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Welcome to Bookstore1Sarasota

 
Violeta
Violeta

by Isabel Allende

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Undermoney
Undermoney

by Jay Newman

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Greenwich Park
Greenwich Park

by Katherine Faulkner

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Home in this World
Home in this World

by Amartya Sen

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A Previous Life
A Previous Life

by Edmund Wilson

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Her Hidden Genius
Her Hidden Genius

by Marie Benedict

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Upcoming Events

  • Try Your Hand at Poetry Workshop led by Doug Knowlton 4 Zoom Session
    Feb 01, 6:00 PM – Feb 22, 8:00 PM
    Zoom Poetry Workshop
    Try Your Hand at Poetry Workshop led by Doug Knowlton. Four Zoom sessions: Tuesdays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm: February 1, February 8, February 15, and February 22.
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  • Bookstore1 February Zoom PoetryMic
    Sun, Feb 06
    Zoom Poetry Reading
    Feb 06, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST
    Zoom Poetry Reading
    Bookstore1 PoetryMic is a series that presents an array of varied and talented poets. This month’s poets are Michael Maul and Joyce Peseroff.
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  • "April in Spain" Mysteries to Die For Book Club
    Feb 08, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST
    Zoom Book Club
    The Mysteries to Die For Book Club led by Elsie Souza. Meets online via Zoom. This month we are discussing "April in Spain" by John le Carré.
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  • "Alive in this Place" Poetry Book Club
    Feb 09, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST
    Zoom Book Club
    The Poetry Book Club led by Doug Knowlton. Meets online via Zoom. The poetry book club is currently discussing works of local published poets. This month’s selection is Susan Dworski Nusbaum's "Alive in this Place."
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  • Book + Author with Jeanine Cummins
    Thu, Feb 10
    Zoom Author Talk
    Feb 10, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Zoom Author Talk
    Join us for a virtual book club event with best-selling author Jeanine Cummins for the paperback release of "American Dirt." This virtual event is for book club members and readers in our community and across the country. Hosted by the publisher.
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  • Award-winning Poet Katerina Canyon - Zoom Poetry Reading
    Feb 27, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Zoom Poetry Reading
    A special Black History Month Zoom poetry reading with award-winning poet, bestselling author, civil rights activist, and essayist, Katerina Canyon.
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  • Bonnie Kistler Book Chat "The Cage"
    Tue, Mar 01
    In-Person or Live-Stream on Zoom
    Mar 01, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM EST
    In-Person or Live-Stream on Zoom, 117 S. Pineapple Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
    Former trial lawyer Bonnie Kistler will join us to chat about her new novel "The Cage," an incredibly original novel that turns the office thriller on its head. The chat can be attended in-person, or it will be broadcast live on Zoom. In-person attendance is limited to 10 people.
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  • James Merrill at 96: A Celebration
    Thu, Mar 03
    In-person or Live Stream on Zoom
    Mar 03, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM EST
    In-person or Live Stream on Zoom, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    Our celebration of the life and work of James Merrill is an evening of readings, reminiscences and discussion featuring Peter Hooten, Merrill’s partner during the final years of the poet’s life, and poet Rick Hilles.
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Monday - Saturday: 10am - 6pm

Sunday: 10am - 2pm

(941) 365-7900

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About Bookstore1Sarasota

Bookstore1Sarasota was opened in 2011 with one mission: to bring a high-quality independent bookstore to the Sarasota area. Our passion for the joy of books inspired us in the beginning and continues to drive us today. We offer a shopping experience curated with our customers in mind, and we are gratified by the long-term relationships we have built with those who have come through our door: patrons and authors alike. Pay us a visit and join our Bookstore1 family of readers.

 
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12 S Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA

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