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Welcome to Bookstore1Sarasota

 
 
 

Upcoming Events

  • Imagining Your Way Through Pandemic: Storytelling and Tarot - Zoom Workshop
    Wed, Jan 13
    Online Writing Workshop
    Jan 13, 5:00 PM EST – Apr 14, 7:00 PM EDT
    Online Writing Workshop
    This four-part series is offered 5-7 pm on Jan. 13, Feb. 10, Mar. 10, and Apr. 14. The workshop is open to writers at all levels, working in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. Led by Dr. Emily Carr, Assistant Professor of Creative Writing, New College of Florida. Register welcome throughout series.
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  • Bookstore1 Zoom Poetry Mic
    Sun, Feb 07
    Zoom Poetry Reading
    Feb 07, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST
    Zoom Poetry Reading
    Zoom PoetryMic virtually presents varied and talented poets. Our poets are Ben Hyland , Tom Mallouk, Fred Zirm and Richard Hollis.
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  • "Murder in the Marais" Mysteries to Die For Book Club
    Tue, Feb 09
    Zoom Book Club
    Feb 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 "Murder in the Marais" by Cara Black.
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  • "Code Name Hélène" with Best-Selling Historical Fiction author Ariel Lawhon
    Tue, Feb 09
    Zoom Author Visit
    Feb 09, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST
    Zoom Author Visit
    Code Name Hélène with best-selling historical fiction author Ariel Lawhon. A Zoom Author Visit.
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  • "The Tradition" Zoom Poetry Book Club
    Wed, Feb 10
    Zoom Poetry Book Club
    Feb 10, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST
    Zoom Poetry Book Club
    The Poetry Book Club led by Doug Knowlton. Meets online via Zoom. This month we are discussing "The Tradition" by Jericho Brown.
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  • Scholastic Parents Night - Keeping Kids Engaged as Readers
    Wed, Feb 10
    Online Parent Night
    Feb 10, 7:00 PM EST
    Online Parent Night
    With so many TV shows, video games, and other things to do, how can we help kids get excited about picking up a book? At the Scholastic Parents Night, authors, editors, and education experts will share tips and answer your burning questions about how to keep kids engaged as readers.
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  • "Race Against Time" a Story of the Civil Rights Era with Jerry Mitchell
    Thu, Feb 11
    Zoom Author Visit
    Feb 11, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM EST
    Zoom Author Visit
    Race Against Time: A Reporter Reopens the Unsolved Murder Cases of the Civil Rights Era with Journalist Jerry Mitchell. A Zoom Author Visit.
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  • Try Your Hand at Poetry: A Zoom Workshop on Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. Feb. 16, Feb. 23, March 2, March 9.
    Tue, Feb 16
    Zoom Poetry Workshop
    Feb 16, 6:00 PM EST – Mar 09, 7:00 PM EST
    Zoom Poetry Workshop
    Try Your Hand at Poetry Workshop led by Doug Knowlton. Four Zoom sessions: Tuesdays at 6:00 pm: Feb. 16, Feb. 23, March 2, March 9.
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Sunday: 10am - 2pm

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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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12 S Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA

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