Meeting Michael Perry

Photo by Sally Slattery.

New York Times bestselling author, humorist, musician, and small town Wisconsinite Michael Perry spoke and signed books at Novel Ideas Bookstore in Baileys Harbor on Aug. 8.

The prolific writer spoke to a full house about his new book, Visiting Tom, as well as sneezing cows, kidney stones, and small town living – “Small towns have long memories,” he laughed.

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