Notable Twin Cities: 7/8–7/14


Sunday 7/8: Laurie Kilmartin will present Dead People Suck: A Guide for Survivors of the Newly Departed. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 3 p.m., free.

Monday 7/9: Sample craft brew while listening to local authors. July’s reading will take you from Israel to medieval Scotland to ancient Egypt, with Laura Vosika, Dr. Kendall Price, and Wendy Brown-Baez. Barnes and Noble Edina, 7:30 p.m., free.

Wednesday 7/11: Amber Tamblyn will present Any Man. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.

Award-winning author Lisa Wysocky will discuss and sign her new cozy mystery, The Mane Equation (partially set at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN). Once Upon a Crime, 7 p.m., free.

Thursday 7/12: Kimberly Belle will read from Three Days Missing. Book signing to follow. SubText Books, 7 p.m., free.

Friday 7/13: Visit Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts to hear from local writers Carolyn Holbrook, Joan Trygg, and Diane Wilson. Banfill Locke Center For the Arts, 7:30 p.m., free.

Saturday 7/14: Bring your kids for story time! Featuring The Princess and the Pit Stop by Tom Angleberger. Activities to follow. Barnes & Noble Roseville, 11 a.m., free.


Here’s a thing: The reading period is now open for local boutique publisher Red Bird Chapbooks. Check out the details, and then submit something!


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Abby Anderson is a fiction writer and an MFA candidate at Hamline University. She lives in Minneapolis with an extra large cat, many books, and lots of crap from estate sales. More from this author →