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August 7, 2012

Diane Wilson and Garrison Keillor for One Minneapolis One Read

Filed under: Authors, Event — lucia.randle @ 3:53 pm

phpUcPcXSDiane Wilson, author of this year’s One Minneapolis One Read book, Spirit Car: Journey to a Dakota Past, and A Prairie Home Companion host Garrison Keillor are set to kick off the official discussion of this community read. The conversation will take place on September 24 at 7 p.m. at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Tickets are $10 but can be discounted to $5 for seniors and students. Other events will take place in the community throughout the week of September 19-24.

One Minneapolis One Read was created to promote community involvement, literacy, and respectful public dialogue. It has been an effective way to bring the community together. One Minneapolis One Read joins forces with individuals, neighborhood groups, educators, businesses, and nonprofits to enhance the community positively. Join the fun!

Both of Diane Wilson’s books, Spirit Car and Beloved Child, can be purchased through the Minnesota Historical Society Press or at local bookstores.

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