William Kent Krueger
New York Times bestselling author William Kent Krueger has logged timber, worked construction, done freelance journalism, and researched child development. He now makes his living as a full-time author of the award-winning Cork O’Connor mystery series, set in the north woods of Minnesota. Krueger’s 2013 stand-alone novel, Ordinary Grace, received the Edgar Award and was named the 2015 One Book South Dakota. The companion novel, This Tender Land, was published in September 2019. Kreuger lives with his wife in St. Paul, a city he dearly loves.