Events

With the health and safety of everyone in mind, all of my appearances will be virtual. Many stores will still have signed books. Others will have signed bookplates.
View archived virtual events

VIRTUAL EVENT

Monday, August 23, 2021
7 PM Arizona Time (same as Pacific Time)
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ
This event will be streamed live on Facebook.
Click here to order a signed first edition of Lightning Strike from the Poisoned Pen.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Friday, August 27, 2021
7 PM Central Time

Mystery To Me
Verona, WI
On Crowdcast; free advance registration required
Click here to order a copy of Lightning Strike from Mystery To Me.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Monday, August 30, 2021
5:30 PM Central Time
Next Chapter Books
St. Paul, MN
On Zoom; free advance registration required
Click here to order a copy of Lightning Strike from Next Chapter Books.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Tuesday, August 31, 2021
4 PM Eastern Time
Kent in conversation with Hank Phillippi Ryan
A Mighty Blaze presents Mighty Mysteries
This event will be streamed live on Facebook and YouTube.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Wednesday, September 1, 2021
7 PM Central Time
Totally Criminal Cocktail Hour
with Valley Bookseller
Stillwater, MN
On Zoom; free registration required
Click here to order a signed copy of Lightning Strike from Valley Bookseller.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Thursday, September 2, 2021
7 PM Central Time
Presented by Boswell Book Company (Milwaukee, WI) and Books & Company (Oconomowoc, WI)
On Zoom; free advance registration required
Click here to order a copy of Lightning Strike from Boswell Book Company.
Click here to order a copy of Lightning Strike from Books & Company.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Friday, September 3, 2021
7:30 PM Central Time
Excelsior Bay Books
Excelsior, MN
Advance registration required
Click here to order a copy of Lightning Strike from Excelsior Bay Books.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Wednesday, September 8, 2021
7 PM Central Time
Raven Bookstore
Lawrence, KS
On Crowdcast; free advance registration required
Click here to order a copy of Lightning Strike from The Raven.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Thursday, September 9, 2021
6 PM Central Time
The Bookworm
Omaha, NE
On Crowdcast; free advance registration required
Click here to order a copy of Lightning Strike from The Bookworm.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Saturday, September 18, 2021
1 PM Mountain Time
Kent in conversation with Sandra Dallas
Tattered Cover
Denver, CO
Free advance registration required for the live stream only
A $32 ticket also includes a copy of Lightning Strike, including shipping within the U.S.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
7 PM Central Time
Kent in conversation with David Heska Wanbli Weiden
Murder By The Book
Houston, TX
This event will be streamed live on Facebook.
Click here to order a signed first edition of Lightning Strike from Murder By The Book.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Wednesday, September 22, 2021
7 PM Eastern Time
Kent in conversation with Kristin Hannah
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Hartford, CT
On Crowdcast; free advance registration required
Click here to order a copy of Lightning Strike from the Mark Twain House.

VIRTUAL EVENT

Wednesday, September 29, 2021
6 PM Central Time
Siouxland Libraries
Sioux Falls, IA
This virtual author talk can either be viewed in person at the downtown library or at home via Webex.
Free advance registration required: In person / Webex

Deadwood, SD

Saturday, October 2, 2021
7:30 PM
South Dakota Festival of Books
Deadwood Mountain Grand – Event Center
Deadwood, SD
Kent will be appearing virtually on the panel “This Place is Thrilling! Why We Set Our Novels Where We Do.”

VIRTUAL EVENT

Wednesday, October 6, 2021
6 PM Central Time
Watermark Books and Café
Wichita, KS

VIRTUAL EVENT

Thursday, October 14, 2021
7 PM Eastern Time
Kent in conversation with Hallie Ephron
Friends of the Maynard Public Library
Maynard, MA
This event will be streamed live on Facebook.

Saint Paul, MN

Wednesday, November 3, 2021
7 PM
Talking Volumes
The Fitzgerald Theater
10 East Exchange Street
St. Paul, MN 55101

ARCHIVED VIRTUAL EVENTS:

Kent discusses Lightning Strike with Lisa Baudoin of Books & Company of Oconomowoc, WI (co-presented by Boswell Books, Milwaukee, WI)

Kent discusses Lightning Strike at the virtual Totally Criminal Cocktail Hour with Pamela Klinger-Horn

Kent discusses Lightning Strike with Mighty Mysteries’ Hank Phillippi Ryan

Kent discusses Lightning Strike on the Inside Flap podcast

Kent discusses Lightning Strike with Barbara Peters at the Poisoned Pen

Bookreporter’s Carol Fitzgerald Talks to William Kent Krueger

Kent in conversation with Barbara Peters as part of the East Mesa branch of the AAUW’s annual scholarship awards luncheon

Lake Agassiz Regional Library Author Presentation

Bookaccino Live Book Group
A discussion of This Tender Land

Friends and Fiction
A conversation with Mary Kay Andrews, Kristin Harmel, Kristy Woodson Harvey, Patti Callahan Henry and Mary Alice Monroe
Watch the replay on YouTube

History Through Fiction Podcast
Kent was the first guest on this new podcast, which will feature historical novelists talking about their craft.
Click here to listen

Glenview Reads Together (Presented by the Glenview, IL, Public Library)

William Kent Krueger in conversation with David Heska Wanbli Weiden (Presented by the Poisoned Pen):
Watch the replay on Facebook

Ask Me Anything (Presented by What Should I Read Next?):
Read the transcript

William Kent Krueger in Conversation with Anne Hillerman (Presented by Authors on the Air):
Click here to listen

William Kent Krueger in Conversation with Doug Stanton (Presented by the National Writers Series):

William Kent Krueger in Conversation with Leif Enger (Presented by Magers & Quinn):
Watch the replay on Facebook

William Kent Krueger in Conversation with Sandra Dallas (Presented by the Tattered Cover Bookstore):

William Kent Krueger in Conversation with Barbara Peters of the Poisoned Pen Bookstore in Scottsdale, AZ:
Watch the replays on Facebook: Recommended Reads and Author Interview

Minnesota Book Awards Nominee Panel: