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Realgoodwords

Series produced by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

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Realgoodwords : conversations with Minnesota writers that explore the stories and the inspiration behind them.

Programming is supported by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


121 Pieces

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Heidi Holtan talks with Minnesota author, William Kent Krueger about "Sulfur Springs", his latest book in the Cork O'Connor series.

  • Added: Oct 31, 2017
  • Length: 11:07
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Heidi Holtan and John Bauer talk to Dale Mulfinger about his latest book "The Family Cabin" on the Morning Show.

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 19:37
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Heidi Holtan talks with Rema Saujani, CEO of the non-profit organization Girls Who Code and author of a new fiction series to help close the gender...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2017
  • Length: 14:33
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Heidi Holtan and John Bauer talk with author Lorna Landvik about her newest novel "Once in a Blue Moon Lodge".

  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 17:04
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Heidi Holtan talks with Randy Susan Meyers about women, money and relationships pertaining to her latest novel "The Widow of Wall Street".

  • Added: May 16, 2017
  • Length: 11:55
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Heidi Holtan talks to Brian Freeman about his latest thriller "Marathon", from the Jonathon Stride mystery series.

  • Added: May 01, 2017
  • Length: 14:24
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Heidi Holtan and John Bauer talk with Minnesota authors William and Barbara Durbin about " Dead Man's Rapids", their latest historical novel writte...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 12:32
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Heidi Holtan talks to Minnesota author David Housewright about his new book " Stealing the Countess", which is up for this years Minnesota Book Aw...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2017
  • Length: 15:25
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Heidi Holtan talks to Minnesota author Kathleen Novak about her new book "Do Not Find Me", which is up for this years Minnesota Book Awards.

  • Added: Mar 13, 2017
  • Length: 09:41
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Heidi Holtan talks to Sue Klebold, author of "A Mothers Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy, about her son and the Columbine shootings.

  • Added: Mar 03, 2017
  • Length: 14:24
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Heidi Holtan talks to Brian Freeman about his book "Goodbye to the Dead", from the Jonathon Stride mystery series and this years choice for the Vi...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2017
  • Length: 13:42
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Heidi Holtan talks to Alison McGhee about her picture book "Tell Me a Tattoo Story", which is up for this years Minnesota Book Awards.

  • Added: Feb 20, 2017
  • Length: 13:24
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Heidi Holtan talks to Minnesota author Shelly Boyum-Breen about the Pine River-Backus areas 9th Annual Community Read, which will be focusing on th...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2017
  • Length: 23:38
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Heidi Holtan talks with Bob King, author of the book, "Night Sky with the Naked Eye". How to find planets, constellations, satellites and other ni...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2016
  • Length: 14:15
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Heidi Holtan talks with Beatrice Ojakanagas about her latest cookbook, "Homeade: Finnish Rye, Feed Sack Fashion, and Other Simple Ingredients from ...

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  • Added: Dec 05, 2016
  • Length: 17:56
  • Purchases: 1
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Heidi Holtan talks with author Mary Casanova about her new novel "Ice Out", inspired by real events in early 1920's Minnesota.

  • Added: Nov 04, 2016
  • Length: 08:41
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Heidi Holtan talks with author Mark Munson about his new novel "Boomtown".

  • Added: Sep 21, 2016
  • Length: 12:32
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Heidi Holtan talks with Minnesota author Peter Geye about his new book "Wintering".

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Sep 08, 2016
  • Length: 19:29
  • Purchases: 1
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Brett Carter talks with Minnesota Children's Illustrator and Author Nancy Carlson about her life and work.

  • Added: Aug 24, 2016
  • Length: 09:19
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Realgoodwords contributing writer Sasquatch shares his thoughts on Hollywoods search to locate him.

  • Added: Jul 12, 2016
  • Length: 02:40