Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter & National Book award winner
Timothy Egan is an acclaimed writer and veteran chronicler of the West whose interests range widely across the American landscape and American history. He is a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, a popular columnist, and a National Book Award-winning author. His books include The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America; The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl; and New York Times bestseller, The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero.
Proceeds from this event benefit Friends of the Hennepin County Library.