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RJ Julia’s Roxanne Coady Headlines Annual Book Festival at Mandell JCC

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RJ Julia Booksellers President Roxanne Coady host the ‘Hot Buzz About Books’ event Wednesday at the Mandell JCC in West Hartford.

Submitted by Michelle Bonner, Mandell JCC

Book lovers will find out what’s new and “hot” in the world of books on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, 7 p.m. at the Mandell JCC, 335 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford.

RJ Julia Booksellers President Roxanne Coady is back to headline the always popular Hot Buzz About Books event, one of the featured events of the 26th Annual Jewish Book Festival.

Coady, who will share the season’s hottest trends, is joined by publishing powerhouses Jennifer Black and Michael Kindness of Penguin/Random House, audience favorite author, West Hartford native Matthew Dicks and Jillian Puzzo from Book Bar CT.

In addition to an incredible panel of insiders, the event will also include a book swap, refreshments, raffles, and an RJ Julia pop-up shop.

There will be a book swap (bring an old fave), refreshments, giveaways, an RJ Julia pop up shop and tons of geeky book talk.

Tickets to Hot Buzz About Books are $5 per person in advance, and $10 per person at the door. Tickets to this event as well as full festival tickets are on sale at the Mandell JCC Box Office, 860-231-6316 or www.mandelljcc.org/tix. For full festival details, visit www.mandelljcc.org.

The Mandell JCC’s 26th Annual Jewish Book Festival is made possible by the following partners: Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford, Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford, Simsbury Bank, Farmington Bank, and TD Bank. Special thanks to Media Partners: the Hartford Courant, and the Jewish Ledger. Hospitality Sponsor: Waterford Hotel Group. Additional thanks to Mandell JCC Pillars Society and Pacesetters.

About the Mandell Jewish Community Center

The Mandell Jewish Community Center is open to everyone and supported by funds raised by the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford, a recipient of funding from the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford, and a member of the JCC Association of North America.

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