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July 2019

Gary John Bishop

July 19 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Why do you act the way you do? Do you ever feel like you get stuck in destructive cycles that hold you back from living the life you really want? In a dynamic, compelling and aha-filled journey, Stop Doing That Sh*t helps you connect the dots of your “stuff” all the way from your past to the present. You’ll make sense of yourself as you uncover how to interrupt those destructive cycles of yours and make the kind of profound shift needed…

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Agnes Gomillion

July 21 @ 4:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Record Keeper is a visceral and thrilling near-future dystopia examining past and present race relations. After World War III, Earth is in ruins, and the final armies have come to a reluctant truce. Everyone must obey the law--in every way--or risk shattering the fragile peace and endangering the entire human race. Arika Cobane is on the threshold of taking her place of privilege as a member of the Kongo elite after ten grueling years of training. But everything changes when…

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Rudy Pérez @ BAL HARBOUR SHOPS

July 23 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Books & Books at Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Ave
Bal Harbour, FL 33154 United States
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Presenta El Latin Hitmaker  Por primera vez, Rudy Pérez, comparte su extraordinario proceso desde un pobre niño refugiado en Miami hasta la composición de las mejores canciones de éxito en el escenario mundial. Nombrado el compositor latino más exitoso de la historia, Rudy Pérez es el creador de algunos de los discos más vendidos de Beyoncé, Julio Iglesias, Christina Aguilera e Il Divo. El Latin Hit Maker es una lectura obligada para todos los amantes de la música, una historia genuina del…

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Rudy Pérez @ CORAL GABLES

July 24 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta El Latin Hitmaker  Por primera vez, Rudy Pérez, comparte su extraordinario proceso desde un pobre niño refugiado en Miami hasta la composición de las mejores canciones de éxito en el escenario mundial. Nombrado el compositor latino más exitoso de la historia, Rudy Pérez es el creador de algunos de los discos más vendidos de Beyoncé, Julio Iglesias, Christina Aguilera e Il Divo. El Latin Hit Maker es una lectura obligada para todos los amantes de la música, una historia genuina del paso…

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Cadwell Turnbull

July 25 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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An alien ship rests over Water Island. For five years the people of the US Virgin Islands have lived with the Ynaa, a race of superadvanced aliens on a research mission they will not fully disclose. They are benevolent in many ways but meet any act of aggression with disproportional wrath. This has led to a strained relationship between the Ynaa and the local Virgin Islanders and a peace that cannot last. A year after the death of a young…

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Carol Baxter

July 26 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Mrs Keith Miller, internationally known aviatrix, was taken to the county jail here today and held for investigation by State Attorney's investigators. Jail attendants said they understood she was held in connection with the shooting of an airline pilot.' Petite, glamorous and beguiling, Jessie 'Chubbie' Miller was one remarkable woman ... flyer, thrill seeker, heartbreaker. No adventure was too wild for her, no danger too extreme. And all over the world men adored her. When the young Jessie left suburban…

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Suzanne Powell

July 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta Cambia ya  Suzanne Powell nos abre, por primera vez, su botica particular y comparte con nosotros todos esos consejos y trucos que, durante años y en las más diversas situaciones, le han ayudado a preservar su bienestar, cuidar su salud y vivir libre de tóxicos. Una forma sencilla y natural de cuidarnos de manera consciente. Este libro no pretende ser un tratado de salud, es mucho más, es un regalo, una charla inspirada entre la autora y sus lectores…

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Fefi TeVe presenta Diálogos con el alma

July 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Fefi.TeVe....Presenta ...."Domingos Culturales" “FORO LITERARIO” Escritoras Latinoamericanas Domingo, 28 de Julio  2019 a las 10 AM Tema:  Diálogos con el ALMA  !  LA MUJER GIRASOL ESCRITORAS - LIBROS INVITADOS  Y el ALMA dijo aquí estoy- Felicia de Marin La Sagrada Familia de SOFIA JOY - ANNIA OSSANDON                       

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Alex Flinn

July 28 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books at Suniland Shops, 11297 South Dixie Highway
Pinecrest, FL 33156 United States
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Join us for a special edition of the YA Book Club OPEN to all! We're hosting local, best-selling author Alex Flinn for her new book Girls of July. Perfect for fans of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and To All the Boys I've Loved Before, this compelling contemporary novel is from Alex Flinn, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beastly. Four girls. One unforgettable July. Britta is the bubbly drama queen. She needs to get away—and a peaceful cabin in the woods sounds like…

