Scout & Morgan Books is excited to welcome back to our store award-winning author, Cary Griffith! Cary’s latest book, "Gunflint Burning: Fire in the Boundary Waters" tells the dramatic details of the 2007 Ham Lake fire, one of the largest wildfires in Minnesota’s history which destroyed 75,000 acres of forest, 144 buildings, and cost 11 million dollars.
“Expertly reported and cleverly written, this account…reads like a thriller and an environmental treatise all in one.” – Peter Geye, Author of "Wintering"
Cary J. Griffith is the author of four books, including "Lost in the Wild: Danger and Survival in the North Woods"; "Opening Goliath", winner of the 2010 Minnesota Book Award; "Wolves", winner of a Midwest Book Award; and "Savage Minnesota", which was published serially in the Star Tribune. He lives in Rosemount, Minnesota.
If you are unable to attend the event, call the store to reserve your copy of "Gunflint Burning" and we will be happy to have Cary autograph it for you! Cary’s other books will also be available.