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April 2019

Lydia Fitzpatrick

April 25 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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A gripping and deftly plotted narrative of family and belonging, Lights All Night Long is a dazzling debut novel from an acclaimed young writer "Lights All Night Long is utterly brilliant and completely captivating. . . . One of the most propulsive, un-put-downable literary novels I've read in ages."--Anthony Marra, author of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena Fifteen-year-old Ilya arrives in Louisiana from his native Russia for what should be the adventure of his life: a year in America as an exchange student. The…

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The Literary Life with Mitchell Kaplan: A Weekly Podcast

April 27
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until May 31, 2019

  Mitchell Kaplan has been a bookseller and has owned the independent bookstores Books & Books for over 35 years. If you love books, writers or are a passionate reader, this podcast is for you. Enter The Literary Life where every Saturday you’ll hear candid conversations with Mitchell and his guests. SUBSCRIBE + LISTEN HERE           About the Host:  Mitchell Kaplan, a Miami Beach native, founded Books & Books in 1982. Located in Coral Gables, Florida, Books & Books expanded to…

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Independent Bookstore Day 2019

April 27
Books & Books, 265 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 US
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WHAT IS BOOKSTORE DAY ANYWAY? A celebration of bookstores, books, readers, authors, and the whole bookish ecosystem. It takes place on 1 day at more than 500 individual bookstore all over the country. Thank you for coming to ours!   RSVP HERE FOR FREE! WHAT’S WITH THE SPECIAL STUFF? Publishers and authors come together to create one-of-a-kind, exclusive books and literary pieces JUST FOR BOOKSTORE DAY. Get them while they last cause once they’re gone, they’re gone. ALWAYS THE LAST…

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Storytime & Craft

April 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

Every Saturday in  Coral Gables at 10:30am & Suniland Shops at 11am 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!  

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Enric Corbera

April 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 Encuentros con mi alma Este libro consta de tres partes que casi se pueden leer como libros independientes. En la primera se despliegan una serie de conversaciones entre el héroe, nuestro protagonista, y su guía. El héroe quiere volver a casa y para ello va recorriendo su camino de la dualidad a la unidad. Este proceso le lleva a preguntar, a experimentar y a aprender los principios del mundo espiritual. El maestro le habla de la muerte y le…

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Fefi TeVe

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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 Abril 2019  a las 10 AM Tema:  Del Propósito a la Trascendencia  !        ESCRITOR INVITADO Heradio Luces Ledezma - negocios desde el Ser Este no es un libro para emprendedores del modelo convencional, mediante la lectura recibirás las claves y herramientas prácticas para que pongas en marcha un plan de acción que te permitirá trabajar el propósito empresarial desde tu SER, para multiplicar tu productividad y generar…

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Maureen Pilkington & Kevin Pilkington

April 28 @ 4:00 pm
Books & Books, 265 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 US
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  In This Side of Water, Maureen Pilkington’s bright debut collection, precise and vivid language delivers flawed characters to their moments of reckoning. A married woman goes to the cemetery to resurrect her father; a young girl at a beach club witnesses her parents’ infidelity; an icy New Year’s Eve leads a devoted husband to violent clarity; a teenager spies on her mother and a Catholic priest; a Russian “dancer” visits her American husband and plays a dangerous game. In these…

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Lydia Fenet

April 28 @ 5:00 pm
The Betsy Hotel, 1440 Ocean Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States
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Lydia Fenet, Senior Vice President of Christie’s and seasoned auctioneer, shares the secrets of success and the strategies behind her revolutionary sales approach to show you how to embrace and channel your own power in any room.  Who is the most powerful woman in the room? She’s the one who can raise a million dollars in a minute. She’s the one who can command the attention of a crowd of any size from one person to a crowd of five thousand. She’s…

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Nathaniel Rich in conversation with Rafe Pomerance

April 30 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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By 1979, we knew nearly everything we understand today about climate change―including how to stop it. Over the next decade, a handful of scientists, politicians, and strategists, led by two unlikely heroes, risked their careers in a desperate, escalating campaign to convince the world to act before it was too late. Losing Earth is their story, and ours. The New York Times Magazine devoted an entire issue to Nathaniel Rich’s groundbreaking chronicle of that decade, which became an instant journalistic phenomenon―the subject of…

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Letra Urbana Encuentros

April 30 @ 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 cuaderno del año del Nobel Por Mercedes Moresco Un hallazgo inesperado con el que celebrar el 20.º aniversario de la concesión del Premio Nobel a José Saramago. Fruto de un descubrimiento fortuito en el archivo de José Saramago, este libro es el último de los diarios personales que el escritor portugués dejó escrito y que se quedó, como declara el propio autor, «agarrado al disco duro del ordenador.» En sus páginas, que recorren día a día la vida…

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May 2019

Wine Down Wednesday’s at the Café at Books & Books!