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Robert Friedman

July 29 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Puerto Rico Trilogy offers a captivating view into the lives of individuals caught up in the Caribbean island's wild and wooly colonial politics. Journalist-turned-novelist Robert Friedman explores with suspense, compassion and dark humor what it has been like for Puerto Rico's residents to live, love, work and plot there. Crime, corruption, and colonialism are woven into The Puerto Rico Trilogy, which consists of three separate character-driven novels that focus on the Caribbean island and its complex political and social relationship…

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August 2019

Carla Zaplana

August 1 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta Come limpio  Carla Zaplana te invita a embarcarte en un viaje hacia el cambio profundo de tus hábitos alimenticios. En este libro, la autora comparte su filosofía «come limpio» y te propone tomar las riendas de tu salud mediante un reto que pasa por tres fases: la dieta omnívora, la vegetariana y la raw (alimentos crudos).  En este proceso irás suprimiendo progresivamente las sustancias que cargan el organismo y le restan vitalidad. Dejarás atrás los ingredientes de origen animal…

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Jeff Carroll presents Black Sci-Fi

August 1 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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  About The Harlem Shake: No Where to Run Two lovers are reunited by the storm of the century.. Just when New Yorkers were given a wakeup call into the realities of Global Warming by way of Hurricane Sandy, Harlem becomes host to yet another one of Mother Nature’s catastrophic lessons. There was an inactive fault line under the village of Harlem. When this fracture in the bedrock of Harlem’s famed 125th street becomes active, all of Harlem begins to…

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Kyndra Holley (in conversation with Cristina Curp)

August 2 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Kyndra Holley is back again with another crave-worthy cookbook, but this time she is showing you that transitioning to dairy-free keto is anything but boring.  Dairy-Free Keto Cooking is packed with Kyndra’s signature mouthwatering and flavorful recipes that will leave you feeling satisfied and feeling your best. Using only approachable and accessible, nutrient dense, real food ingredients, Kyndra offers you a dairy-free keto roadmap that does not require a search for unfamiliar specialty ingredients or that you have a gourmet kitchen.  Each…

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Una mirada indiscreta con Alejandro Ríos

August 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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La mirada indiscreta ¡En vivo! El prestigioso programa de televisión -único del audiovisual cubano en democracia-, y el libro de igual nombre, publicado por Hypermedia, se presentan en vivo junto a su creador, el crítico de cine Alejandro Ríos el sábado 3 de agosto a las 7:00 p.m. en Books & Books. Con la misma sencillez y sabiduría que caracteriza su disertación semanal en televisión, Ríos conversará sobre el cine en general y el cubano en particular, así como de…

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Dani McClain

August 7 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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A warm, wise, and urgent guide to parenting in uncertain times, from a longtime reporter on race, reproductive health, and politics. In We Live for the We, first-time mother Dani McClain sets out to understand how to raise her daughter in what she, as a black woman, knows to be an unjust--even hostile--society. Black women are more likely to die during pregnancy or birth than any other race; black mothers must stand before television cameras telling the world that their slain…

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Rochelle Riley

August 8 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery is a plea to America to understand what life post-slavery remains like for many African Americans, who are descended from people whose unpaid labor built this land, but have had to spend the last century and a half carrying the dual burden of fighting racial injustice and rising above the lowered expectations and hateful bigotry that attempt to keep them shackled to that past. The Burden, edited by award-winning Detroit newspaper…

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Leonard Pitts, Jr.

