Kim Barbouin, author of the Skinny Bitch series, shares her favorite vegan sweets recipes so you can bake up a storm.
Author and radio host Garrison Keillor will read selections from his new book of poetry in St. Paul next month. Keillor will read from his book “O, What a Luxury: Verses Lyrical, Vulgar, Pathetic & Profound,” at the Fitzgerald Theater on Oct. 2 and 3.
Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.
Reading and doing puzzles isn’t just fun, it’s also good for keeping your memory sharp. New research shows reading, writing, or other brain-stimulating activities like crossword puzzles helps people retain memory.
Six metro-area specialty bookstores reveal the diversity and richness of culture in Minnesota.
It is the best of times, and not the worst of times, for both Minneapolis and St. Paul. Especially since a new survey suggests quite a few Twin Cities residents would know what book that first sentence references.
They’re on police cars and street lights, and they track where you’re driving.
Even though it seems like every other day there’s a new reading device being launched, a lot of people still like the old fashion printed book.
In the past year hundreds of libraries have opened up in the Twin Cities. These libraries, however, are much small than traditional ones and are popping up in neighborhoods around the world.
Reading is arguably one of the most important lessons learned in school, but literacy can be a challenge for some students.
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.
Students having problems with reading now have a new, very unique classroom as an option: Horse powered reading.
Last year e-readers were at the top of a lot of people’s Christmas lists. In fact, right at the start of 2011, libraries started noticing more people checking out electronic books.
If you’re a parent in need of some holiday gift ideas, the Hennepin County Library just released its list of the most read books of 2011.
Consumer groups are asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate claims by a company that its product can help a baby as young as 3 months old to learn to read. Sound suspicious? Check out the video from the Today Show.