The Book Festival of the MJCCA Presents

Purchase tickets to our exciting Book Festival of the MJCCA events below, or click here for our brochure to learn more about this year's lineup of stellar authors. Missed an event? Click here!

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October Events

Sunday, October 25
» 8:00 pm Harlan Coben
The Boy From the Woods: A Novel
Monday, October 26
» 8:00 pm Arthur Blank
Good Company
Tuesday, October 27
» 8:00 pm Nancy Grace
Don’t Be a Victim
Thursday, October 29
» 8:00 pm Mike Leven
Can’t Do It Yourself

November and December Events

Sunday, November 8
» 1:00 pm Natan Sharansky & Gil Troy
Never Alone
» 8:00 pm Joan Lunden
Why Did I Come Into This Room? 
Monday, November 9
» 8:00 pm Esther Safran Foer
I Want You To Know We’re Still Here
Tuesday, November 10
» 1:00 pm Rachel Beanland
Florence Adler Swims Forever: A Novel
» 1:00 pm Kristin Harmel
The Book of Lost Names: A Novel
» 8:00 pm Dale Berra
My Dad, Yogi
Wednesday, November 11
» 3:00 pm John Grisham
A Time for Mercy
» 8:00 pm Cameron Douglas
Long Way Home: A Memoir of Fame, Family, and Redemption
Thursday, November 12
» 2:00 pm Michael Oren
The Night Archer and Other Stories
» 8:00 pm Jim McCloskey & Philip Lerman
When Truth Is All You Have

Saturday, November 14
» 8:00 pm Lawrence Wright
The End of October: A Novel
Sunday, November 15
» 3:00 pm Raffi Berg
Red Sea Spies
Monday, November 16
» 8:00 pm Ariel Sabar
Tuesday, November 17
» 1:00 pm Harry Stern
My Brothers’ Keeper: A Novel
» 1:00 pm Sandra Berman
Wednesday, November 18
» 8:00 pm Michael Ian Black
A Better Man
» 8:00 pm Cleo Stiller
Modern Manhood
Thursday, November 19
» 8:00 pm Michael J. Fox
No Time Like the Future
Friday, November 20
» 2:00 pm Mimi Lemay
What We Will Become
Saturday, November 21
» 8:00 pm Rachel Bloom
I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are
Sunday, November 22
» 1:00 pm Melissa Clark
Kid in the Kitchen
» 8:00 pm David Baldacci
Wednesday, December 2
» 7:30 pm Ina Garten
Modern Comfort Food

Become a Season Pass holder!

Purchase a Season Pass
for $144 (currently a $190 value) and receive links for most* programs from September 11 through December 31, 2020. You will receive your own proprietary access code to the event links and we will be adding more events throughout the season!

*Please note: this pass does not include books where offered nor does it include programs where a book is required to access the Zoom.

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