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Host of MPR News with Kerri Miller, weekdays 9-11AM. @onmprnews for conversations. Follow @thethreadmpr for all things books.

Sampling new foods at the fair and on the page — The tantalizing, spice-infused descriptions of food in Richard Morais' novel, "The Hundred Foot Journey," will leave you hungry -- but the book will leave you satisfied.

'Devil in the White City': A very different time at the fair — With the Minnesota State Fair only days away, "Devil in the White City" offers a historical take on the dark side of another fair.

Relevant reads: Three novels about Cuba — As relations improve between the U.S. and Cuba, more Americans will be able to travel to the island nation. These three novels will have you reaching for your passport.

Nearly 70 years later, 'All the King's Men' shows not much has changed in politics — With the 2016 presidential race already dominating the news, consider a 69-year-old political thriller that still feels relevant: "All the King's Men."

Understanding the threats to big cats worldwide — With lions in the news, what about tigers? Dubbed the Indiana Jones of wildlife science, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz describes his efforts to save the tigers of Myanmar.

'Mexican WhiteBoy' tackles race for young adult readers

17 book ideas for the fall — I'm in a Roaming and Reading mood- maybe it's because I don't have a travel adventure planned until December. Until then, I'm going to let some wonderful novels take me far afield. I've been reading " The Undertow" by Jo Baker. And " Portrait in Sepia " by Isabelle Allende, one of my all-time favorite writers.

14 books for teenage boys — No sooner had I tweeted this: Excellent Feminist reads for teens. Best kind of summer reading. - Kerri Miller (@KerriMPR) July 9, 2014 Than Dr. Rebecca Shlafer responded to say I was skipping over some devoted readers. @KerriMPR Best on the list for teen boys?
Jul 09, 2014

Remember the pleasure of reading on those long summer days? Your teens shouldn't miss this!

Jul 10, 2014

Don't miss this if you have a teen who loves books. Or you WANT them to love books!

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A conversation with Maya Angelou — Noted poet and writer Maya Angelou says she has a "love-hate relationship" with writing, despite her long and distinguished career. She talks with MPR's Kerri Miller.
Sep 04, 2015

RT @marlovic000: @KerriMPR The dish that changed my world was Carpaccio that I had in Cinque Terra Italy; it was awesome.

Sep 04, 2015

RT @tjlarson88: @KerriMPR Egg coffee is my staple! Mix one egg with 1/2 cup of coffee and boil in 10 cups of water for about 10 minutes. Serve. #delicious

Sep 04, 2015

It's so unfortunately true! RT @onmprnews: "This is a mystery to me because I am a terrible cook." @kerrimpr

Sep 04, 2015

RT @KylieSchultz14: @KerriMPR I've always loved cooking but my trip to Alsace France ignited my love of global cooking. Baeckeoffe, Tarte Flambee, bon appetite!

Sep 04, 2015

RT @tinaflintsmith: @KerriMPR @onmprnews I grew up eating Enchiladas with rich red New Mexico chili, and ever since then I seek heat and flavor of chili

Sep 04, 2015

RT @scpeer: @KerriMPR when going through my grandmothers recipe box, we found one recipe that started with "take about $.80 worth of Chuck roast"

Sep 04, 2015

RT @Luke_Wanderer: .@KerriMPR From living in AZ in mid-late teens, all Mexican food. Maybe specifically fresh salsa, or chiles rellenos, or green chile...

Sep 04, 2015

RT @lalalareesa: .@KerriMPR my mom's cakes. Always turn out perfect despite (or because of) her 1880s-era oven with basically unknown temperature settings

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