I’ve Got the T-Shirt: The Blazin’ Challenge at Buffalo Wild Wings

I'm at Buffalo Wild Wings with Emily Brink when a wavier's walked over. Brink runs The Happy Gnome in St. Paul. It's one of...

Chapter 1: Valley Bookseller and Daily Grind Espresso Café in Stillwater

  Jerry Seinfeld was once quoted as saying, "Bookstores are one of the only pieces of evidence we have left that people are still thinking." If...

Chapter 5: Driftless Books and Music in Viroqua, Wisconsin

If you walk into Driftless Books and Music too quickly, you’ll miss the headstone leaning out against the front stairway. It commemorates La Crosse’s...

Chapter 2: Fair Trade Books in Red Wing

“Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read.” — Groucho Marx Before we get started,...