Upcoming Events

In-Person: An Evening with Catherine Mas

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books and FIU's Cuban Research Institute present… AN EVENING WITH CATHERINE MAS discussing Culture in the Clinic: Miami and the Making of Modern Medicine (Studies in Social Medicine) (University of North Carolina Press, $29.95) Friday, January 27th, 7 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow the...

WRITERS FOR DEMOCRATIC ACTION presents The Democracy Book Club: Helping Ukrainian Books and Booksellers (HUBB)

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Writers for Democratic Action and Democracy Book Club presents… An afternoon with Luydmyla Khersonsky, Boris Khersonsky, Katie Farris, and Ilya Kaminsky Moderated by Carolyn Forché discussing Helping Ukrainian Books and Booksellers (HUBB) Saturday, January 28th, 2 PM (ET)| LIVE via Crowdcast  REGISTER FOR FREE HERE Watching the devastation in Ukraine is heartbreaking. The bookselling and publishing community there has been...

In-Person: Morning Coffee with Tracy Kidder | ROUGH SLEEPERS

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books and Camillus House present… MORNING COFFEE WITH TRACY KIDDER To be introduced by Francis Afram-Gyening, CEO of Camillus Health Concern discussing Rough Sleepers: Dr. Jim O'Connell's Urgent Mission to Bring Healing to Homeless People (Random House, $30.00) Sunday, January 29th, 11 AM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables...

In-Person: An Evening with Lillian Manzor & UM Center for the Humanities

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books and UM Center for the Humanities present… AN EVENING WITH LILLIAN MANZOR discussing Marginality Beyond Return: U.S. Cuban Performances in the 1980s and 1990s. Monday, January 30, 6:30 PM | Books & Books, Coral Gables RSVP HERE FOR FREE Join us in-person at Books & Books as UM Professor Lillian Manzor discusses...

A Virtual Evening with Pico Iyer in conversation with Michael Shapiro

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Books & Books, Politics & Prose, Elliott Bay Book Company, and Miami Book Fair present… A Virtual Evening with PICO IYER in conversation with Michael Shapiro discussing The Half Known Life : In Search of Paradise  (Riverhead Books, $26) Monday, January 30, 2023, 7 PM ET   REGISTER HERE   About the Book:  From “one...

In-Person: An Evening with Damon Dominique

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH DAMON DOMINIQUE discussing You Are A Global Citizen: A Guided Journal for the Culturally Curious (Teach Yourself, $14.99) Tuesday, January 31st, 6:30 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow the conversation  RSVP HERE TO ATTEND Books & Books is delighted to...

An Evening with Cassandra Clare | Chain of Thorns

Coral Gables Congregational Church 3010 De Soto Blvd., Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH CASSANDRA CLARE discussing Chain of Thornes (Margaret K. McElderry Books, $24.99) Wednesday, February 1st, 7:30PM LIVE & IN-PERSON at The Coral Gables Congregational Church 3010 De Soto Blvd. Coral Gables (across from the Biltmore Hotel.) RSVP HERE TO ATTEND   Books & Books and the Coral Gables Congregational...

In-Person: Booksmart: Course through Judaism’s Most Important Titles, and the Authors Who Inscribed Them

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books and Chabad in the Gables presents… Rabbi Avraham Stolik's opening session of Book Smart: Course through Judaism’s Most Important Titles, and the Authors Who Inscribed Them Wednesday, February 1st, 7:30 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables RSVPs will be guaranteed a student textbook for the class RSVP...

In-Person: Writing Group with Dana Swift!

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… A new Writing Group with YA Fantasy author DANA SWIFT! Thursday, February 2nd, 7 PM LIVE & IN-PERSON The Café at Books & Books, Coral Gables Courtyard RSVP HERE TO ATTEND FOR FREE   Dana will be discussing the craft of writing along with publishing insights. You'll get the chance to...

In-Person: City Theatre presents City Reads: Sex

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books and City Theatre presents… CITY READS: SEX A reading of four short new plays that explore attraction, orientation, and identity through complex, intimate, and sometimes hilarious relationships between consenting adults. After the reading, join the conversation! Give feedback, meet actors, and discuss the personal impact of themes raised in the plays. This...

In-Person: An Evening with Patricia Engel & Dwyer Murphy discussing The Faraway World

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH PATRICIA ENGEL in conversation with Dwyer Murphy discussing The Faraway World: A Novel (Avid Reader Press, $26) Friday, February 3rd, 7:00 PM LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow the conversation  RSVP HERE TO ATTEND Books & Books is honored to present an...

