It was a meeting of the minds and the books in Sioux Falls/Brookings for the SD Festival of Books, totaling more than 7,000 session attendees over four days.
Festival Saturday is the busiest day of the South Dakota Festival of Books, with a large variety of workshops, panels and more all day in downtown Sioux Falls.
A donation to the SDHC gives back to the community and ensures the continuance of this event and funding to bring in authors– plus you could leave with a prize.
I won the interview lottery with mystery/suspense writer Sandra Brannan. She answered my professional (read: stiff) email with a reply bordering on effusive.
For Sneve’s greatest motivation for writing, she tells a story. “I want to make history live and be interesting. …to tell that Indians are still here…”
The South Dakota Festival of Books has a full scheduled, Friday, Sept. 26. See details.
The soft-spoken, contemplative man rises every morning before the sun to sit and write and think. Poetry seems to flow out of Ted Kooser like breath.
They all live in Sioux Falls, they all are authors — but that is where the similitude ends. These authors, like the city, offer a little bit of everything.
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This year’s Festival focuses on the theme of literature for children and young adults with the inaugural South Dakota Festival of Books for Young Readers.
The sole meaning in life is to serve humanity.
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