In celebration of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), Minnesota authors B.K. Parent and Lizbeth Selvig, who won the Minnesota Author Project 2018 will hold a panel style discussion about their writing experiences at Great River Regional Library, Becker.
Date: Sat Nov 16, 2019
Agegroups: Adults, Seniors, Teens
Time: 10:30 AM
Learn more here.
It’s NaNoWriMo! Great River Regional Library is hosting an Introduction to MN Writes MN Reads class
Date: Tue Nov 5, 2019
Agegroups: Adults, Teens
Time: 1:00 PM PM
For writers interested in these easy-to-use, free resources for publishing and sharing eBooks, and for readers interested in discovering books by local writers available through MN Writes MN Reads. Local WritersCreate can eBooks and share them with readers across Minnesota and potentially the United States. Readers can find eBooks published by independent authors. Limit 15. For age 15 and up.
REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Register for the event.
In celebration of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), Minnesota authors B.K. Parent and Lizbeth Selvig, who won the Minnesota Author Project 2018 will hold a panel style discussion about their writing experiences at the Great River Regional Library, Elk River Branch.
- Sat Nov 2, 2019
- 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Learn more here.
Congratulations to the winners of the second annual Minnesota Author Project, which recognizes the best indie-published authors in the state of Minnesota!
Matka by Sarah Hanley from Hennepin County Library
Young Adult Fiction
The Queen of Steel and Fire by Steve South from Great River Regional Library
Prizes are sponsored by the Minnesota Library Foundation and BiblioLabs and MN Writes MN Reads is a program of the Council of Regional Public Library Systems Administrators.
The following Minnesota Author Project winners & finalists will be at the Twin Cities Book Festival on Saturday, October 12 at the MN Writes MN Reads table. Schedule:
Diane Dettmann (finalist) 10:30-12:30: CANCELLED
- Bethany Atazadeh (2018 finalist) 10:30-12:30
- Steven South (2019 winner) 11:30-1:30
- Sarah Hanley (2019 winner) 12:30-2:30
- Jenna Zark (2019 finalist) 1:30-3:30
Winners announced in Minnesota Author Project awards— Star Tribune, 9/20/19
Fall is the season for Local Author Fairs. Learn more about MN Writes MN Reads at these upcoming local author fairs:
Anoka County Library– Northtown Library
Saturday October 5th, 2019
10:15 am- 1:00 pm
Dakota County Library– Galaxie Library
Saturday, November 2, 2019
10:30am – 3:00pm