Calendar Of Events Books
Written by Miami Today on June 18, 2009
Forensic expert and star of HBO’s "Autopsy" Michael Baden comes to Books & Books to read and sign his latest book, "Skeleton Justice." In it, a world-famous pathologist and a top litigator chase down one of New York City’s oddest serial killers. Books & Books, 9700 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour. Details: (305) 532-3222 or www.booksandbooks.com.
Roberto and Carlos Ramos, authors of "Great Masters of Cuban Art," will be signing and discussing their book. It examines how the work of 62 artists depicts Cuba’s diverse society and identifiable culture by illustrating typical personalities, magical landscapes, musical scenes, religious practices, and rural and urban realities. 7 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
Former Florida congressman and co-host of MSNBC’s "Morning Joe" Joe Scarborough comes to Coral Gables to discuss the future of the conservative movement as presented in his book "The Last Best Hope: Restoring Conservatism and America’s Promise." 7:30 p.m. Temple Judea, 5500 Granada Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
After flirting with a man in a bar, a well-to-do Manhattan psychotherapist realizes she must leave her passionless marriage. She is later joined by a friend on a trip to Mexico City to rediscover herself. Kate Christensen, author of "Trouble," will be signing and reading this modern woman’s story. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.