May 1
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2019

Need to WINE down? Join us every Wednesday at the Café at Books & Books for Wine Down Wednesdays! 50% off ALL bottles of wine All day long!   CAFE LOCATIONS & HOURS   CORAL GABLES 265 Aragon Ave Coral Gables, FL 33134 305-448-9599 Sun-Thu: 9am-10pm Fri-Sat: 9am-Midnight   ADRIENNE ARSHT CENTER 1300 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33132 786-405-1745 Monday - Saturday: 10am to 8pm Sun: 10am-6pm   COCONUT GROVE 3409 Main Highway COCONUT GROVE, FL 33133 United States 305.477.0866 Monday-Saturday: 11-10 PM Sunday: 11-7 PM

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Xavier Cortada

May 1 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books at Suniland Shops, 11297 South Dixie Highway
Pinecrest, FL 33156 United States
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  Artist’s Statement I travelled to Antarctica in 2006 as a National Science Foundation (NSF) Antarctic Artist and Writers Program fellow. There, I created a series of works on paper by melting ice samples scientists gave me from their research on how human impacts on global climate are melting the Antarctic glaciers. “Underwater HOA” depicts South Florida’s vulnerability to those melting glaciers: The Village of Pinecrest, Florida will encourage its residents to install an “Underwater HOA” yard sign (similar to…

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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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Juan Castro Olivera

May 2 @ 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 Entre La Habana y Miami Entre La Habana y Miami retrata una de las sociedades más divididas del mundo a través de decenas de historias. Como la del balsero Raúl, que llegó al Cayo Marquesa nadando con su mujer a la espalda, la del coleccionista de arte Roberto Ramos, que salió una noche de Cuba con sus cuadros escondidos en un bote, o la de Leonardo y Betty, una pareja que se mantiene unida por Skype. El libro da…

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Andres Oppenheimer

May 2 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Staying true to his trademark journalistic approach, Andrés Oppenheimer takes his readers on yet another journey, this time across the globe, in a thought-provoking search to understand what the future holds for today's jobs in the foreseeable age of automation. The Robots Are Coming! centers around the issue of jobs and their future in the context of rapid automation and the growth of online products and services. As two of Oppenheimer's interviewees -- both experts in technology and economics from Oxford…

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Saskia Vogel

May 3 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Echo is a failing actress who prefers to lose herself in the lives of others rather than examine her own. When her father disappears in a seaside misstep, she and her mother are left grief-stricken, unsure of how to piece back together their family that, it turns out, had never been whole. But then Orly – a dominatrix – moves in across the street. And through her, Echo begins to find the pieces that will allow her to carry on.…

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Coral Gables Gallery Night featuring Dmitry Zhitov

May 3 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Trans-Siberian Express A multi sensory journey across Russia through Photographs by Dmitry Zhitov and Poetry by Ksenia Kogan        Crossing Russia by Trans-Siberian Railway from Moscow to Vladivostok was more than just a 9,288km journey over 7 time-zones, it was a journey to the past… to my childhood. I went back to Russia to visit my family and friends after more than 10 years living in the United States. I felt like I was a child who took…

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Rachel Felder

May 3 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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A unique, full-color compendium that celebrates and explores the enduring power and allure of the world’s most iconic lip shade, jam-packed with entertaining stories, anecdotes, little-known facts, quotes, and more than 100 gorgeous images culled from fine art, photography, and beauty and fashion editorial and advertising. “Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick, and pull yourself together.” — Elizabeth Taylor Lipstick is the one makeup item most women can’t live without—and the most iconic shade is red. Exuding power,…

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The Literary Life with Mitchell Kaplan: A Weekly Podcast

May 4
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until May 31, 2019

  Mitchell Kaplan has been a bookseller and has owned the independent bookstores Books & Books for over 35 years. If you love books, writers or are a passionate reader, this podcast is for you. Enter The Literary Life where every Saturday you’ll hear candid conversations with Mitchell and his guests. SUBSCRIBE + LISTEN HERE           About the Host:  Mitchell Kaplan, a Miami Beach native, founded Books & Books in 1982. Located in Coral Gables, Florida, Books & Books expanded to…

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Storytime & Craft

May 4 @ 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

Every Saturday in  Coral Gables at 10:30am & Suniland Shops at 11am 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!  

