THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF AUTHOR
Stories heard, overhead, and imagined.
IN THE PRESS
PRAISE FOR THE ACCIDENTAL ARCHIVIST
Bier has written a fascinating study, rich in painstaking detail about family interactions, insights into local customs and the history of this part of the Midwest. It contrasts old customs with new ones, the changing role of religion, and the limited opportunities available to women.
THE EVANSTON ROUND TABLE
REVIEW OF THE
This book reads almost like a mystery, but it details some serious research. It also addresses a couple of seldom discussed aspects of looking for parents of adoptees: the fact that priests sometimes did father children and the complications that having related parents can cause when comparing DNA matches.
LARAMIE CTY. GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
ADVANCE PRAISE FOR THE
. . . a delicious combination of memoir, sleuthing, and family secrets. Written with deep compassion, but also an overwhelming sense of curiosity and a need to know the truth, Bier digs through relationships and family history, putting beloved dots together in a different pattern.
Angie is a former pediatrician, mother, Wisconsinite from birth, and an accomplished amateur genealogist. She brings these sensibilities to her writing, which can be found most recently in Evening Street Review and
The Accidental Archivist, her genealogical mystery memoir published in July of 2022. She is a student of AllWriters Workplace & Workshop, a member of the Door County Published Author's collective. She and lives between Franklin, Wisconsin and Gills Rock, Wisconsin.
Three weekends: Nov. 24-26, Dec. 1-3, Dec. 8-10
Corners of the Past, Sister Bay
Door County Christkindlmarkt
I'll be joining other members of the Door County Published Authors Collective in the machine shed. Over 70 autographed titles to choose from, including both of mine, are sure to include the perfect gift for someone on your list!
1500 N. University Dr.
Waukesha, WI 53188
Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books
Author Panel: Blogging
Annual book fair featuring works by the Door County Published Authors Collective, an affiliate of Write On, Door County. Shop a diverse collection of books written by writers in and of Door County: fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and children's.