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William Kent Krueger

William Kent Krueger is an American novelist, crime writer, and author, He is best known for the New York Times bestselling Cork O'Connor mystery series.

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William Kent Krueger on THIS TENDER LAND on Authors on the Air
Authors on the Air host Pam Stack welcomes William "Kent" Krueger to the studio. ABOUT KENT:   Krueger writes a mystery series set in the north woods of Minnesota. His protagonist is Cork O’Connor, the former sheriff of Tamarack County and a man of mixed heritage—part Irish and part Ojibwe. His work has received a number of awards, including 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. His last nine novels were all New York Times bestsellers. Ordinary Grace, his stand-alone novel published in 2013, received the Edgar Award, given by the Mystery Writers of America in recognition for the best novel published in that year. The companion novel, This Tender Land was released in  September 2019. @copyrighted   Listen to the podcast on Soundcloud.com/authorsontheair or on your favorite podcast app.
NYT best-selling authors ANNE HILLERMAN & WILLIAM KENT KRUEGER in conversation
Authors on the Air host Pam Stack welcomes two international best-selling and beloved authors ANNE HILLERMAN AND WILLIAM KENT KRUEGER in conversation. ABOUT ANNE:  Best-selling mystery writer Anne Hillerman has been named the 2019 recipient of the Frank Waters Award by the Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District. The award is given annually for literary excellence. Hillerman, daughter of the late Southwest mystery writer Tony Hillerman, has written books on the food and gardens of Santa Fe, as well as travel guides to her city. She also continued the popular New Mexico mystery series popularized by her father. Tony Hillerman was a Frank Waters honoree in 1998. Anne Hillerman’s fifth Southwest mystery, “Tale Teller,” was released April 9. ABOUT KENT:   Krueger writes a mystery series set in the north woods of Minnesota. His protagonist is Cork O’Connor, the former sheriff of Tamarack County and a man of mixed heritage—part Irish and part Ojibwe. His work has received a number of awards, including 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. His last nine novels were all New York Times bestsellers. Ordinary Grace, his stand-alone novel published in 2013, received the Edgar Award, given by the Mystery Writers of America in recognition for the best novel published in that year. The companion novel, This Tender Land, is scheduled for publication in September 2019. @copyrighted. Listen on soundcloud.com/authorsontheair or your favorite podcast app.
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Birthdate
Nov 16th, 1950
Location
St Paul, MN, USA
Episode Count
2
Podcast Count
1
Total Airtime
58 minutes