2014 Events

Lakeville, MN

Monday, September 29th, 7 pm, Reading & Discusion, Heritage Library 

20085 Heritage Drive, Lakeville|Dakota County Library Events

Minomonie, WI

Thursday, April 10th, 4:30 pm, Reading/ UW Stout Reading Series, Swanson Library lecture hall 206

University of Wisconsin Stout, Menomonie|University of Wisconsin Stout



2013 Events

One Book South Dakota Tour September 2013

Sunday, September 15th, 2:00 pm, Piedmont Elementary School -- Piedmont, SD

Monday, September 16th, 6:30 pm, Rapid City Public Library, -- Rapid City, SD

Tuesday, September 17th, 5:00 pm, Sturgis Public Library, -- Sturgis, SD

Wednesday, September 18th, 5:00 pm, Custer County Library,-- Custer, SD

Friday & Saturday, September 20th & 21st, South Dakota Festival of Books, --Deadwood, SD

              Friday, 6:00 pm, Panel--  Literary Feast:Reflections on Water

                                with Linda Hogan, Peter Heller, Brian Fagan, Merlyn Magner

                                                Deadwood Mountain Grand, Event Center -- Ticket Required ($)

               Saturday, 11:00 am, Reading

                                                Deadwood Mountain Grand, Event Center--Ticket Required (Free)

Contact Jennifer Widman 605-688-5715|South Dakota Humanities Council


One Book South Dakota Tour August 2013

Monday, August 12th, 7:00 pm, Huron Public Library -- Huron, SD

Tuesday, August 13th, 7:00 pm, Capitol Lake Visitor Center, -- Pierre, SD

Wednesday, August 14th, 2:00 pm, Hand County Library, -- Miller, SD

Thursday, August 15th, 7:00 pm, Faulk County Library,-- Faulkton, SD

Friday, August 16th, 6:30 pm, Britton Public Library -- Britton, SD

Contact Jennifer Widman 605-688-5715|South Dakota Humanities Council


One Book South Dakota Tour July 2013

Monday, July 22nd, 7:00 pm, Siouxland Libraries (Main)  -- Sioux Falls, SD

Tuesday, July 23rd, 7:00 pm, Vermillion Public Library, -- Vermillion, SD

Wednesday, July 24th, 7:00 pm, Brookings Public Library, -- Brookings, SD

Thursday, July 25th, 7:00 pm, Thollenhaug Commons -- Sisseton, SD

Saturday, July 27th, 11:00 am, Watertown Regional Library -- Watertown, SD

Contact Jennifer Widman 605-688-5715|South Dakota Humanities Council


One Book South Dakota Tour June 2013

Monday, June 24th, 6:30 pm, Yankton Community Library -- Yankton, SD

Tuesday, June 25th, 4:00 pm, Tripp County Library -- Winner, SD

Wednesday, June 26th, 12:00 pm, Lower Brule Community College -- Lower Brule, SD

Thursday, June 27th, 5:00 pm, Jackson County Library -- Kadoka, SD

Friday, June 28th, 12:00 pm, Kyle Art Studio -- Kyle, SD

Contact Jennifer Widman 605-688-5715|South Dakota Humanities Council


Elk River, MN

Tuesday, February 5th, 6:30 pm, Community Book Discusion/ Elk River Public Library

13020 Orono Parkway 763 441-1641|Great Rivers Regional Library


Duluth, MN

Thursday, February 21st, 6:30 pm, Duluth Public Library Book Club

520 W Superior Street 218 730 4246|Duluth Public Library


Hancock, MI

Tuesday, February 26th, 4:15 pm, Finlandia University's Author Series: Write on the Edge

