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This is the best time of year for a great mystery, when the wind howls and it’s better to stay inside to learn more about an old friend you’ve known for a decade. It’s also perfect timing for the rerelease of this timeless picture book. more

Feb 1, 2016 12:00 AM Books, Video & More

Esko's Corner

Esko's Corner, an Illustrated History of Esko and Thomson Township

In early 2008, a dozen of us got together with the blessings of the Esko Historical Society and set out to compile a local history. more

Feb 1, 2016 12:00 AM Books, Video & More

Six children's books reviewed: "Twig's Guide," "North Woods Girl," "Hungry Coyote," "Underwater Adventures with Louis and Louise," "A Bird on My Hand" and "The Littlest Loon." more

Nov 11, 2015 12:00 AM Books, Video & More

A book of poetry, a crime thriller and a story of friendship, reviewed. more

Oct 1, 2015 12:00 AM Books, Video & More

Three kinds of histories – personal, human and ecological. more

Aug 1, 2015 12:00 AM Books, Video & More

Reviews of two mystery tales: Margi Preus' "Enchantment Lake" and Dan Cashman's "The Reflectory." more

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM Books, Video & More

Reviews of "Blue Men & River Monsters," "Water and What We Know" and "Where Silence Gathers." more

Apr 1, 2015 12:00 AM Books, Video & More

Reviews of three books of regional history: "Images of America: Hancock," "Twin Ports by Trolley" and "Death at the Lighthouse: A Grand Island Riddle." more

Feb 1, 2015 12:00 AM , Books, Video & More

Reviews of seven kid-friendly books: "Winter Bees," "My Puppy Gave to Me," "The Best Part of a Sauna," "Rhoda's Rock Hunt," "Plant a Pocket of Prairie," "Babies of the Wild" and "One Gorilla." more

Dec 1, 2014 12:00 AM Books, Video & More

Reviews of "Scoop: Notes from a Small Ice Cream Shop" and "Yankee Yooper on the Keweenaw." more

Oct 1, 2014 12:00 AM , Books, Video & More

Reviews of five books about traditional and modern Anishinaabeg culture: "Original Local," "Hungry Johnny," "The Road Back to Sweetgrass," "Talking Sky" and "Spirit of the Ojibwe." more

Aug 1, 2014 12:00 AM Books, Video & More

This rich anthology about a small community 10 miles west of Duluth should be savored and appreciated one story at a time. Leave it by your favorite easy chair to read a little each day. No need to be a history buff or a local to enjoy it. more

May 9, 2014 10:38 AM Books, Video & More

Reviews of Dan Kemp's "A Yooper's Summer on Isle Royale," Michael Perry's "From the Top: Brief Transmissions from Tent Show Radio" and Joel Austin's "Discovering the Penokees." more

Apr 1, 2014 12:00 AM Books, Video & More

Reviews of Anne Rud Miller's "Mashkiki Rapids," Robert R. Olson's "Two Bucks and a Can of Gas" and the Isle Royale Families & Friends Association's cookbook. more

Feb 1, 2014 12:21 PM Books, Video & More

With the holidays approaching, we review three worthy books for the young readers in your life: Big Little Mother, by Kevin Kling; What I Saw on Mackinac, by Jennifer Margaret Powell; and The Guardians of the Straits, by Tyler Benson. more

Nov 19, 2013 3:28 PM Books, Video & More

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