In-Person: Gallery Opening Night: Collages by Laurie Julia

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… COLLAGES BY LAURIE JULIA Gallery Opening Night: Friday, February 3rd, 7 PM |Books & Books, Coral Gables On view in our Coral Gables Gallery through February 28, 2023 RSVP HERE  Books & Books is thrilled to present Laurie Julia.  This event is FREE and open to the public. Please RSVP only...

In-Person: An Evening with Jim Towey

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH JIM TOWEY discussing To Love and Be Loved: A Personal Portrait of Mother Teresa (Simon & Schuster, $27) Monday, February 6th, 7:00 PM LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow the conversation  RSVP HERE TO ATTEND Books & Books is honored to present...

TWENTY DOLLARS AND CHANGE: A Virtual Evening with Clarence Lusane

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Books & Books presents… A VIRTUAL EVENING WITH CLARENCE LUSANE discussing Twenty Dollars and Change: Harriet Tubman and the Ongoing Fight for Racial Justice and Democracy (City Lights Books, $21.95) Monday, February 6th, 7 PM | LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE "Engaging and insightful, Twenty Dollars and Change illuminates the grassroots effort to have our...

WHAT NAPOLEON COULD NOT DO : A Virtual Evening with DK Nnuro

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Books & Books and Politics & Prose presents… A VIRTUAL EVENING WITH DK NNURO in conversation with Danielle Evans discussing What Napoleon Could Not Do (Riverhead Books, $28.00) Tuesday, February 7, 2023, 7 PM | LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE About the Book: America seen through the eyes and ambitions of three characters...

In-Person: An Evening with Jennifer Maritza McCauley

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH JENNIFER MARITZA MCCAULEY in conversation with Anjanette Delgado discussing When Trying to Return Home: Stories (Counterpoint, $27.00) Tuesday, February 7th, 7 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow the conversation  RSVP HERE FOR FREE Join us in-person at Books & Books...

Una noche con Ludovica Squirru Dari

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presenta… UNA NOCHE CON LUDOVICA SQUIRRU DARI sobre su libro Horóscopo chino 2023 Miércoles, 8 de febrero, 6:30 PM | Books & Books, Coral Gables RSVP AQUÍ Sobre el libro: «Año de reiniciar, resetear la vida, el origen y el rumbo de la humanidad». —L.S.D. Como el Conejo Blanco de Alicia en el país...

In-Person: An Evening with Dr. Vandana Shiva

Coral Gables Congregational Church 3010 De Soto Blvd., Coral Gables

Books & Books and FIU's Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs presents… AN EVENING WITH DR. VANDANA SHIVA discussing Terra Viva: My Life in a Biodiversity of Movements (Chelsea Green Publishing Company, $22.95) Wednesday, February 8th, 7 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Coral Gables Congregational United Church of Christ Signing to...

In-Person: An Evening with Robin F. Bachin discussing Engaging Place, Engaging Practices

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH ROBIN F. BACHIN with an introduction by Michael Liu discussing Engaging Place, Engaging Practices: Urban History and Campus-Community Partnerships (History and the Public) (Temple Univ. Press, $27.95) Thursday, February 9, 7 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow the conversation  RSVP...

OUR SHARE OF NIGHT| A Virtual Evening with Mariana Enriquez & Silvia Moreno-Garcia

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Books & Books presents… A Virtual Evening with Mariana Enriquez in conversation with Silvia Moreno-Garcia discussing Our Share of Night: A Novel (Hogarth, $28.99) Thursday, February 9th, 2023, 7 PM ET | LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE Mariana Enriquez, the author of The Dangers of Smoking in Bed, brings us a night of supernatural...

In-Person: An Evening with Gray Love

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… GRAY LOVE AN EVENING WITH NAN BAUER-MAGLIN in conversation with Angela Page, Amy Rogers, Erica Manfred, and Susan O'Malley discussing Gray Love: Stories About Dating and New Relationships After 60 (Rutgers Univ. Press, $24.95) Friday, February 10th, 7:00 PM LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow...

In-Person: Family Day on Aragon

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books, the Coral Gables Art Cinema and the Coral Gables Museum present… FAMILY DAY ON ARAGON Storytime presented in partnership with the Coral Gables Art Cinema and the Coral Gables Museum and made possible by a grant from the Coral Gables Community Foundation and sponsorship from Grove Bank & Trust. This program is...

