. Esther Schor
152. Ethan A. Zimman
153. Etta Gold
154. Evan Rosenstock
155. Evie Saphire-Bernstein
156. Gabby Teaman
157. Galina Vromen
158. Gary Benerofe
159. Gary Katz
160. Gavriel Savit
161. Gene Kaufman
162. Gerald Sorin
163. Gertrude Dubrovsky
164. Gil Ehrenkranz
165. Gila Wertheimer
166. Gilbert N. Kahn
167. Glenn Frank
168. Grace Stansbery
169. Hana Wirth-Nesher
170. Hara E. Person
171. Harold Jacobsohn
172. Harper Spero
173. Heidi Budaj
174. Heidi Estrin
175. Heidi Sax
176. Helen Weiss Pincus
177. Helen Wrobel
178. Helene Rothenberg
179. Henry L. Carrigan, Jr.
180. Hilary Daninhirsch
181. Hillary Zana
182. Howard Schwartz
183. Ilana Friedman Ehrlich
184. Ilka Gordon
185. Inger Saphire-Bernstein
186. Ira J. Wise
187. Ira Wolfman
188. Jack Fischel
189. Jack Hatchett
190. Jack Paskoff
191. Jackie Anzaroot
192. Jaclyn Trop
193. Jake Marmer
194. James B. Loeffler
195. Jamie Brenner
196. Jamie Wendt
197. Jane Wallerstein
198. Jason Myers
199. Jay Michaelson
200. Jeff Bogursky
201. Jeffrey Kobrin
202. Jeffrey Kranzler
203. Jeffrey Lasday
204. Jeffrey S. Gurock
205. Jeffrey Schein
206. Jennifer Young
207. Jeremy Burton
208. Jeremy Dauber
209. Jeremy Kalmanofsky
210. Jeremy R. Kortes
211. Jesse Tisch
212. Jessica B. Horwitz
213. Jessica Dara Bod
214. Jessica Deutsch
215. Jessica Kirzane
216. Jessica Kreps Rothenberg
217. Jessie Szalay
218. Jillian Bietz
219. Jim Van Buskirk
220. Joan Baum
221. Joanna Solotaroff
222. Joel Cohen
223. Jonathan Arlan
224. Jonathan Fass
225. Jonathan Spira-Savett
226. Joseph A. Kanofsky
227. Joseph Berger
228. Joseph E. Kraus
229. Joseph Lowin
230. Joseph Weisberg
231. Joseph Winkler
232. Josh Ellis
233. Josh Hanft
234. Josh Lambert
235. Joshua Cohen
236. Joshua Daniel Edwin
237. Joshua Platt
238. Joy Getnick
239. Joyce Levine
240. Judd Kruger Levingston
241. Judith Felsenfeld
242. Judy Batalion
243. Judy Lewis
244. Juli Berwald
245. Julia Wolf Mazow
246. Julian Voloj
247. Julie Joseph
248. Julie Pelc Adler
249. Justin Petrillo
250. Karen J. Hauser
251. Karen Nefores
252. Kathe Pinchuck
253. Katie Brown
254. Kendra Fuchs
255. Kenneth B. Moss
256. Kristin Gibbons
257. Laura Schutzman
258. Laura Sheinkopf
259. Laurel Corona
260. Lauren Eisner Najarian
261. Lauren Kramer
262. Lauren Skiba
263. Laurie Gwen Shapiro
264. Laurie Rozakis
265. Lee Wind
266. Lena Saltos
267. Lenore J. Weitzman
268. Leonard A. Matanky
269. Lesley Sussman
270. Leslie A. Kimmelman
271. Libby K. White
272. Libi Adler Michelson
273. Liel Leibovitz
274. Linda F. Burghardt
275. Linda R. Silver
276. Linda Tucker
277. Lisa Ginsburgh
278. Lisa Pearl Rosenbaum
279. Lisa Silverman
280. Lucy Biederman
281. M. Elias Keller
282. M. Herbert Danzger
283. Malvina D. Engelberg
284. Marci Lavine Bloch
285. Marcia Berneger
286. Marcia Weiss Posner
287. Margaret Teich
288. Marge Kaplan
289. Mark D. Nanos
290. Mark Weber
291. Maron L. Waxman
292. Martha Sparks
293. Martin Fisher
294. Martin Fletcher
295. Martin Green
296. Marvin Tokayer
297. Matta Freund
298. Matthue Roth
299. Max Greenberg
300. Melanie Pastor
301. Melody Kramer
302. Menachem Kaiser
303. Menachem Linzer
304. Merle Lyn Bachman
305. Merrill Leffler
306. Mervin F. Verbit
307. Micah D. Halpern
308. Michael Dorfman
309. Michael Freund
310. Michael Lavigne
311. Michael N. Dobkowski
312. Michael Orbach
313. Michael Weiss
314. Michal Hoschander Malen
315. Michelle Anne Schingler
316. Michelle Zaurov
317. Mike Sloan
