Tampa Bay Jewish Book Festival


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COMPLETE PACKAGE OF...Food For Thought Series

Tampa, FL
United States
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
FFT SERIES: $16.00

TICKET SALE DATES
FFT SERIES Public Onsale: September 15, 2020 12:00 PM to October 23, 2020 4:00 PM

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THIS IS THE COMPLETE PACKAGE FOR...
Food For Thought Series
A Friday series featuring thoughtful conversations about food, life and our well-being.
Jo Bakal; REAL FOOD From My Table to Yours (October 23, 2020 10:30 AM)
Rachel Levin; Eat Something (October 23, 2020 12:00 PM)
Elisa & Robert Bildner; The Berkshire Farms Table Cookbook (October 23, 2020 2:00 PM)
Stacy Gad and Jennifer Hernan-Costello; Creating Meaningful Moments With A person With Dementia (October 23, 2020 4:00 PM)
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COMPLETE PACKAGE OF...Murder and Mayhem Duet

Tampa, FL
United States
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
DUET TICKET: $8.00

TICKET SALE DATES
DUET TICKET Public Onsale: September 24, 2020 12:00 PM to October 24, 2020 7:00 PM

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7:00 PM - Katherine Ellison; Mothers & Murderers, A True Story of Love, Lives, Obsession…and Second Chances
A psychologic thriller that weaves together two stories, the tale of one of the most outrageous murder cases in Silicon Valley and the memoir of a Jewish reporter who makes an unforgettable mistake.

8:00 PM – Andrew Blauner; The Peanuts Papers, Writers and Cartoonists on Charlie Brown, Snoopy & The Gang, and the Meaning of Life
To mark the 70th anniversary of Schultz’s extraordinary creation, a tribute featuring a star-studded roster of three writers and artists.

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COMPLETE PACKAGE OF...Family Tales Series

Tampa, FL
United States
1:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
SERIES: $12.00

TICKET SALE DATES
SERIES Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 25, 2020 6:30 PM

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Moving tales filled with family secrets and unequivocal love.
Featuring:
Bess Kalb; Nobody Will Tell You This But Me, (October 25, 2020 1:00 PM)
Arianna Neumann; When Time Stopped (October 25, 2020 4:00 PM)
Libby Copeland; The Lost Family (October 25, 2020 6:30 PM)
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COMPLETE PACKAGE OF...Chapter Chicks Series

Tampa, FL
United States
Monday, October 26, 2020 12:00 PM -
Friday, October 30, 2020 12:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
SERIES: $20.00

TICKET SALE DATES
SERIES Public Onsale: September 15, 2020 12:00 PM to October 25, 2020 12:00 PM

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Lunchtime conversation all week long with inspiring women and the most entertaining discussion topics!
Nan Wise; Why Good Sex Matters - lunchtime conversation with inspiring women! (October 26, 2020)
Fern Musselwhite; Windblown, A Novel (October 27, 2020)
Hilary Levey Friedman; Here She Is (October 28, 2020)
Chapter Chicks Series- Amy Fish; I Wanted Fries With That (October 29, 2020)
Pamela S. Nadell; America's Jewish Women (October 30, 2020)

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COMPLETE PACKAGE OF...The Mensch Chronicles

Tampa, FL
United States
Monday, October 26, 2020 7:00 PM -
Thursday, October 29, 2020 7:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
SERIES: $16.00

TICKET SALE DATES
SERIES Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 29, 2020 7:00 PM

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The Mensch Chronicles: A week night series featuring the finest stories by Mensch's or about Mensch's.
7:00 - 8:00 PM
Michael Ian Black; A Better Man (October 26, 2020 7:00 PM)
Cleo Stiller, Modern Manhood (October 27, 2020 7:00 PM)
Jason Rosenthal My Wife Said You May Want to Marry Me (October 28, 2020 7:00 PM)
Cameron Douglas -Long Way Home (October 29, 2020 7:00 PM)
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COMPLETE PACKAGE OF...When The Kids Go Down or Go Out! - series

