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August 2018

Frances de Pontes Peebles

August 24 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

The story of an intense female friendship fueled by affection, envy and pride--and each woman's fear that she would be nothing without the other. RSVP HERE Some friendships, like romance, have the feeling of fate.Skinny, nine-year-old orphaned Dores is working in the kitchen of a sugar plantation in 1930s Brazil when in walks a girl who changes everything. Gra a, the spoiled daughter of a wealthy sugar baron, is clever, well fed, pretty, and thrillingly ill behaved. Born to wildly…

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October 2018

Jack E. Davis

October 4 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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The historical rendezvous between civilization and nature in the Gulf of Mexico becomes a uniquely American story in this environmental epic. RSVP HERE When painter Winslow Homer first sailed into the Gulf of Mexico, he was struck by its "special kind of providence." Indeed, the Gulf presented itself as America’s sea—bound by geography, culture, and tradition to the national experience—and yet, there has never been a comprehensive history of the Gulf until now. And so, in this rich and original…

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Deborah Harkness

October 15 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Discovery of Witches, a novel about what it takes to become a vampire. This event is free and open to the public: Please RSVP HERE for a guaranteed seat before 6:45pm. Set in contemporary Paris and London, and the American colonies during the upheaval and unrest that exploded into the Revolutionary War, a sweeping story that braids together the past and present.  On the battlefields of the American Revolution, Matthew de Clermont meets Marcus…

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