SELCO Virtual MN Author Tour: Alison McGhee

Thursday, May 20 at 6:30pm

Alison McGhee writes for all ages and in all forms. Her most popular books include the bestselling novel Shadow Baby, which was a Today Show Book Club pick, and Someday, the #1 New York Times bestselling picture book for adults. 2020 will see the publication of The Opposite of Fate, a new novel for adults, and World So Wide, a picture book for all ages. She lives in Minneapolis and southern California.

“Where We Are” was a finalist in young adult literature for the Minnesota Book Awards in 2021.

Alison McGhee Zoom Link:

Meeting ID: 884 9306 6054 

Kids Book Club

May’s book is The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick! Join us for a discussion on May 24 at 7:00pm in the library meeting room.

If you would prefer to attend the meeting virtually, please contact the library for a meeting link.

SELCO Virtual MN Author Tour: David Housewright

Tuesday, May 11 at 6:30pm

David Housewright is an award winning Minnesota author of crime fiction and mystery fiction. A past president of the Private Eye Writers of America, Housewright is best known for his Rushmore McKenzie and Holland Taylor detective novels as well as other tales of murder and mayhem in the Midwest. He earned the Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for “Penance” (1996) as well as three Minnesota Book Awards for “Practice to Deceive” (1998), “Jelly’s Gold” (2010), and “Curse of the Jade Lily” (2013).

David Housewright’s “From the Grave: A McKenzie Novel” is a finalist for the 2021 Minnesota Book Awards.

David Housewright Zoom Link:

Meeting ID: 818 4959 2790