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August 2019

Chef Allen’s Farm-to-Table Dinner: CBD Edition

August 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Back by popular demand... Have you been waiting to try CBD? Join us for another CBD-infused Farm-to-Table meal created by our very own Chef Allen Susser. The menu will be our signature vegetarian, family-style dinner with a CBD twist. We’re partnering with local CBD distributors to work towards the healthier, more balanced life we all strive to live. What is CBD? CBD (Cannabidiol) is the non-psychoactive compound found in hemp plants. CBD has been shown to relieve pain, reduce inflammation,…

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

August 28
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am 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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Gables Gallery Night Closing featuring Klara Chavarria

August 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Celebrate the success of August's Coral Gables Gallery Night featuring International artist, Klara Chavarria! An artist and designer with a BFA from Kansas State University that started her career over 15 years ago and currently works in her Coral Gables Studio. The work explores shared human experiences and the mystery of life. The exhibition opened on Friday, August 2nd and has been on view throughout the month of August. This evening, Ms. Chavarria will be discussing the pieces in her…

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City Theatre @ Wine Down Wednesdays

August 28 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Take a SIP of City Theatre's Sparkling Shorts at Books & Book's Wine Down Wednesday on August 28th! City Theatre is serving up a delicious delivery of 3 short plays (10 minutes each) to wet your whistle, while you relax, imbibe, and enjoy your evening. And for a night cap?  Get a quick shot, a SNEAK PEEK scene, from City Theatre's upcoming production of the full length play The Cake by Bekah Brunstetter. 7:00 pm: Covenant (or Bagels and Butchery)…

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Suniland Spanish Storytime

August 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 21, 2019

Books & Books at Suniland Shops, 11297 South Dixie Highway
Pinecrest, FL 33156 United States
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Every Thursday at 4 PM in Suniland! Join us for a new SPANISH storytime in Suniland! Every week a new guest will conduct the reading. Hasta pronto!

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New! Coconut Grove Mind Body Spirit Reading Circle

August 29 @ 6:00 pm
Books & Books in Coconut Grove, 3409 Main Highway
COCONUT GROVE, FL 33133 United States
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  The Coconut Grove Mind, Body, Spirit Reading Circle is a space to connect with others in the path of constant learning and spiritual evolution. It provides an opportunity to ground your mind and explore books from our mind body and spirit section in a guided discussion setting. This reading circle begins with a short centering meditation, followed by reading and discussion of the book chosen. It ends with a guided meditation and reflection. This reading circle is ideal for those…

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Senator Jeff Merkley

August 29 @ 7:30 pm
Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 De Soto Blvd.
Coral Gables, 33134 United States
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An exposé and cry of outrage at the cruelty and chaos the Trump administration has wrought at the border with child separations, border blockades, and a massive gulag of child prisons housing thousands. Jeff Merkley couldn't believe his eyes. He never dreamed the United States could treat vulnerable young families with such calculated brutality. Few had witnessed what Merkley discovered just by showing up at the border and demanding to see what was going on behind closed doors. Contrary to…

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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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Nuevas tendencias en la literatura escrita en español en Estados Unidos

August 30 @ 8:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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SOBRE EL MODERADOR DEL PANEL Pedro Medina León nació en Lima, Perú. Es autor de la novela Varsovia (Florida Book Awards 2017 y los libros Mañana no te veré en Miami, Marginal y Tour: una vuelta por la cultura popular de Miami, y editor de las antologías Viaje One Way y Miami (Un)Plugged. Además es creador y editor del portal cultural y sello editorial Suburbano Ediciones y como gestor cultural ha sido co-creador de los programas Pido la Palabra #CuentoManía, Miami Film Machine, Miami Literario y Escribe Aquí –galardonado con…

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Storytime & Craft

August 31 @ 10:30 am
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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CANCELADO: 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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Este evento ha sido cancelado hasta nuevo aviso. Vuelva a consultar para obtener información actualizada la próxima semana.   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…

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September 2019

RESCHEDULED: Queer Board Game Night

September 1 @ 5:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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This event had been RESCHEDULED due to Hurricane Dorian. NEW Date: Sunday, September 29 in Coral Gables Time: 5:00pm Bring your favorite table top board game for a night of victory points, win conditions, and disco classics. Flaming Classics cofounder Juan Barquin and viral drag queen Florida Man bring you an event for queer nerds and the people who love them. From favorites like Settlers of Catan and Avalon to deeper cuts like Scythe and Dominion, come play your board…

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

September 4
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am 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 presents the Underwater Homeowners Association

September 4 @ 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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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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Suniland Spanish Storytime

September 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 21, 2019

Books & Books at Suniland Shops, 11297 South Dixie Highway
Pinecrest, FL 33156 United States
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Every Thursday at 4 PM in Suniland! Join us for a new SPANISH storytime in Suniland! Every week a new guest will conduct the reading. Hasta pronto!

