Food & Drink

January 13, 2012

Food Lovers’ Guide to Miami & Fort Lauderdale Book Signing at Books & Books Coral Gables

Books & Books is an independent, locally owned bookstore with three locations in Miami; Coral Gables, Bal Harbour and Miami Beach – plus stores in Grand Cayman, Westhampton Beach, Miami International Airport and the Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale.

On Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 at 8:00 pm Books & Books in Coral Gables is hosting my Miami book signing, for the Food Lovers’ Guide to Miami & Fort Lauderdale.

The book is the ultimate guide to the food scene in both Miami and Fort Lauderdale by giving readers the inside scoop on the best places to find, enjoy, and celebrate local culinary offerings.

 The Food Lovers’ Guide to Miami & Fort Lauderdale (Globe Pequot Press, $14.95) is written for residents and visitors alike to find producers and purveyors of tasty local specialties, as well as a rich array of other, indispensable food-related information including: food festivals and culinary events; specialty food shops; farmers’ markets and farm stands; trendy restaurants and time-tested iconic landmarks; and a chapter of recipes from the kitchens of many talented South Florida Chefs.

A little bit about Books & Books (via the Books & Books website)

Books & Books, Coral Gables was founded by Mitchell Kaplan in 1982. Since that time, the store has become one of the most well-respected independent bookstores in the country. It’s a local landmark and an inspiring gathering place for writers as well as readers. The philosophy at Books & Books has remained constant throughout the years: it’s about neighbors, books, history, quality, tradition and creativity.

Books & Books is currently located in an exquisite1927 building listed in the Coral Gables Register of Historic Places. The 9,000 square foot, Mediterranean-style building has original tile floors, a fireplace, beamed ceilings, floor-to-ceiling dark-wood bookshelves, and open-air courtyard and a full-service cafe. The breezeway holds a news stand with a wide selection of national and international newspapers and magazines. Since 1982, Books & Books has hosted local, national and international writers as part of its award-winning Reading Series.

Guests range the gamut from first-time authors who are just introducing their books, to critically acclaimed writers who are known the world over. Books & Books hosts reading groups, poetry groups, free workshops and lectures, and partners with many cultural, educational and charitable organizations to present special events at its seven locations. Books & Books 265 Aragon Avenue Coral Gables, Fl 33134 305-442-4408







 
 

 
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