Austin Jewish Book Fair 

Details coming soon about our Authors and events in November 2014!

Now Accepting Volunteers 

Committee members will serve as Austin Jewish Book Fair ambassadors and play a critical role in the organization, outreach and success of the event. 
In addition, the committee will have the first peek at this year’s published authors, read the preview copies and decide on the line up of authors that will be featured. There are limited spots available.  Questions? Contact

Tuesday October 21, 7 PM:  Dessert Reception to follow.  $5members/$10non members.
Itzhak Brook, MD, The Yom Kippur War, A Battalion Physician’s Experience of a War That Shaped Israel and the Middle East.
In partnership with Jewish Life and Learning Dept. of the JCC. 

Saturday November 1, 8 PM: Allen Salkin: From Scratch; Laura Silver: K’Nish: Includes light refreshments and K’nishes!  $5m/$10nm

Sunday, November 2, 7 PM: Mitchell Bard: Death to the Infidels.  $5m/$10nm: Light Refreshments

Wednesday, November 5, 10:30 AM: Annual Book Lovers Luncheon.  Steven Pressman: 50 Children. In partnership with Jewish Federation of Greater Austin’s Women’s Division:  $35:  Catered Luncheon. 

Thursday, November 6, 7 PM: 
Jonathan & Jesse Kellerman, The Golem of Hollywood. $5m/$10nm. Join us for a thrilling night with two of America’s best known mystery writers. Refreshments served

Saturday, November 15, 8 PM: Martin Fletcher: Jacob’s Oath. Refreshments included $5m/$10nm.  Fiction novel of love and revenge. Fletcher is a special correspondent with NBC and PBS and has won numerous broadcasting awards including five Emmies.  

Click through to one of the sites below and visit online bookstores Amazon and A portion of the proceeds from your purchases will benefit the Jewish Community Association of Austin and help continue to bring excellent entertaining, educational and cultural programming to the JCC.


The Austin Jewish Book Fair is part of the Spotlight on Arts & Ideas 2013-14 season.