Official North Dakota Beverage © Author Adventures
Official North Dakota Beverage © Author Adventures

Literary North Dakota

The North Dakota Author Adventures Trail takes you on a fascinating exploration of a land known for its cold temperatures, big skies, prairies, and badlands.  The writings produced by our North Dakotan authors encompass travelogues, histories, traditional westerns, and novels about the Native American experience.

Click any link below for author and place information.

A. Louis L’Amour, Jamestown

B. Eric Sevareid, Velva

C. Louise Erdrich, Bismarck

D. Theodore Roosevelt, Medora

The official North Dakota state flower is the wild prairie rose. The state also has an official state beverage: milk!

Learn more about past and present North Dakota writers through here.

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