Join Moon Palace for a conversation, drawing demonstration, and book signing with author Trisha Speed Shaskan and illustrator Stephen Shashkan to celebrate the release of Q & Ray Case #3: Foul Play at Elm Tree Park. There will be cake! Moon Palace Books, 2 p.m., free.
Monday 10/8: Join Milkweed Editions in celebrating the launch of Michael Bazzett’s translation of the Mayan creation epic, The Popol Vuh. After a reading from The Popol Vuh, Bazzett will be joined in conversation by poet and essayist Michael Kleber-Diggs. A book signing will follow. Open Book, 6:30 p.m., free.
Friday 10/12: Amor Towles, bestselling author of Rules of Civility and A Gentleman in Moscow, will be discussing his work as the 2018–2019 Pen Pals season. Hopkins Center For the Arts, 11 a.m., $40-$50.
Saturday 10/13: The Twin Cities Book Festival is a free, day-long festival that brings people together to celebrate the vibrant literary culture of the Twin Cities and Upper Midwest. Minnesota State Fairgrounds, 10 a.m., free.
Here’s a thing: The Twin Cities Book Festival is here! Use this schedule to plan your visit and make sure you get to see all there is to see!
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