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Happening in September/October
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Salman Rushdie

Ticketing Guidelines: You will receive a voucher in exchange for your purchase of THE GOLDEN HOUSE ($28.99 + tax) through Books & Books. This voucher entitles you to receive (1) one copy of  THE GOLDEN HOUSE and also serves as your entry for (2) two people to Salman’s talk at The Coral Gables Congregational Church.…

September 24 @ 4:00 pm

Coral Gables Congregational Church

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Alice McDermott

On a dim winter afternoon, a young Irish immigrant opens a gas tap in his Brooklyn tenement. He is determined to prove―to the subway bosses who have recently fired him, to his badgering, pregnant wife―that “the hours of his life . . . belonged to himself alone.” In the aftermath of the fire that follows,…

September 27 @ 8:00 pm

Books & Books in Coral Gables

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Muhammad Yunus

*RSVP Required for this event.   A winner of the Nobel Peace Prize offers his vision of an emerging new economic system that can save humankind and the planet. Muhammad Yunus, who created microcredit, invented social business, and earned a Nobel Peace Prize for his work in alleviating poverty, is one of today's most trenchant…

October 2 @ 7:30 pm

Coral Gables Congregational Church

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Anaïs Depommier

For some he was the philosopher of existentialism, for others the constant provocateur, the politically engaged author, the uncertain militant, the repenting bourgeois, the life companion of Simone de Beauvoir… From his first readings in the Luxembourg Garden to his refusal of the Nobel Prize for Literature, Jean Paul Sartre was all of this at…

September 20 @ 7:00 pm

Books & Books in Coral Gables

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John Capouya

When recalling the roots of soul music, most people are likely to name Memphis, Detroit, New Orleans, Muscle Shoals, or Macon. But Florida also has a rich soul music history—an important cultural legacy that has often gone unrecognized. Florida Soul celebrates great artists of the Sunshine State who produced some of the most electric, emotive…

September 25 @ 7:00 pm

Books & Books in Coral Gables

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Sharon Milagro Marshall

Barbadians were among the thousands of British West Indians who migrated to Cuba in the early twentieth century in search of work. They were drawn there by employment opportunities fuelled largely by US investment in Cuban sugar plantations. Tell My Mother I Gone to Cuba: Stories of Early Twentieth-Century Migration from Barbados is their story.…

September 27 @ 6:30 pm

Books & Books in Coral Gables

Weekly Events
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Farm-to-Table Dinner

Chef Allen's farm-to-table dinners are legendary. Local, fresh, vegetarian. 5-courses accompanied by live music.

September 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Every Monday

The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center

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Happy Hour!

Keep calm and drink! Enjoy Happy Hour at any of our Café at Books & Books locations every day from 4-7pm. Special prices on craft local beers, delicious wine, hand-crafted cocktails (Arsht location only) and savory snacks you'll just love.   Coral Gables | 265 Aragon Ave | 305-448-9599 Miami Beach | 927 Lincoln Rd.…

September 21 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 4:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017