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.


426 Pieces

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Illustrator Sarah Brokke talks about her experience collaborating with author Gary Boelhower

  • Added: Sep 01, 2022
  • Length: 09:30
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Margi Preus talks about Windswept, her new book for young readers

  • Added: Sep 15, 2022
  • Length: 11:23
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Illustrator John Owens talks about his new book "One Winter Up North"

  • Added: Sep 22, 2022
  • Length: 12:19
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Paul J. Radomski talks about his new book “Walleye – A Beautiful Fish of the Dark”

  • Added: Sep 29, 2022
  • Length: 10:24
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Mary Jo Pehl talks about her 2022 memoir “Dumb Dumb Dumb: My Mother's Book Reviews”

  • Added: Oct 06, 2022
  • Length: 09:38
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Tony Dierckins talks about “Duluth’s Grand Old Architecture 1870-1940” his new book co-authored by Maryanne C. Norton

  • Added: Oct 13, 2022
  • Length: 12:21
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Author Jeffrey Sauve talks about his new book “Murder at Minnesota Point"

  • Added: Oct 20, 2022
  • Length: 10:36
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Poet Linda LeGarde Grover talks about the book “The Sky Watched”

  • Added: Oct 27, 2022
  • Length: 08:29
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Charlie Parr talks about his new book "Last of the Better Days Ahead"

  • Added: Nov 03, 2022
  • Length: 07:51
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Poet Bart Sutter talks about his new book “So Surprised to Find You Here”

  • Added: Nov 17, 2022
  • Length: 10:56
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Marie Zhuikov talks about her new book of essays “Meander North”

  • Added: Dec 08, 2022
  • Length: 15:14
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The North 1033's Chris Harwood speaks with Peter Geye, the author of The Ski Jumpers, a novel published in 2022 by University of Minnesota Press. G...

  • Added: Sep 10, 2022
  • Length: 09:48
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Gary Boelhower talks about his Northeastern Minnesota Book Awards nominated children's book "A Common Thirst"

  • Added: Aug 11, 2022
  • Length: 12:56
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Sarah Bamford Seidelmann talks about her Northeastern Minnesota Book Awards nominated novel "Where the Deer Dream"

  • Added: Jul 28, 2022
  • Length: 08:16
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Joy and tears were both a part of the experience for author Staci Lola Drouillard in writing the 2022 release Seven Aunts published by the Universi...

  • Added: Jul 08, 2022
  • Length: 08:32
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KUMD's Chris Harwood speaks with Beth Dooley, a Minneapolis-based chef and columnist who is the author of The Perennial Kitchen: Simple Recipes for...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2021
  • Length: 12:42
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KUMD's Chris Harwood speaks with Ronda Snow, the author of a new children's book, The Little People and the Water of Life that will be published in...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2021
  • Length: 10:38
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KUMD's Chris Harwood speaks with writer and journalist Martin Keller about The Space Pen Club: Close Encounters of the 5th Kind -- UFO Disclosure, ...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2021
  • Length: 13:15
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Linda LeGarde Grover has turned her hand to telling some old stories in her latest book, Gichigami Hearts Stories and Histories from Misaabekong: ...

  • Added: Jun 30, 2021
  • Length: 07:52
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A character readers may remember from Thomas Peacock's Beginnings and The Tao of Nookomis has penned his own story. Author and publisher Thomas P...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2021
  • Length: 13:42