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Join us Thursday mornings at 8:20 for Minnesota Reads on Northland Morning, featuring Minnesota authors talking about their work. Funding provided in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund

MN Reads: "Raising Ollie: How My Nonbinary Art-Nerd Kid Changed (Nearly) Everything I Know" by Tom Rademacher


"Imagine your child as a swarm of bees"

When Tom Rademacher's daughter Ollie was in second grade, a couple of things were readily apparent. Olllie was scary-smart, and a talented artist. Then seven-year-old Ollie let their parents know they were non-binary.

Tom Rademacher tells a touching, thought-provoking, and often hilarious tale of raising an extraordinary child, and how one year of change made their family even more fully themselves.

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