An Afternoon with Mitch Albom


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MITCH ALBOM is an internationally renowned author, journalist, screenwriter, playwright, radio and TV broadcaster and philanthropist.  His 13 books have collectively sold more than 35 million copies worldwide and have been published in 49 territories, in 45 languages, and have been made into Emmy Award-winning and critically-acclaimed TV movies.  A longtime panelist on ESPN's "The Sports Reporters" and co-host of its new iteration as a podcast, Albom has also penned films, plays, and a musical.  For more than a decade, he was named top sports columnist in the nation by the Sports Editors of America, the highest honor in his field.  In 2006, he founded S.A.Y. Detroit, an umbrella organization that now operates nine charities dedicated to improving lives of the neediest Detroiters.  He also runs an orphanage in Port Au Prince, Haiti, the Have Faith Haiti Mission.  He lives with his wife, Janine, in Michigan.


His latest book, The Next Person You Meet in Heaven, is a sequel of the bestselling The Five People You Meet in Heaven, and will be published on October 9, 2018.


Stay up to date with Mitch's projects at, and follow him on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter at @mitchalbom.


Check out these other titles by Mitch Albom available at the Library. Click on the book cover for availability.


Five People You Meet in Heaven book cover    Tuesdays with Morrie book cover