Podcast Shownotes

[70] Margi Preus, author of Village of Scoundrels

“There is hope. It’s important not to lose hope. As long as you’re alive, there is something you can do.” – Margi Preus

Margi Preus is New York Times bestselling author of the Newbery Honor book Heart of a Samurai, the Minnesota Book Award winning West of the Moon, and several other books for young readers, including the Enchantment Lake Mystery Series, and two new titles in 2020, The Littlest Voyageur and Village of Scoundrels. Her books have landed on many “best of” lists, been honored as ALA/ALSC Notables, selected as an NPR Backseat Book Club pick, chosen for community reads, and translated into several languages.At home in Duluth, Minnesota, she likes to hike, ski, paddle, or sit quietly with a book in her lap.

Connect with Margi on her website, Twitter, and Instagram.


Margi’s book recommendation: Suite Française by Irène Némirovsky

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Renee Powers founded Feminist Book Club in 2018 to provide a space for intersectional feminists to learn, grow, and connect. When not reading or running the biz, you can find her drinking coffee and trying unsuccessfully to teach her retired racing greyhound how to fetch. Favorite genres: feminist thrillers, contemporary literary fiction, short stories, and anything that might be described as "irreverent"


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