One Book One Lakeville

Entering its twelfth year, OneBook One Lakeville:

  • promotes reading, literacy and community interaction by engaging members of the Lakeville community in reading the same book.
  • brings together different types of people for a common experience .

Our 2020 selection is This Tender Land by New York Times bestselling author William Kent Krueger Join Krueger and Miss Shannan Paul 107.1 radio show host and interviewer at our annual author event:

Date: Saturday, April 25, 2020

Time: 7 p.m.

Place: St. John’s Lutheran Church, 20165 Heath Avenue, Lakeville, Minnesota.

Directions to St. John’s Lutheran Church

For a complete listing of all events celebrating This Tender Land, click here.

About the Author

A nationally renowned author and a native and resident of St. Paul, Minnesota, Krueger’s  last nine novels were all New York Times bestsellers. His work has received a number of other awards, including (but not limited to) the Minnesota Book Award, the Loft-McKnight Fiction Award, the Anthony Award, the Barry Award, the Dilys Award, and the Friends of American Writers Prize.

Ordinary Grace, his stand-alone novel published in 2013, received the Edgar Award for the best novel published that year. The companion piece to Ordinary Grace, This Tender Land, is already a New York Times Bestseller, Wall Street Journal Bestseller, Indie Bestseller and Publishers Weekly Bestseller.

To learn more about OneBook OneLakeville, please join us at one of our upcoming meetings. We look forward to meeting you!

OneBook OneLakeville sponsors:

Thank you!

Alibi Drinkery
Angry Inch Brewing
Babe’s Music Bar
Barley+Vine Kitchen/Bar
Cornerstone Copy Center
Dakota County Library
Lakeville HyVee
Lakeville Lions
Minnesota Association of Library Friends
Minnesota’s Legacy Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Rotary Club of Lakeville
St. John’s Lutheran Church
Subway at Heritage Square
Teresa’s Mexican Restaurant

OneBook OneLakeville past selections:

2019 – Bettyville by George Hodgman

2018 – Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

2017 — The Song Poet: A Memoir of My Father by Kao Kalia Yang

2016 — Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League by Jonathan Odell

2015 — Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario

2014 — Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

2013 — Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford

2012 — Waking by Matthew Sanford

2011 — Call of the Wild by Jack London

2010 — Haunted Ground by Erin Hart

2009 — Population 485 by Michael Perry