Meet Abercrombie Trail and Pomme de Terre Author Candace Simar May 2-18!

Candace Simar

Pomme de Terre, released by North Star Press 2010, tells the story of Serena and Gust Gustafson, a young couple who move to western Minnesota after losing everything in the Sioux Uprising. Though it is supposed to be over, they live in constant danger from renegade raids. It continues the story of Birdie and Ragna Larson, little girls kidnapped by the Sioux during the uprising. It also tells the story of Drumbeater, a Sioux brave, who rescues Birdie and Ragna to honor his uncle’s life and death friend.

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Meet Candace Simar!

Mon., May 2 at 7 p.m.-Moorhead Library

Tues., May 3 at 1:30 p.m.-Twin Valley LINK Site

Tues., May 3 at 7 p.m.-Ada Library

Mon., May 16 at 6:30 p.m.-Breckenridge Library

Tues., May 17 at 6:30 p.m.-Barnesville Library

Wed., May 18 at 6:30 p.m.-Hawley Library

Candace Simar is a writer and poet from Pequot Lakes, Minnesota, in the heart of Lake Country. As a life-long Minnesotan, the grandchild of immigrants, Candace nurtures a passion for Minnesota History.

Publishing her Minnesota-based historical novels, ABERCROMBIE TRAIL 2009, POMME DE TERRE 2010; and BIRDIE 2011, is a dream come true.

To learn more, visit Candace Simar’s website.

These events are free and open to all.

Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage fund.