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Lineup revealed for second Wordplay festival in Minneapolis

Stephen King was among the authors who appeared in last year's inaugural event.

Duluth schools' decision to drop American classics over racial slurs attracts national attention

The two books were taken off the required reading list because they contain racial slurs.

MN author's first book nominated for prestigious literary prize

She's "certain to have a very bright literary future ahead of her."

A MN writer's first novel is up for a big literary prize

Emily Fridlund's book is set in the north woods

Two Minnesotans finalists for National Book Awards

Louise Erdrich is nominated for her novel "The Round House." It's the third time she's been a finalist for an award. Meanwhile, William Alexander is nominated in the young people's literature category for his debut novel "Goblin Secrets."