2016 Book Festival Author

"J. Ryan Stradal is a Minnesota native who currently lives in Los Angeles, where he works as an editor at Unnamed Press, edits the fiction section of the literary website The Nervous Breakdown, and co-produces a literary and culinary series called "Hot Dish." He is also the author of the New York Times bestselling novel Kitchens of the Great Midwest, which has been optioned for film by Warner Brothers and translated into nine languages. He likes wine, books, root beer, and peas." 

Thank You

Atlas Coffee Mill

Big thanks go to Atlas Coffee Mill for hosting monthly meetings for the Fox Cities Book Festival Board! We appreciate your support of the Festival and just can't thank you enough for providing a welcoming meeting space for us to plan and dream.