Carl Hiaasen in Conversation With Judy Blume

When: December 9, 2023 3:00 PM

Where: Helmerich Theater at the Studios of Key West, 533 Eaton St, Key West, FL 33040

                                     An Afternoon with Carl Hiaasen and Judy Blume in Key West

As the sun bathes Key West in its golden embrace on December 9th at 3 p.m., something truly magical is set to unfold at the Helmerich Theater. Two literary titans, Carl Hiaasen and Judy Blume, will grace the stage, enchanting their audience with the alchemy of words and imagination. Hosted by Books & Books, this event promises to be a page-turning experience you won't want to miss.

Imagine the intimate setting of the Helmerich Theater at the Studios of Key West, nestled in the heart of this enchanting island paradise. The anticipation builds as Best-selling "Florida Fiction" author Carl Hiaasen, renowned for his witty storytelling, takes the stage. He's here to unveil his latest literary masterpiece, "WRECKER," a middle-grade novel that's bound to captivate young readers and the young at heart.

"WRECKER" embarks on a thrilling journey with the teenage descendant of a Key West shipwreck salvager, exploring his escapades with a cast of shady characters after a fateful encounter with a wrecked speedboat. It's a tale that weaves the rich tapestry of Key West's maritime history with Hiaasen's trademark humor and zest.

But that's not all; joining Hiaasen in this literary rendezvous is the beloved Judy Blume, whose stories have touched the hearts of generations. The synergy between these two literary giants promises sparks of creativity and profound insights.

Though the event is sold out, hope is not lost for those eager to partake in this literary soirée. A waiting list is open, offering a glimmer of opportunity to secure a seat amidst the magic. Access the online ticket link to join the waiting list and keep your dreams of attending alive.

The stage is set at the iconic 533 Eaton Street, a venue that encapsulates the quintessential charm of Key West. Picture yourself immersed in the warmth of the theater, surrounded by fellow literature enthusiasts, as you embark on this extraordinary literary voyage.

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