Well known St. Paul author Larry Millett is coming to Dayton’s Bluff for a reading of his new book Once There Were Castles: Lost Mansions and Estates of the Twin Cities on Monday, November 14th at 6:30 pm at the Dayton’s Bluff Community Council meeting room at 798 East 7th Street. Once There Were Castles, is a wonderful look at many of the lost mansions and estates of the Twin Cities. Larry will be bringing Once There Were Castles books to sell and sign. It would make a great holiday gift.
Larry was a very popular columnist for the St. Paul Pioneer Press from 1972 to 2002; since then, he has been teaching, giving tours, writing books and so on. Larry has written numerous fiction books featuring Sherlock Holmes investigating crime here in St. Paul and throughout Minnesota.
Larry’s non-fiction books include The Curve of the Arch: The Story of Louis Sullivan’s Owatonna Bank; Lost Twin Cities; Twin Cities Then and Now; Strange Days, Dangerous Nights: Photos from the Speed Graphic Era; AIA Guide to the Twin Cities; and Murder Has a Public Face: Crime and Punishment in the Speed Graphic Era. To register to attend the book reading, email Karin@DaytonsBluff.org or call 651-772-2075.