Bookends is a legendary New Jersey Landmark!   We are known for our incredible author events and have hosted well over 
1,000 authors in the past 15 years!

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Call now at 201-445-0726!

Appearing authors will only autograph books purchased at Bookends and must have valid Bookends Receipt.

Availability & pricing for all autographed books subject to change.
First In Line Certificate use is the the discretion of Bookends. Blackout dates may apply. 
Bookends cannot guarantee that the books that are Autographed will always be First Printings.
Autographed books purchased at Bookends are non-returnable.

While we try to ensure that all customers coming to Bookends' signings will meet authors and get their books signed, we cannot guarantee that all attendees will meet the author or that all books will be signed.  We cannot control inclement weather, author travel schedules or authors who leave prematurely.

Bookends, 211 E. Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ   07450   201-445-0726

Missed one of our events?  We have Signed Books from some of our recent signings. Call the store to order 201-445-0726.
For our entire listing of signed books, at the top of the page click the signed books tab.

211 East Ridgewood Ave.  Ridgewood, NJ  07450  Thank You for 32 Years!
                                 Tel: (201)445-0726     

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More Upcoming Events

Jonathan & Drew Scott
HGTV's Property Brothers
Tues., Sept. 5th @ 7:30pm
Event at BergenPAC

James & Sue Patterson
New York Times Bestselling Author
Thursday, September 7th @ 6:00pm

Charlotte Flair
WWE NXT Womens's Champion
Thurs. Sept.21st

Brad Meltzer
NYT Bestselling Author
Tues., October 3rd @ 7:00pm

JoJo Siwa
YouTube Sensation
Wed., October 4th @ 4:30pm

Terry Virts
Astronaut and Commander of Int'l Space Station 
Thurs.,October 5th @ 6:00pm

Teresa Giudice
Star on The Real Housewives of New Jersey
Thurs., October 5th @ 7:30pm

Chrissie Wellington
World's #1 Female Ironman Athlete
Friday, October 6th @ 7:00pm
Valerie Bertinelli
TV Actress 7 Food Newtork Star
Tues, October 10th @ 6:00pm

Ed Asner 
Television Legend & Emmy Award Winner
Tues., October 10 @ 7:30pm 

Mick Foley
WWE Hall of Famer
Tues., Oct. 17th @ 6:00pm

Alan Robert
Bassist, Songwriter for Hard Rock Band Life of Agony
Sunday, October 22nd

Jackie "The Joke Man"
Head Writer of The Howard Stern Show
Monday, October 23rd @ 6:00pm

Sean Avery
Hockey Great
Tues., October 24th @ :00pm

Michael Rapaport
Actor, Director and Comedian
Wed., October 25th @ 6:00pm

Diane Chamberlain
New York Times Bestselling Author
Wed,October 25th @ 6:30-9:30pm

Denis Leary
Thursday, October 26th @ 7:30
At BergenPAC

Carl Lentz
Hillsong Church Pastor
Monday, Oct 30th @ 7:00pm

Bruce Dickinson
Frontman for Iron Maiden 
Saturday, Nov. 4th @ 1:00pm

Mary Higgins Clark
New York Times Bestselling Author
Sunday, November 5th @ 1:00pm

Bernard King
NBA Hall of Famer
Wed., Nov,. 8th @ 6:00pm

And more to come...stay tuned!

ADVANCE book purchase from BOOKENDS required for each person attending events, prior to event date. Order online at or call
Events Sell out! Please Order Event Books now!
Michael Rapaport
Wednesday, October 25th 6:00pm
Actor, Director and Comedian, Michael Rapaportwill sign his new book:
This Book Has Balls

Mary Higgins Clark
Sunday, November 5th @ 1:00pm
New York Times Bestselling Author and our hometown favorite, Mary Higgins Clark, will sign her new books:
Every Breath You Take

The College Club of Ridgewood present: 
Diane Chamberlain
Wednesday,  October 25th@ 6:30- 9:30pm
New York Times Bestselling Author, Diane Chamberlain will Talk and then sign her new book:
The Stolen Marriage 

Held a: The Brick House 
179 Godwin Avenue, Wyckoff

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Bernard King
Wednesday, November 8th Tuesday,  6:00pm 
NBA Hall of Famer, Bernard King, will sign his new book:
Game Face 

Each person attending must purchase a book from Bookends

Mick Foley
Tuesday, October 17th @ 6:00pm
#1 Bestselling Author and a member of the WWE Hall of Fame, Mick Foley, will sign his new book:
Saint Mick

Jackie "The Joke Man" Martling 
Monday, October 23rd @ 6:00pm
Former cast member, head writer for the comedy powerhouse, The Howard Stern Show, Jackie "The Joke Man" Martling, will sign his new book:
The Joke Man
Sean Avery
Tuesday, October 24th @ 6:00pm
Hockey great, and former player for Detroit Red Wings, Los Angeles Kings & New York Rangers, Sean Avery, will sign his new book: 
Ice Capades
Denis Leary
Thursday, October 26th @ 7:30

WHY WE DON'T SUCK - In conversation with Denis Leary BergenPAC

Tickets only at: BergenPAC

Includes one copy of  Why We Don't Suck
SPECIAL EVENT - Bookends & BergenPAC present:
Bruce Dickinson
Saturday, November 4th @ 1:00pm
Lead Singer for the heavy metal band Iron Maiden, Bruce Dickinson, will sign his new memoir:
What Does This Button Do?

No photos or selfies during this event.  Only copies of WHAT DOES THIS BUTTON DO will be signed.  No Memorabilia and no dedications will be permitted

Each Person attending must purchase a book from Bookends

Jocko Willink
Retired Navy SEAL and a member of  the most highly decorated Special Operations Unit of the Iraq WarJocko Willink, will sign his new book:
Discipline Equals Freedom
Alan Robert
Sunday, October 22d@ 1:00pm
Bassist and songwriter for the Hard Rock Band Life of Agony, Bestselling author and Artist, Alan Robert, will sign his new book:
The Beauty of Horror II 
Carl Lentz
Monday, October 30th @ 7:00pm
Hillsong Church pastor, to the "famous and nameless," Carl Lentz, will sign his new book:
Own the Moment