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Jan. 18: Tito Santana at Bookends, Ridgewood. Author of “Don’t Call Me Chico.”
Jan. 20: Stephanie Land at Word, Jersey City. Author of “Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive.”
Jan. 21: Candace Cameron Bure at Bookends, Ridgewood. Author of “Grow, Candace, Grow.”
Jan. 22: Isabel Allende at First Congregational Church, Montclair. Author of “A Long Petal of the Sea.” Pre-festival event for Montclair Literary Festival.
Jan. 27: Mike Eruzione at Bookends, Ridgewood. Author of “The Untold Story of the Captain of the 1980 Gold Medal-Winning U.S. Olympic Hockey Team.”
Jan. 28: Joseph “Rev. Run” Simmons and Justine Simmons at Books and Greetings, Northvale. Co-Authors of “Old School Love and Why It Works.”
Jan. 31: “It’s Happening” podcast with Snooki and Joey at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
Feb. 1: Andy Borowitz at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
Feb. 6: Malcolm Gladwell at First Congregational Church, Montclair. Author of “Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Don’t Know.” Pre-festival event for Montclair Literary Festival.
Feb. 24: Deepak Chopra at BergenPAC, Englewood.
Feb. 25: Colum McCall in conversation with Garth Risk Hallberg at Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Montclair. Author of “Apeirogon.” Pre-festival event for Montclair Literary Festival.
Feb. 26: Susan Stewart at Labyrinth Books, Princeton. Author of “The Ruins Lesson: Meaning and Material in Western Culture.”
Feb. 29: Isaac Mizrahi at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
March 6: Mike Tyson at Music Box at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
March 16: “Straight Up With Stassi” featuring Beau Clark and Taylor Strecker at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.
March 17: Harlan Coben at Books and Greetings, Northvale. Author of “The Boy From the Woods.”
March 25-29: Montclair Literary Festival.
April 4: Rob Lowe, “Stories I Only Tell My Friends Live” at Caesars, Atlantic City.
April 16: Michael Imperioli at Pollak Theatre at Monmouth University, West Long Branch. Author of “The Perfume Burned His Eyes.”
May 1: “Watch What Crappens” podcast at House of Independents, Asbury Park.
May 16: The Moth Mainstage at South Orange Performing Arts Center.
June 11-12: Theresa Caputo at Paramount Theatre, Asbury Park.
June 18: Theresa Caputo at BergenPAC, Englewood.
Oct. 23: Josh Gates at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.
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