Upcoming Events

A Bright Ray of Darkness: An Evening with Ethan Hawke & Kiley Reid

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Ethan Hawke in conversation with Kiley Reid A Bright Ray of Darkness (Knopf, $27.95) Saturday, February 20, 7pm ET LIVE via ZOOM PURCHASE BOOK AND TICKET HERE   The blistering story of a young man making his Broadway debut in Henry IV just as...

An Ecstatic Dance Party with Jessica Zweig and Sah D’Simone

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Jessica Zweig In conversation with Sah D’Simone discussing Be: A No-Bullsh*t Guide to Increasing Your Self Worth and Net Worth by Simply Being Yourself (Sounds True, $27.99) Monday, February 22, 7pm   PURCHASE TICKETS HERE   To celebrate the launch of the BE. A...

Breakfast with Hope

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Wake up to BREAKFAST WITH HOPE, a monthly reading & discussion group hosted by Hope Torrents and sponsored by Sylvester Cancer Center!   Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center logo Next Meeting: Tuesday, February 23, 8AM EST   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE This Month’s Book:   For readers of Atul Gawande and Jerome Groopman, a book of...

Being Ram Dass: An Evening with Rameshwar Das and Mark Epstein

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Rameshwar Das In conversation with Mark Epstein discussing Being Ram Dass (Sounds True, $29.99) Tuesday, February 23, 7:30pm LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   Rameshwar Das, coauthor of BEING RAM DASS will join Mark Epstein, MD, psychiatrist and author, in conversation about the life and new memoir from spiritual teacher...

Fevers, Feuds, and Diamonds: Dr. Paul Farmer and Dr. Erin Kobetz

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Partners In Health with the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Books & Books invite you to a virtual book celebration featuring Dr. Paul Farmer and Dr. Erin Kobetz. Join Dr. Erin Kobetz of the University of Miami and Partners In Health Co-Founder and Chief Strategist Dr. Paul Farmer on Wednesday February 24,...

How to Avoid A Climate Disaster: Bill Gates in conversation with Kristen Welker

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In this urgent, authoritative book, Bill Gates sets out a wide-ranging, practical--and accessible--plan for how the world can get to zero greenhouse gas emissions in time to avoid a climate catastrophe. Bill Gates has spent a decade investigating the causes and effects of climate change. With the help of experts in the fields of physics, chemistry,...

The Ten Year War: An Evening with Jonathan Cohn and Sarah Kliff

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Books & Books presents… An Evening with Jonathan Cohn In conversation with Sarah Kliff The Ten Year War: Obamacare and the Unfinished Crusade for Universal Coverage  (St. Martin’s Press, $29.99) Thursday, February 25, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   Jonathan Cohn's The Ten Year War is the definitive account of the...

Tortillera: An Afternoon with Caridad Moro, Richard Blanco and Nikki Moustaki

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Afternoon with Caridad Moro In conversation with Richard Blanco and Nikki Moustaki discussing Tortillera (Texas Review Press, $19.95) Sunday, February 28, 4 pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   The word tortillera means lesbian in Español. The moniker is familiar to most Spanish...

The Smash-Up: An Evening with Ali Benjamin and Brendan Mathews

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Ali Benjamin In conversation with Brendan Mathews The Smash-Up (Random House, $27) Monday, March 1, 7pm ET LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   A marriage spirals out of control when the issues of our day—cultural, political, and social—becoming intensely personal in this...

Landslide: An Evening with Susan Conley and Judy Blume

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Books & Books and Books & Books @ The Studios of Key West… An Evening with Susan Conley In conversation with Judy Blume Discussing Landslide (Knopf, $26.95) Tuesday, March 2, 7:30 pm LIVE via Crowdcast   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   From the author of Elsey Come Home, a stunning novel about a mother caring...

Decoding “Despacito”: An Evening with Leila Cobo and Luis Fonsi

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Leila Cobo In conversation with Luis Fonsi Decoding “Despacito”: An Oral History of Latin Music (Vintage, $16.95) Wednesday, March 3, 7pm LIVE via Crowdcast   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   A behind the scenes look at the music that is currently the soundtrack of...

CITY THEATRE: CRITTER SHORTS

A FREE reading of four shorts plays concerning our four legged, furry friends and other critters to make you giggle and gasp at how much we share on this planet!   WATCH HERE FOR FREE

Dirty Gold: An Evening with Jay Weaver and Nicholas Nehamas

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Jay Weaver and Nicholas Nehamas Dirty Gold (PublicAffairs, $28) Thursday, March 4, 8 pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   The explosive story of the illegal gold trade from South America, and the three Miami businessmen who got rich on it—until...