In-Person: An Evening with Alisha Fernandez Miranda

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH ALISHA FERNANDEZ MIRANDA discussing My What If Year (Zibby Books, $16.99) Saturday, February 11th, 6 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow the conversation  RSVP HERE FOR FREE Join us for an IN-PERSON evening with Alisha Fernandez Miranda as she discusses...

ESSEX DOGS: A Virtual Afternoon with Dan Jones & Dana Schwartz

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Books & Books presents… A VIRTUAL AFTERNOON WITH DAN JONES in conversation with Dana Schwartz discussing Essex Dogs (Viking, $30.00) Sunday, February 12, 2023, 1 PM ET | LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER HERE FOR FREE About the Book: July 1346. Ten men land on the beaches of Normandy. They call themselves the Essex Dogs: an unruly...

My What If Year x FunDimension Event for Alisha Fernandez Miranda

FunDimension 2129 Northwest 1st Court, Miami

Books & Books and FunDimension presents…  ALISHA FERNANDEZ MIRANDA discussing My What If Year (Zibby Books, $16.99) Sunday, February 12th, 3-6 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at FunDimension, 2129 Northwest 1st Court Miami, FL 33127 GET TICKETS HERE Join us for an in-person community event with author and podcaster, Alisha Fernandez Miranda, for the launch...

AWE: A Virtual Evening with Dacher Keltner

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Books & Books presents… A VIRTUAL EVENING WITH DACHER KELTNER discussing Awe: The New Science of Everyday Wonder and How It Can Transform Your Life (Penguin Press, $28) Monday, February 13th, 2023, 7 PM ET  REGISTER HERE FOR FREE About the Book: From a foremost expert on the science of emotions and consultant to Pixar’s Inside...

Live Music: Valentine’s Day at the Grove!

Books & Books in Coconut Grove 3409 Main Hwy, Coconut Grove

Books & Books presents… An Evening of Music with ROGER MASON Tuesday, February 14th, 7-8 PM |Books & Books, Coconut Grove Love is in the air! Join us for a Valentine's Day performance at our Coconut Grove location! Check out Mason's book: Jolie Blonde et Aimable Brune: Love Songs from Cajun and Creole Louisiana. About...

Act Naturally: A Virtual Evening with David Thomson & Mark Feeney

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Books & Books presents… A VIRTUAL EVENING WITH DAVID THOMSON in conversation with Mark Feeney discussing Act Naturally: The Magic in Great Performances (Knopf, $30) Wednesday, February 15th, 7 PM | LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER TO WATCH HERE About the Book: From the celebrated film critic and author of The New Biographical Dictionary of Film, a...

¡No Pasarán!: A Virtual Evening with Shane Burley & Benjamin Case

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Books & Books presents… A VIRTUAL EVENING WITH SHANE BURLEY in conversation with  Benjamin Case discussing ¡No Pasarán!: Antifascist Dispatches from a World in Crisis (AK Press, $25) Wednesday, February 15th, 2023, 7 PM ET  REGISTER FOR FREE HERE About the Book: Essays written by a who's who of antifascist researchers, including Talia Lavin (Culture...

Dyscalculia: A virtual Evening with Camonghne Felix,Deesha Philyaw & Kiese Laymon

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Books & Books presents… A VIRTUAL EVENING WITH CAMONGHNE FELIX in conversation with Deesha Philyaw & Kiese Laymon discussing Dyscalculia: A Love Story of Epic Miscalculation: A Novel (One World, $27) Thursday, February 16th, 7 PM | LIVE via Crowdcast REGISTER TO WATCH HERE About the Book: An epic meditation on loving yourself in the...

In-Person: Miami Book Fair and the National Book Foundation Present: An Evening with the 2022 5 Under 35 Honorees

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Please join us, Miami Book Fair and the National Book Foundation to present An Evening with the 2022 5 Under 35 Honorees Alexandra Chang, Joseph Han, Crystal Hana Kim, Alyssa Songsiridej LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Thursday, February 16, 8PM RSVP HERE TO ATTEND The National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35...

In-Person: An Evening with Carolyn Simon

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH CAROLYN SIMON discussing A Pretty Great Life: Life Lessons and Beauty Secrets from a Hollywood Makeup Artist (Balboa Press, $32.29) Friday, February 17th, 7 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow the conversation  RSVP HERE TO ATTEND Books & Books is...