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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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Irene McKinstry Oria

September 6 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Mientras el Imperio español y el Reino de la Gran Bretaña se enfrentan en el Caribe en la Guerra del Asiento, la hija de un almirante inglés se enamora de un marino vasco, prisionero de la Real Armada británica. Anne Stewart e Iñigo de Iturriaga deciden romper las rígidas normas de una sociedad que había previsto dos destinos muy diferentes para ellos y, a partir de ese momento, se enfrentan alas consecuencias de su arriesgada decisión… Este apasionante relato nos…

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“Small Worlds” Exhibit: Meet the Artist Reception

September 6 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Books & Books Bookstore in Coral Gables is proud to showcase “Small Worlds,” a stunning exhibit that captures the soul of nature and wildlife as seen through the eyes of acclaimed conservation photographer Phoenix. From the majesty and frailty of the Florida Everglades to the haunting beauty of Ireland, each fine art photograph shares a story of our collective small world. Miami native and Fort Lauderdale resident Phoenix saw within many of her larger, collected works compositions that fit the…

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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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Storytime & Craft

September 7 @ 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am 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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Storytime with ENRICH Literacy Program

September 7 @ 11:00 am
Books & Books at Suniland Shops, 11297 South Dixie Highway
Pinecrest, FL 33156 United States
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Join us for a special story time with ENRICH Literacy Program at our Suniland Shops location! The ENRICH Literacy Program was created in collaboration with clinicians to educate and empower all parents to engage, nurture, and read to infants and children. The program provides resources for parents and educators in our community to increase literacy rates from birth and beyond. ENRICH aligns with our Nicklaus Children’s Health System mission “to be where the children are.” Did you know? Reading aloud to your…

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CANCELADA: Doctora Sara Malagold

September 7 @ 5:00 pm

“Mas loco que una cabra” tiene un mensaje simple y esclarecedor: todos tenemos una fuerza única y poderosa, capaz de guiarnos positivamente en el desarrollo de nuestra potencialidad. Pero esa energía aparece muchas veces dormida, apagada, y desperdiciada. Vivimos arraigados a convencionalismos incuestionables, llenos de miedos, mitos, mandatos irracionales, imposiciones en vez de explicaciones, o manipulaciones en lugar de negociaciones. La patología disfrazada de camaradería, y la negatividad apoderándose de nuestra vulnerabilidad. Gradualmente, dejamos de reír, vibrar y hasta de…

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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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KIDS: Jarod Roselló

September 8 @ 2:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Two Latinx kids battle supernatural threats to their working-class neighborhood with the power of science, magic, and a pair of very special hoodies. Red Panda and Moon Bear are the defenders of their community! Together, these brave siblings rescue lost cats, scold bullies, and solve mysteries, all before Mami and Papi get home. But lately... the mysteries have been EXTRA mysterious. All of RP and MB's powers may not be enough to handle spooks, supervillains, alien invaders, and time warps!…

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Philip Mudd

September 8 @ 6:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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“An insider’s view of life inside the CIA following 9/11, when all the old protocols were off…A revealing and engaging account of life in the shadows.” —Kirkus Reviews Heated debates about torture were ignited in 2014 after the US Senate published a report of the Program, detailing the CIA's use of "enhanced interrogation techniques" to draw information from detainees. The report, Philip Mudd posits, did not fully address key questions: How did the officials actually come to their decisions? What happened…

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Daniel Pedreira

September 9 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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This book presents a meticulously-researched biography on Guillermo Belt Ram rez, one of Cuba's most important diplomats of the 20th century. As Ambassador, Belt represented his homeland in the United States and the Soviet Union as the Cold War turned wartime allies into enemies. He also represented a generation of diplomats who, after bearing witness to the horrors of war, had the resolve to join to create the United Nations and regional organizations such as the Organization of American States.…

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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 rapper N.O.R.E. with an introduction by DJ Supa Cindy. 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…

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¡Tómate una copa y escribe mejor!, con Lourdes Vázquez

September 10 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books at The Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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Una tertulia literaria guiada. Embriaga a tu editor interno y exprésate con libertad. Así es como funciona: te damos un tema, escribes durante diez minutos. Si quieres, compartes el texto con el resto de los participantes. Hacemos una pausa para socializar y para que tomes una copa. Repetimos la dinámica. Tema: Ese yo, ¿de qué fibra está hecho? Entrada gratuita y la primera copa la invita la casa. Acera la moderadora: Lourdes Vázquez es una poeta y narradora. Reside en Estados Unidos.…

