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To Kill a Troubadour
To Kill a Troubadour

by Martin Walker

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Shy
Shy

by Mary Rodgers

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A Map for the Missing
A Map for the Missing

by Belinda Huijuan Tang

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No Land in Sight
No Land in Sight

by Charles Simic

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The Family Remains
The Family Remains

by Lisa Jewell

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Existential Physics
Existential Physics

by Sabine Hossenfelder

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Upcoming Events

  • "On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous" Banned Book Club
    Aug 23, 11:00 AM – Aug 24, 12:00 PM
    In-person or Zoom, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    August's pick is "On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous" by Ocean Vuong - a letter from a son to a mother who cannot read. A brutally honest exploration of race, class, sexuality, masculinity, aging and dying.
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  • This Above All: How to Live an Artistic Life
    Sat, Sep 03
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota
    Sep 03, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    Award-winning actor, director, playwright, and author Jason Cannon shows readers how to harness their creativity, rediscover their courage, and break free of the forces holding them back.
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  • The Short Story Book Club "Best American Short Stories 2021"
    Sep 07, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    September's selection is "Best American Short Stories 2021" by Jesmyn Ward. The benefit of our Short Story Book Club: If you only read one or two of the stories, you can still meaningfully participate . These stories are poignant reminders of the possibilities of fiction. Led by Bryn and Andrea.
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  • Creative Encounters: A Poetry Writing Workshop - 8 Sessions
    Sep 07, 4:00 PM – Oct 26, 6:00 PM
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    Creative Encounters: A Poetry Writing Workshop. Whether you are trying your hand at writing poems for the first time, or you are a published poet, everyone's experience and perspective is welcome. 8 sessions, Wednesdays, 4-6 p.m., September 7, 14, 21, 28, and October 5, 12, 19 and 26.
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  • "The Empty Copper Sea" Mysteries to Die For Book Club Vintage Edition
    Sep 13, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    This monthly book club led by Elsie Souza is dedicated to reading vintage mystery novels. September’s pick is "The Empty Copper Sea," a Travis McGee mystery, by John D. MacDonald.
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  • "Turn Up the Ocean" Poetry Book Club
    Wed, Sep 14
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota
    Sep 14, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    The Poetry Book Club led by Doug Knowlton meets in-person at our new store location at The Mark, 117 S. Pineapple Ave. This month’s selection is "Turn Up the Ocean" by Tony Hoagland.
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  • The State You're In: Florida Men, Florida Women, and Other Wildlife
    Sep 17, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    Author Talk & Book Signing with Craig Pittman
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  • "The Handmaid's Tale" Banned Book Club
    Tue, Sep 20
    In-person or on Zoom
    Sep 20, 11:00 AM EDT – Sep 21, 12:00 PM EDT
    In-person or on Zoom, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    September's pick is "The Handmaid's Tale:" In the world of the near future, who will control women's bodies? The "Handmaid's Tale" won the Governor General's Award was shortlisted for the 1986 Booker Prize, yet is among the most challenged publications in American history.
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