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October 2018

Patrick Alexander’s Fall Wine Appreciation Class

October 22 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until November 5, 2018

The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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The Books & Books Wine Appreciation Program Fall Wine Program: September 24  - November 5, 2018 Please note there will be a Halloween Break and thus no class on October 29. The final class and dinner will be held on November 5th. An intense six week (12 Hour) program designed for anyone who enjoys wine. Each 2-hour class is held on Monday evenings after work between 6:00 and 8:00 PM at Books & Books, Coral Gables, Florida. Four individual wines are tasted…

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An Evening with Sally Field

October 22 @ 7:30 pm
Adrienne Arsht Center, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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In this intimate, haunting literary  memoir, an American icon tells her story for the first time, and in her own gorgeous words, about a challenging and lonely childhood, the craft that helped her find her voice, and a powerful emotional legacy that shaped her journey as a daughter and a mother.

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Whitney Ellenby @ Suniland Shops!

October 23 @ 6:00 pm
Books & Books Suniland Shops, 11297 South Dixie Highway
Pinecrest, FL 33156 United States
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"And when in the grips of a public tantrum, amidst the horror and humiliation of him shrieking and splayed out on the floor while strangers recoiled in shock, my mind lurched towards an inescapable truth--that I want out from this nightmare. I want out from this child." So begins the turbulent ride of one parent's decision, crafted in despair and desperation, to abandon traditional interventions for her autistic son in favor of a "hands on" approach of repeatedly exposing her…

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Pedro Medina León presenta TOUR en conversación con Gloria Noriega

October 23 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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TOUR: El barrio de las letras de Miami: desde George Merrick hasta Mitchell Kaplan. La ciudad de Coral Gables fue creada por George Merrick, poeta de vocación, que si bien fue un empresario exitoso, nunca pudo conseguir su principal objetivo: abocarse a las letras. Sesenta años después, Mitchell Kaplan, un joven desencantado de la carrera de Leyes, decidió dedicar su vida a vender libros, y en una esquina de la calle Aragon abrió la librería Books & Books y luego de…

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Annual Miami Book Fair Preview Event with Mitchell Kaplan & Lissette Mendez!

October 23 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Can’t wait for the 2018 Miami Book Fair? Join us for the annual preview event with Miami Book Fair Director, Lisette Mendez and Founder, Mitchell Kaplan. They will be sharing information about some of the authors you can expect to see, the books you should watch out for and what they are excited to see at this year’s Fair! Learn more about the Miami Book Fair HERE RSVP  FOR FREE HERE  

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Dr. Maritza Montano

October 24 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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About the Author: Maritza Montano, Ph.D. is a Board Certified and Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Florida. She earned a Doctorate degree in Counseling Psychology, specializing in mental, emotional, and psychological disorders. For more than two decades, she has devoted her life mentoring and transforming the lives of numerous people by giving them hope and inspiring them to change. Dr. Montano is the CEO and Founder of the Carnation Queens Organization, an organization dedicated to educating and empowering women from…

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Bruce Horovitz

October 25 @ 6:00 pm
Books & Books Suniland Shops, 11297 South Dixie Highway
Pinecrest, FL 33156 United States
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Beloved raconteur, environmentalist, and down-home philosopher, Gamble Rogers (1937–1991) ushered in a renaissance of folk music to a place and time that desperately needed it. In this book, Bruce Horovitz tells the story of how Rogers infused Florida's rapidly commercializing landscape with a refreshing dose of homegrown authenticity and how his distinctive music and personality touched the nation. As a college student, motivated by personal advice from William Faulkner to stay true to himself, Rogers broke away from his family's…

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Caroline Hale

October 25 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books at Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Ave
Bal Harbour, FL 33154 United States
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A beautiful hardback book with a full color dust jacket and a gorgeous full color interior. An easy transition to a plant based vegan lifestyle with over 200 vegan and gluten-free delicious and nutritious recipes. Learn to make your own nut and seed milks as well as delicious nut cheese toppings. The author has combined the most nutrient dense foods to boost the immune system. There is a large section of delicious liquid nutrition drinks, and also a large section…

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Cuentomanía: tercera lectura

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Con grato orgullo le damos la bienvenida a la tercera lectura de Cuentomanía, un concurso de escritura en vivo patrocinado por The Betsy South Beach, Suburbano Ediciones, Gloria Noriega y Books & Books. Un lugar donde nuestra comunidad de escritores y lectores encuentran vida en la peculiaridad de historias y en la gratificante tarea de la expresión. Estos cuentos siguen el día a día de personas cuya imaginación y amor por la palabra construye un hogar en páginas y librerías.

