Notable Twin Cities: 6/16–6/22


Sunday 6/16: Join Moon Palace Books for a reading celebrating the release of Peter Wartman’s new book Stonebreaker, sequel to Over the Wall, published by Uncivilized Books. Moon Palace Books, 2 p.m., free.

Monday 6/18: Lucy Ives will present Loudermilk: Or, The Real Poet; Or, The Origin of the World. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.

Join SubText Books in the store for a reading with Mary Sharratt for Ecstasy, now out in paperback! Book signing to follow. SubText Books, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 6/19: Join SubText Books in the store for a reading with Dave Durenberger for When Republicans Were Progressive. Book signing to follow! SubText Books, 7 p.m., free.

Wednesday 6/20: The Bridges Reading Series continues with a June installment at its new home at Next Chapter Booksellers. Readers will include Tony Plocido, Jas Abramowitz, Jeremy O’Neal, Amoke Kubat, and Lia Rivamonte. Next Chapter Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.

Bill Meissner presents The Mapmaker’s Dream, in conversation with Margaret Hasse. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.

Friday 6/22: Rob Jung will present The Reaper. Once Upon A Crime, 12 p.m., free.

Elin Hildebrand will present Summer of ’69. Trinity Episcopal Church, 1 p.m., $15.


Here’s a thing: Heard of Coffee House Press’s Books in Action? If not, check it out! It’s all about the ways stories and poetry can transcend paper and screen to create engaging new ways to experience literature.


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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 →