National best-selling author Leif Enger will sign and read from his latest novel, Virgil Wander, on Thursday, November 15 at 5 p.m. at the Eudora Welty Education and Visitors Center. The reading will be followed by a reception.

Enger’s first novel, Peace Like a River, sold over a million copies and received the Independent Publisher Book Award as well as the¬†Los Angeles Times and Time Magazine Best Books of the Year honors. His second novel, So Brave Young, and Handsome, also a national best-seller, was number eight on Amazon’s Top 10 Editors’ Picks and a Midwest Booksellers’ Choice Award Honor Book for Fiction.

A Minnesotan,  Enger was a reporter and producer for Minnesota Public Radio before launching his writing career.

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