THIS WEEK IN APRIL

  1. Wednesday May 7 GARRISON KEILLOR WEDNESDAY, MAY 7; 7 PM (Line numbers beginning at 6 pm. Please show your books&co receipt for The Keillor Reader to get a line number.) GARRISON KEILLOR, bestselling author and American radio personality, will introduce The Keillor Reader. The book...
  2. Thursday May 8 LYNN CULLEN THURSDAY, MAY 8; 7 PM LYNN CULLEN, author of The Creation of Eve and Reign of Madness, will introduce her newest book, Mrs. Poe, rich with historical details of New York society and its mores in 1845. Edgar Allen Poe...
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GARRISON KEILLOR

WEDNESDAY, MAY 7; 7 PM

(Line numbers beginning at 6 pm. Please show your books&co receipt for The Keillor Reader to get a line number.)

GARRISON KEILLOR, bestselling author and American radio personality, will introduce The Keillor Reader. The book brings together the full range of Garrison’s work, including monologues from A Prairie Home Companion, stories from The New Yorker and The Atlantic, excerpts from novels, and newspaper columns. The Keillor Reader also presents pieces never before published, including the essays “Cheerfulness” and “What We Have Learned So Far,” and features familiar characters such as Guy Noir, cowboys Dusty and Lefty, and many more favorites from Lake Wobegon.

Garrison Keillor is the founder and host of the popular radio show, A Prairie Home Companion, which is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. VIKING

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