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Posts with Category: One Book SD

  1. thumbnail image for blog post: J. Ryan Stradal Draws Inspiration from S.D. in 2017 One Book
    July 12, 2017

    Stradal's hit debut novel features Eva Thorvald who grows up in the Midwest and later finds fame and fortune as a traveling chef. Her cuisine is second to none.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: One Book Author Stradal Touring SD in July
    June 30, 2017

    The “foodie” heroine of the 2017 One Book journeys the Midwest leaving satisfied diners in her wake. The creator of her character will soon be doing the same.

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: How Do You Start a Book Club?
    June 23, 2017

    Do you want to be in a book club but don't know where to start? What are the best book club books, and how do you recruit members?

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: Book Clubs Rejoice: The 2017 One Book has a Kit!
    May 4, 2017

    Attention book club captains, teachers, discussion leaders: J. Ryan Stradal has made your life easier.

  5. thumbnail image for blog post: Up Close & Pulitzer: A Conversation with Jane Smiley
    October 18, 2016

    South Dakota Public Broadcasting's Lori Walsh talks with Jane Smiley in front of a live audience at the South Dakota Festival of Books in Brookings.

  6. thumbnail image for blog post: Reading Groups React to 2016 One Book South Dakota
    May 30, 2016

    South Dakotans have gathered in Scotland, Wessington, and Sisseton to discuss this year’s One Book South Dakota – “Some Luck” by Jane Smiley.

  7. thumbnail image for blog post: South Dakota Magazine: Our South Dakota Reading Club
    April 25, 2016

    Good literature brings us together and helps identify what life on the prairie is all about. C.S. Lewis described it best, "We read to know we are not alone."

  8. thumbnail image for blog post: 2016 One Book South Dakota Ready for Reading Groups
    February 10, 2016

    Readers across South Dakota will read and discuss Jane Smiley’s 2014 novel “Some Luck”, in the 14th year of One Book South Dakota.

  9. thumbnail image for blog post: 10 Things You Didn't Know About Author Jane Smiley
    January 18, 2016

    Though you may be familiar with Smiley and some of her works, here are some intriguing facts about the best-selling author that you probably didn’t know.

  10. thumbnail image for blog post: Best of 2015 – SDHC Staff Picks Edition
    January 11, 2016

    Staff picks for the best of the South Dakota Humanities Council in 2015 include: 2015 Festival of Books in Deadwood, fundraising challenges and more.

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