Local Author Day will take place Sunday, November 16, 2 – 3:30 p.m., when attendees will enjoy readings by the following Cleveland authors: n Terri Libenson (The Pajama Diaries: Having It All and No Time to Do it and Pajama Diaries: Bat-Zilla) n Tim Tibbits (Echo Still) n Joanne and Ron Humphrey (Cruising The Amazon River) n Marlit Polsky (Rouge Hags, Behind the Cosmetics Counter) n Art Stupay (Hope Expired, Life Persists) Addtional programs include: n Michael L. Satlow (How the Bible Became Holy) n Alan Morinis (With Heart in Mind – Mussar Teachings to Transform Your Life) n Peter Eisner (The Pope’s Last Crusade) n Laurel Corona (The Mapmaker’s Daughter) n Rabbi Joseph Telushkin (Rebbe) n Alyson Richman (The Garden of Letters) n Logan Levkoff, Ph.D, Co-author Jennifer Wider, MD (Got Teens?) n Rabbi Jonathan Slater (A Partner in Holiness, Vol 1/Vol 2) n Tova Mirvis (Visible City) n Souad Mekhennet (The Eternal Nazi) n Mitchell Bard (Death to the Infidels) For additional information and to purchase tickets, please visit www. mandeljcc.org/bookfest. Tickets are also available at the Mandel JCC membership desk (no ticket sales on Saturdays). Book Festival passes, which include admission to all author lectures and group tickets, are available by contacting Jan Rutsky at 216.831.0700 ext. 1348. Unless otherwise noted, all activities will be held at the Mandel JCC, 26001 South Woodland Rd., Beachwood. November 2014 n Beachwood Buzz 17