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Cuentomanía: tercera lectura

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States

Con grato orgullo le damos la bienvenida a la tercera lectura de Cuentomanía, un concurso de escritura en vivo patrocinado por The Betsy South Beach, Suburbano Ediciones, Gloria Noriega, Miami Book Fair y Books & Books. Un lugar donde nuestra comunidad de escritores y lectores encuentran vida en la peculiaridad de historias y en la gratificante tarea de la expresión. Estos cuentos siguen el día a día de personas cuya imaginación y amor por la palabra construye un hogar en…

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“Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane” Book Discussion

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Books & Books in Coconut Grove, 3409 Main Highway
COCONUT GROVE, FL 33133 United States
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Join us for a book discussion and tea ceremony!  Lorna Owens, founder of Desert Sage Candles, will be holding a discussion on Lisa See’s novel, “The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane”. In this stirring coming-of-age novel, a young Chinese woman finds purpose, passion, and the key to a new life in the tea-growing traditions of her ancestors. Read the book and let us know what you think! Lorna will be providing special Pu erh tea directly from Yunnan Province, China…

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Whitney Ellenby

October 25 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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"And when in the grips of a public tantrum, amidst the horror and humiliation of him shrieking and splayed out on the floor while strangers recoiled in shock, my mind lurched towards an inescapable truth--that I want out from this nightmare. I want out from this child." So begins the turbulent ride of one parent's decision, crafted in despair and desperation, to abandon traditional interventions for her autistic son in favor of a "hands on" approach of repeatedly exposing her…

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Sabina Ricagni

October 26 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Presenta No hay WIFI en el purgatorio Vivimos pendiente del wifi. ¿Qué pasa cuando perdemos todo tipo de conexión con nuestros seres queridos, con nuestras raíces y nuestras tradiciones sin haber aún abandonado la vida Después de muchas experiencias en diferentes partes del mundo, Ambra Leone cree haber logrado su anhelada paz, a expensas de haberse aislado completamente de quienes la habían dañado en su pasado, pero también de quienes la habían amado. Un acontecimiento singular en el monasterio Jigme…

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Storytime & Craft

October 27 @ 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Join us every Saturday for story time! Children of all ages are invited with their parents to read a book, browse our shelves and have some literary fun with our crew! See you there! Coral Gables at 10:30am Suniland Shops at 11am

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Gaz Oakley

October 27 @ 2:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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An expert in bold flavors, textures, and creating alternatives to traditional meat and dairy dishes, in his new cookbook VEGAN CHRISTMAS YouTube cooking phenomenon Gaz Oakley (AKA the Avant-garde Vegan) offers an incredible collection of vibrant, delicious, and innovative vegan recipes for the upcoming holidays! • Start Christmas morning with a breakfast of snowflake-shaped Sweet Potato Waffles and Tofu Benedict; • Get the party started with an appetizing Smoked Chili and Rosemary Dough-Ball Fondue, mini quiches and sausage rolls, or…

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Luz Maria Doria en conversación con María Antonieta Collins

October 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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¿Cómo se crea ese momento mágico en el que logras el gran negocio, abres tu propia empresa, te anuncian que eres el elegido para la posición de tus sueños o alguien cree en tu gran idea?