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Edwidge Danticat

May 4 @ 1:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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My Mommy Medicine is a picture book about the comfort and love a mama offers when her child isn't feeling well, from renowned author Edwidge Danticat. Whenever I am sick, Or just feel kind of gloomy or sad, I can always count on my Mommy Medicine. When a child wakes up feeling sick, she is treated to a good dose of Mommy Medicine. Her remedy includes a yummy cup of hot chocolate; a cozy, bubble-filled bath time; and unlimited snuggles and…

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@ BAL HARBOUR SHOPS: Rachel Felder

May 4 @ 2:00 pm
Books & Books at Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Ave
Bal Harbour, FL 33154 United States
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A unique, full-color compendium that celebrates and explores the enduring power and allure of the world’s most iconic lip shade, jam-packed with entertaining stories, anecdotes, little-known facts, quotes, and more than 100 gorgeous images culled from fine art, photography, and beauty and fashion editorial and advertising. “Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick, and pull yourself together.” — Elizabeth Taylor Lipstick is the one makeup item most women can’t live without—and the most iconic shade is red. Exuding power,…

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Horacio Gioffré

May 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Presenta La villa de los deseos por José Antonio Gioffré Un joven de provincia llega a la capital Argentina en busca de su destino. Deja un pueblo sumido en la miseria y el atraso, llevando en su valija solamente sus sueños de una vida mejor y un arsenal de ideas, producto de sus obsesivas lecturas, como único recurso para conseguir su sobrevivencia. La pasión juvenil de un erotismo inusitado y desbordado llenarán las páginas de la historia, en donde, y…

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Steven Raichlen

May 5 @ 4:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Grill master Steven Raichlen shares more than 60 foolproof, mouthwatering recipes for preparing the tastiest, most versatile, and most beloved cut of meat in the world—outside on the grill, as well as in the kitchen. Take brisket to the next level: ’Cue it, grill it, smoke it, braise it, cure it, boil it—even bake it into chocolate chip cookies. Texas barbecued brisket is just the beginning: There’s also Jamaican Jerk Brisket and Korean Grilled Brisket to savor. Old School Pastrami…

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Abbigail N. Rosewood

May 6 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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This luminous debut novel follows a young woman from her childhood in Vietnam to her life as an immigrant in the United States – and her necessary return to her homeland. As a child, isolated from the world in a secretive military encampment with her distant mother, she turns for affection to a sympathetic soldier and to the only other girl in the camp, forming two friendships that will shape the rest of her life. As a young adult in…

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Armando Lucas Correa

May 7 @ 7:30 pm
Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 De Soto Blvd.
Coral Gables, 33134 United States
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From the internationally bestselling author of The German Girl, an unforgettable family saga exploring a hidden piece of World War II history and the lengths a mother will go to protect her children—perfect for fans of Lilac Girls, We Were the Lucky Ones, and The Alice Network. Berlin, 1939. Bookseller Amanda Sternberg and her husband, Julius, dreamed of blissful summers spent by the lake at Wannsee and unlimited opportunities for their children. But that all falls apart when the family bookshop is destroyed and…

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Brian Jay Jones

May 7 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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More than 80 years after Theodor Geisel, who wrote and illustrated under the penname Dr. Seuss, published his first children’s book, and 25 years after his death, his books continue to resonate with readers of all ages. According to Publishers Weekly, 1 in 4 new readers select a Dr. Seuss book for their first reading experience. Movies based on his work, like The Grinch, regularly inspire new generations of fans to pick up his books. Nearly three decades after his…

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Wine Down Wednesday’s at the Café at Books & Books!

