Spoken Word/Book Signings

Henry Rollins will present a spoken word show at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, Jan. 17.

For a list of the state’s independent book stores, click here.

Jan. 17: Henry Rollins at Starland Ballroom, Sayreville.
Jan. 17: Jeannette Watson at Watchung Booksellers, Montclair. Author of “It’s My Party: A Memoir.”
Jan. 18: Jillian Medoff at Watchung Booksellers, Montclair. Author of “This Could Hurt.”
Jan. 19: Wendy and Kenneth Schuman at Watchung Booksellers, Montclair. Co-authors of “Millennials in Wonderland: Coaching Grads at the Crossroads of Life and Career.”
Jan. 20: Poet Deborah Gerrish and musician Abdulkadir Gokdogan at ANT Bookstore and Cafe, Clifton.
Jan. 21: Monica Taylor at Words, Maplewood. Author of “Playhouse: Optimistic Stories of Real Hope for Families with Little Children.”
Jan. 23: Chloe Lukasiak at Ridgewood YMCA and YWCA of Bergen County. Author of “Girl on Pointe: Chloe’s Guide to Taking on the World.”
Jan. 24: Laila Ali at Bookends, Ridgewood. Author of “Food for Life: Delicious & Healthy Comfort Food from My Table to Yours!”
Jan. 24: Berit Gordon at Words, Maplewood. Author of “No More Fake Reading: Merging the Classics with Independent Reading to Create Joyful, Lifelong Readers.”
Jan. 25: Jessica Keener at Words, Maplewood. Author of “Strangers in Budapest,” in conversation with Caroline Leavitt.
Jan. 25: Janet Neal at Watchung Booksellers, Montclair. Author of “The Superb Woman: It’s All About the Be.”
Jan. 26: Richard Lloyd at Little City Books, Hoboken. Author of “Everything Is Combustible: Television, CBGB’s and Five Decades of Rock and Roll — The Memoirs of an Alchemical Guitarist.”
Feb. 1: Derrick Levasseur at Books and Greetings, Northvale. Author of “The Undercover Edge: Find Your Hidden Strengths, Learn to Adapt, and Build the Confidence to Win Life’s Game.”
Feb. 6: Patricia Heaton at Bookends, Ridgewood. Author of “Patricia Heaton’s Food for Family and Friends: 100 Favorite Recipes for a Busy, Happy Life.”
Feb. 9: Garrison Keillor at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
Feb. 28: Prose poet Charles Rafferty at Room 123A of Warren County Community College, Washington. Author of “The Smoke of Horses.” Presented by Warren County Community College Visiting Authors Series.
March 8: Roma Downey at St. Pius X  Church, Old Tappan. Author of “Box of Butterflies: Discovering the Unexpected Blessings All Around Us.” 
March 15: Elizabeth Gilbert at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
March 16-18: Montclair Literary Festival.
April 5: David Sedaris at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
April 6: David Sedaris at BergenPAC, Englewood.
April 7: David Sedaris at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
May 18: Fran Lebowitz at South Orange Performing Arts Center.
June 8-9: Maplewood South Orange Book Festival.
Oct. 18-21: Dodge Poetry Festival, Newark.