Books & Video



Reviews of Seven Ways to Trick a Troll, Winds & Currents Native American Stories, But That is Not Me!, Sadie Braves the Wilderness more

Nov 6, 2017 12:43 PM Books & Video

Reviews of Douglas Wood's Deep Woods, Wild Waters A Memoir and Sarah Stonich's Shelter: Off the Grid in the Mostly Magnetic North. more

Oct 3, 2017 9:52 AM Books & Video

Reviews of Vincent Wyckoff's Black Otter Bay, John Marvin Hanson's Hunting Camp 52 and Gerald Sandvick's World War II Shipbuilding in Duluth and Superior. more

Oct 3, 2017 9:51 AM , Books & Video

Reviews of Lake Superior Writers' Going Coastal, Laurie Ottis' End on the Lupine Season and Sky Blue Water, Great Stories for Young Readers. more

Oct 3, 2017 9:50 AM Books & Video

Reviews of Lisa Crayford’s practical and concise “Waterfalls of Minnesota” and Linda LeGarde Grover’s poems of sacrifice, love and family in “The Sky Watched.” more

Apr 3, 2017 3:20 PM Books & Video

Reviews of “Night Sky with the Naked Eye” by Bob King, “The Tao of Nookomis” by Thomas D. Peacock and “Floating Palaces of the Great Lakes” by Joel Stone. more

Feb 1, 2017 12:00 AM , Books & Video

Editor Konnie LeMay selects some of the best regional children’s books she read this year. more

Dec 1, 2016 12:00 AM Books & Video

Reviews of "The Legend Lives on: S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald" from the Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society, the DVD "Upper Great Lakes Paranormal Files" from Don Hermanson and "Locally Laid" by Lucie B. Amundsen. more

Oct 1, 2016 12:00 AM Books & Video

Reviews of "Tracking the Beast" by mystery writer Henry Kisor and coffee-table book "Let's Go Fishing" by Eric Dregni. more

Aug 1, 2016 12:00 AM Books & Video

Reviews of "Waterfalls of Michigan" by photographer/writer Phil Stagg and "Ship Captain's Daughter," Ann Lewis' memoir. more

Jun 1, 2016 12:00 AM Books & Video

Reviews of Ann Treacy's "The Search for the Homestead Treasure" and Roslyn A. Nelson & Starla J. King's "Wide Awake. Every Week." more

Apr 1, 2016 12:00 AM Books & Video

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

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

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

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

Oct 1, 2015 12:00 AM Books & Video

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