Cartoonist and author Chris Monroe found inspiration for her picture books while toiling in a hardware store. Now she's working with Kevin Kling on a tale about sibling rivalry and love.
Updated: November 15, 2011, - 06:02 AM
Stacy Schiff was pretty happy, working as an editor in New York. Then she got an idea for a biography, and it wouldn't let her go.
Updated: November 06, 2011, - 10:54 AM
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet to speak on his journey with dyslexia.
Updated: November 04, 2011, - 10:12 AM
Kate DiCamillo and Chris Van Allsburg will discuss "The Chronicles of Harris Burdick" at the Fitzgerald.
Updated: October 29, 2011, - 01:19 PM
In essays and illuminating stories, Jon Katz reminds us that grieving the loss of an animal we love is natural.
Updated: October 25, 2011, - 01:52 PM
Feel it? That chill in the air? It's not the weather turning -- it's the realization creeping up on you that you're going to have to start your holiday shopping soon. To get you in the mood, we're asking you to think back to the most memorable book you ever received as a gift. Memorable for good or, perhaps, for bad. Tell us what it was and why it was so significant. We'll run your memories Nov. 27, along with our holiday book recommendations.
Updated: October 22, 2011, - 06:00 PM
300 books, plenty of rooms to write.
Updated: October 14, 2011, - 05:29 PM
The Twin Cities Jewish Book Fair (which is open to everyone, of course) is bringing in a fine slate of writers this fall and winter, including New Yorker writer Susan Orlean and novelist Myla Goldberg.
Updated: October 11, 2011, - 02:00 PM
Minneapolis community read brings Michele Norris to Guthrie
Updated: September 26, 2011, - 08:45 AM