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July 2019

An Evening with Colson Whitehead

July 26 @ 8:00 pm
Adrienne Arsht Center, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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Colson Whitehead, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning Oprah’s Book Club selection The Underground Railroad, will be in Miami for an exclusive appearance to celebrate the highly-anticipated follow-up, THE NICKEL BOYS: A Novel (Penguin Random House)—a devastating, driven narrative that showcases a great American novelist writing at the height of his powers. The event is presented in partnership with Books & Books and Miami Book Fair and will be introduced by Mitchell Kaplan of Books & Books. PURCHASE TICKETS HERE In his…

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Daniel Silva in conversation with Jamie Gangel

July 27 @ 7:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Books & Books is pleased to welcome #1 New York Times Bestselling author, Daniel Silva for his stunning new novel of intrigue, betrayal, and revenge! Daniel will be in conversation with his wife, NBC's Jamie Gangel. Purchase a ticket and receive entry for two (2) guests. Tickets include one (1) copy of the book and there will be a book signing to follow the talk. We are so excited for July, 27 - we hope you are, too! Hurry and…

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August 2019

Bella Thorne

August 6 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Life of a Wannabe Mogul: Mental Disarray, Bella Thorne’s collection of illuminating and inspiring poems chronicles her personal struggles, relationships, and wild-child lifestyle, all with her trademark wit and wisdom.   PURCHASE TICKETS TO THE EVENT HERE This event is an AUTOGRAPHING ONLY. Each ticket purchased includes one (1) copy of Bella's book "The Life of a Wannabe Mogul" book and entry to the signing line. Only tickets bought via Eventbrite will be admitted into the event. Please arrive early. …

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Sister Helen Prejean in conversation with Rev. Laurie Hafner

August 15 @ 7:30 pm
Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 De Soto Blvd.
Coral Gables, 33134 United States
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Books & Books is honored to present Sister Helen Prejean for her revelatory and intimate memoir, River of Fire: My Spiritual Journey (Random House, $27) at the Coral Gables Congregational Church. Sister Helen will be in conversation with Rev. Dr. Laurinda Hafner with an introduction by Shed Boren. Tickets are $27 for (1) one copy of the book and admits (2) two guests to the presentation.  Please remember, seating is limited so make sure to arrive early.  Sister Helen Prejean is one of the…

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September 2019

Rick Ross

September 9 @ 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 highly-anticipated memoir from hip-hop icon Rick Ross chronicles his coming of age amid Miami's crack epidemic, his star-studded controversies, and his unstoppable rise to fame. Making an exclusive appearance in the city that shaped him, Rick Ross will be in conversation with a soon-to-be-announced moderator. The event is held in partnership with the Miami Book Fair.  Rick Ross is an indomitable presence in the music industry, but few people know the full story behind his rise to fame. Now, for…

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An Evening with Zulema Arroyo Farley

September 10 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Last Lecture meets The Bright Hour in this poignant account of how the Latina Medium, Zulema Arroyo Farley, lives life to the fullest, refusing to let a rare form of cancer and chronic illnesses determine her destiny. On Zulema’s fourth date with the man who is now her husband, they created a “Life List” of adventures they would share together; from skydiving, to luxurious trips around the world, and as wine collectors, traveling the wine regions to meet their favorite producers. Wildly…

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Darcey Steinke

September 18 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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A brave, brilliant, and unprecedented examination of menopause Menopause hit Darcey Steinke hard. First came hot flashes. Then insomnia. Then depression. As she struggled to understand what was happening to her, she slammed up against a culture of silence and sexism. Some books promoted hormone replacement therapy. Others encouraged accepting the coming crone. Beyond that, there was little that offered a path to understanding menopause in a complex, spiritual, and intellectually engaged way. She felt lost until she encountered a…

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An Evening with Salman Rushdie

September 26 @ 7:30 pm
Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus Auditorium, 300 NE 2nd Ave, Bldg 1, 2nd Floor
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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Books & Books is thrilled to announce that we will be hosting Booker Prize-winning, internationally-bestselling author Salman Rushdie as he launches his new novel, QUICHOTTE (Random House, $28) presented in collaboration with Miami Book Fair at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus Auditorium. Tickets are on sale now and include admission for (2) two guests and (1) one copy of the book. World-renowned storyteller Salman Rushdie is at the height of his power in his highly-anticipated novel QUICHOTTE (Random House; 9/3/2019), an…

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An Evening with Ann Patchett

September 27 @ 7:30 pm
Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 De Soto Blvd.
Coral Gables, 33134 United States
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Books & Books is pleased to welcome Ann Patchett, the New York Times bestselling author of Commonwealth and State of Wonder, for a discussion of her most powerful novel to date: a richly moving story that explores the indelible bond between two siblings, the house of their childhood, and a past that will not let them go. “'Do you think it’s possible to ever see the past as it actually was?’ I asked my sister. We were sitting in her car, parked in front of…

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November 2019

An Evening with Ta-Nehisi Coates

November 4 @ 8:00 pm
Adrienne Arsht Center, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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Books & Books in collaboration with the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts and the Miami Book Fair is pleased to present National Book Award winning author TA-NEHISI COATES  Tickets Coming Soon!    In only a decade’s time, National Book Award winner Ta-Nehisi Coates has produced some of our country’s most seminal pieces of non-fiction writing. Whether in personal narratives like Between the World and Me or reportage like The Case for Reparations, his luminous prose and gift for…

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