Sunday 12/10: Author, chef, and outdoorsman Jon Wipfli will be signing copies of his new cookbook Venison: The Slay to Gourmet Field to Kitchen Cookbook. Barnes & Noble Roseville, 2 p.m., free.
Tuesday 12/12: Author Lise Lunge-Larsen and illustrator Kari Vick will be reading from their new children’s picture book Seven Ways to Trick a Troll. Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church, 12 p.m., free.
It’s Books and Bars! It’s a monthly book discussion and live show, and December’s installment will be centered on Stephanie Wilbur Ash’s novel The Annie Year. Bryant-Lake Bowl & Theater, 6 p.m., free.
Briana Lawrence will be reading from her work as part of the Speculations Reading Series. Each reading includes a reception with free soda pop and cookies, and a post-reception expedition to a bistro. DreamHaven Books & Comics, 6:30 p.m., free.
Join Heartspark Press for “Women Your Mother Warned You About: Resistance & Resilience,” an explosive evening featuring the best trans women and AMAB non-binary writers in the country. Featured writers will include KOKUMO, Tobi-Hill Meyer, Joss Barton, and many more. Phoenix Theater Minneapolis, 7:30 p.m., pay-what-you-can.
Dave Page will be signing copies of his book F. Scott Fitzgerald in Minnesota: The Writer and His Friends at Home. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 2 p.m., free.
Here’s a thing: It’s the big-time book list you’ve been waiting for: NPR’s Best Books of 2017. That’s right, the NPR book concierge has curated a killer list of recommendations you can sort by genre, topic, all of that. Pretty sweet.
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