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June 24, 2019
File photo. Author Judith Krantz shops at Saks Fifth Avenue in New York, May 18, 2000. Krantz, who reigned for decades as the international queen of poolside reading with her fictional tales of sex and shopping, died on June 22, 2019, in Los Angeles. She was 91. (Ruby Washington/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Judith Krantz, best-selling author of racy romance novels, dies at 91
June 24, 2019 - 8:11am
June 20, 2019
Teresa Peterson has authored a children's book "Grasshopper Girl." Peterson is a Dakota from the Upper Sioux Community and tells a story of the Unktomi, the Dakota trickster, as told to Peterson's mother, Psipsicadan Wicinyanna, the Grasshopper Girl. The new book will be celebrated from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Granite Falls Public Library. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
A Dakota story to inspire young readers
June 20, 2019 - 4:02pm
June 15, 2019
A Barnes & Noble store in New York on Aug. 25, 2016. Bloomberg photo by Eric Thayer.
Commentary: Stores like Barnes & Noble used to be the bad guys, but now I'm nostalgic for them
June 15, 2019 - 9:35am
June 5, 2019
Lady Long Rider Bernice Ende pauses Tuesday, June 4, after spending the night at the Crow Wing County Fairgrounds with her the Norweigian Fjord horses. Ende has ridden over 30,000 miles on horseback throughout the United States and Canada. After writing a book, “Lady Long Rider,” Ende is on a book tour trailering her horses and camping on her way back to Montana. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  play button
Lady Long Rider
June 5, 2019 - 7:20am
May 17, 2019
The site of Louis L'Amour's boyhood home at 113 3rd Ave. SE in Jamestown, now has a new sign with photos of what the home looked like and brochures about the life of the famous author's early life in Jamestown. The sign is part of a 1.5 mile self-guided tour of places L'Amour frequented in Jamestown. Tom LaVenture / The Sun
L’Amour tour showcases Jamestown years
May 17, 2019 - 4:39pm
April 3, 2019
Captain Marvel adventure No. 7 incorporates the original SHAZAM acronym into the cover.
Spoiler alert: Yes, there are two Captains Marvel
April 3, 2019 - 8:40am
C.C. Beck poses with a lightning bolt during a 1982 Comic-con convention in Minneapolis.  Courtesy of Alan Light
Strong character, strong opinions: Minnesota native gave birth to Captain Marvel stories
April 3, 2019 - 8:38am
February 26, 2019
Raymond Strom is the author of "Northern Lights." Rhe De Ville / Special to The Forum
Minnesota author's 'Northern Lights' lights up the list at Simon & Schuster
February 26, 2019 - 8:19am
February 7, 2019
Craig Nagel holds his latest book, "Looking Back: A 1950s Boyhood," on Thursday, Jan. 31. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Nagel revisits childhood in new book. Launch party planned Saturday
February 7, 2019 - 8:00am
February 3, 2019
Pequot Lakes author Craig Nagel has published his fourth book, a memoir titled "Looking Back: A 1950s Boyhood."
Nagel publishes fourth book
February 3, 2019 - 4:00am
January 31, 2019
Author Frank Weber talks about his newest book “The I-94 Murders” at a recent event in Belgrade. He will speak at noon Monday, Feb. 4 at the Brainerd Public Library.
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Pierz author to discuss crime novel, 'The I-94 Murders'
January 31, 2019 - 2:00pm
January 9, 2019
Ray A. Goldberg. Submitted photo
REVIEW: ‘Food Citizenship’ tackles important topic of strengthening global food system
January 9, 2019 - 6:00am
January 1, 2019
Leif Enger poses by Lake Superior, which figures prominently in his latest novel, "Virgil Wander." Contributed photo
MN's Leif Enger releases new novel
January 1, 2019 - 6:26pm
December 11, 2018
Michelle Obama's "Becoming" in New York, Nov. 9, 2018. The former first lady’s memoir, is mostly about her childhood in Chicago, her marriage and her time in the White House, but she leaves room for some unequivocal criticism of President Donald Trump. (Sonny Figueroa/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Michelle Obama coming to St. Paul as part of ‘Becoming’ book tour
December 11, 2018 - 10:43am
December 8, 2018
The Crosslake Literary Huddle meets to discuss "Intruder in the Dust" by William Faulkner Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Crosslake Presbyterian Church. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Crosslake: Literary huddle has Tuesdays booked - Group delves into classic literature
December 8, 2018 - 4:00am