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Books for Listening


Driving somelibro logowhere? Just kicking back? Make time fly listening to a book from Books & Books @ The Studios. We’ve partnered with to provide you with a great audiobook experience. The same audiobooks you get from other sources (like Audible), because they’re all recorded by the publishers.

There are iPhone/iPad and Android apps, or you can listen on your computer.

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The Books & Books Family

Mitchell Kaplan

Mitchell Kaplan

Books & Books was founded in Coral Gables, Florida, by Mitchell Kaplan in 1982. It has become one of the best known and most respected independent bookstores in the country, a local landmark and an inspiring gathering place.

Guests range from first-time authors, introducing their books, to critically acclaimed writers who are known the world over. Books & Books hosts reading groups, poetry groups, free workshops and lectures, and partners with many cultural, educational and charitable organizations to present special events at its many locations.

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