books  booksOn Saturday, November 3, Books & Books founder/owner Mitchell "Mitch" Kaplan  will celebrate the independently-owned bookstore’s 30th anniversary with a day’s worth of festivities at his flagship store in Coral Gables. The party is dedicated to South Florida’s Readers & Writers, those whose support has allowed the bookstore to do business and stay open for 30 years.

The Miami culinary authors that have toured their books through Books & Books will cook up their signature dishes at the party. The participating chefs:  Allen Susser, Bernie Matz, Michelle Bernstein, Norman Van Aken, Douglas Rodriguez, Thomas Buckley, Abe Ng, Steve Haas and Cindy Hutson. The event on Saturday, November 3, is free and open to the public, as follows: 11am to 2pm. Children and Family Activities; 7:00 – 9:00pm Street Party with Food by Participating Guest Chefs, Drinks on the House and live music in addition to all-day 30% OFF sale at the Coral Gables store.

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Books & Books Store, 265 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables, 305-442-4408. Street party directly in front of bookstore.

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