Book Festival of the MJCCA Previews
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Book Festival of the MJCCA Previews

Read spotlights by locals of more than half of the books in this year's festival lineup.

This year’s Book Festival of the MJCCA features a long list of accomplished authors who will be sharing their work with Jewish Atlanta.

For a full list of books with ticketing information and dates, click here.

Click the links below to learn more about many of those books, and even hear from a few authors in their own words:

‘Vern Yip’s Vacation at Home’ by Vern Yip

‘A Field Guide to the Jewish People’ by Dave Barry, Adam Mansbach & Alan Zweibel

‘Famous Father Girl: A Memoir of Growing Up Bernstein’ by Jamie Bernstein

‘Is There Still Sex in the City?’ by Candace Bushnell

‘Alien Superstar’ by Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver

‘Bitcoin Billionaires: A True Story of a Genius’ by Ben Mezrich

‘Beautiful on The Outside’ by Adam Rippon

‘Cilka’s Journey: A Novel’ by Heather Morris

‘Invisible as Air’ by Zoe Fishman

Hear from Zoe Fishman.

‘She Said’ by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey

‘Extracted: Unmasking Rampant Antisemitism in America’s Higher Education’ by Perry Brickman

Hear from Perry Brickman.

‘A Passion to Serve: Memoirs of a Jewish Activist’ by Sherry Z. Frank

Hear from Sherry Frank.

‘Loving Out Loud: The Power of a Kind Word’ by Robyn Spizman

‘The Legacy of Anne Frank’ by Gillian Walnes Perry

‘On the Run in Nazi Berlin’ by Bev Saltzman Lewyn

‘The World That We Knew: A Novel’ by Alice Hoffman

Hear From Alice Hoffman.

‘Shuk: From Market to Table, the Heart of Israeli Home Cooking’ by Einat Admony and Janna Gur

‘The CF Warrior Project: 65 Stories of Triumph Against Cystic Fibrosis’ by Andy Lipman

‘How to Fight Anti-Semitism’ by Bari Weiss

‘Conquered: The Inside Story of Atlanta United’s Magical Run’ by I.J. Rosenberg

‘The Book of Gutsy Women’ by Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chelsea Clinton

For tickets, contact the MJCCA box office at 678-812-4002, email,, or visit

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