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Joey Maya

October 27 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The plan was simple; drop out of high school and become a rock star. But when his wildly popular band unexpectedly folds, rather than give up, Joey Wrecked becomes even more determined to make it in music. What follows is an outrageous adventure of sliding up, and down, the rock and roll ladder. Along the way there are encounters with The Clash, Steven Tyler, more than a few jealous boyfriends, and much more. His story is one-of-a-kind, funny, and actually……

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Fefi TeVe

October 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta Una historia que nunca olvidarás.  Fefi.TeVe presenta Una historia que nunca olvidarás ! "Domingos Culturales” “FORO LITERARIO” Escritoras Latinoamericanas Domingo, 28 de Octubre 2018 a las 10 AM Tema: Traje de letras ESCRITORA INVITADA María del Carmen Martínez Traje de Letras - Reflexiones y Poesías

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Patrick Alexander’s Fall Wine Appreciation Class

October 29 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until November 5, 2018

The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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The Books & Books Wine Appreciation Program Fall Wine Program: September 24  - November 5, 2018 Please note there will be a Halloween Break and thus no class on October 29. The final class and dinner will be held on November 5th. An intense six week (12 Hour) program designed for anyone who enjoys wine. Each 2-hour class is held on Monday evenings after work between 6:00 and 8:00 PM at Books & Books, Coral Gables, Florida. Four individual wines are tasted…

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Elaine Acosta Gonzalez, Florencia Picasso Risso y Valentina Perrotta Gonzalez

October 29 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presentan Cuidados en la vejez en Latinoamérica: los casos de Cuba, Chile y Uruguay. 

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Jeff Abbott

October 29 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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From New York Times bestselling writer Jeff Abbott, a psychologically intense and emotionally gripping new suspense novel about a daughter's desperate search for her missing mother-one that may lead her closer to home than she ever anticipated. RSVP HERE My mom would never leave me. This has been Mariah Dunning's motto. Her compass. Her belief. So when she glimpses her mother--who's been missing for the past year--on the other side of a crowded food court, Mariah's conviction becomes stronger than ever. Or…

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John A. Quelch

October 30 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The direct-to-consumer business model has transformed how people seek out goods and services from music to mortgages. So what happens now that the revolution has come for healthcare? While consumers have begun to insist on healthcare that is as convenient and personalized as nearly every other good or service they purchase, most healthcare provider organizations, physicians, and insurance companies remain woefully unprepared to meet this demand. Choice Matters is the healthcare sector's guide to understanding and delivering the brand of consumer-centered…

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Halloween Dinner on Lincoln Road!

October 31 @ 7:00 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Miami Beach, 927 Lincoln Road
Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Reserve a front row seat for a Halloween spectacular! Every year thousands of local and out-of-town zombies, vampires, and super-heroes take over the mall and transform Lincoln Road into an outrageous catwalk. With a gourmet three-course meal and a drink of your choice, theCafé at Books & Books is the only place to celebrate Halloween! PLEASE NOTE: Our first seating will begin at 7 PM. Please choose the time you would like to be seated.   HALLOWEEN MENU STARTER ROASTED PUMPKIN & CARAMELIZED…

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November 2018

Pitty

November 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta El oráculo numerológico. El oráculo, ese mensaje o respuesta que las pitonisas daban en nombre de los dioses, es una de las mas elevadas herramientas que conecto a la humanidad con el Cielo. Solo necesitamos saber escucharlo. Creado con inmenso amor planetario por Pitty, este hermoso oráculo numerológico es la forma de ayudar a cada uno de los lectores. Este oráculo es un GPS espiritual creado para acompañarlos. Es una orientación pensada para tiempos de desamparo. Es un amigo…

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Peggy Nolan

November 1 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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ARTIST STATEMENT: Got married raised seven kids lived in the projects stayed home cooked and cleaned dreamed of making art started photographing shoplifted film learned to print shot a lot of pictures stole more film moved out of the projects went back to college shot more film studied hard got a job shot more pictures got divorced got pierced up worked harder graduated from college stole more film got some grants got some attention not really enough shot more film…

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Coral Gables Gallery Night Opening: Evan J. Alexander

November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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 Evan J. Alexander Presents - Abstract Coordinates 30.40 When: Friday, November 2, 2018            7:00pm to 10:00pm The gallery exhibition in November, Abstract Coordinates 30.40, features the work of Florida native, Evan J. Alexander. Comprised of original oil and acrylic paintings the art on display was inspired by the painterly quality of satellite imagery. Evan has focused on a controlled form of abstraction in the paintings made for this exhibition. He navigated certain landscapes to find compositions that aligned with…

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Storytime & Craft

November 3 @ 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Join us every Saturday for story time! Children of all ages are invited with their parents to read a book, browse our shelves and have some literary fun with our crew! See you there! Coral Gables at 10:30am Suniland Shops at 11am