In-Person: An Evening with Joseph Sassoon

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH JOSEPH SASSOON discussing The Sassoons: The Great Global Merchants and the Making of an Empire (Pantheon, $35) Friday, February 18th, 7PM LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables RSVP HERE TO ATTEND   Books & Books is thrilled to present an in-person evening with Joseph Sassoon...

In-Person: An Evening with Joshua Prager | THE FAMILY ROE

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH JOSHUA PRAGER in conversation with Abigail Pogrebin discussing The Family Roe: An American Story (W. W. Norton & Company, $20.00) Sunday, February 19th, 6:30 PM | Books & Books, Coral Gables RSVP HERE FOR FREE Books & Books is thrilled to present an evening with Joshua Prager, in...

In-Person: An Evening with Alexandra Alessandri discussing The Enchanted Life of Valentina Mejía

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH ALEXANDRA ALESSANDRI discussing The Enchanted Life of Valentina Mejía (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, $17.99) Monday, February 20, 6 PM | Books & Books, Coral Gables RSVP HERE FOR FREE This event is FREE and open to the public and books will be available for purchase the night...

In-Person: An Evening with Richard Hurowitz

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH RICHARD HUROWITZ discussing In the Garden of the Righteous: The Heroes Who Risked Their Lives to Save Jews During the Holocaust (Harper, $28.99) Tuesday, February 21st, 7 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow the conversation  RSVP HERE TO ATTEND Books...

In-Person: An Evening with Max Strang discussing Subtropic

Books & Books in Coconut Grove 3409 Main Hwy, Coconut Grove

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH MAX STRANG discussing Subtropic: The Architecture of (Oscar Riera Ojeda Publishers, $99) Wednesday, February 22, 6:30 PM  LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coconut Grove Signing to follow the conversation  RSVP HERE FOR FREE   About the Book: The work of is beautifully explored in this robust...

In-Person: An Evening with Matt Higgins

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… AN EVENING WITH MATT HIGGINS discussing  Burn the Boats: Toss Plan B Overboard and Unleash Your Full Potential (William Morrow, $29.99) Wednesday, February 22nd, 7 PM | LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables Signing to follow the conversation  RSVP HERE FOR FREE Join us in-person at Books &...

In-Person: An Evening with Lillian Guerra

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books and FIU Cuban Research Institute present… AN EVENING WITH LILLIAN GUERRA discussing Patriots and Traitors in Revolutionary Cuba: 1961-1981 (Pitt Latin American Series) (University of Pittsburgh Press, $70) Friday, February 24, 7PM LIVE & IN-PERSON at Books & Books, Coral Gables RSVP HERE TO ATTEND   Books & Books and FIU's Cuban...

A Virtual Evening with Rebecca Makkai & Julia Whelan

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Books & Books, The Midtown Scholar Bookstore, Prairie Lights Books, and Print: A Bookstore present… A Virtual Evening with REBECCA MAKKAI in conversation with Julia Whelan discussing I Have Some Questions For You: A Novel (Viking, $28) Monday, February 27, 2023, 7 PM ET REGISTER HERE Timely, hypnotic, and populated with a cast of unforgettable...

In-Person: An Evening with Baptist Health

Books & Books in Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books presents… An Evening with Susan Kahn in conversation with Brian E. Keeley discussing Baptist Health: A Journey of Caring for South Florida Tuesday, February 28th, 6 PM | Books & Books, Coral Gables RSVP FOR FREE HERE  Books & Books is excited to host Susan Kahn for the release of her book...

In-Person Autographing: Meet Lucy Score!

Books & Books Coral Gables 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables

Books & Books welcomes Lucy Score signing and personalizing copies of Things We Hide from the Light (Bloom Books, $18.99) Wednesday, March 1, 7 PM | Books & Books, Coral Gables GET TICKETS TO THE SIGNING LINE HERE Please read full ticket guidelines below. Lucy Score fans, rejoice! Everyone’s favorite contemporary romance author is back...

IN-PERSON: CITY THEATRE PRESENTS CITY READS: POWER

Books & Books 265 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables

Books & Books and City Theatre presents… CITY READS: POWER What would you do for power? Explore power dynamics, struggles, and question who is really in charge. A reading of four short new plays that ask: What would you do for power? Whether you want it, have it, or lose it, the influence of power...