Minneapolis writer James Lenfestey shares his new book Nov. 7 at Village Books

In his new book, “Seeking the Cave: A Pilgrimage to Cold Mountain,” award-winning Minneapolis poet and essayist James Lenfestey makes an epic journey to find the Cold Mountain Cave, a location in China long believed to exist only in myth and the ancient home of his idol, Han Shan, author of the Cold Mountain poems and a legend among both Chinese and international poets.

Lenfestey shares his book at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, at Village Books, 1200th St.

Details about the free event: 360-671-2626, villagebooks.com. More about the author at coyotepoet.com.