August 8 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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A page-turning look at race and violence in WWII-era America— posing big questions about morality, race, and what it might take for people to confront learned dehumanization of others—that showcases Pitts’s gift for telling emotionally wrenching stories.  Could you find the courage to do what’s right in a world on fire? Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and bestselling novelist Leonard Pitts, Jr.’s new historical page-turner is a great American tale of race and war that encourages readers to grapple with big questions…

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Megan Maxwell

August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta Yo soy Eric Zimmerman vol. 1 y vol. 2 Me llamo Eric Zimmerman y soy un poderoso empresario alemán. Me caracterizo por ser un hombre frío e impersonal, que disfruta del sexo sin amor y sin compromiso. En uno de mis viajes a España para visitar una de mis delegaciones conocí a una joven llamada Judith Flores. Ella me hizo reír, me hizo cantar, me hizo incluso bailar, y yo no estaba acostumbrado a eso. Cuando me di cuenta…

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Katy Yocom

August 9 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Leaving behind a nomadic and dangerous career as a journalist, Sarah DeVaughan returns to India, the country of her childhood and a place of unspeakable family tragedy, to help preserve the endangered Bengal tigers. Meanwhile, at home in Kentucky, her sister, Quinn--also deeply scarred by the past and herself a keeper of secrets--tries to support her sister, even as she fears that India will be Sarah's undoing. As Sarah faces challenges in her new job--made complicated by complex local politics…

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A Taste of Coral Gables: Cookbook Launch Party

August 13 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us for this special event to celebrate the launch of the ultimate Coral Gables restaurant guide, A Taste of Coral Gables. The evening will begin with a signing held at Books & Books, to be followed by a cocktail reception at the Coral Gables Museum.    A Taste of Coral Gables: The Cookbook and Culinary Tour of the City Beautiful is brimming with all the great food and good vibes that make this sunny city in South Florida such a magnet for…

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Asma Uddin

August 14 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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A galvanizing look at constitutional freedoms in the United States through the prism of attacks on the rights of American Muslims.  Religious liberty lawyer Asma Uddin has long considered her work defending people of all faiths to be a calling more than a job. Yet even as she seeks equal protection for Evangelicals, Sikhs, Hindus, Muslims, Native Americans, Jews, and Catholics alike, she has seen an ominous increase in attempts to criminalize Islam and exclude American Muslims from their inalienable rights. Somehow,…

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Sheila Morataya

August 16 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta Yo soy único e irrepetible: El método infalible para cultivar el amor propio y dirigir desde el alma Con su voz clara y sincera, Sheila Morataya ofrece una guía inspiradora no solo para identificar tus fortalezas y habilidades, sino también para ayudarte a lograr una felicidad verdadera y duradera. Su método simple y efectivo te ayudará a transformar el miedo en autoestima; la inseguridad en confianza total; la envidia por admiración y relaciones interpersonales disfuncionales se volverán poderosas alianzas.…

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Lauren Arboleda

August 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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Discussing Pregnancy from the Heart  “Pregnancy from the Heart” (PFTH) is Lauren’s first book (all done from the heart) offering her pregnancy experiences (good & bad) and new nutritional knowledge gained from her first pregnancy. She has compiled fun, active, healthy and “real”pregnancy tips for powerful moms, expecting moms and future moms.The book also offers many delicious easy-to-make Food from the Heart recipes and valuable lifestyle tips that any health-conscious person can relate to and have fun with. Pregnancy from the…

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An Evening with Karl Marlantes

August 20 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Karl Marlantes’s debut novel Matterhorn has been hailed as a modern classic of war literature. In his new novel, Deep River, Marlantes turns to another mode of storytelling―the family epic―to craft a stunningly expansive narrative of human suffering, courage, and reinvention. In the early 1900s, as the oppression of Russia’s imperial rule takes its toll on Finland, the three Koski siblings―Ilmari, Matti, and the politicized young Aino―are forced to flee to the United States. Not far from the majestic Columbia River, the siblings…

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Karl Marlantes

August 20 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Karl Marlantes’s debut novel Matterhorn, a New York Times Notable Book and winner of the Center for Fiction’s Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize, has been hailed as a modern classic of war literature. In his new novel, Deep River, Marlantes turns to another mode of storytelling—the family epic—to craft a stunningly expansive narrative that is no less rich and honest in its depiction of human suffering, courage, and reinvention. Born into a farm family in late nineteenth-century Finland, the three Koski siblings—Ilmari, Matti, and…

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Ayse Papata Bucak

August 21 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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A debut story collection of spectacular imaginative range and lyricism from a Pushcart Prize–winning author. In Ayse Papatya Bucak’s dreamlike narratives, dead girls recount the effects of an earthquake and a chess-playing automaton falls in love. A student stops eating and no one knows whether her act is personal or political. A Turkish wrestler, a hero in the East, is seen as a brute in the West. The anguish of an Armenian refugee is “performed” at an American fund-raiser. An…

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Cuentomania 2019: Primera lectura

August 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Con grato orgullo le damos la bienvenida a la primera lectura de Cuentomanía 2019, 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 páginas y en librerías.

