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March 22, 2017
Tom Isbell of Duluth holds his first novel, "The Prey" which is the first in a three-part dystopian series. (2015 file / News Tribune)
Pressroom Podcast: Duluth author Tom Isbell
March 22, 2017 - 3:49am
March 17, 2017
Louise Erdrich talks at the National Book Awards reading at Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn., in 2013. Sheldon Green / Special to Forum News Service
ND-raised author Erdrich wins National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction
March 17, 2017 - 1:29pm
March 10, 2017
"What You Break" by Reed Farrel Coleman; G.P. Putnam's Sons (366 pages, $27) (Penguin Random House)
'What You Break' covers grief on Long Island
March 10, 2017 - 1:22pm
Prosecuting attorney from Netflix docuseries "Making a Murderer," Ken Kratz wrote about his new book “Avery: The Case Against Steven Avery and What ‘Making a Murderer’ Gets Wrong": “I’m writing it because the truth matters, and people get hurt when it is twisted and misrepresented,” Kratz writes in the first chapter. “More public horror has been expressed at the imagined plight of Steven Avery than at Teresa (Halbach’s) very real murder.”
'The truth matters': Ken Kratz from ‘Making a Murderer’ talks docuseries, new book
March 10, 2017 - 5:00am
March 9, 2017
Book cover for "The Confessions of Young Nero" by Margaret George, Random House. (TNS)
Wisconsin author makes a fictional case for the humanity of Nero
March 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
Book cover for "Exit West A Novel" by Mohsin Hamid, Riverhead Books (240 pages, $26)
'Exit West' reflects migration as a story that never ends
March 9, 2017 - 12:05pm
March 6, 2017
"What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear" by Danielle Ofri; Beacon Press (242 pages, $24.95) (Beacon Press)
Doctor's book has tips for getting your care provider to listen
March 6, 2017 - 12:41pm
March 3, 2017
"Ripper: The Secret Life of Walter Sickert," by Patricia Cornwell, Thomas & Mercer (570 pages, $29.99) (Amazon)
Patricia Cornwell reopens Jack the Ripper case
March 3, 2017 - 4:02pm
March 2, 2017
Emily Fridlund. Photo by Doug Knutson
‘Reads like smart pulp’: Minnesota author pens debut novel ‘A History of Wolves’
March 2, 2017 - 10:05pm
Minnesota's Chuck Logan brings in echoes of Vietnam War in his latest book
March 2, 2017 - 4:01pm
February 22, 2017
"We'll Always Have Casablanca: The Life, Legend, and Afterlife of Hollywood's Most Beloved Movie" by Noah Isenberg; W.W. Norton & Co. (334 pages, $27.95) (W.W. Norton & Co.)
New history of movie 'Casablanca' rounds up the usual suspects
February 22, 2017 - 10:00pm
Lucie B. Amundsen, local egg farmer and author of the popular book “Locally Laid: How We Built a Plucky, Industry-Changing Egg Farm - From Scratch”.
Pressroom Podcast: Whirlwind year for Locally Laid
February 22, 2017 - 12:30am
February 16, 2017
"The New Midwest" by Mark Athitakis; Belt Publishing (96 pages, $16.95) (Belt Publishing)
'The New Midwest' maps terrain of the region's fiction
February 16, 2017 - 10:40pm
"The War Within: Diaries From the Siege of Leningrad" by Alexis Peri; Harvard University Press (337 pages, $29.95) (Harvard University Press)
BOOK REVIEW: 'The War Within' is achingly personal and human
February 16, 2017 - 8:39pm
Prince was found unresponsive in an elevator at Paisley Park on April 21, 2016.  “Gold Experience: Following Prince in the ’90s” was written by Jim Walsh, of the Twin Cities, and was released in January. 1996 file photo
AN ODE TO PRINCE: Minnesotan’s book chronicles following musician in the ’90s
February 16, 2017 - 5:15am
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