318. Mimi Frank
319. Mindy Langer
320. Miranda Cooper
321. Miriam Bauer
322. Miriam Bradman Abrahams
323. Miriam C. Berkowitz
324. Miriam Kates Lock
325. Miriam Klein Shapiro
326. Miriam Rinn
327. Mo Alter
328. Molly Beth Dubin
329. Morton Merowitz
330. Moses Nussbaum
331. Moshe Sokolow
332. Motti Inbari
333. Myrna Kassner
334. Nanci Hollander
335. Nancy S. Kraus
336. Naomi Kramer
337. Naomi Morse
338. Naomi Tropp
339. Nat Bernstein
340. Natalie Drucker
341. Natasha Bergson-Michelson
342. Nathan Weissler
343. Nathaniel Rosen
344. Nick Herron
345. Nicole Levy
346. Nicole Loeffler-Gladstone
347. Noa Freund
348. Noa Paz Wahrman
349. Noah Beit-Aharon
350. Noel Kriftcher
351. Noreen Wachs
352. Norman H. Finkelstein
353. Norman J. Fedder
354. Ona Russell
355. Paul A. Flexner
356. Paul M. Arnold
357. Paul Marcus
358. Paula Chaiken
359. Paula Lubin
360. Pearl Wolf
361. Penina Grossberg
362. Peninnah Schram
363. Penny Metsch
364. Peter E. Kornblum
365. Peter L. Rothholz
366. Peter Sussman
367. Phil Sandick
368. Philip K. Jason
369. Phoebe Sorkin
370. Phoebe Spanier
371. Pinchas Roth
372. Rabbi Marc Katz
373. Rachael Rose
374. Rachel Bernstein
375. Rachel Kamin
376. Rachel Orbach
377. Rachel Pinnelas
378. Rachel Rosner
379. Rachel Sara Rosenthal
380. Rachel Simon
381. Rachel Weisel
382. Rafael Abrahams
383. Randall C. Belinfante
384. Ranen Omer-Sherman
385. Ray M. Katz
386. Rebecca Blady
387. Rebecca Newberger Goldstein
388. Reeva Spector Simon
389. Reinhild Draeger-Muenke
390. Rela Mintz Geffen
391. Renita Last
392. Richard D. Wilkins
393. Rita Berman Frischer
394. Robert A. Peck
395. Robert A. Silver
396. Robert Cohen
397. Robert Moses Shapiro
398. Robert Sharenow
399. Robin K. Levinson
400. Rokhl Kafrissen
401. Ron Kaplan
402. Ron Wolfson
403. Ruth Andrew Ellenson
404. Ruth Berger Goldston
405. Ruth Franklin
406. Ruth Seif
407. Saba Soomekh
408. Sabra Waldfogel
409. Sacha Lamb
410. Sally M. Brown
411. Sam White
412. Samantha Baskind
413. Samson R. Bechhofer
414. Samuel G. Freedman
415. Samuel I. Bellman
416. Samuel Liebmann
417. Sandy Adler
418. Sandy Lanton
419. Sara Glenn
420. Sara Leopold Spinnell
421. Sara Libby Robinson
422. Sara Rivka Davidson
423. Sarah Aronson
424. Sarah Crowther
425. Sarah Fishman
426. Sarah Shewchuk
427. Seth J. Frantzman
428. Shana Rosenblatt Mauer
429. Shannon Sarna
430. Sharon Bruce
431. Sharon Elswit
432. Sharona S. Vedol
433. Sharyn Perlman Edelman
434. Sheilah Kaufman
435. Shelby Tauber
436. Shelly Feit
437. Shelomo Alfassa
438. Sherry Smither
439. Shimon Gewirtz
440. Shira Kurtz
441. Shira R. London
442. Shira Schindel
443. Sonia Silva
444. Sonia Taitz
445. Sophie Siegel
446. Stephanie Barbé Hammer
447. Stephen G. Donshik
448. Stephen H. Garrin
449. Stephen Whitfield
450. Stephen Witt
451. Steve Gross
452. Steve Silverman
453. Steven A. Luel
454. Steven Bayme
455. Steven M. Bergson
456. Stu Halpern
457. Stuart Kelman
458. Sue Fishkoff
459. Suri Boiangiu
460. Susan Dubin
461. Susan Kantor
462. Susan M. Chambré
463. Susan Sapiro
464. Sybil Kaplan
465. Sydelle Shamah
466. Tahneer Oksman
467. Talia Earle
468. Tamara Morgenstern
469. Tami Kamin-Meyer
470. Teri Markson
471. Tommy Schnurmacher
472. Tova Ross
473. Wallace Greene
474. Warren Freedman
475. Wayne Hoffman
476. Wendy Wasman
477. William Liss-Levinson
478. William Sudry
479. Yaakov (Jack) Bieler
480. Yehuda Kranzler
481. Zachary M. Baker
482. Zachary Thacher
483. Zvi Siegel