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The Book of Form and Emptiness
The Book of Form and Emptiness

by Ruth Ozeki

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Peril
Peril

by Bob Woodward

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Bewilderment
Bewilderment

by Richard Powers

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The Speckled Beauty
The Speckled Beauty

by Rick Bragg

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Stones
Stones

by Kevin Young

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Change Sings
Change Sings

by Amanda Gorman

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Upcoming Events

  • "Billy Summers" Mysteries to Die For Book Club
    Oct 12, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Zoom Book Club
    The Mysteries to Die For Book Club led by Elsie Souza. Meets online via Zoom. This month we are discussing "Billy Summers" by Stephen King.
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  • "Charting the Lost Continent" Poetry Book Club
    Oct 13, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
    Zoom Book Club
    The Poetry Book Club led by Doug Knowlton. Meets online via Zoom. The poetry book club is discussing works of local published poets beginning in August 2021. This month we are discussing Linda Albert’s "Charting the Lost Continent: Poetry and Other Discoveries."
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  • "What Even Is This?"  Discovering Surrealist Fiction with Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
    Oct 29, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
    Hermitage Artist Retreat Beach , 6660 Manasota Key Rd, Englewood, FL 34223, USA
    Hermitage Fellow Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, author of the bestselling novel "Friday Black," talks about importance of “beginnings” and how this has shaped his work. Live on the Hermitage beach, or available via live-stream.
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  • "Firefly" Mysteries to Die For Book Club
    Nov 09, 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 "Firefly" by Henry Porter.
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  • "A Taste of Salt" Poetry Book Club
    Wed, Nov 10
    Zoom Book Club
    Nov 10, 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 discussing works of local published poets beginning in August 2021. This month’s selection is Mary Katherine Wainwright’s "A Taste of Salt."
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  • "State of Terror" Mysteries to Die For Book Club
    Dec 07, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Zoom Book Club
    The Mysteries to Die For Book Club led by Elsie Souza. Meets online via Zoom. This month we are discussing "State of Terror" by Hillary Rodham Clinton and Louise Penny.
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  • "On the Water" Poetry Book Club
    Wed, Dec 08
    Zoom Book Club
    Dec 08, 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 S. M. Kozubek’s "On the Water: Haiku, Tanka and Haibun."
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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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