Recent content from Laurie Hertzel
Tim O'Brien's memoir, "Dad's Maybe Book," is filled with advice and stories for his young sons to savor when he's gone.
One dog bite years ago taught me to be super-careful with skittish dogs.
Every fall, rain or shine, you can count on the annual Twin Cities Book Festival to entertain, illuminate and enthrall. Sponsored by Rain Taxi, the…
Picture books continue to grow more diverse, more sophisticated and carry subtler, important messages.
MIDDLE-GRADE FICTION: Kate DiCamillo's third novel about the Three Rancheros is a big-hearted coming-of-age tale.
All it took was repeated visits, lots of treats and a T-shirt.
FICTION: When a strong-minded hired girl falls in love with a married farmer from a small Minnesota town, she has some hard decisions to make.
Writers series brings high-powered authors to local libraries.
It took me a long time to accept that Angus is a "reactive dog." But once I did, I began to learn how to care for him better.
It’s hard to believe that it’s now September. Given that I still have to pause and think before writing “2019” instead of “2018,” this is…