What chefs, authors the Miami Book Fair has for food lovers

“Top Chef” judge Padma Lakshmi will be at Miami Book Fair International. (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty)

A bacchanalia for readers is a feast for foodies, too.

More than 20 different award-winning chefs, food experts and cookbook authors will be speaking at this year’s Miami Book Fair International, which begins Nov. 13.

From celebrity cooking show host Padma Lakshmi and “Real Food Fake Food” author Larry Olmsted to locals such as Telemundo television co-host and chef James Tahhan, owner of Sabores by Chef James, the book fair has you covered.

The full list will be released in November, but the Miami Herald has five authors food lovers won’t want to miss.

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