Finlandia University/ Chapel of St Matthews  906 487 7515|


2012 Events

Two Harbors, MN

Thursday  February 23, 2012   6:30 pm, reading at Two Harbors Public Library

320 Waterfront Drive  218 834-3148|www.two-harbors.lib.mn.us


Two Harbors, MN

Thursday  February 23, 2012   6:30 pm, reading at Two Harbors Public Library

320 Waterfront Drive  218 834-3148|www.two-harbors.lib.mn.us


Silver Bay, MN

Tuesday  March 13, 2012   4:30 pm, reading at William Kelly High School Library

137 Banks Blvd. 218 226-4437 extension 8148|


Hinckley, MN

Thursday  March 22, 2012 7:00 pm, Hinckley-Finlayson Reads Event 

reading at the Hinckley-Finlayson High School Media Center 

201 Main Street Hinckley, MN.| Contact 320 384-7325|


Minneapolis, MN

Friday  March 16, 2012   7:00 pm, MN Book Awards Readers' Choice Event at Open Book

     Short Finalist presentations and Reception 

1101 Washington Ave S 612 332-3192|MN Book Awards


Minnetonka, MN

Wednesday March 28, 2012   7:00 pm, reading at Ridgedale Public Library 

12601 Ridgdale Drive 612 543-8800|Library Events


Winona, MN

Monday April 23, 2012   11:30 am, reading with Mary Rockcastle and Julie L'Enfant at the Winona Health Auxiliary Luncheon 

Westfield Golf Club 1460 West Fifth Street|

More info on Winona Health Auxiliary Luncheon


St Paul, MN

Thursday May 1oth, 2012   7:00 pm, reading at Common Good books 

38 S Snelling Ave 651 225-8989|www.commongoodbooks.com


Fridley, MN

Friday May 11th, 2012   7:30 pm, reading with poet Ed Bok Lee at

       The Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts 

6666 East River Road 763 574-1850|www.banfill-locke.org


Wayzata, MN

Tuesday May 15th, 2012   7:00 pm, reading at The Bookcase

607 Lake Street East 952 473-8341|www.bookcaseofwayzata.com


Minneapolis, MN

Thursday May 17th, 2012   7:00 pm, reading at Open Book

1011 Washington Ave S 612 332-3192|www.openbookmn.org


St Joseph, MN

Wed. June 6th, 2012   7 pm, Featured Author at The Great Book Club Gathering

Gorecki Conference Center

College of St Benedict|www.csbsju.edu/Libraries/index.htmg


Green Bay, WI

Tuesday June 12th, 2012   6:00 pm, Book Club discussion at The Reader's Loft

2069 Central Ct #44  920 406-0200|www.readersloft.com


Spring Green, WI

Wednesday June 13th, 2012   6:30 pm, reading at Arcadia Books

102 Jefferson St 608 588-7638|www.readinutopia.com


Oconomowoc, WI

Thursday June 14th, 2012   1:00 pm, Afternoon Book Club at Books & Company

                                          7:00 pm, reading at Books & Company

1039 Summit Ave 262 567-0106|www.booksco.com


Winnetka, IL

Friday June 15th, 2012   6:30 pm, reading at The Book Stall at Chestnut Court

811 Elm St 847 446-8880|www.thebookstall.com


Waukesha, WI

Saturday June 16th, 2012   The SE Wisconsin Festival of the Book

                                10:00 am, Panel-- Fictions Adrenaline: A discussion of the short story

                                           11:00 am, Signing

                                           1:00 pm, Reading from The Long-Shining Waters

                                           2:00 pm, Signing

1500 N University Drive. University of WI-Waukesha | www.sewibookfest.com


Dorset, MN

Saturday June 23rd, 2012   2-4 pm, Signing at The Festival of Authors and Artists

                    Sister Wolf Books                            

20471 Highway 226 218 732-7565 | www.sisterwolfbooks.com


Houghton, MI

Tuesday July 17, 2012   6:30 pm, Reading at The Portage Lake District Library

                    Hosted by the Isle Royale Keweenaw Parks Association                            

58 Huron Street 906 482-4570 | www.pldl.org


Copper Harbor, MI

Wednesday July 18, 2012   2-4 pm, signing at Grandpa's Barn Bookstore                            South 4th Street 906 289-4377 


Calumet, MI

Wednesday July 18, 2012   6:30 pm, Reading at the Calumet Public Library                            57070 Mine Street | www.clkschools.org/library/ 



