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Robbie Rogers' Book: Soccer, Faith and Family

| By Melissa Murphy | Tuesday Nov 25, 2014
Los Angeles Galaxy soccer star Robbie Rogers wants some company, now that he's the last man standing as an openly gay athlete in a U.S. professional league.

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New Book Reflects on Feminist Barbara Smith

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
Barbara Smith's new book, "Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around," edited by Alethia Jones and Virginia Eubanks, brings to life the controversies, players, and strategies that expanded the definitions of freedom and liberation over four decades.

Chris Colfer Has Multi-Book Deal

| Nov 24
Chris Colfer is planning many return trips to the Land of Stories.

Miami Book Fair International 2014 Promises Literary Delights, Part 2

| By Jesse Monteagudo | Nov 20
Like a welcome tonic after the recent elections, and in anticipation of the holiday season, Miami Book Fair International (MBFI) brings together readers, writers, publishers and book sellers for a week of literary delights.

Food Books: A Very Good Year for Geeks and Grains

| By J.M. Hirsch | Nov 19
Geeks, grains and globe-trotting. Nearly every one of this year's best food books seems to fall into one of those categories.

Lesbian Mom Kickstarts Donor-Conceived Children's Book

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 15
A U.S. Navy veteran and lesbian author of a new, professionally-illustrated children's book for donor-conceived children of two-mom lesbian families has launched a Kickstarter campaign to publish the book.

Miami Book Fair Spotlights LGBT Issues, Authors

| By JW Arnold | Nov 14
Miami Book Fair International, the nation's largest literary event hosted annually by Miami Dade College, will again highlight issues and authors of interest to the LGBT community.

Bill Nye on Evolution, Climate Change and Advancements

| Nov 12
Bill Nye "The Science Guy" taught kids on his popular TV show in the '90s. Now he's hoping to reach a bigger crowd. He talks about his new book, "Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation."

James Gavin Explores the Strange Life of Peggy Lee

| By Kevin Scott Hall | Nov 11
Biographer James Gavin has written about Chet Baker & Lena Horne. Now he turns his attention to the great Peggy Lee, whom he once described as "as uncapturable as a smoke ring."

Inaugural Poet Returns to Miami in New Memoir

| By Christine Armario | Nov 10
Barack Obama's 2013 inaugural poet, who is openly gay, grew up in Miami, gathering experiences and stories as the son of Cuban exiles that would lay the foundation for his written work and inspire his new memoir, "The Prince of Los Cocuyos."

31st Annual Miami Book Fair International

| By Mike Halterman | Nov 9
The Miami Book Fair International opens on Sunday, November 16 and will last for eight straight days, bringing over 200,000 people to the city.

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