We are thrilled to be partnering with the JCC Literary Consortium to bring you the Mandell JCC Book Festival In Your Living Room, a virtual series of author Zoom talks and Q&As.

Kathy Binder & Kathy Fishman - Co-Chairs

 

TICKET PURCHASE: All tickets will be purchased through the Marcus JCC of Atlanta

BOOK PURCHASE: Some events require a book purchase to access the event. For these, or for any other event with a book purchase option, books will be shipped immediately following the event date. Please allow about a week for delivery. Shipping is included on all book purchases. Be sure to include your mailing address when completing your order.

 

 

 


 

October Events

   

 Tuesday, October 27 | 8:00 pm EST

Nancy Grace

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

In conversation with John Lemley, Sirius Radio Host  

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $36 for one virtual ticket and one copy of book (includes shipping)

 

  

 Thursday, October 29 | 8:00 pm EST

Mike Leven

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

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $36 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (includes shipping)

 

 

 

 

November Events

 

 Sunday, November 8 1:00 pm EST

Natan Sharansky and Gil Troy 

Never Alone

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $6 for one virtual ticket or $36 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (includes shipping)

 


 

 

  

 Sunday, November 8 8:00 pm EST

Joan Lunden

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

In Conversation with Holly Firfer, CNN Journalist

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A 

Tickets: $11 for one event ticket or $36 for one event ticket and copy of book (includes shipping)

 


 

 

 

 Monday, November 9 | 8:00 pm EST

Esther Safran Foer

I Want You to Know We’re Still Here: A Post Holocaust Memoir

In conversation with one of her sons - TBD

Opens with Kristallnacht Commemoration - Rabbi Brian Glusman

Tickets: Free for one virtual ticket or $35 for one virtual ticket and one copy of book (includes shipping)

 

 

 Tuesday, November 10 1:00 pm EST

A Two-Author Event

Rachel Beanland

Florence Adler Swims Forever: A Novel 

Kristin Harmel

Book of Last Names: A Novel

In Conversation with Andrea Peskind Katz

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $6 or $34 for one virtual ticket and copy of either book (includes shipping) or $55 for one virtual ticket and copy of both books (includes shipping)

 

 

 

 Tuesday, November 10 8:00 pm EST 

Dale Berra

My Dad, Yogi

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A 

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $24 for one virtual ticket and paperback copy of book (shipping included)

 


 

 

 

 Wednesday, November 11 | 3:00 pm EST

John Grisham

A Time for Mercy

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $37 for one virtual ticket and paperback copy of book (shipping included)

 

 

 Wednesday, November 11 | 8:00 pm EST

Cameron Douglas

Long Way Home

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $24 for one virtual ticket and paperback copy of book (shipping included)

 


 

 

 

 Thursday, November 12 | 8:00 pm EST 

Jim McCloskey and Philip Lerman

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

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $35 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (shipping included)

 

 

 Saturday, November 14 | 8:00 pm EST  

Lawrence Wright

The End of October: A Novel

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A 

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $35 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (shipping included)

 


 

 

 

 Sunday, November 15 3:00 pm EST  

Raffi Berg

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

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $35 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (shipping included)

 

 

Monday, November 16 | 8:00 pm EST 

Ariel Sabar

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

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $36 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (shipping included)

 


 

 

 

 Wednesday, November 18 8:00 pm EST

TWO-AUTHOR EVENT

Michael Ian Black

A Better Man: A (Mostly Serious) Letter to My Son

Cleo Stiller

Modern Manhood: Conversations About the Complicated World of Being a Good Man Today

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $32 for one virtual ticket and copy of either book (shipping included), or $50 for one virtual ticket and copy of both books

 

 

 Thursday, November 19 | 8:00 pm EST

Rachel Bloom

I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are

Music and Multi-Media Presentation!

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $11 for one virtual ticket or $36 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (shipping included)

 


 

 

 

 Thursday, November 19 | 8:00 pm EST

Michael J. Fox

No Time Like the Future: An Optimist Considers Mortality

In Conversation with Harlan Coben, New York Times Bestselling Author

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $36 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (shipping included)

 

 

 Friday, November 20 | 2:00 pm EST

Transgender Day of Remembrance

Mimi Lemay

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

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: Free for one virtual ticket or $35 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (shipping included)

 


 

 

 

 Sunday, November 22 1:00 pm EST   

FOR KIDS!

Melissa Clark

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

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: Free for one virtual ticket or $30 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (shipping included)

 


 

 

 

 

December Events

 

 Wednesday, December 2 | 7:30 pm EST

Ina Garten

Modern Comfort Food

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A

Tickets: $45 for one virtual ticket and copy of book (includes shipping)

 


 

 

 

 


 

  

Past Events

 



 

 

 

 

 

Ruth Ware

One By One

Fred Guttenberg

Find the Helpers: What 9/11 and Parkland Taught Me About Recovery, Purpose, and Hope

Ken Follett

The Evening and the Morning (The Prequel to The Pillars of the Earth)

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

Jodi Picoult

The Book of Two Ways: A Novel

Deepak Chopra

Total Meditation: Practices In Living the Awakened Life 

Eric Furda and Jacques Steinberg

The College Conversation: A Practical Companion for Parents to Guide Their Children Along the Path to Higher Education  

 


 

 

 

Casey Cep

Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee 

 

Colin Quinn

Overstated: A Coast-to-Coast Roast of the 50 States

Brad Meltzer & Christopher Eliopoulos (illustrator)

I Am Anne Frank & I Am Benjamin Franklin

(Ordinary People Change the World Series)

 

 

 

Steve Madden

The Cobbler: How I Disrupted an Industry, Fell from Grace, and Came Back Stronger Than Ever 

 

 

Yotam Ottolenghi

Ottolenghi Flavor: A Cookbook 

 

Judy Gold

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

 

 

 

Harlan Coben

The Boy From the Woods 

 


 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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