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Amanda Lucidon

November 3 @ 1:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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A collection of striking and intimate photographs of Michelle Obama, coupled with personal reflections and behind-the-scenes stories from official White House photographer and New York Times bestselling author of Chasing Light, Amanda Lucidon, presented in a deluxe format for young readers. This stunning and revealing collection of seventy photographs captures and celebrates Mrs. Obama's White House years and her dedication to improving the lives of young people in the United States and around the world. As a former official White House photographer, Amanda…

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Patrick Alexander’s Fall Wine Appreciation Class

November 5 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until November 5, 2018

The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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The Books & Books Wine Appreciation Program Fall Wine Program: September 24  - November 5, 2018 Please note there will be a Halloween Break and thus no class on October 29. The final class and dinner will be held on November 5th. An intense six week (12 Hour) program designed for anyone who enjoys wine. Each 2-hour class is held on Monday evenings after work between 6:00 and 8:00 PM at Books & Books, Coral Gables, Florida. Four individual wines are tasted…

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Belen Loreto Grand

November 6 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Providing financial assistance to family members in the Philippines can be stressful and take a toll on health and family life. For Filipino emigrants, the pressure to send more money can bring up anger and resentment, along with the fear of being ostracized by their community if they stop. Author and coach Belen Loreto Grand is the voice for thousands of nurses from the Philippines and OFWs (Overseas Filipino Workers) who are bound to family and duty and assist their…

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Richard A. Conn Jr.

November 6 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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Richard A. Conn, Jr. demonstrates why all parents who value science and reason can help stop the centuries-old practice of religious indoctrination and offers advice on how to encourage children to discover the world and their place in it for themselves. Only by teaching them that we are in this world together and have a limited time to live can we truly enable them to flourish and build a peaceful world—not just for their generation but for the future. “In…

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Monk Yun Rou

November 8 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Change The World By Changing Yourself Find answers: Today, it’s easy to get outraged by world events, frustrated by our own personal battles, and disenfranchised from government and leadership. Born of moral indignation, informed by decades of study, and seasoned by a life of devoted self-cultivation, Monk Yun Rou’s Mad Monk Manifesto has the answers we’re looking for, organically cohering personal prescriptions and calls to social and political action in one powerful document. Discover venerated wisdom: Based on ancient Chinese wisdom such as Lao…

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Dr. Judith Guskin

November 9 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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This novel is set in tumultuous times 1630-1677 in colonial New England and London. In the beginning there was peaceful co-existence between the English colonists and the Native American Nations. Comfort Bradford, the daughter of the Governor of Plymouth, is friends with her Wampanoag neighbors; she speaks their language and respects their culture. Decades later her friend Metacom leads his people and other tribes in a united effort against the colonies. It was a war that almost destroyed all New…

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Storytime & Craft

November 10 @ 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Join us every Saturday for story time! Children of all ages are invited with their parents to read a book, browse our shelves and have some literary fun with our crew! See you there! Coral Gables at 10:30am Suniland Shops at 11am

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Readers Guild Book Club

November 11 @ 3:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

READERS GUILD BOOK CLUB Ages 10 & up (5th grade reading level & up) Join us at the First Reader’s Guild Book Club—Calling all Kids Crazy About Books and Literary Enthusiasts who need an Outlet to laugh, learn, listen and debate on the good stuff: the classics, the scientific, the fantasy, the philosophical, and sometimes—the banned! Oh no, did we say banned? Objective:   Encourage Active Reading and Critical thinking through interactive discussions incorporating history, geography, vocabulary, author intent, and friendly debate.…

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Storytime & Craft

November 17 @ 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Join us every Saturday for story time! Children of all ages are invited with their parents to read a book, browse our shelves and have some literary fun with our crew! See you there! Coral Gables at 10:30am Suniland Shops at 11am

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Ivan Obolensky

November 19 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books, 265 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 US
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Eye of the Moon is a gothic mystery of the finest order, Eyes Wide Shut meets Agatha Christie. Eye of the Moon is the award-winning debut novel by Ivan Obolensky, set in the world of the 1970s New York aristocrats. When Johnny and Percy were ten, Johnny’s Aunt Alice mysteriously died while reading the Egyptian Book of the Dead, but they were kept in the dark. Twenty years later, the men investigate what really happened and become ensnared in a web of mystery,…

