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We had a great time at Word of South in Tallahassee this year! We displayed some of our new and bestselling books in history, gardening, art, literature, cooking, and the outdoors.

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Kent Spriggs, author of Voices of Civil Rights Lawyers: Reflections from the Deep South, 1964–1980, was a featured speaker at the festival. He visited with us at our table on Saturday.

Two of the books we brought to Word of South received Florida Book Awards this year:

vanak001_500x5002Norman Van Aken’s Norman Van Aken’s Florida Kitchen won the Florida Book Awards gold medal in the Cooking category.

 

 

 

beckx002_500x500River and Road: Fort Myers Architecture from Craftsman to Modern by Jared Beck and Pamela Miner received the Florida Book Awards Richard E. Rice Gold Medal for Visual Arts. Jared Beck was also a featured speaker at the event.

 

Thanks to everyone who stopped by to say hello and check out our books!

Here are a few more books we brought with us to the festival:

10242017182642_500x500Coconuts and Collards: Recipes and Stories from Puerto Rico to the Deep South
Von Diaz

10052017191626_500x500Son of Real Florida: Stories from My Life
Jeff Klinkenberg

10162017194010_500x500In Season: Stories of Discovery, Loss, Home, and Places In Between
Edited by Jim Ross

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Dancing in Blackness: A Memoir

Halifu Osumare

05242017193910_500x500Florida Soul: From Ray Charles to KC and the Sunshine Band
John Capouya

12192017135630_500x500Phil Gernhard, Record Man
Bill DeYoung

12122017144059_500x500A Step-by-Step Guide to a Florida Native Yard
Ginny Stibolt and Marjorie Shropshire

10162017164044_500x500Center of Dreams: Building a World-Class Performing Arts Complex in Miami
Les Standiford

 

If you missed us at the festival, don’t worry. All of our books are on sale for our Moms, Dads, and Grads Sale!

Visit our website and use code MDG18 at checkout for 20-40% discounts through June 17, 2018.

 

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