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Books for Breakfast

photo: Kristin Johnson
The 25th annual Books for Breakfast was a great event this past weekend on February 2nd, 2019. Lots of fabulous presentations. Although, I was not a presenter at this event my publisher, Minnesota Historical Society Press had a very nice table and sold lots of great books!

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