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Rena Rossner

November 20 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Captivating and boldly imaginative, with a tale of sisterhood at its heart, Rena Rossner's debut fantasy invites you to enter a world filled with magic, folklore, and the dangers of the woods. In a remote village surrounded by vast forests on the border of Moldova and Ukraine, sisters Liba and Laya have been raised on the honeyed scent of their Mami's babka and the low rumble of their Tati's prayers. But when a troupe of mysterious men arrives, Laya falls…

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Storytime & Craft

November 24 @ 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Join us every Saturday for story time! Children of all ages are invited with their parents to read a book, browse our shelves and have some literary fun with our crew! See you there! Coral Gables at 10:30am Suniland Shops at 11am

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Chef Allen’s Sustainable Seafood Dinner featuring Guest Chefs Michael Schwartz, and Aaron Brooks

November 27 @ 7:00 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

The Café at Books & Books at The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts Presents  CHEF ALLEN’S HOOK, CATCH & COOK: AN EVENING OF SUSTAINABLE SEAFOOD Featuring chefs  Michael Schwartz - Michael’s Genuine Aaron Brooks - Edge Steak & Bar  “Tickets always go fast for this very popular dinner that marries environmental education and delicious seafood...” — Mitchell Kaplan Tuesday, November 27, 7pm Tickets: $82 per person + tax and gratuity The Café at Books & Books Inside the Historic Carnival Tower   MICHAEL…

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Neal Shusterman

November 27 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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When the California drought escalates to catastrophic proportions, one teen is forced to make life and death decisions for her family in this harrowing story of survival from New York Times bestselling author Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman. The drought—or the Tap-Out, as everyone calls it—has been going on for a while now. Everyone’s lives have become an endless list of don’ts: don’t water the lawn, don’t fill up your pool, don’t take long showers. Until the taps run dry. Suddenly, Alyssa’s…

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An Evening with Annie Leibovitz

November 28 @ 7:30 pm
Adrienne Arsht Center, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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PURCHASE TICKETS HERE Annie Leibovitz is one of the most influential photographers of our time. In an exclusive event to mark the publication of a revised and expanded edition of Annie Leibovitz at Work (Phaidon), she will present and discuss a selection of her pictures. Originally published in 2008, Annie Leibovitz at Work was written with young photographers in mind, but it provides an illuminating view of Leibovitz’s photographic practice for a broad audience. There are stories behind some of…

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Gustavo Novoa

November 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta Jungle Fables/Fabulas de la jungla JUNGLE FABLES / FABULAS DE LA JUNGLA, publicado por Editorial Ultramar / ArtesMiami, es un encantador libro de poesía bilingüe (inglés-español) compuesto de ilustraciones de célebres animales en peligro de extinción. Este fue creados por el poeta-artista chileno-estadounidense Gustavo Novoa. Según Charles Wieland, "Hay una calidad en las fábulas de Novoa que me recuerda a los antiguos proverbios. Al igual que con Esopo y otros escritores de la antigüedad, Novoa ridiculiza el mundo de…

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Louise Penny

November 29 @ 7:30 pm
Miami Dade College Chapman Conference Center Wolfson Campus, 300 NE 2nd Ave, Bldg 3, 2nd Floor
Miami, FL 33132
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The new Chief Inspector Gamache novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author. PURCHASE TICKETS HERE When a peculiar letter arrives inviting Armand Gamache to an abandoned farmhouse, the former head of the Sûreté du Québec discovers that a complete stranger has named him one of the executors of her will. Still on suspension, and frankly curious, Gamache accepts and soon learns that the other two executors are Myrna Landers, the bookseller from Three Pines, and a young builder. None of…

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Rachel Cobb

November 30 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Mistral is a portrait of Provence seen through its legendary wind. Photographer Rachel Cobb illustrates the effects of this relentless wind that funnels down the Rhône Valley, periodically gusting to 120 km per hour―hurricane strength on the Beaufort wind force scale. The region has, accordingly, adjusted to accommodate the mistral's impact. Some houses are built the traditional way, with few or no windows on the windward side and the main entrance on the sheltered side. Heavy stones hold down terra-cotta roof…

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