Munising, MI

Thursday July 19, 2012   12-2 pm, Signing at The Falling Rock Cafe                            

104 East Munising Avenue | www.fallingrockcafe.com 



Sault Ste Marie, MI

Thursday July 19, 2012   7&8 pm, North Country Author Readings

 With Poet Marc Dunn --  Hosted by Bayliss Library and The River of History Museum                           541 Library Drive 906 632-9331 | www.baylisslib.org 



Sault Ste Marie, Ontario Ca

Friday July 20, 2012   12-2 pm, Signing at Coles Bookstore

44 Great Northern Road - Cambrian Mall 705 949 5467 | www.facebook.com/pages/Coles-Book-Store.../179628632067187



Terrace Bay, Ontario Ca

Monday July 23, 2012   7 pm, Reading at the Terrace Bay Public Library

13 Selkirk 807 825-3315 | www.terracebay.library.on.ca/ 



Thunder Bay, Ontario Ca

Wednesday July 25, 2012   1:00-4:00 signing at Chapters Books

797 Memorial Ave 807 346-9555 



Alexandria, MN

Friday August 17, 2012   7 pm, Reading at Cherry Street Books

503 Broadway Street 320 763-9400 | Cherry Street Books



Little Falls, MN

Saturday August 18, 2012   1-3 pm, Signing at Bookin' It

104B Second Street SE 320 632-1848 | Bookin' It



Chanhassen, MN

Saturday October 27, 2012   1 pm, Reading at  the Chanhassen Public Library

7711 Kerber Blvd 952 227-1500 | Carver County Libraries



Miami, FL

Saturday November 17, 2012   3 pm, Reading at  the Miami Book Fair International

Room 8301, Building 8, 3rd floor. Miami Dade College | New Fiction Panel



2011 Events

St Paul, MN

Wednesday  May 4, 2011   7pm, Reading at Micawber's Books

2238 Carter Ave  651 646-5506 |www.micawbers.com


Minneapols, MN

Wednesday May 11, 2011  7pm, Reading at Target Performance Hall

Open Book 2nd Floor 1011 Washington Ave S 612 332-3192 | www.openbookmn.org


Grand Marais, MN

Tuesday May 17, 2011  5:00-6:30 pm, Full Moon Reading Series at Drury Lane Books

12 East wisconsin St 218 387-3370 | www.drurylanebooks.com


Duluth, MN

Wednesday May 18, 2011  7:30pm, Reading at Teatro Zuccone

222 East Superior St 218 336-1414 | www.teatrozuccone.com


Park Rapids, MN

Saturday May 21, 2011  12:00pm, Reading at Beagle Books

112 3rd St 218 237-2665 | www.beagle-books.com


Stillwater, MN

Sunday May 22, 2011  1:00pm, Reading at The Valley Bookseller

217 Main St N 651 430-3385 | www.valleybookseller.com


St Paul, MN

Thursday June 2, 2011  7:30pm, Reading at Common Good Books

165 Western Ave N 651 225-8989| www.commongoodbooks.com


Schroeder, MN

Friday June 3, 2011  6:30pm, Reading at Cross River Heritage Center

7932 West Highway 61 218 663-7706| www.crossriverheritage.org


Milwaukee, WI

Wednesday June 8, 2011 7:00pm, Reading at Boswell Book Company

2559 N Downer Ave 414 332-1181| www.boswell.indiebound.com


Chicago, IL

Monday June 13, 2011 7:30pm, Reading at Women and Children First

5233 N Clark St 773 769-9299| www.womenandchildrenfirst.com


Lake Forest, IL

Tuesday June 14, 2011 7:30pm, Reading at The Ragdale Foundation Barnhouse

126o N Green Bay Road 847 234-1063| www.ragdale.org


Ann Arbor, MI

Thursday June 16, 2011 7:00pm, Reading at Nicola's Books

Westgate Shopping Center 2513 Jackson Ave 734 662-0600| www.nicolasbooks.com


Okemos, MI

Saturday June 18, 2011 1:00pm,  Reading at Schuler Books & Music

