William Kent Krueger

William Kent Krueger is the award-winning author of fourteen previous Cork O'Connor novels, including Tamarack County and Windigo Island, as well as the novel Ordinary Grace, winner of the 2014 Edgar Award for best novel. He lives in the Twin Cities with his family. Visit his website at WilliamKentKrueger.com.

Books by this Author

This Tender Land
Atria Mystery Sampler 2016
Manitou Canyon
The World of Cork O'Connor
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On the Road with Atria’s Great Mystery Bus Tour

Behind the scenes on the Atria Great Mystery Bus Tour with bestselling Atria authors John Connolly, William Kent Krueger, Liza Marklund & M.J. Rose. Find out more at http://www.atriainternationalmysteries.com/bustour

My Life in 8 Words

Author Appearances

ONCE UPON A CRIME
604 W. 26th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55405
SEP 6
VALLEY BOOKSELLER
Totally Criminal Cocktail Hour
Lowell Inn
102 2nd St N
Stillwater, MN 55082
SEP 7
BARNES AND NOBLE
Har Mar Mall
2100 N. Snelling Avenue
Roseville, MN 55113
SEP 8
LAKE COUNTRY BOOKS
4766 Washington Ave
White Bear Lake, MN 55110
SEP 9

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 are your 5 favorite songs?

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

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Compassion, honesty, humor.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. I suppose anywhere that's warm and where there's a white beach that runs along a blue sea. In Minnesota in winter, that always sounds lovely.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

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

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