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Sunny Anderson to Host South Florida Book Festival Event

Food Network star Sunny Anderson is truly a renaissance woman. The host of Cooking for Real and The Kitchen is also a frequent contributor on Today and the Rachael Ray show and is the author of Sunny's Kitchen: Easy Food For Real Life.

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Now, the "sunny" celebrity is making an appearance at the South Florida Book Festival's "An Evening With the Stars" gala on Friday, July 25 at the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center.

The event, held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., will feature light jazz, food and wine courtesy of Whole Foods Market, and the chance to mingle with a host of featured writers -- including Sunny Anderson!

Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door and include an autographed Sunny Anderson book. To purchase tickets, visit sfbf,

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Laine Doss is the food and spirits editor for Miami New Times, covering the restaurant and bar scene in South Florida. She has been featured on Cooking Channel’s Eat Street and Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race. Doss won an Alternative Weekly award for her feature on what it’s like to wait tables. In a previous life, she appeared off-Broadway and shook many a cocktail as a bartender at venues in South Florida and New York City. When she’s not writing, you can find Doss running some marathon then celebrating at the nearest watering hole.
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