Notable Twin Cities: 11/10–11/16


Sunday 11/10: Authors Shannon Gibney and Junauda Petrus and editor Andrew Karre will discuss the basics of writing and publishing young adult novels. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 5 p.m., free.

Monday 11/11: Poet Tommy Pico presents Feed in conversation with Patrick Nathan, author of Some Hell. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.

Isadora Gruye presents her debut poetry collection, The Ladies’ Guide to the Apocalypse. Lake Monster Brewing, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 11/12: Hena Khan, author of the middle-grade novel Amina’s Voice, presents her newest book, More to the Story. Red Balloon Bookshop, 6:30 p.m., free.

This month’s Books & Bars club will discuss My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite. Moon Palace Books, 7 p.m., free. 

Wednesday 11/13: Allen Eskins presents his new coming-of-age mystery novel, Nothing More Dangerous. SubText Books, 7 p.m., free.

Thursday 11/14: Lindy West joins Talking Volumes host Kerri Miller to discuss her newest work, The Witches Are Coming. The Fitzgerald Theater, 7 p.m., $30.

Friday 11/15: Water~Stone Review presents its newest issue, featuring readings from Danielle Bylund, Cynthia Brandon-Slocum, Morgan Grayce Willow, Gary Smith, Heid E. Erdrich, Marion Gomez, Mary Wlodarski, Cherene Sherrard, and others. Sundin Music Hall, Hamline University, 7 p.m., free.

Saturday 11/16: Coffee House Press hosts a special sale of letterpress broadsides and books from their collection. Coffee House Press, 11 a.m., free.


And another thing: Looking for a new spot to work, especially during NaNoWriMo? Check out this list of the best Twin Cities writing spots.


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Ellen Fee is a writer, teaching artist, and youthworker focused on creative writing and arts education. Ellen graduated from the University of Minnesota and lives in St. Paul. Her work has appeared in Corbel Stone Press, Apeiron Review, and The Caterpillar, among others. You can follow her @ellenkfee on Twitter and Instagram. More from this author →