MN Reads

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Author interviews connecting you with the latest books by Minnesota authors.

Find out who's writing in Minnesota on Minnesota Reads. The North 1033 spotlights books by Minnesota authors every week.


429 Pieces

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Author Cary J. Griffith talks about the 4th Sam Rivers novel "Dead Catch"

  • Added: Jun 13, 2024
  • Length: 08:49
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Author Cheri Johnson talks about her new book "Annika Rose"

  • Added: Jun 06, 2024
  • Length: 06:51
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Author Laura Purdie Salas talks about her book "Oskar's Voyage"

  • Added: May 30, 2024
  • Length: 08:07
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Author Staci Lola Druillard talks about her new book "A Family Tree"

  • Added: May 23, 2024
  • Length: 10:03
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Author Lisa M. Bolt Simons gives readers a choice in her latest book "Boxed Out"

  • Added: May 16, 2024
  • Length: 09:07
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Author and dancer Georgia Finnegan talks about her new book "Grace & Grit: A History of Ballet in Minnesota"

  • Added: May 09, 2024
  • Length: 08:08
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Author Gerald Niemi talks about the new book "The Breeding Birds of Minnesota"

  • Added: May 02, 2024
  • Length: 07:39
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Author Emma Törzs talks about "Ink Blood Sister Scribe", a nominee for this year's Minnesota Book Award

  • Added: Apr 25, 2024
  • Length: 08:29
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Author and photographer John Noltner talks about the Minnesota Book Award nominated "Lessons on the Road to Peace"

  • Added: Apr 18, 2024
  • Length: 07:21
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Author Kalena Miller talks about her Minnesota Book Award-nominated middle-grade novel "Shannon in the Spotlight"

  • Added: Apr 04, 2024
  • Length: 08:33
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Author Tashia Hart talks about her new book "Native Love Jams", a nominee for the Minnesota Book Award

  • Added: Mar 28, 2024
  • Length: 09:30
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Author Laura Purdie Salas talks about the Minnesota Book Award Nominee "Finding Family: The Duckling Raised By Loons"

  • Added: Mar 21, 2024
  • Length: 07:10
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Author Naomi Kritzer talks about the Minnesota Book Award nominee "Liberty's Daughter"

  • Added: Mar 14, 2024
  • Length: 09:16
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World traveler, author, and photographer Autumn Carolynn talks about her new book "Traveling in Wonder"

  • Added: Mar 07, 2024
  • Length: 07:24
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Comedian Maria Bamford talks about her new book "Sure, I'll Join Your Cult"

  • Added: Feb 15, 2024
  • Length: 10:19
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Author Brenda J. Child talks about the new book (and new art exhibit) "Dreaming Our Futures"

  • Added: Feb 08, 2024
  • Length: 08:34
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Author Cary J. Griffith talks about his new book "Gunflint Falling: Blowdown in the Boundary Waters"

  • Added: Feb 01, 2024
  • Length: 10:13
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Author Joshua Moehling talks about his new mystery "Where the Dead Sleep"

  • Added: Dec 28, 2023
  • Length: 07:02
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Author Tove Conway talks about her new book "Northern Sights"

  • Added: Dec 21, 2023
  • Length: 07:26
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Author Nate Patrin talks about his new book "The Needle and the Lens: Pop goes to the Movies from Rock 'n' Roll to Synthwave"

  • Added: Dec 14, 2023
  • Length: 09:18