Niemisto, Hvistendahl and Riggs Featured at Deep Valley Book Festival

Three Northfield writers will be participating in the Deep Valley Book Festival of authors taking place virtually Saturday and Sunday Oct. 3-4. Susan Hvistendahl, Joy Riggs and Paul Niemisto will be promoting their books at this largest literary festival in Southern Minnesota.
 
Niemisto is offering his "Cornets and Pickaxes" about Finnish bands in Northern Minnesota, Riggs has "Crackerjack Bands and Hometown Boosters" about her music man great-grandfather G. Oliver Riggs and Hvistendahl has three Historic Happenings books about Northfield, St. Olaf and Carleton and "Milestones and Memories of the St. Olaf Band 1891-2018" with co-author Jeff Sauve.
 
The three Northfield residents join over 50 other Minnesota authors, with festival headliner Matt Goldman, a New York Times bestselling author and Emmy Award winning television writer. For information about the festival activities see www.deepvalleybookfestival.com.