The Good Girls: Lunch with Sonia Faleiro in conversation with Isaac Chotiner

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… Lunch with Sonia Faleiro The Good Girls: An Ordinary Killing (Grove Press, $26) Friday, March 5, 12 pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   By the award-winning writer of Beautiful Thing, a masterly inquest into how the mysterious deaths of two teenage girls shone...

Dusk, Night, Dawn: A Virtual Evening with Anne Lamott & Hoda Kotb

We are thrilled to present this event in partnership with our friends at Literati, Charis Books & More, and Harvard Book Store.   PURCHASE BOOK + TICKET HERE   In Dusk Night Dawn, Anne Lamott explores the tough questions that many of us grapple with. How can we recapture the confidence we once had as...

Klara and the Sun: Kazuo Ishiguro in conversation with Neil Gaiman!

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Books & Books, Gramercy Books & Quail Ridge Books joins forces to present... Nobel laureate KAZUO ISHIGURO In conversation with award-winning and bestseller author, NEIL GAIMAN to celebrate the publication of Ishiguro’s magnificent new novel, Klara and the Sun  (Knopf, $28) Saturday, March 6, 2021, 6:00 PM EST   PURCHASE TICKET + BOOK HERE   About the...

Come Fly the World: An Evening with Julia Cooke

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Julia Cooke Come Fly the World: The Jet-Age Story of the Women of Pan Am (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $28) Monday, March 8, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   Glamour, danger, liberation: in a Mad Men–era of commercial flight, Pan Am...

Metropolitan Stories: An Evening with Christine Coulson and Michael Gallagher

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Christine Coulson In conversation with Michael Gallagher Metropolitan Stories: A Novel (Other Press, $15.99) Friday, April 16, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   “Only someone who deeply loves and understands the Metropolitan Museum could deliver such madcap, funny, magical, tender,...

Chasing My Cure: An Evening with David Fajgenbaum and Dr. Mikkael A. Sekeres

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Books & Books and The University of Miami Department of Medicine… An Evening with David Fajgenbaum In conversation with Dr. Mikkael A. Sekeres Chasing My Cure: A Doctor's Race to Turn Hope Into Action (Ballantine, $17) Tuesday, March 9, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   The powerful memoir of a young...

Sea Wife: Amity Gaige and Megha Majumdar

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Amity Gaige In conversation with Megha Majumdar Sea Wife (Vintage, $16) Wednesday, March 10, 7pm LIVE via Crowdcast   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   From the highly acclaimed author of Schroder, a smart, sophisticated page literary page-turner about a young family who escape suburbia...

A Virtual Evening with Annabelle Gurwitch in Conversation with Dave Barry

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Books & Books presents… A Virtual Evening with ANNABELLE GURWITCH IN CONVERSATION WITH DAVE BARRY discussing her new book You're Leaving When? Adventures in Downward Mobility (Counterpoint, $26) THURSDAY, MARCH 11, 8PM Presented in partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium GET TICKETS HERE Tickets are $35 and include a copy of the book and...

Valentine: An Evening with Elizabeth Wetmore and Ron Charles

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Elizabeth Wetmore Valentine (Harper Perennial, $17) Friday, March 12, 7pm ET LIVE via Crowdcast   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   Written with the haunting emotional power of Elizabeth Strout and Barbara Kingsolver, an astonishing debut novel that explores the lingering effects of a brutal...

The Idea of You: An Evening with Robinne Lee and Meena Harris

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Robinne Lee In conversation with Meena Harris The Idea of You: A Novel (St. Martin's Griffin, $16.99) Saturday, March 13, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE Solène Marchand, the thirty-nine-year-old owner of an art gallery in Los Angeles, is reluctant...

Topics of Conversation: Miranda Popkey and Lynn Steger Strong

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Miranda Popkey In conversation with Lynn Steger Strong Topics of Conversation (Vintage, $15) Monday, March 15, 7pm LIVE via Crowdcast   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   A compact tour de force about sex, violence, and self-loathing from a ferociously talented new voice in fiction,...

Dear Black Girl: An Evening with Tamara Winfrey Harris and Patrice Grell Yursik

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Books & Books presents… An Evening with Tamara Winfrey Harris In conversation with Patrice Grell Yursik Dear Black Girl: Letters From Your Sisters on Stepping Into Your Power Friday, March 19, 6pm EST On INSTAGRAM LIVE TUNE IN HERE "Dear Black Girl is the empowering, affirming love letter our girls need in order to thrive...

