Calendar Of Events Books
Written by Miami Today on November 17, 2011
The Miami International Book Fair’s street fair featuring more than 250 publishers and booksellers exhibiting and selling books, with special features like the "antiquarians," who showcase of signed first editions, original manuscripts and other collectibles. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. 9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturday Nov. 19. 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday Nov. 20. Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., Miami. Free on Friday Nov. 18. Saturday and Sunday Nov. 19 and 20: Free for children under 12. $5 seniors. $8 others. Details: (305) 237-3528 or email@example.com or www.miamibookfair.com.
"Enlightening Moments: Living Beyond the Frustration Cycle" aims to transform every area of the reader’s life. Authors Gary and Radha Bello outline a step-by-step process required to unwind the habits that bind. With simple practices, playful curiosity, and an open mind these seek to transform people’s lives. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
FOOD AND FAMILY
Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan’s first book "A Tiger in the Kitchen," documents her account of coming to terms with her dual cultural identity by spending a year cooking with her female relatives. 7:30 p.m. The Bookstore in the Grove, 3399 Virginia St., #620, Coconut Grove. Details: (305) 443-2855 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.thebookstoreinthegrove.com.
Former talk-show host Regis Philbin releases memoir "How I Got This Way," in which he divulges about his private life and experiences in the entertainment business with names such as David Letterman, Howard Stern and Donald Trump. Short talk followed by book signing and meet and greet with the author. 7:30 p.m. Temple Judea, 5500 Granada Blvd., Coral Gables. Two tickets for event given with purchase of a copy of book for $25.99. Details: www.booksandbooks.com.