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www.jenniferegan.com

Once a month our staff librarian Tammy Bobrowsky brings us What We're Reading.  This month it's Jennifer Egan's "Manhattan Beach".  Join our What We're Reading Facebook Page!

Chicago Tribune, 10/2/17 

www.williamkentkrueger.com

William Kent Krueger's latest Cork O'Connor mystery is "Sulfur Springs".  This time Cork is in Arizona and the topics have to do with immigration and drug trafficking. 

Taunton Press

Architect, writer and cabinologist Dale Mulfinger talked with us today about his latest book exploring the structures we escape to. 

This Realgoodwords interview is made possible by the MN Arts and Cultural Heritage fund and the voters of MN. 

https://girlswhocode.com/

Did you know that computing skills are the most sought after in the US job market but the share of women in the computer workforce has declined from 37% in 1995 to 24% today.  If Reshma Saujani and her crew at Girls Who Code has any say in it, that number will change. 

She started the non-profit Girls Who Code, and now there's a book and new fiction series to spur girls to invent and as she says, change the world. 

https://www.upress.umn.edu/book-division/books/once-in-a-blue-moon-lodge

Lorna Landvik  has been many things in her life - an actress, a comedian, a temp worker at the Playboy mansion....but what she is loved for in Minnesota is her novels.  22 years later, she's written a sequel to her very first book Patty Jane's House of Curl and it's just been published by the University of MN Press.  Lorna Landvik will b

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