Festival Party: Meet the Authors

Join festival writers and supporters for jazz, drinks and a light meal to celebrate the second Montclair Literary Festival. Round off the day in style while supporting Succeed2gether’s important work to close the education achievement gap. Tickets $35.7.30–9.00pm Saturday March 17Venue: The Guild Room at First Congregational Church Tickets $50, combined Tom Perrotta talk (including book) and Festival Party, see …

Tom Perrotta with actor Patrick Wilson: Sex, Schools and Suburbia

Sex, Schools and Suburbia: three of the many subjects that enliven the work of author and screenwriter Tom Perrotta. Tonight the New Jerseyan known for Mrs Fletcher, Little Children, The Election, The Leftovers etc. talks with actor Patrick Wilson, star of the film version of Little Children, about the process of translating fiction to film and TV and how different media reflect his preferred themes. Novelist and actress Dagmara Dominczyk moderates the conversation …

The Insider’s Guide to Getting Published: Christina Baker Kline

The Insider’s Guide to Getting Published.  Join Montclair local Christina Baker Kline, bestselling author of A Piece of the World and Orphan Train as she discusses different roads to literary success with Little Brown publisher Reagan Arthur, and Nicholas Delbanco, Professor Emeritus of English, the University of Michigan, and former chair of the National Book Awards Fiction Panel. Tickets $30 to support Succeed2gether’s after-school tutoring programVenue: The Guild Room at …

Anna Quindlen in Conversation with Deborah Davis – Alternate Side

Anna Quindlen in Conversation. We’re delighted to welcome renowned author Anna Quindlen to Montclair on the first stop of a countrywide tour, to discuss her new novel Alternate Side with local author Deborah Davis. Find out how tensions in a tight-knit neighborhood—and a seemingly happy marriage—are exposed by an unexpected act. Tickets $40 including a copy of ‘Alternate Side’ Venue: The Sanctuary at First Congregational Church Please …

Meg Wolitzer: An Evening with the Author

Girls Night Out – bring your book club!  Book soon – space is limited. 6.30-7.30pm Meet the Author. Join Meg Wolitzer, New York Times bestselling author, and her editor Sarah McGrath, for wine and conversation before their book talk tonight. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served in the lobby of MSU’s new Communications Center, with spectacular views of Manhattan. INDIVIDUAL TICKETS SOLD OUT …

Festival Pass

Festival Pass. This year we are offering a great-value festival pass, which includes entry to all seven ticketed events, four books, preferred seating, and a gift of a Montclair Literary Festival tote bag. Support Succeed2gether and hear all your favorite authors! Includes entry to: Meg Woliter pre-talk drinks (exclusive for VIP Festival Pass holders only) Meg Wolitzer talk (includes a copy of The Female Persuasion) Anna Quindlen …

Donate to the Montclair Literary Festival!

Please consider a donation to the Montclair Literary Festival. Your donation will be supporting Succeed2gether’s important work to close the education achievement gap. Please note that all donations are final.