William Kent Krueger

William Kent Krueger is the award-winning author of eighteen Cork O’Connor novels, including Desolation Mountain and Sulfur Springs, as well as the novel Ordinary Grace, winner of the Edgar Award for best novel. His latest novel, This Tender Land, will be published in September 2019. He lives in the Twin Cities with his family. Visit his website at WilliamKentKrueger.com.

Books by this Author

This Tender Land
Desolation Mountain
Sulfur Springs
William Kent Krueger Collection #5
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CELEBRATE THE BOOK WEEK
Carlisle, PA
OCT 19
CHIPPEWA VALLEY BOOK FESTIVAL
L.E. Phillips Public Library
Eau Claire, WI
OCT 24
GARNER PUBLIC LIBRARY
Garner, IA
OCT 25
REDWING PUBLIC LIBRARY
Redwing, MN
OCT 27

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Life owes me nothing, no matter how hard I work. Whatever good comes to me in the end is simply a gift and a blessing.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Forest ranger.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Grandfather.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. The inability to say no when asked for a favor.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. "Somewhere over the Rainbow", "Stardust", "Summertime", "Imagine", "American Pie".

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