News & Events

July 10, 2017: Elyssa speaks at the Sephardic Community Center in Long Branch, NJ. For more info, please contact

July 13, 2017: Yale Student Event. Dinner and talk. For more info, please email

September 9, 2016: Elyssa sells her second novel, THE INTERMISSION, to Berkley Publishing Group, an imprint of Penguin, in a two-book deal! The novel will be published in 2018.

June 25: BigCityMoms puts Love and Miss Communication on their summer reading list.

July 1: Love and Miss Communication foreign language rights sold in France and Holland.

July 2: InStyle Magazine chooses Love and Miss Communication for its Best Beach Reads of 2015!

July 7: Love and Miss Communication foreign language rights sold in Brazil.

July 13: In anticipation of the release of Harper Lee’s ‘Go Set a Watchman,’ I’ll be participating in the ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ READ-A-THON at Barnes & Noble in Livingston, NJ at 3 pm. I’ll read for thirty minutes from the Pulitzer-Prize winning book and will be on hand to sign copies of Love and Miss Communication.

July 16: Facebook read-a-thon with Stephanie Evanovich 7 pm EST.

July 22: Signing, discussion and cocktails for Women in Hedge Funds at the Lisa Perry boutique!

July 23: picks Love and Miss Communication as their next book to read!

August 20: News that Love and Miss Communication will be published in Indonesia!

Oct 8: “Scarsdale Salon” at the Scarsdale Public Library, 7:30 – 9:00.

Oct 22: Big City Moms features me as their SUPERMOM. Read the interview here.

Oct 29: DC Area visit. JCC of Northern Virginia at 7:30 pm. For tickets call 703-323-0880.

Nov 8-9: St. Louis, Missouri – Jewish Book Festival

Nov 9: Watch Fox News – I’ll be on around 7:30 AM discussing my book on the morning show.

Nov 10: Houston, Texas – Proud to have been selected as the Community Read

Nov 15: Virginia Beach, Virginia – JCC

Dec 1: Turkish rights sold! Publication within 18 months.

Feb 24: Miami Beach, Florida – discussion and signing. Details to come.

Mar 13: Tenafly, NJ JCC

Mar 31: New Haven, CT. Yale University. Speaking to Future Leaders of Yale. 12 pm, Hall of Graduate Studies. 320 York Street.

May 3: West Hartford, CT JCC (along with Pam Jenoff and Emily Leibert)

July 19: Yale Alumni in NYC dinner

If you are located in one of these places and want to coordinate another event or want to check my availability otherwise, please contact my publicist

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