Upcoming Events

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

House of Hollow: An Evening with Krystal Sutherland and Karen M. McManus

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Krystal Sutherland In conversation with Karen M. McManus House of Hollow (G.P. Putnam's Son, $18.99) Tuesday, April 6, 6 pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER FOR FREE HERE   A dark, twisty modern fairytale where three sisters discover they are not exactly all that...

The Making of a House: How Four Partners from Robert A.M. Stern Architects Design Residences to Last Generations

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Books & Books present… An Evening with Roger H. Seifter, Randy M. Correll, Grant F. Marani, and Gary L. Brewer Houses: Robert A.M. Stern Architects (The Monacelli Press, $85) Tuesday, April 6, 7pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast   REGISTER HERE FOR FREE For over fifty years, Robert A.M. Stern Architects has designed extraordinary houses and residences around...

The Gift of Forgiveness: Katherine Schwarzenegger Pratt

Books & Books presents… An Evening with Katherine Schwarzenegger Pratt In conversation with Jamie Kern Lima The Gift of Forgiveness (Penguin Life, $14) Wednesday, April 7, 7pm EST   PURCHASE BOOK + TICKET HERE   A fresh, inspiring book on learning how to forgive, with firsthand stories from those who have learned to let go...

Brandi Carlile in conversation with Glennon Doyle

An Evening with Brandi Carlile In conversation with Glennon Doyle discussing Broken Horses Wednesday, April 7 at 8 PM ET   PURCHASE TICKETS HERE   There will be a musical performance component to this event. Stream will remain available to view until 11:59 PM PT on April 21.   About Broken Horses: The critically acclaimed...

The Call to Unite: An Evening with Tim Shriver and Loretta Claiborne

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Tim Shriver In conversation with Loretta Claiborne The Call to Unite: Voices of Hope and Awakening (The Open Field, $25) Thursday, April 8, 7pm EST   PURCHASE BOOK + TICKET HERE   From some of our most prominent spiritual and religious leaders, poets and...

Two Truths and a Lie: A Virtual Event with Ellen McGarrahan and Sarah Gerard

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… A Virtual Event with Ellen McGarrahan In conversation with Sarah Gerard Two Truths and a Lie: A Murder, a Private Investigator, and Her Search for Justice  (Random House, $28) Friday, April 9, 12pm EST LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE   In this “spellbinding memoir” (The...

Writers for Democratic Action present The 51st State: DC and America’s Future

James Caroll moderates this conversation on DC statehood with Derek Musgrove, Aviva Kempner, and Ethelbert Miller on Politics & Prose Live! This event is presented in partnership with our friends at Solid State Books and the Writers for Democratic Action organization. The District of Columbia's citizens pay taxes, vote in general elections, and bear all...

Beeswing: An Evening with Richard Thompson and Michael Stock

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Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present… An Evening with Richard Thompson In conversation with Michael Stock Beeswing: Losing My Way and Finding My Voice 1967-1975 (Algonquin, $27.95) Saturday, April 10, 7pm EST   GET TICKETS HERE An intimate look at the early years of one of the world’s most significant and influential guitarists...