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Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl on 3 Decades of MN Food Writing

The award-winning local critic on deadbeat landlords, Martin Amis, and finding beauty in the little things.

Read an Excerpt from ‘Too Much Sea for Their Decks: Shipwrecks of MN’s North Shore & Isle Royale’

Michael Schumacher's sixth Great Lakes shipwreck book explores the icy depths of Lake Superior.

Yup, There Is Such a Thing as Minneapolis Historical Fiction

Meet Erik Rivenes, the author and podcaster who applies literary flair to real-life Twin Cities history.

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan! Read a Chapter from a New, Locally Angled Book About ‘Blood On the Tracks’

Acknowledging the Minneapolis studio aces who only recently got credit for helping create a masterpiece.

J. Ryan Stradal’s ‘Saturday Night at the Lakeside Supper Club’ is a Big Ol’ Love Letter to MN

The Cali-based author is back in town tonight to talk about his new book with Lorna Landvik at Hook and ladder.

51 Years Ago, Two Minnesota Teens Broke Barriers for Women in Sports

In 'Break Point,' author Sheri Brenden tells their story.

January 24, 2023

Betty Crocker Thinks Tuna Is a Vegetable

And other surprising revelations from the new edition of the 'Betty Crocker Cookbook.'

December 22, 2022

Liz Collin’s High School Classmate Reviews Her Stupid New Book

With sources like convicted murderer Derek Chauvin and his mother, the former WCCO-TV reporter serves up red meat to Alpha News junkies in 'They’re Lying.'