J. Ryan Stradal

Appearing Courtesy of Friends of the Festival

J. Ryan Stradal's latest novel is "The Lager Queen of Minnesota," a warm, frothy tale that became a surprise bestseller last summer and fall. Stradal's first book was "Kitchens of the Great Midwest." It won the 2016 American Booksellers Association Indie's Choice Award for Adult Debut Book of the Year. Born and raised in Minnesota, Stradal now lives in Los Angeles.

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The Lager Queen of Minnesota
Fiction / Literature
Penguin Publishing Group
July 2019
ISBN 9780399563058
368 pages
$26.00, INSTORE
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"A novel of family, Midwestern values, hard work, fate, and the secrets of making a world-class beer, from the author of Kitchens of the Great Midwest"--

Kitchens of the Great Midwest
Fiction / Literature
Penguin Publishing Group
June 2016
ISBN 9780143109419
$16.00, INSTORE
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