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An Evening with William Kent Krueger

June 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Author William Kent Krueger leaning against a half wall looking into the distance. Covers "Ordinary Grace" and "This Tender Land" pictured above author's image. Flyer text: An evening with William Kent Krueger, June 19th at 6:00 PM. Join us for a virtual visit with author William Kent Krueger! He'll be speaking about his books, followed by a live Q&A session. Pre-order a book with our friends at between the pages bookstore to receive a free signed book plate from the author.

Event Details

Join us on June 19th at 6pm for an exciting virtual visit with acclaimed author William Kent Krueger. This event is part of our “Adventure Begins at Your Library” Summer Reading program at the Lebanon Public Library. You will have a unique opportunity to hear Krueger discuss all of his captivating books. Afterward, there will be a live Q&A session. You can bring any questions you may have and ask him directly.

About William Kent Krueger

William Kent Krueger is renowned for his riveting mystery series set in the picturesque north woods of Minnesota. His series features Cork O’Connor, the former sheriff of Tamarack County. Cork is a character rich in cultural heritage, being part Irish and part Ojibwe. Krueger’s novels are celebrated for their intricate plots and deep character development. The vivid depiction of the Minnesota landscape in his books makes them a perfect fit for our adventure-themed summer reading program.

Awards and Accomplishments

Krueger has received numerous awards for his work. These include the Minnesota Book Award, the Loft-McKnight Fiction Award, the Anthony Award, the Barry Award, the Dilys Award, and the Friends of American Writers Prize. His stand-alone novel, “Ordinary Grace,” published in 2013, won the prestigious Edgar Award for the best novel. Its companion novel, “This Tender Land,” published in 2019, also enjoyed significant acclaim. It spent nearly six months on the New York Times bestseller list.

How to Join

This event is completely free. There’s no registration process required. Just come to the library and join us for the live virtual session. Don’t miss this chance to delve into the world of William Kent Krueger. Gain insights into his writing process and engage in a stimulating discussion about his works.

Join the Adventure

Whether you’re a longtime fan or new to his novels, this event promises to be a highlight of our summer reading program. Mark your calendars for June 19th at 6pm. Prepare for an evening of literary adventure with William Kent Krueger at the Lebanon Public Library. Adventure truly begins at your library!

Please consider pre-ordering one of Krueger’s books with our friends at Between the Pages Bookstore. All pre-orders will receive a free signed book plate from the author!

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June 19
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Large Meeting Room (top floor)
104 E Washington St
Lebanon, IN 46052 United States
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