Vera: An Evening with Carol Edgarian and Amy Bloom

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Carol Edgarian In conversation with Amy Bloom Vera: A Novel (Scribner, $27) Friday, March 19, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE New York Times bestselling author Carol Edgarian delivers an astonishing feat of imagination, a grand adventure set in 1906...

America’s Bilingual Century: An Afternoon with Steve Leveen and Calvin Sims

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Books & Books presents… An Afternoon with Steve Leveen In conversation with Calvin Sims America's Bilingual Century: How Americans Are Giving the Gift of Bilingualism to Themselves, Their Loved Ones, and Their Country (America the Bilingual Press, $30) Saturday, March 20, 4 pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   Imagine an...

Lifelines: An Afternoon with Melissa and Doug Bernstein

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Books & Books presents… An Afternoon with Melissa and Doug Bernstein Lifelines: An Inspirational Journey from Profound Darkness to Radiant Light Sunday, March 21, 1 pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE Join Melissa Bernstein, Co-Founder of the wildly successful toy company Melissa & Doug, on a journey to triumph over anxiety, depression,...

No Barrier Can Contain It: An Evening with Ariel Mae Lambe

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Books & Books and the Cuban Research Institute present… An Evening with Ariel Mae Lambe No Barrier Can Contain (University of North Carolina Press, $41.94) Monday, March 22, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE Vividly recasting Cuba’s politics in the 1930s as transnational, No Barrier Can Contain It reimagines Cuban activism during...

“The Ocean is Closed” Virtual Launch Event

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Books & Books presents… An Evening Honoring Jon Bradshaw With Anna Wintour, Michael Zilkha, Julian Sands, Alex Belth, Anne Taylor Fleming, A. Scott Berg, and Adam Moss discussing The Ocean is Closed: Journalistic Adventures and Investigations (ZE Books, $35) Tuesday, March 23, 7pm EST   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE “Exemplary journalism by a writer who...

Shooting Midnight Cowboy: An Evening with Glenn Frankel and Arlo Haskell

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Books & Books and Books & Books @ The Studios of Key West… An Evening with Glenn Frankel Shooting Midnight Cowboy: Art, Sex, Loneliness, Liberation, and the Making of a Dark Classic  (FSG, $30) Wednesday, March 24, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   The Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and New York Times–bestselling...

An Afternoon with Julie Marie Wade, Maureen Seaton and Denise Duhamel 

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Afternoon with Julie Marie Wade, Maureen Seaton and Denise Duhamel Skirted, Second Story and Undersea  Sunday, March 28, 4pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE About Skirted: “These precise and honest lines chart how their queer speaker measures and crosses water in all its...

Escape from Castro’s Cuba: An Evening with Tim Wendel and Saul Wisnia

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Books & Books presents… An Evening with Tim Wendel In conversation with Saul Wisnia Escape from Castro's Cuba: A Novel (University of Nebraska Press, $19.95)  Monday, March 29, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   In this visionary sequel to Castro’s Curveball, the former Washington Senators Minor League catcher has returned to...

Of Women and Salt: An Evening with Gabriela Garcia and Maite Morales

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Gabriela Garcia In conversation with Maite Morales Of Women and Salt (Flatiron, $26.99) Tuesday, March 30, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   A sweeping, masterful debut about a daughter's fateful choice, a mother motivated by her own past, and a...

Arianna Huffington and Marina Khidekel discussing YOUR TIME TO THRIVE

We are thrilled to present this event in partnership with our friends at Harvard Bookstore and Politics & Prose. Arianna Huffington founded her company Thrive Global with the mission of changing the way we work and live. Now, Your Time to Thrive brings together science, storytelling, ancient wisdom, and advice from inspiring people from all walks of life...

The Impudent Ones: An Evening with Kelsey L. Haskett and Michael Reynolds

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Kelsey L. Haskett In conversation with Michael Reynolds The Impudent Ones (New Press, $25.99) Wednesday, March 31, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   Published for the first time in English, the debut novel of Marguerite Duras--renowned author of The Lover...

City Theatre: She Shorts!

Join CITY THEATRE MIAMI for SHE SHORTS, an evening of short plays that concentrate on female identifying stories and/or storytellers with an LGBTQ+ focus.   WATCH HERE FOR FREE