United States Senator Bernie Sanders will discuss his book “Our Revolution: A Future To Believe In” at this year’s Miami Book Fair. Sanders, who ran for U.S. president, is scheduled to appear at special event at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 19. In his book, Sanders shares personal experiences from the campaign trail, recounting the details of his historic fight in the Democratic Party primary.
Miami, Oct. 12, 2016 - With the support of the Knight Foundation and the Green Family Foundation, and in partnership with Sosyete Koukouy, Bocas Literary Festival, and Read Jamaica, the 33rd Miami Book Fair -the nation's finest and largest literary gathering at Miami Dade College (MDC)-presents Read Caribbean, a series of extensive readings and panel discussions highlighting the vibrant and diverse literary culture of the Caribbean. In addition to the events below, which specifically highlight Caribbean themes, authors from the Caribbean (and the Caribbean diaspora) will participate in readings and other events.
A monthly literary series featuring Haitian and Caribbean authors presented by THELAR Management Group in partnership with North Miami Public LibraryTHELAR Management Group and North Miami Public Library are honored to launch “Meet the Author/Rankont ak Otè a”, a monthly literary series featuring Haitian and Caribbean authors. This event aims to promote Haitian and Caribbean Literature as well as Haitian Creole Language in the United States and particularly in South Florida while connecting youth of Haitian and Caribbean descent to their roots.
Children have enough to worry about without the messy disruption of a new baby. Shelf Awareness found three recent picture books that may offer some comfort to the Invaded Ones. In Alphonse, That Is Not Okay to Do!(Candlewick), by British author-illustrator Daisy Hirst (The Girl with the Parrot on Her Head), Natalie's little brother Alphonse is okay at first.
What I wanted to do was hopefully complicate the image of veterans of the Iraq War.... At no point did I think that I would be defining the veteran experience.... I was pretty skeptical of anybody who thought they could. --Phil Klay, 2014 National Book Award winner for his story collection Redeployment.
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