Books & Bars: “Dark Matter”
Books & Bars: “Dark Matter” @ Amsterdam Bar & Hall
Jul 5 @ 5:00 pm
With The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library, moderator Jeff Kamin brings his unique take on a public book club show to Saint Paul every first Tuesday of the month (with some exceptions). Even if you don’t like the featured book, he “guarantees a good time at our entertaining discussions.” All are welcome to try this moderated reinvention of the book club. No registration required. 5:00 Happy Hour Social | 6:15 Discussion Dark Matter by Blake Crouch “Are you happy with your life?” Those are the last words Jason Dessen hears before the masked abductor knocks him unconscious. Before he Read the Rest...
2017 Minnesota Book Award Winners: Reading & Conversation
2017 Minnesota Book Award Winner... @ Rochester Public Library
Jul 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:59 pm
Enjoy a brief presentation from each author, followed by a moderated question and answer session. Book sales will be available with time for signing. Participating authors are: Participating authors include J.J. Austrian, winner of the award for Children’s Literature for Worm Loves Worm, an irresistible picture book celebrating love in all its splendid forms. Austrian is a graduate of Hamline University’s masters of fine arts program in creative writing for children and young adults. This is his first picture book. Lara Avery is the recipient of the award for Young Adult Literature for The Memory Book, a funny and bittersweet Read the Rest...