Tampa, FL
United States
Monday, October 26, 2020 8:30 PM -
Thursday, October 29, 2020 8:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
SERIES: $16.00

TICKET SALE DATES
SERIES Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 29, 2020 8:30 PM

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Late-night engaging conversations about modern topics of interest all week long! From the inside scoop on Facebook and adult gaming trends, to our modern beliefs about what the Constitution truly says and a deep discussion about how we could prepare ourselves and our families if something should ever happen to us, like getting hit by a bus!
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COMPLETE PACKAGE OF...The Book Club Series

Tampa, FL
United States
Sunday, December 6, 2020 6:30 PM -
Sunday, June 6, 2021 6:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
SERIES: $20.00

TICKET SALE DATES
SERIES Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to December 6, 2021 6:30 PM

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Monthly conversations with the authors of adult fiction and modern topics.
Debbie Cenzibar; Citizen 865 (December 6, 2020 6:30 PM)
Rachel Barenbaum; A Bend In The Stars (January 17, 2021}
Talia Carner, The Third Daughter (February 21, 2021)
Meg Waite Clayton; The Last Train to London (March 21, 2021)
Sara Gelbard; The Sound of Her Voice (April 18, 2021)
Darin Strauss; The Queen of Tuesday, A Lucille Ball Story (May 6, 2021)
Iris Krasnow; Camp Girls, Fireside Lessons in Friendship, Courage and Loyalty (June 6, 2021)
Oct
1 Thu
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All Access Pass

Tampa, FL
United States
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ALL ACCESS PASS: $125.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ALL ACCESS PASS Public Onsale: September 15, 2020 12:00 PM to June 6, 2021 6:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
You are all inclusive festival pass includes 40+ VIRTUAL author discussions!
Please note, JCC Literary Consortium events and the Rachel Levy Lesser Book Experience Box are NOT included in the festival pass.
Oct
23 Fri
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Food For Thought Series - Jo Bakal; REAL FOOD From My Table to Yours

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 10:30 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 23, 2020 10:30 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Food For Thought
Friday, October 23 | Stand-alone ticket $5 - Series ticket $16
A day filled with scrumptious cookbook recipes, demonstrations and conversations that will make you think.


10:30 am - Jo Bakal; REAL FOOD From My Table to Yours
"Inspired recipes using wholesome ingredients, that will have you in the kitchen creating nourishing meals for yourself and your family.

Oct
23 Fri
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Food For Thought Series- Rachel Levin; Eat Something

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 12:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 23, 2020 12:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Food For Thought
Friday, October 23 | Series ticket $16
A day filled with scrumptious cookbook recipes, demonstrations and conversations that will make you think.


12:00 pm -Rachel Levin; Eat Something is part comedy, part nostalgic journey, part cookbook- the Zany Jewish book we haven't seen before,

Oct
23 Fri
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Food For Thought Series- Elisa & Robert Bildner; The Berkshire Farms Table Cookbook

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 2:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 23, 2020 2:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Food For Thought
Friday, October 23 | Series ticket $16
A day filled with scrumptious cookbook recipes, demonstrations and conversations that will make you think.


2:00 pm - Elisa & Robert Bildner; The Berkshire Farms Table Cookbook, 125 Home-Grown Recipes from the New England Hills
Telling the story of family-run agriculture through the language of food offering 125 recipes to recall the magic of the Berkshire region.


Oct
23 Fri
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Food For Thought Series- Stacy Gad and Jennifer Hernan-Costello; Creating Meaningful Moments With A person With Dementia

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 4:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 23, 2020 4:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Food For Thought
Friday, October 23 | Series ticket $16
A day filled with scrumptious cookbook recipes, demonstrations and conversations that will make you think.

4:00 pm - Stacy Gad and Jennifer Hernan-Costello; Creating Meaningful Moments With A person With Dementia
A guidebook intended for families who care for loved ones diagnosed with a form of dementia and designed to help navigate potential challenges.


Stand-Alone Ticket $5 / Series Ticket $16

Oct
24 Sat
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MURDER & MAYHEM Series - Katherine Ellison; Mothers & Murderers

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 7:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 24, 2020 6:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
MURDER & MAYHEM
Mystery, funny twists and thrillers!

