Stop in to meet Lake Elmo resident Tony Englund and get a signed copy of his book! Englund is a United Soccer Coaches Master Coach and the inaugural Jeff Tipping Award recipient. He is the assistant director of coaching and technical director at Sporting St. Croix Soccer Club in Minneapolis. Tony's teams have earned more than 500 wins, including multiple state cup and regional championships. He is the author of more than a dozen soccer coaching books, including best-seller Style and Domination: A Tactical Analysis of FC Barcelona.
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Internationally acclaimed yoga teacher, public speaker and social activist Seane Corn sits down with us for an armchair discussion about her new book, Revolution of the Soul: awaken to love through raw truth, radical healing and conscious action!
About the book:
“My first lessons in spirituality and yoga had nothing to do with a mat, but everything to do with waking up. They included angels, seeing God, and being in Heaven. But, believe me, not the way you might think.” So begins Revolution of the Soul.
Kelli Harding, MD MPH and author will be at Modernwell for an armchair discussion and Q&A session around her new book, The RabbitEffect: Live Longer, Happier and Healthier with the Groundbreaking Science of Kindness.
Allen Eskens is the bestselling author of The Life We Bury, The Guise of Another, The Heavens May Fall, The Deep Dark Descending, and The Shadows We Hide. He is the recipient of numerous awards and his books have been translated into 21 languages and his novel, The Life We Bury is in development for a feature film. This program is sponsored by The Friends of Lake Elmo Library.
An investigation of missing property takes a darker turn near Lake Superior in Dead Man's Mistress, the next mystery in David Housewright's award-winning McKenzie series.
Louise Wykoff is arguably the most recognizable woman living in Minnesota, known for her presence in over one hundred paintings by the late and brilliant Randolph McInnis. Louise, known better as "That Wykoff Woman," was just a young apprentice when her intimate representation and the fact of the McInnis's marriage caused rumors to fly--and Louise to hide away for decades.
Tom Combs has earned acclaim as a physician and as an author. John Grisham brought intrigue and suspense from the legal world to the mainstream. Tom has done the same with the world of medicine. Tom’s twenty-five years as an ER doctor in busy inner-city Level 1 Trauma Centers provide background for his gripping medical thrillers. His books blend high-stakes intrigue and deadly conflicts with unforgettable characters. For Tom, a passion for reading has been a lifelong gift. He is thrilled to provide stories that engage, excite, and entertain his readers.
Gunflint Burning is the story of the dramatic events around the Ham Lake fire of 2007, one of the most destructive wildfires in modern Minnesota history. Author Cary Griffith will lead us through key events of the fire as it unfolded, transporting us to the front lines of an epic struggle that was at times heroic, tragic, and sublime.
Free. All are welcome. Light refreshments will be served.
Celebrate the release of J. Ryan Stradal's new novel The Lager Queen of Minnesota at Lake Monster Brewing!
Tickets available by clicking the red BUY TICKETS button and following the prompts. Tickets are $35 for one person or $40 for two and include a signed copy of The Lager Queen of Minnesota. Event starts at 7:00, doors open at 6:30.
Local literary luminaries Beth Dooley, Peter Geye, Lorna Landvik, and Sarah Stonich will also be appearing.
Award-winning, bestselling author Beverly Lewis will be touring the Midwest in promotion of her latest release, The Tinderbox, a stand-alone novel set in her beloved Lancaster County and featuring her trademark look at Amish family life.
Internationally renowned thriller novelist Don Winslow is the mind behind “The Godfather trilogy of our time” – this according to sources as varied as The New York Times, Esquire magazine, and writer Stephen King. Over the past three decades, Winslow has published more than twenty books total. Early highlights include The Death and Life of Bobby Z, basis for a 2007 film of the same name starring Laurence Fishburne and Paul Walker, and Savages, which was adapted for the big screen by Oliver Stone in 2012.