William Kent Krueger to read from and discuss latest Minnesota thriller at Fargo Library

"Fox Creek" is the Minnesota author's latest Cork O'Connor mystery.

Author William Kent Krueger. Tony Nelson/ Special to The Forum
Author William Kent Krueger.
Tony Nelson/ contributed
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FARGO — Minnesota author William Kent Krueger will read from and discuss his new book, "Fox Creek," Saturday afternoon, Aug. 27, at the downtown Fargo Public Library.

The latest Cork O'Connor mystery finds the former sheriff trying to track his wife and father-in-law, on the run in the Boundary Waters from brutal mercenaries. As with all of the Cork O'Connor mysteries , the action unfolds in northern Minnesota and explores Native American history and culture.

Novelist plans Twin Cities book signings.

Krueger's book talk will start at 1 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

On Saturday, Krueger will also hold book talks in Grand Forks' Ferguson Books & More at 10 a.m. and Cherry Street Books in Alexandria, Minn., at 5 p.m.

On Friday, Aug. 26, he will be in Turtle Town Books & Gifts in Nisswa, Minn., at 10 a.m., Willow Bookstore in Perham, Minn., at 1 p.m., Beagle and Wolf Books & Bindery in Park Rapids, Minn., at 3:30 p.m. and Four Pines Bookstore in Bemidji, Minn., at 6 p.m.

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