Calendar Of Events Books
Written by Miami Today on June 23, 2011
"Before I Go to Sleep" by S.J. Watson is a new suspense novel. After a crippling accident, protagonist Christine Lucas contracts a type of amnesia that causes her allow her to forget everything that happened before she fell asleep. Her husband reassures her of their life together daily upon waking. Despite this, she feels something is awry and the circumstances of her crippling accident reveal what she is not being told. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
In "Until Tuesday," former military Capt. Luis Carlos Montalván gives a largely personal account of his return from war in Iraq. Battling severe post-traumatic stress disorder, his difficulty adjusting to civilian life is finally remedied when he meets a golden retriever named Tuesday. Trained as a veteran’s service dog, Tuesday is sensitive to his emotional and physical pain and becomes a faithful friend. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
Steve Englehart releases a new quick-paced, prose-style thriller "The Plain Man." In the novel, Max August and his fellow alchemist friends battle against the conservative FRC government with their physical and magical abilities. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.