1982 E Grand River  Ave 517 349-8840| www.schulerbooks.com


Northport, MI

Monday June 20, 2011 1:00pm,  Signing at Dog Ears Books

106 Waukazoo Street 231 386-7209| www.dogearsbooks.net


Petoskey, MI

Tuesday June 21, 2011 1:00-3:00pm, Signing at Mclean & Eakin Bookselllers

307 E Lake St 231 347-1180 | www.mcleanandeakin.com


Traverse City, MI

Wednesday June 22, 2011 4:00-6:00pm, Signing at Horizon Books

243 E Front St 231 946-7290 | www.horizonbooks.com


Mackinac Island, MI

Thursday June 23, 2011 4:00am-5:30pm, Signing at Island Bookstore 

Main St Centre 906 847-6202 | www.islandbookstore.com


Marquette, MI

Saturday July 9, 2011 1:oo-3:oopm Signing at Snowbound Books

118 North 3rd St 906 228-4448 | www.snowboundbooks.com


Duluth, MN

Thurday July 14, 2011  5:00-7:00 pm, The Bookstore at Fitgers

600 East Superior St 218 727-9077| www.fitgersbookstore.com


Bayfield, WI

Saturday July 16, 2011  5:00 pm, Reading hosted by Apostle Island Books at The Big Water Cafe

117 Rittenhouse Ave 715 779-0200| www.apostleislandsbooksellers.com


Washburn, WI

Thursday July 28, 2011  7:30 pm, Reading with Peter Geye author of Safe From the Sea at Stage North

123 West Omaha St 715 373 1194| www.stagenorth.com


Cable, WI

Friday July 29, 2011  7:00 pm, Reading at Redbery Books

43455 Kavanaugh Road 715 798 5014| www.redberybooks.com


St Cloud, MN

Monday September 19, 2011  7:00 pm,  a Reading Room Society presentation at St Cloud's Great River Regional Library

1300 W Saint Germain St 320 650 2500| www.griver.org


Decorah, IA

Tuesday September 20, 2011  7:30 pm, Reading at Dragonfly Books

122 W Water St 563 382 4275| www.dragonflybooks.com


Plainview, MN

Wednesday September 21, 2011  6:30 pm, Reading at Rural American Writers Center

John Hassler Theater 412 West Broadway| 


Minneapolis, MN

Thurday September 22, 2011  4:00 pm, The University of Minnesota Bookstore

Coffman Memorial Union 300 Washington Ave SE  www.bookstores.umn.edu/genref/authors.html.com


Deadwood,SD

October 7-9 2011  Reading, Signings, and a Panel Discussion with Susan Powers at 

The South Dakota Festival of Books

For more information go to-- www.sdbookfestival.com


Duluth, MN

October 12 2011  1:00- 2:00 pm Signing at The Minnesota Library Association Conference

Duluth Entertainment Convention Center 350 Harbor Drive 218 722-5573-- 


Minneapolis, MN

October 15 2011  2011 Twin Cities Book Festival 12:30 pm Panel Discussion 'This must Be The Place: Representing Minnesota' 

Minneapolis Community & Technical College 1501 Hennepin Ave S 


Edina, MN

Saturday November 12 2011  1:00 pm Reading and Signing at The Barnes & Noble Galleria

Galleria Shopping Center 3225 W 69th 952 920-0633|www.bn.com 


Roseville, MN

Sunday November 13, 2011 2:00 pm, Discussion and Signing at Barnes and Noble HarMar

HarMar Mall 2100 N Snelling Ave 651 639-9256|www.bn.com 


Duluth, MN

Saturday November 26, 2011 12:00 - 2:00 pm, Signing at The Bookstore at Fitgers

600 E Superior St 218 727 9077|www.fitgersbookstore.com 


Duluth, MN

Sunday December 11, 2011 1:00 - 3:00 pm, Signing at Barnes & Noble

1600 Miller Trunk Highway 218 786-0710|www.bn.com 


Duluth, MN

Saturday December 17, 2011 12:00 - 2:00 pm, Signing at The Duluth Pack Store

365 Canal Park Drive 218 722-1707|www.duluthpack.com