November 8 - 22, 2015  •  JCC Rochester  •  Rochester, New York

Jane Yolen::The Devil’s Arithmetic
Martin Fletcher::The War Reporter
Aleena Rieger::I Didn’t Tell Them Anything
Steve Katz::Blood, Sweat, and My Rock ‘n’ Roll Years
Nomi Eve::Henna House
Susan Dworski Nusbaum::What We Take With Us
Todd Moss::Minute Zero
Rabbi Simon Jacobson::Toward a Meaningful Life
Dani Klein Modisett::Take My Spouse, Please
Jessamyn Hope::Safekeeping
Sigal Samuel::The Mystics of Mile End

Authors & Schedule 2015-16


Advanced Style - February 8 at 2pm


Ron Lieber - March 6 at 7pm
Judith Viorst - March 20 at 2pm


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Steve Katz plays the blues at the Irondequpit Country Club for this year's "Beer 'n' Books"

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Martin Fletcher signing books at our Opening Night reception

Nomi Eve's "Henna House" inspired these wonderful henna tattoos
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Festival Chair Ellen Comisar with our two Fiction Panel authors, Jessamyn Hope and Sigal Samuel