7:00 PM - Katherine Ellison; Mothers & Murderers, A True Story of Love, Lives, Obsession...and Second Chances
A psychologic thriller that weaves together two stories, the tale of one of the most outrageous murder cases in Silicon Valley and the memoir of a Jewish reporter who makes an unforgettable mistake.



Stand-Alone Ticket $5 /Duet Ticket $8

Oct
24 Sat
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MURDER & MAYHEM SERIES - Andrew Blauner; The Peanuts Papers

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 8:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 24, 2020 7:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Murder and Mayhem
Mystery, funny twists and thrillers!

8:00 PM - Andrew Blauner; The Peanuts Papers, Writers and Cartoonists on Charlie Brown, Snoopy & The Gang, and the Meaning of Life
To mark the 70th anniversary of Schulz's extraordinary creation, a tribute featuring a star-studded roster of three writers and artists.



Stand-Alone Ticket $5 /Duet Ticket $8

Oct
25 Sun
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*PJ Library Author Program - Jill Ross Nadler; Such A Library

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 10:30 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $0.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 15, 2020 12:00 PM to October 25, 2020 9:30 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Sunday, October 25 | 10:30 AM
Jill Ross Nadler; Such a Library, A Yiddish Folktale Re-Imagined
Stevie craves quiet until he meets Miss Understood, a magical librarian whose books come to life and wreak havoc.

Oct
25 Sun
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Family Tales Series - Bess Kalb; Nobody Will Tell You This But Me,

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 1:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 25, 2020 12:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Family Tales
Sunday, October 25 | Series ticket $12
Remarkably moving tales filled with family secrets and unequivocal love.


1:00 pm - Bess Kalb; Nobody Will Tell You This But Me, A True (as Told to Me) Story
Emmy- nominated TV writer and The New Yorker contributor, saved every voicemail her grandmother, Bobby Bell, ever left her!

Oct
25 Sun
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Family Tales Series - Arianna Neumann; When Time Stopped

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 4:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 25, 2020 3:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Family Tales
Sunday, October 25 | Series ticket $12
Remarkably moving tales filled with family secrets and unequivocal love.


4:00 pm - Arianna Neumann; When Time Stopped, A Memoir of My Father's War and What Remains
A remarkably moving memoir, Neumann dives into the secrets of her father's past: hiding in plain sight in a war-torn Berlin.

Oct
25 Sun
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Family Tales Series - Libby Copeland; The Lost Family

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 6:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 25, 2020 11:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Family Tales
Sunday, October 25 | Individual ticket $5 / Series ticket $12
Remarkably moving tales filled with family secrets and unequivocal love.


6:30 pm - Libby Copeland; The Lost Family, How DNA Testing Is Upending Who We Are
A look at how commercial DNA testing ( for ancestry and family history research) is changing how we view our families and themselves.


Oct
26 Mon
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Chapter Chicks Series - Nan Wise; Why Good Sex Matters - lunchtime conversation with inspiring women!

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 12:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 26, 2020 11:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Nan Wise; Why Good Sex Matters, Understanding the Neuroscience of Pleasure for a Smarter, Happier, and More Purpose-Filled Life
A fascinating book helps us reclaim our innate capacity for joy, fun, exuberance, curiosity and humor while showing us how reaching our sexual potential.

Oct
26 Mon
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The Mensch Chronicles Series - Michael Ian Black; A Better Man

Tampa, FL
United States
Show at 7:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIRTUAL BOOK FESTIVAL Public Onsale: September 20, 2020 12:00 PM to October 26, 2020 6:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
The Mensch Chronicles
Michael Ian Black; A Better Man, A (Mostly Serious) Letter to My Son
In the form of a heartfelt letter to his college bound son, he reveals his own complicated relationship with his father as he searches for the best way to help his son be a part of the solution while delivering a poignant answer to the question: How can we be, and raise, better men?


13009 Community Campus Drive
Tampa, FL
United States