NONFICTION: Memories of an impoverished childhood in Mississippi are interspersed with eulogies for five young men who died long before...
Updated: September 14, 2013, - 02:00 PM
NONFICTION: At first, the rustic newcomer charmed his neighbors. But soon they sensed that something was off. And then things...
Updated: August 03, 2013, - 03:57 PM
A wayward American teenager regains her health and soul on a remote Chilean island.
Updated: April 28, 2013, - 10:08 PM
Sylvia Johnson, whose woolen nurse’s hat served as one of many poignant personal windows into American involvement in World War...
Updated: March 09, 2013, - 07:44 PM
Howard “Hap” Casmey, a passionate advocate of equal access to learning who served as Minnesota’s commissioner of education under four...
Updated: March 02, 2013, - 07:02 PM
Ghosts, demons and historical figures, including Woodrow Wilson, Jack London and Upton Sinclair, come to life in this amazing muddle...
Updated: March 02, 2013, - 06:31 PM
Jorgen Viltoft, who as a teenager fought the Nazis with the Danish resistance and as an adult emigrated to America...
Updated: February 23, 2013, - 10:26 PM
One day before a planned strike deadline, Twin Cities janitors and their employers reached a tentative agreement Saturday afternoon on...
Updated: February 23, 2013, - 06:52 PM
"The Start of Everything," by Emily Winslow, and "Peaches for Father Francis," by Joanne Harris
Updated: February 10, 2013, - 03:36 PM