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Elissa Altman

August 22 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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How can a mother and daughter who love (but don’t always like) each other coexist without driving each other crazy? It’s the universal question that has defined mothers and daughters from Demeter and Persephone to Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher. “Wise, evocative, and rich in insight, this compassionate and beautiful memoir is ultimately an act of love.”—Claire Messud, author of The Burning Girl After surviving a traumatic childhood in nineteen-seventies New York and young adulthood living in the shadow of her flamboyant…

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Elissa Altman

August 22 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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After surviving a traumatic childhood in nineteen-seventies New York and young adulthood living in the shadow of her flamboyant mother, Rita, a makeup-addicted former television singer, Elissa Altman has managed to build a very different life, settling in Connecticut with her wife of nearly twenty years. After much time, therapy, and wine, Elissa is at last in a healthy place, still orbiting around her mother but keeping far enough away to preserve the stable, independent world she has built as…

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Rodolfo R. Pou

August 23 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta Diaspora y desarrollo: ensayos para el presente y el futuro  En colaboración con Miami Book Fair La obra comprende una colección de opiniones actualizadas, bajo una visión vanguardista que, sin compromiso, sobre lo político, lo social, lo económico y lo cultural de las diásporas latinoamericanas en los Estados Unidos, pero en especial la dominicana, logra un documento pionero en su género.  Arrancando con el prólogo de Tomás Regalado, hasta la composición de su contenido, el trabajo presenta tópicos amplios,…

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Yaniv Cohen

August 24 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Ultimate Guide to the One-of-a-Kind Flavors of the Middle East Delight your senses and excite your palate as Yaniv Cohen, aka The Spice Detective, leads you on a culinary tour through the exciting world of Middle Eastern spices. Divided into 15 chapters organized by spice, such as “Nigella Seed,” “Turmeric,” and “Sumac,” MY SPICED KITCHEN covers a vast array of the region’s cooking styles. With a lineup of delicious recipes, Yaniv highlights each spice's unique flavor and illustrates how spice…

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Sergio Roitberg

August 29 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta Expuestos  En las últimas décadas, la vertiginosa sucesión de innovaciones tecnológicas -desde la fabricación de vehículos eléctricos y autónomos hasta la ingeniería genética, pasando por smartphones, redes sociales y aplicaciones- alteró por completo las bases sobre las que la humanidad organizó durante siglos la vida en sociedad. ¿Cómo lidiar con estos cambios, que demuelen a diario todas nuestras certezas? Expuestos nace como una hoja de ruta para entender la actual manera de relacionarnos en el contexto del update permanente…

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Rene Pineda

August 31 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta Como piensan los ricos: como lograr la liberta financiera  En esta obra, Como piensan los ricos: como lograr la libertad financiera Rene Pineda nos narra su historia de inmigrante en Estados Unidos y luego en Canadá y como de lavar platos en un restaurante llegó a ser un inversionista exitoso de la bolsa de valores. Les mostrará las historias de algunas personas que lograron afrontar la adversidad y no solo eso, pudieron mejorar su vida y llegaron al éxito.…

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September 2019

Jennine Capó Crucet

September 4 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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From the author of Make Your Home Among Strangers, essays on being an “accidental” American―an incisive look at the edges of identity for a woman of color in a society centered on whiteness In this sharp and candid collection of essays, critically acclaimed writer and first-generation American Jennine Capó Crucet explores the condition of finding herself a stranger in the country where she was born. Raised in Miami and the daughter of Cuban refugees, Crucet examines the political and personal contours…

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Un Encuentro con lectores junto a Julio Bevione

September 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presentando Vivir en la zona  Vivir en La Zona es un bestseller argentino que presenta un enfoque práctico y fácil de la búsqueda de la espiritualidad inspirado en Un Curso de Milagros, un compendio de sabiduría espiritual contenido en un libro que es, sin duda, el más profundo que jamás hayas leído.  Un manual que sirve de guía a las personas para que identifiquen y purifiquen sus miedos y pensamientos limitantes, invitando a establecer relaciones más amorosas y a vivir con libertad,…

