Notable Twin Cities: 11/11–11/17


Sunday 11/11: Will McGrath will launch Everything Lost Is Found Again. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.

Monday 11/12: Enjoy an evening with three local poets: Tim Nolan, Stefan Lovasik, and Dore Kiesselbach. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.

Craig Morgan Teicher will read from his new essay collection, We Begin in Gladness, in conversation with Graywolf Press Executive Editor Jeff Shotts. Moon Palace Books, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 11/13: Green Card Voices will be participating in Global Entrepreneur Week by hosting a panel of authors from the Green Card Entrepreneur Voices book at the Impact Hub. Panelist include Veronica Quillien, Vikas Narula, Mary Anne Quiroz, Ameeta Jaiswal-Dale, and Hassan Syed. Impact Hub Minneapolis, 4 p.m., free.

Enjoy a lively discussion with four multi-genre, Minnesota Book Award-winning authors: Linda LeGarde Grover, Gary Kaunonen, Margi Preus, and Will Weaver. ASL interpretation will be provided. University of St. Thomas, 12 p.m., free.

Wednesday 11/14: Allen Eskens will present The Shadows We Hide. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.

Thursday 11/15: This month’s installment of the Bridges Reading Series will feature Paige Riehl, Jim Bohen, and Rosetta Peters with guitar accompaniment by JG Everest. Blue Harbor Center for the Arts, 7 p.m., free.

Friday 11/16: Madeline Uraneck, author, and Tenzin Tamdin, “son” in the family, will share reading and anecdotes from How to Make a Life: A Tibetan Refugee Family and the Midwestern Woman They AdoptedCommon Good Books, 7 p.m., free.

Saturday 11/17: Mary Casanova will read and sign her newest book, Hush Hush, Forest. SubText Books, 11 a.m., free.

Ava Black will present The Bug Jar, Tom Combs presents Wrongful Deaths, and James Tucker presents The Holdouts. Come chat with these three authors about their latest books! Once Upon A Crime Bookstore, 12 p.m., free.


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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 →