Tag Archives: Minnesota

February Dive | ‘The Birchbark House’ by Louise Erdrich

History comes to life in Louise Erdrich’s The Birchbark House, a National Book Award Finalist for Young People’s Literature in 1999. It earned a starred review from Publisher’s Weekly, was a Jane Addams Children’s Honor Book, and received the WILLA award for YA Fiction. Omakayas, sole survivor of a smallpox epidemic, is rescued as an infant by a courageous woman […]

January 9 – 18 | Guest authors to conduct free readings at Hamline’s MFAC in Writing for Children and Young Adults

Winter chill in January makes for great book reading time — or time with others who will read great books to you! Hamline’s Master of Fine Arts in Writing for Children and Young Adults (MFAC) Program welcomes prestigious children’s authors from around the country — including past Deep Blue Readers guest, Anne Ursu, author of The Real Boy and Breadcrumbs — for free, public […]

Location, Parking Info for September | ‘The Mostly True Story of Jack’

If one of the adults in your family follows Valley Bookseller on Facebook, you may have seen their series of pictures showing the renovations in progress. Those photos make it no surprise that we’re already meeting in the new Deep Blue Readers space at The Loft courtesy of River Market Co-Op. Remember that The Loft is actually across Main […]

February Dive | ‘The Real Boy’ and Author Visit with Anne Ursu

If you’re like us, you’re counting down the days until Anne Ursu visits Deep Blue Readers at Valley Bookseller on February 23 to talk about Oscar, Callie, and the magic that’s creating problems for the people of Aletheia. We’re so excited to have another Minnesota author suit up and dive into their book with us! […]