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Craig Johnson 2023 Longmire Event


We once again welcome member-author Craig Johnson to Billings to present the latest installment in the Longmire series...we know everyone is excited to hear what Walt, Ruby, and Henry have been up to!

October Book Club


Join us for a witchy book club this autumn! We will be reading The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska, discussing the book at 2pm on Sunday, October 22nd. Everyone who buys the book will get 10% off, whether you join the discussion or not! Just use the coupon code "DARKTIDE" if you purchase online!

2023 High Plains Book Awards


Join us Saturday, October 7th in the Community Room at the Billings Public Library to hear from (most of) this year's High Plains Book Awards finalists! They will be serving on a series of panels before the winners are announced at the awards ceremony in the Glacier Room at MSUB at 8:00pm. All events are FREE and open to the public.


Author Panels (@ BPL Community Room)

11am-12pm - Fiction: Better for the Brain? (Jeanette Lynes, Brady Harrison, Leslie Greentree, Julie A. Sellers)

12pm-1pm -  Literature & the Land (Elise Atchison, Bob Budd, David Carpenter, Taylor Brorby)

1pm-2pmWriting as Social Commentary (Dorothy Bradley, Mandy Smoker, Natalie Peeterse, Zarqa Nawaz, Erika T. Wurth)

2pm-3pmPoetry Reading & Discussion (Tom Vandel, Ruth Maus, Katherine Lawrence, Charles Finn)

3pm-4pmWords & Pictures: Putting Them Together (Penelope Kaye, Lynne Harley, Shann Ray, Craig Hergert, Barbara Michelman, Charles Finn)

4pm-5pmRecording Forgotten History (Thomas Minckler, Michele Corriel, Juliana Hoolihan Clayton, Nate Schweber)

Sue Hart Memorial Reading Series Fall 2023

MSU-Billings is once again hosting the semi-annual Sue Hart Memorial Lecture & Reading Series! This House of Books will be on hand selling the presenters' work at each event.

All events take place at 6:30pm in room 205 of the Liberal Arts Building on the MSUB campus (#15 on the map below).

Tuesday, September 19th - Poet CMarie Fuhrman

Tuesday, October 3rd - Poet Roisin Kelly

Monday, October 16th - Historian Gretchen Minton

Wednesday, October 25th - Novelist Leigh Ann Ruggiero