Common Good Books
Find your muse by visiting any of these literary landmarks in Minnesota.
Swimsuit season: words guaranteed to strike fear into the hearts of most women, especially those women consigned to cold and snowy Minnesota winters, where an extra layer or 10 is strongly encouraged for survival.
Celebrate your love of poetry during National Poetry Month in Minnesota.
Hunting for something interesting to add to your summer reading list? Head to your local library or bookstore to find these must-read gems by authors who hail from the Land of 10,000 Lakes.
Given the large number of colleges and universities in the Twin Cities, it isn’t surprising that they have helped produce a core of voracious readers, many who enjoy the social interaction of book clubs.
Garrison Keillor plans an above-average celebration of his bookstore’s move in St. Paul.
Who goes to bookstores anymore? More to the point, who even reads actual books anymore? OK, let’s set aside the obligatory hand-wringing over the devaluation of the printed word and the notion that physical publishing, as a business model, is rapidly approaching the realm of sheer vanity.