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Francis Luca & Rosa Lowinger

September 6 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The first half of the twentieth century witnessed a golden age of cultural exchange between Cuba and the United States. Beaches, nightclubs, and casinos lured tourists south to a tropical playground, while Hollywood celebrities and Cuban performers fueled a craze for rumba, mambo, and Afro-Cuban jazz up north. With insightful essays and rare photographs, magazines, and advertisements, these pages offer visions of the people and places that made Cuba so important in the American imagination. Promising Paradise sheds light on…

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Edwidge Danticat

September 7 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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From the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author of Brother, I'm Dying, a collection of vividly imagined stories about community, family, and love. Rich with hard-won wisdom and humanity, set in locales from Miami and Port-au-Prince to a small unnamed country in the Caribbean and beyond, Everything Inside is at once wide in scope and intimate, as it explores the forces that pull us together, or drive us apart, sometimes in the same searing instant. In these eight powerful, emotionally absorbing stories, a romance…

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Joanna Johnson

September 11 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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How do Caribbean writers see the British countryside?  Do they feel included, ignored, marginalized?   In Topographies of Caribbean Writing, Race, and the British Countryside, Joanna Johnson shows how writers like Derek Walcott, V.S. Naipaul, Jean Rhys, Grace Nichols, Andrea Levy, and Caryl Phillips have very different and unexpected responses to this rural space.  Johnson demonstrates how Caribbean writing shows greater complexity and wider significance than accounts and understandings of the British countryside have traditionally admitted; at the same time, close examination…

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Ali Wenzke

September 12 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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A comprehensive, upbeat guide to help you survive the moving process from start to finish, filled with fresh strategies and checklists for timing and supplies, choosing which items to toss and which to keep, determining the best place to live, saying farewell and looking forward to hello. Moving is a major life change—time consuming, expensive, often overwhelming, and sometimes scary. But it doesn’t have to be! Instead of looking at it as a burdensome chore, consider it a new adventure.…

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Héctor Manuel Gutiérrez en conversación con Lilliam Moro

September 12 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States

Books & Books presenta Cuando el viento es amigo en conversación con la poeta Lilliam Moro.    Cuando el viento es amigo es lo que pudiera llamarse un libro que trata de encerrar la lucidez de la convivencia; que mira el discurrir, el vacío y las pequeñas y grandes desventuras de la existencia. Diría que en este acercamiento hay una creíble voluntad de sobrevida y un deleitable regodeo en la realidad que el autor intenta mostrarnos sin adornos. Allí el mundo enunciado…

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Gina Rippon

September 16 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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A breakthrough work in neuroscience and an incisive corrective to a long history of damaging pseudoscience, finally debunking the myth that there is a biological distinction between male and female brains For decades if not centuries, science has backed up society's simple dictum that men and women are hardwired differently, that the world is divided into two different kinds of brains—male and female. However, new research in neuroimaging suggests that this is little more than "neurotrash." In this powerfully argued work,…

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Carol Damian, Steve Stein & Nicario Jimenez Quispe

September 17 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Art meets today’s political debate over immigration in this beautifully illustrated exploration of Nicario Jiménez Quispe’s retablos. This beautifully illustrated full-color book offers a unique depiction of the current immigration debate through the lens of renowned Peruvian artist Nicario Jiménez Quispe, a recent immigrant to the United States. An internationally recognized maker of retablos, Jiménez has begun creating work that powerfully encapsulates the struggles, possibilities, and tragedies of immigration from the Global South to North America. A decorative box with figures in the…

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Christian Beyer

September 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta El ciclo del espíritu: Una matriz de vida En esta obra, Christian Beyer nos introduce de la mano en el mundo de la metafísica más profunda. Sintetizando conocimientos de una gran diversidad de fuentes espirituales consigue que la información contenida en una simple caries nos permita resolver conflictos de todo tipo.Como dice el autor: “tras sucumbir a la admiración la parte más dura de nuestro cuerpo, los dientes, me vi poco a poco conducido hasta lo más sutil de…

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Darcey Steinke

September 18 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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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 scientific fact that had escaped her through the…

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Cuentomania 2019: Segunda lectura

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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Con grato orgullo le damos la bienvenida a la primera 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 páginas y librerías.

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