May 8
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2019

Need to WINE down? Join us every Wednesday at the Café at Books & Books for Wine Down Wednesdays! 50% off ALL bottles of wine All day long!   CAFE LOCATIONS & HOURS   CORAL GABLES 265 Aragon Ave Coral Gables, FL 33134 305-448-9599 Sun-Thu: 9am-10pm Fri-Sat: 9am-Midnight   ADRIENNE ARSHT CENTER 1300 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33132 786-405-1745 Monday - Saturday: 10am to 8pm Sun: 10am-6pm   COCONUT GROVE 3409 Main Highway COCONUT GROVE, FL 33133 United States 305.477.0866 Monday-Saturday: 11-10 PM Sunday: 11-7 PM

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Rachel Hollis at Venture X

May 8 @ 6:00 pm
Venture X Doral, 8350 NW 52nd Terrace Suite 301
Doral, FL 33166 United States
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Meet us at Venture X Doral as we present an early evening talk & book signing  with  RACHEL HOLLIS  discussing Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your Goals RSVP HERE FOR FREE   Rachel Hollis is a #1 New York Times best-selling author of Girl, Wash Your Face, a TV personality, top motivational speaker, top podcast host, CCO of The Hollis Company and mother of four. Rachel was named by Inc. Magazine as one of the “Top 30…

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Jeannette Torres

May 8 @ 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 Ser mamá: cómo encontrar el balance sin perder la cabeza ¿Qué mamá no ha deseado que los días tengan 27 horas y las semanas 9 días? Entre ser mamá, esposa, hija, profesional y, sí, también persona, las horas no dan. La psicóloga y columnista Jeannette Torres, experta en relaciones de familia y madre de dos hijos, ha vivido en carne propia los malabares que la mujer moderna debe hacer para mantener el balance ¡sin perder la cabeza! Tan pronto…

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Israel Ellis

May 8 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books at Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Ave
Bal Harbour, FL 33154 United States
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Each of us has the capacity for greatness. The sum total of all your experiences in life has brought you to a place to realize your greatest self. So what’s stopping you? The answer lies within. The only thing standing between you and your greatness is understanding your unique path.Moving Through Walls contains practices, philosophies, attitudes, and anecdotes that will challenge your assumptions and inspire you to commit to new, transformational practices. Drawing on his life story of overcoming a…

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Rachel Hollis

May 9 @ 8:30 am
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Join us for breakfast with   RACHEL HOLLIS  discussing Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your Goals Thursday, May 9 8:30am: Registration, Breakfast & Networking 9am: Presentation and Signing to Follow Books & Books, Coral Gables Meet the #1 New York Times bestselling author and founder of a multimillion-dollar company, Rachel Hollis as she sounds a wake-up call in her newest book, Girl, Stop Apologizing (HarperCollins Leadership, $24.99). This morning she'll sit down with Lourdes Stephen to talk about…

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FIRST DRAFT: A Literary Social (2019 Writers Institute Edition)

May 9 @ 6:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Have a drink. Write a story. Have another drink. Write a better story. Writers Institute Edition Instructor: Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah (followed by A Night With the National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 featuring Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, Hanah Lillith Assadi, Akwaeke Emezi, Lydia Kiesling, and Moriel Rothman-Zecher) Miami Book Fair presents First Draft, a series of informal writing events that turn happy hours into great stories. You’re inspired. But you’re also thirsty. Swing by a First Draft event for a drink (the first one’s on…

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A Night With the National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35

May 9 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 program honors young fiction writers at the beginning of their careers. Every year, five National Book Award Finalists select one promising writer each to recognize at the beginning of National Book Awards week in November; each Honoree is under 35 and has published one novel or short story collection. Previous honorees include Valeria Luiselli, ZZ Packer, Karen Russell, Angela Flournoy, Phil Klay, and Yaa Gyasi. Tonight features 4 of the 5 Under 35…

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Peter Hessler

May 10 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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From the acclaimed author of River Town and Oracle Bones, an intimate excavation of life in one of the world's oldest civilizations at a time of convulsive change Drawn by a fascination with Egypt's rich history and culture, Peter Hessler moved with his wife and twin daughters to Cairo in 2011. He wanted to learn Arabic, explore Cairo's neighborhoods, and visit the legendary archaeological digs of Upper Egypt. After his years of covering China for The New Yorker, friends warned him Egypt would be…

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The Literary Life with Mitchell Kaplan: A Weekly Podcast

May 11
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until May 31, 2019

  Mitchell Kaplan has been a bookseller and has owned the independent bookstores Books & Books for over 35 years. If you love books, writers or are a passionate reader, this podcast is for you. Enter The Literary Life where every Saturday you’ll hear candid conversations with Mitchell and his guests. SUBSCRIBE + LISTEN HERE           About the Host:  Mitchell Kaplan, a Miami Beach native, founded Books & Books in 1982. Located in Coral Gables, Florida, Books & Books expanded to…

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Storytime & Craft

May 11 @ 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

Every Saturday in  Coral Gables at 10:30am & Suniland Shops at 11am 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!  

