William Kent Kruger2024 marks 150 years of library service in Dunn County. To celebrate, Menomonie Public Library, Dragon Tale Books, and The Mabel Tainter are bringing award winning author, William Kent Krueger to town.

The FREE event will be held at The Mabel Tainter on April 10th at 6:30pm. The Spirit Room at The Mabel Tainter will host a book signing with the author after the event.

6:30-7:30 presentation
7:30-8:30 Q&A and book signing in The Spirit Room

FREE and open to the public. Please order your ticket in advance.

There are two ticket options:

  1. TICKET ONLY-free admission ticket
  2. BOOK* TICKET-free admission ticket plus pay $30 to get a copy of The River We Remember

*There will NOT be books available to purchase at the event. Please use the link above to pre-order.

William Kent Krueger writes a mystery series set in the north woods of Minnesota. His protagonist is Cork O’Connor, the former sheriff of Tamarack County and a man of mixed heritage—part Irish and part Ojibwe.

His work has received a number of awards, including the Minnesota Book Award, the Loft-McKnight Fiction Award, the Anthony Award, the Barry Award, the Dilys Award, and the Friends of American Writers Prize. His last nine novels were all New York Times bestsellers.

Learn more about the author.

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