Search Results: "Michael A. Lerner"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 15, 2007

"A fine history of a most troubling time."
Drys vs. wets in Jazz-Age Gotham. Guess who wins. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MICHAEL by Henry Flesh
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2000

"Amen."
Flesh's X-rated debut novel, the Lambda Award-winning Massage (1999), told of life at the bottom of Manhattan's gay subculture. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 1998

"For readers interested in modern American political history, Lakoff's life of the writer will be of much use."
A respectful biography of the immigrant journalist and sometime intellectual gadfly. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2006

"A highly decent and challenging critique."
The political and religious right have produced a spectacular train wreck, writes Tikkun editor Lerner (Spirit Matters, 2000, etc.). Read full book review >

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SPIRIT MATTERS by Michael Lerner
NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 2000

"This ambitious and worthy effort would be far more effective if told in a voice that was less shrill and more eloquent. But that would require a different author."
A comprehensive manifesto calling for the development of a socially and environmentally responsible spirituality. Read full book review >

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JEWISH RENEWAL by Michael Lerner
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 21, 1994

"Lots of mind-numbing analysis and little inspiration for Jews seeking a religious expression for their political convictions."
Michael Lerner has found God, and he wants other alienated progressive Jews to find God, too. Read full book review >

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ALAN JAY LERNER by Edward Jablonski
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 9, 1996

"However, he relies on the standard literature in retelling Lerner's life, barely moving beyond a handful of well-known sources for further insights. (32 b&w photos, not seen)"
Serviceable biography of a noted Broadway and film lyricist/librettist. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MICHAEL JORDAN by Roland Lazenby
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 6, 2014

"Studded with insights but unnecessarily long—though, given the continued aura of Jordan, likely to sell well."
An exhaustive—and exhausting—biography of the greatest player in NBA history. Read full book review >