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March 2019

Cecile Richards

March 29 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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To Make Change, You Have to Make Trouble From Cecile Richards—president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund for more than a decade, daughter of the late Governor Ann Richards, featured speaker at the Women’s March on Washington, and a “heroine of the resistance” (Vogue)—comes a story about learning to lead and make change, based on a lifetime of fighting for women’s rights and social justice. Cecile Richards has been an activist since she was…

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April 2019

An Evening with Richard Blanco in conversation with Mitchell Kaplan

April 3 @ 7:30 pm
Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 De Soto Blvd.
Coral Gables, 33134 United States
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Books & Books presents RICHARD BLANCO discussing How to Love a Country: Poems, featuring an on-stage conversation with Mitchell Kaplan. Selected by President Obama to be the fifth inaugural poet in history, Richard Blanco followed in the footsteps of Robert Frost and Maya Angelou. The youngest, first Latino, first immigrant, and first openly gay person to serve in the role, he read his inaugural poem, “One Today” on January 21, 2013 to the entire nation. Blanco and his family arrived in Miami…

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MEET & GREET: Gigi Gorgeous

April 10 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Today, Gigi Gorgeous is beloved for her critically-acclaimed documentary, her outrageous sense of humor, her no-holds-barred honesty, and her glam Hollywood lifestyle. Ten years ago, she was a gawky Canadian teen named Gregory. In He Said, She Said, Gigi brings us on her personal journey from Gregory to Gigi, going deeper than ever before and exposing her vulnerability behind each struggle and triumph, with her signature humor on every page. With stunning photography and heirloom snapshots, He Said, She Said…

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An Evening with Bret Easton Ellis

April 19 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Books & Books is thrilled to host the iconic author of American Psycho and Less Than Zero, for his latest book White, his first in nearly a decade! Combining personal reflection and social observation, Bret Easton Ellis's first work of nonfiction is an incendiary polemic about this young century's failings, e-driven and otherwise, and at once an example, definition, and defense of what "freedom of speech" truly means. Bret Easton Ellis has wrestled with the double-edged sword of fame and notoriety for more than…

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Chef Allen’s Special Farm-to-Table Dinner: AUTHOR EDITION featuring RUTH REICHL!

April 23 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books, 265 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 US
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Ever dreamed of sitting at Ruth Reichl’s dinner table? This is your chance to reserve your spot! In her new memoir, Save Me the Plums (Random House, $27), the trailblazing food writer and beloved restaurant critic chronicles her groundbreaking tenure as editor in chief of Gourmet. Inspired by Reichl’s incredible food journey from Berkley hippie to Conde Nast writer, Chef Allen Susser has created a special sustainable, plant-based menu for this unique Farm-to-Table. Ticket purchase includes a three-course meal, wine pairing, and…

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May 2019

An Evening with E L James

May 1 @ 8:00 pm
Adrienne Arsht Center, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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E L James, whose Fifty Shades of Grey series broke sales records for contemporary adult publishing (150 million copies sold worldwide) will appear in Miami for an exclusive evening conversation at the Adrienne Arsht Center to celebrate the publication of her new stand-alone novel, THE MISTER (Vintage). The event is presented in partnership with the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts and Miami Book Fair and will be moderated by Mitchell Kaplan of Books & Books. AN EVENING WITH…

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