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

September 11
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am 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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Suniland Five Minute Pieces

September 11 @ 6:00 pm
Books & Books at Suniland Shops, 11297 South Dixie Highway
Pinecrest, FL 33156 United States
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Join us for a free reading event! Sign up to read your own creative work to an engaged audience of writers and readers. 5-minute slots for aspiring writers! Sign up @ the door  Featuring P. Scott Cunningham and Caridad Moro

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Seanne Murray

September 11 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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The Art of Submission: The Woman's Guide to Fulfillment is the beginning of a new wave of feminism, moving from #metoo to #iam, away from victimization and toward self-actualization and empowerment on our own terms. The attainable goal is independent, self-created, unadulterated fulfillment. So, sit back, savor and prepare for all the satisfaction you desire and deserve. BUY THE BOOK HERE About the author:  Seanne N. Murray aspired to be a writer from the early age of seven. She’s authored…

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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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Suniland Spanish Storytime

September 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 21, 2019

Books & Books at Suniland Shops, 11297 South Dixie Highway
Pinecrest, FL 33156 United States
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Every Thursday at 4 PM in Suniland! Join us for a new SPANISH storytime in Suniland! Every week a new guest will conduct the reading. Hasta pronto!

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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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FIRST DRAFT: A Literary Social

September 12 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books at The Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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Have a drink. Write a story. Have another drink. Write a better story. Instructor: TBA Theme: TBA 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 the house) and a guided writing prompt. Share your writing. You never know what you might knock out as you knock one back!  

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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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Ana Maria Jaramillo

September 13 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Este libro es una guia practica para todos aquellos padres que quieran ayudar a sus hijos a atravesar con exito el complicado sistema educativo de Estados Unidos, analizado por una avezada periodista y madre de dos alumnas universitarias. COMPRA EL LIBRO AQUÍ Acera de la autora: Ana Maria Jaramillo es periodista por más de 25 años y madre de dos hijas -una recién graduada de college y otra empezándolo-  y ha experimentado en ''carne propia" los retos que tienen los papás hispanos…

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Michele Gelfand

September 13 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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A celebrated social psychologist offers a radical new perspective on cultural differences that reveals why some countries, cultures, and individuals take rules more seriously and how following the rules influences the way we think and act. In Rule Makers, Rule Breakers, Michele Gelfand, “an engaging writer with intellectual range” (The New York Times Book Review), takes us on an epic journey through human cultures, offering a startling new view of the world and ourselves. With a mix of brilliantly conceived studies and…

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Storytime & Craft

September 14 @ 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am 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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FOR KIDS: Brad Meltzer

September 14 @ 1:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Drop your gently-used children’s books into the Read to Learn Books for Free bin and stay to have lunch with us and learn all about Walt Disney and Marie Curie with best-selling New York Times author Brad Meltzer. Brad will sign books after the presentation. California Pizza Kitchen, 300 Miracle Mile, will donate a portion of your bill to Read to Learn Books for Free, which provides free books to children. RSVP HERE FOR FREE   The 18th picture book…

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Lilyam Martinó

September 14 @ 5:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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El escudo de David es una novela que combina hechos reales con ficción, para destacar la lucha por la libertad y la defensa de los valores democráticos en un país llamado Venedicta, gobernado por un régimen despótico que abusó de su autoridad para atropellar los derechos de los ciudadanos a vivir en libertad y con dignidad en pleno siglo XXI. Es una historia que puede ocurrir en cualquier país si no se advierten y frenan a tiempo las apetencias del poder…

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Ryan Stoa

September 14 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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How the future of post-legalization marijuana farming can be sustainable, local, and artisanal. What will the marijuana industry look like as legalization spreads? Will corporations sweep in and create Big Marijuana, flooding the market with mass-produced weed? Or will marijuana agriculture stay true to its roots in family farming, and reflect a sustainable, local, and artisanal ethic? In Craft Weed, Ryan Stoa argues that the future of the marijuana industry should be powered by small farms―that its model should be more…

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Encuentro con Margarita Cano

September 15 @ 6:00 pm
Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Artista visual y promotora de cultura Ven para compartir una noche con nosotros y la Fundación Cuatrogatos en homenaje a la artista visionaria Margarita Cano. Margarita estará en conversación con Sergio Andricaín, escritor y cocreador de la Fundación Cuatrogatos y Alina Interián, directora ejecutiva de el Florida Center for the Literary Arts en Miami Dade College. Ejemplares de los libros de niño y reproducciones de obras por Margarita Cano serán disponible para la venta. Acerca de la artista: Margarita Cano nació en Cuba…

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