Presenters

Below are the presenters who were featured at the 2017 Festival. Watch our website for information about presenters at the 2018 Festival of Books in Brookings. 

 

  • Fiction, South Dakota Authors, Writers Support
    Behold! Oddities, Curiosities and Undefinable Wonders
  • History, Illustrators, South Dakota Authors, Tribal, Young Readers
    Tasunka: A Lakota Horse Legend
  • Fiction, Young Readers
    Pablo and Birdy
  • History, South Dakota Authors
    From Warm Center to Ragged Edge: The Erosion of Midwestern Regionalism, 1920-1965
  • Crime/Mystery, Fiction, Writers Support
    Sulfur Springs
  • Writers Support
  • History, Tribal
    Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teaching of Plants
  • Non-Fiction, Writers Support
    The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation’s Largest Home
  • Young Readers
    To Catch a Cheat (A Jackson Greene Novel)
  • History, Non-Fiction
    Lives in Ruins: Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble
  • History, Poetry, South Dakota Authors
  • History, South Dakota Authors
    South Dakota’s Cowboy Governor, Tom Berry
  • Fiction, Poetry, South Dakota Authors, Writers Support
    The Thresher (Introduction)
  • Non-Fiction, Poetry, South Dakota Authors, Writers Support
    Gathering from the Grassland: A Plains Journal
  • Crime/Mystery, Fiction
    Not a Sound
  • Fiction
    Glory Over Everything
  • Non-Fiction, South Dakota Authors, Writers Support
    Learning to Draw – Drawing to Learn
  • Non-Fiction
    The Sports Bucket List: 101 Sights Every Fan Has to See Before the Clock Runs Out
  • Non-Fiction, South Dakota Authors
    South Dakota Quilts and Quiltmakers: Infinite Variety
  • Poetry, Tribal
    Curator of Ephemera at the New Museum for Archaic Media