Join us for an extraordinary evening with the renowned New York Times Bestselling Author, William Kent Krueger, at the Arts Bonita. Immerse yourself in the world of mystery and intrigue as we celebrate the literary brilliance of a captivating storyteller.
Date: February 12, 2024
About the Author:
William Kent Krueger, a native of the Cascade Mountains in Oregon, has become a literary sensation with his gripping mystery series set in the enchanting north woods of Minnesota. Drawing on his diverse life experiences, including logging timber, construction work, and research in child development at the University of Minnesota, Krueger’s unique background enriches the narratives of his novels.
Krueger’s protagonist, Cork O’Connor, a man of mixed heritage (part Irish and part Ojibwe) and former sheriff of Tamarack County, takes readers on thrilling journeys through his intricately woven plots. The author’s accolades include the Minnesota Book Award, Loft-McKnight Fiction Award, Anthony Award, Barry Award, Dilys Award, and the Friends of American Writers Prize. All of his last nine novels have achieved the prestigious status of New York Times bestseller.
In addition to his mystery series, Krueger’s standalone novel, Ordinary Grace, was awarded the Edgar Award by the Mystery Writers of America, recognizing it as the best novel of the year. His companion novel, This Tender Land, published in September 2019, captivated readers and spent nearly six months on the New York Times bestseller list.
Engage in an intimate conversation with William Kent Krueger about his life, experiences, and literary journey.
Enjoy a night filled with mystery, suspense, and the joy of great storytelling.
Regular Admission: $25
VIP Ticket: $35 (Includes table seating and a copy of softcover book)
Don’t miss this opportunity to meet a literary luminary and immerse yourself in the captivating world of William Kent Krueger’s novels. Secure your spot now for an unforgettable evening at Arts Bonita!