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NEWS AND EVENTS

LET HIM GO, starring Kevin Costner, Diane Lane, Lesley Manville, Jeffrey Donovan, Booboo Stewart, Will Brittain, and Kayli Carter will be released as a major motion picture by Focus Features on August 21, 2020!

 

LATE ASSIGNMENTS, a book of poetry by Larry Watson, was published by Standing Stone Books in November,  2019.

 

THE LIVES OF EDIE PRITCHARD, a novel by Larry Watson, is scheduled for publication by Algonquin Books on July 7, 2020.


LET HIM GO by Larry Watson wins 2014 High Plains Book Award in Fiction.

LET HIM GO by Larry Watson wins Wisconsin Library Association 2014 Literary Book Award.

LET HIM GO by Larry Watson wins 2013 Montana Book Award.

LET HIM GO by Larry Watson received a starred and boxed review from Publisher's Weekly.

LET HIM GO received starred reviews from Booklist and Library Journal.

LET HIM GO named one of "Ten Titles to Pick up Now" by Oprah Magazine (September, 2013).

LET HIM GO was a September, 2013, Indie Next pick.

LET HIM GO was a Midwest Independent Booksellers Association October, 2013, "Midwest Connections" Pick.

LARRY WATSON was named the 2013 recipient of the "Literary Contribution Award" from the Mountain/Plains Library Association at its annual meeting on September 26 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

 



2020 Events

 

Talk of the Stacks

7:00 pm

July 23, 2020

Hennepin County Library

Minneapolis, MN

 

 




CITY/COMMUNITY
UNIVERSITY/COLLEGE
READS:

Elkhart Lake One Book
AS GOOD AS GONE
Elkhart Lake Public Library
--Wisconsin, 2017

Elm Grove Reads
LET HIM GO
Elm Grove Public Library
--Wisconsin, 2014

Campus Read
AMERICAN BOY
Bismarck State College
--North Dakota, 2014

Muskego Reads
Larry Watson
Muskego Public Library
--Wisconsin, 2012

Shorewood Reads
MONTANA 1948
Village of Shorewood and
Shorewood High School
--Wisconsin, 2011

One Book/One Community
MONTANA 1948
Farmington/San Juan College
--New Mexico, 2010

SLO County Reads
MONTANA 1948
San Luis Obispo County/
Cal Poly
--California, 2008

Community Reads II
MONTANA 1948
Mequon
--Wisconsin, 2008

One Book/One Town
MONTANA 1948
Zionsville
--Indiana, 2007

Livingston Reads:
MONTANA 1948
Livingston County
--Michigan, 2007

Capital Reads:
MONTANA 1948
Jefferson City
--Missouri, 2006

One County, One Book,
Ionia County:
MONTANA 1948
--Michigan, 2006

Jefferson County Reads:
MONTANA 1948
--Wisconsin, 2006

Dane County Libraries Celebrate:
LARRY WATSON
--Wisconsin, 2006

Oceana: On The Same Page:
MONTANA 1948
Oceana County
--Michigan, 2006

Traverse City Reads:
MONTANA 1948
--Michigan, 2005

Campus Read
MONTANA 1948
Bismarck State College
--North Dakota, 2004

Missoula Reads:
MONTANA 1948
--Montana, 2004

A Tale for Two Cities:
MONTANA 1948
--Bloomington/Normal, Illinois, 2004

Reading Together
MONTANA 1948
Lane Community College
--Eugene, OR, 2003-2004

Twin Towns, One Book:
WHITE CROSSES
--Wahpeton, ND/Breckenridge, MN, 2003

Read One book:
MONTANA 1948
--LaCrosse, WI, 2003

South Whidbey Reads:
MONTANA 1948
--South Whidbey Island, WA, 2002

Distinguished Speakers Series
MONTANA 1948
The University of Dayton
--Dayton, OH, 1997

Core Book
MONTANA 1948
Spokane Falls Community College
--Spokane, WA, 1996