Over on the Lilith blog, "Modesty Blase" ponders "recession in a failing religious system." Meaning, the modern Orthodox system.
Delighted to see more kudos for Josh Lambert's American Jewish Fiction (although JBooks.com, the outlet publishing the review, probably should have mentioned somewhere that Josh Lambert is its own former editor).
On the excellent Fiction Writers Review Web site, Gwen Glazer reviews an English translation (by Stuart Schoffman) of A.B. Yehoshua's Friendly Fire. Be sure to check out the useful list of resource links at the review's end.