Join Mark Baratto in this episode as he delves into the fascinating journey of Suzanne Orchard, the owner of Key West Island Books. From a lucrative career in the service industry to passionately pursuing her love for books, Suzanne shares her inspiring story.

Discover the insights and wisdom scattered throughout the episode, including the pivotal "moment" when Suzanne recognized the right time to chase her dreams. Tune in for a captivating conversation that unveils the unique blend of passion, determination, and the pursuit of a lifelong dream. Whether you're a book enthusiast, an aspiring entrepreneur, or simply someone seeking inspiration, this episode is sure to leave you with valuable takeaways and a renewed sense of motivation.

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Specializing in Key West's local writers, we have hundreds of titles from some of Key West and South Florida's most famous authors, past and present. Come in and browse our local interest section for a taste of local talent. Come by and see what Key West is reading! From the latest new releases and New York Times bestsellers to trendy beach reads and hot titles you might have missed, our bestseller section is a constantly changing assortment of what our customers are asking for. Extensive selection of first editions and signed titles. Used books in all categories. All things Hemingway. Rare and Antiquarian Books.

Phone:  305-294-2904

Location:  513 1/2 Fleming St, Key West, FL


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