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Agnes Gomillion

The Record Keeper is a visceral and thrilling near-future dystopia examining past and present race relations. After World War III, Earth is in ruins, and the final armies have come to a reluctant truce. Everyone must obey the law–in every way–or risk shattering the fragile peace and endangering the entire human race. Arika Cobane is on…

July 21 @ 4:00 pm

Books & Books in Coral Gables

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An Evening with Colson Whitehead

Colson Whitehead, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning Oprah’s Book Club selection The Underground Railroad, will be in Miami for an exclusive appearance to celebrate the highly-anticipated follow-up, THE NICKEL BOYS: A Novel (Penguin Random House)—a devastating, driven narrative that showcases a great American novelist writing at the height of his…

July 26 @ 8:00 pm

Adrienne Arsht Center, Knight Concert Hall

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An Evening with Zulema Arroyo Farley

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…

September 10 @ 8:00 pm

Books & Books in Coral Gables

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Leonard Pitts, Jr.

A page-turning look at race and violence in WWII-era America— posing big questions about morality, race, and what it might take for people to confront learned dehumanization of others—that showcases Pitts’s gift for telling emotionally wrenching stories.  Could you find the courage to do what’s right in a world on fire? Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and…

August 08 @ 8:00 pm

Books & Books in Coral Gables

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Daniel Silva in conversation with Jamie Gangel

Books & Books is pleased to welcome #1 New York Times Bestselling author, Daniel Silva for his stunning new novel of intrigue, betrayal, and revenge! Daniel will be in conversation with his wife, NBC’s Jamie Gangel. Purchase a ticket and receive entry for two (2) guests. Tickets include one (1) copy of the book and…

July 27 @ 7:30 pm

Books & Books in Coral Gables

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Ayse Papata Bucak

A debut story collection of spectacular imaginative range and lyricism from a Pushcart Prize–winning author. In Ayse Papatya Bucak’s dreamlike narratives, dead girls recount the effects of an earthquake and a chess-playing automaton falls in love. A student stops eating and no one knows whether her act is personal or political. A Turkish wrestler, a…

August 21 @ 8:00 pm

Books & Books Coral Gables

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