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716-688-4033
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Amherst, NY 14068
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Sunday, Oct 25th

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Holland Family Building
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787 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209
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Sunday, Oct 25th

In Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta, we are excited to present over 30 author events for you to attend from the comfort and safety of your home. Ticket prices vary, and ticket/book packages are available for some events. Refunds will not be issued, recorded versions of the event will be available for anyone who misses the live event. You will receive an email with the event link 24 hours prior to the start of the event and then again 1 hour before. Emails will come from SHOWCLIX and the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta. The event platform is a zoom webinar. Please be sure to check your junk folder if you do not receive the event link 24 hours before.

BOOK PURCHASES & SHIPPING INFO
I purchased a book; when will I receive it?

Books purchased in the US will be shipped from A Cappella Books; in Canada, from Indigo, the day after the event. Please allow 7 – 10 business days for shipping due to postal service delays!

For questions, please email bookfestival@atlantajcc.org

Become a Season Pass holder!
Purchase a Season Pass for $144 (currently a $190 value) and receive links for all 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.

Jonathan Safran Foer, We are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast

Jonathan Safran Foer, We are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast

Monday, October 19 at 8:00pm

Judy Gold, Yes, I Can Say That: When They Come for the Comedians, We Are All In Trouble

Judy Gold, Yes, I Can Say That: When They Come for the Comedians, We Are All In Trouble

Thursday, October 22 at 8:00pm

In Conversation with Mara Davis, Local Media Personality
ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

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Harlan Coben, The Boy From the Woods

Harlan Coben, The Boy From the Woods

Sunday, October 25 at 8:00pm

In Conversation with Emily Giffin, New York Times Bestselling Author
ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

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Arthur Blank, Good Company

Arthur Blank, Good Company

Monday, October 26 at 8:00pm

Nancy Grace, Don’t be a Victim: Fighting Back against America’s Crime Wave

Nancy Grace, Don’t be a Victim: Fighting Back against America’s Crime Wave

Tuesday, October 27 at 8:00pm

In conversation with John Lemley, Sirius Radio Host
ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

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Mike Leven, Can’t Do It Yourself: How Commitment to Others Leads to Personal Prosperity

Mike Leven, Can’t Do It Yourself: How Commitment to Others Leads to Personal Prosperity

Thursday, October 29 at 8:00pm

Natan Sharansky and Gil Troy, Never Alone

Natan Sharansky and Gil Troy, Never Alone

Sunday, November 8 at 1:00pm

Joan Lunden, Why Did I Come Into This Room? A Candid Conversation About Aging

Joan Lunden, Why Did I Come Into This Room? A Candid Conversation About Aging

Sunday, November 8 at 8:00pm

In Conversation with Holly Firfer, CNN Journalist
ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

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Esther Safran Foer, I Want You to Know We’re Still Here: A Post Holocaust Memoir

Esther Safran Foer, I Want You to Know We’re Still Here: A Post Holocaust Memoir

Monday, November 9 at 7:45pm

In conversation with one of her sons
ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

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Rachel Beanland, Florence Adler Swims Again & Kristin Harmel, The Lost Book of Names

Rachel Beanland, Florence Adler Swims Again & Kristin Harmel, The Lost Book of Names

Tuesday, November 10 at 1:00pm

In Conversation with Andrea Peskind Katz
ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

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Dale Berra, My Dad, Yogi

Dale Berra, My Dad, Yogi

Tuesday, November 10 at 8:00pm

John Grisham, A Time for Mercy

John Grisham, A Time for Mercy

Wednesday, November 11 at 3:00pm

Cameron Douglas, Long Way Home

Cameron Douglas, Long Way Home

Wednesday, November 11 at 8:00pm

Michael Oren, The Night Archer and Other Stories

Michael Oren, The Night Archer and Other Stories

Thursday, November 12 at 2:00pm

Jim McCloskey and Philip Lerman When the Truth is All You Have: A Memoir of Faith, Justice, and Freedom for the Wrongly Convicted

Jim McCloskey and Philip Lerman When the Truth is All You Have: A Memoir of Faith, Justice, and Freedom for the Wrongly Convicted

Thursday, November 12 at 8:00pm

Lawrence Wright, The End of October: A Novel

Lawrence Wright, The End of October: A Novel

Saturday, November 14 at 8:00pm

Raffi Berg, Red Sea Spies: The True Story of Mossad’s Fake Diving Resort

Raffi Berg, Red Sea Spies: The True Story of Mossad’s Fake Diving Resort

Sunday, November 15 at 3:00pm

Ariel Sabar, Veritas: A Harvard Professor, A Con Man, and the Gospel of Jesus’s Wife

Ariel Sabar, Veritas: A Harvard Professor, A Con Man, and the Gospel of Jesus’s Wife

Monday, November 16 at 8:00pm

Harry Stern, My Brothers’ Keeper & Sandra Berman, Whitewashed

Harry Stern, My Brothers’ Keeper & Sandra Berman, Whitewashed

Tuesday, November 17 at 1:00pm

Michael Ian Black, A Better Man: A (Mostly Serious) Letter to My Son & Cleo Stiller, Modern Manhood

Michael Ian Black, A Better Man: A (Mostly Serious) Letter to My Son & Cleo Stiller, Modern Manhood

Wednesday, November 18 at 8:00pm

Michael J. Fox, No Time Like the Future

Michael J. Fox, No Time Like the Future

Thursday, November 19 at 8:00pm

In Conversation with Harlan Coben, New York Times Bestselling Author
ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

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Mimi Lemay, What We Will Become: A Mother, Son, and a Journey of Transformation

Mimi Lemay, What We Will Become: A Mother, Son, and a Journey of Transformation

Friday, November 20 at 2:00pm

Rachel Bloom, I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are

Rachel Bloom, I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are

Saturday, November 21 at 8:00pm

Music and Multi-Media Presentation!
ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

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Melissa Clark, Kid in the Kitchen: 100 Recipes and Tips for Young Home Cooks

Melissa Clark, Kid in the Kitchen: 100 Recipes and Tips for Young Home Cooks

Sunday, November 22 at 1:00pm

David Baldacci, Daylight: An Atlee Pine Thriller

David Baldacci, Daylight: An Atlee Pine Thriller

Sunday, November 22 at 8:00pm

Ina Garten, Modern Comfort Food

Ina Garten, Modern Comfort Food

Wednesday, December 2 at 7:30pm

In Conversation with Michael Ian Black, Comedian, Actor, and Author
ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

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