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Andrés Neuman

May 11 @ 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 Fractura En colaboración con Miami Book Fair El señor Watanabe, superviviente de la bomba atómica, se siente un fugitivo de su propia memoria y está a punto de tomar una de las decisiones más cruciales de su vida. El terremoto previo al accidente de Fukushima provoca un movimiento de placas que remueve el pasado colectivo. Cuatro mujeres narran sus vidas y sus recuerdos de Watanabe a un enigmático periodista argentino, en un recorrido sentimental y político por ciudades como…

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Helene Berger

May 11 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Choosing Joy by Helene Berger is a book of hope, a personal journey from a woman who was determined to stay positive in the face of her husband’s diagnosis and in the process became an inspiration to other caregivers. Helene Berger began this book unwittingly, pieced together from a journal she began keeping after her husband Ady’s diagnosis with Alzheimer’s. It describes her real life experiences – the mistakes and the successes that allowed the couple to build the best life…

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Mother’s Day Brunch at the Café

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Café at Books & Books, Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Every month, Chef Allen hosts his famous al fresco Farm-to-Table dinner in Coral Gables where he serves up a delicious five-course, plant based dinner. This community-style meal redefines the concept of a sustainable menu with the freshest, seasonal produce brought to you in a creative way. You have your Mother’s Day gift ordered and her favorite flowers purchased, but the best way to treat Mom on her special day is with brunch! Join us for a special Farm-To-Table buffet with healthy, sustainable dishes and a bottomless…

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Karen Hoyos

May 13 @ 6:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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PURPOSE: The Ultimate Quest, is designed to uncover the answers to life’s most important questions: Who am I, and why am I here? Once you know who you really are, and what your purpose is, you can travel beyond the labels in your mind and surrender to fulfill your destiny. PURPOSE features stories of Karen Hoyos’ personal challenges and victories, as well as those of her coaching clients and seminar participants. It also includes “do now” exercises that will transform your life immediately.…

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Wine Down Wednesday’s at the Café at Books & Books!

May 15
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2019

Need to WINE down? Join us every Wednesday at the Café at Books & Books for Wine Down Wednesdays! 50% off ALL bottles of wine All day long!   CAFE LOCATIONS & HOURS   CORAL GABLES 265 Aragon Ave Coral Gables, FL 33134 305-448-9599 Sun-Thu: 9am-10pm Fri-Sat: 9am-Midnight   ADRIENNE ARSHT CENTER 1300 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33132 786-405-1745 Monday - Saturday: 10am to 8pm Sun: 10am-6pm   COCONUT GROVE 3409 Main Highway COCONUT GROVE, FL 33133 United States 305.477.0866 Monday-Saturday: 11-10 PM Sunday: 11-7 PM

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Albert Woodfox

May 16 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Solitary is the unforgettable life story of a man who served more than four decades in solitary confinement―in a 6-foot by 9-foot cell, 23 hours a day, in notorious Angola prison in Louisiana―all for a crime he did not commit. That Albert Woodfox survived was, in itself, a feat of extraordinary endurance against the violence and deprivation he faced daily. That he was able to emerge whole from his odyssey within America’s prison and judicial systems is a triumph of the…

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Heradio Luces

May 17 @ 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 Negocios desde el ser Este no es un libro para emprendedores del modelo convencional, mediante la lectura recibirás las claves y herramientas prácticas para que pongas en marcha un plan de acción que te permitirá trabajar el propósito empresarial desde tu SER, para multiplicar tu productividad y generar un equilibrio mayor en tu vida personal y profesional. El texto está dividido en dos partes; primero se basa en su propia historia como inmigrante emprendedor, en donde luego de recibir…

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The Literary Life with Mitchell Kaplan: A Weekly Podcast

May 18
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until May 31, 2019

  Mitchell Kaplan has been a bookseller and has owned the independent bookstores Books & Books for over 35 years. If you love books, writers or are a passionate reader, this podcast is for you. Enter The Literary Life where every Saturday you’ll hear candid conversations with Mitchell and his guests. SUBSCRIBE + LISTEN HERE           About the Host:  Mitchell Kaplan, a Miami Beach native, founded Books & Books in 1982. Located in Coral Gables, Florida, Books & Books expanded to…

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