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Tucson Festival of Books Podcast

9 EpisodesProduced by Tucson Festival of BooksWebsite

Authors speak in depth about their books, their writing process and what inspires them.

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Author/Journalist Connie Schultz Speaks with Tucson Festival of Book’s Sara Hammond

January 6th, 2021


Connie Schultz is an author and journalist. Schultz is a nationally syndicated columnist for Creators Syndicate. She is a Pulitzer Prize-winning …

Thriller Writer Joseph Finder Speaks with Gay Vernon

January 6th, 2021


Joseph Finder's books include Paranoia, Company Man, The Fixer, Killer Instinct, Power Play and the Nick Heller series of thrillers. His novel High Crimes was made into the film of the same name starring Ashley Judd and …

Tucson Native/National Book Award Finalist Lydia Millet Speaks with Gay Vernon

January 6th, 2021


Lydia Millet's most recent novel, A Children's Bible, was a finalist for the 2020 National Book Award for Fiction and named one of the ten best books of the year by the New York Times Book Review. She has been a …

Get to Know Publishing Powerhouse & Author Krishan Trotman

November 9th, 2020


Longtime publishing executive Krishan Trotman makes her debut as an author with her Queens of the Resistance series. Hear from her about empowerment, leadership and her experiences both as an author and a publisher in …

Alyssa Cole Talks About Her New Thriller!

October 29th, 2020


Described as Rear Window meets Get Out, Alyssa Cole had broken out of her traditional romance genre to bring us a gripping thriller! Alyssa is a …

Meet Susan Ware!

October 19th, 2020


Interviewer Gay Vernon speaks with Susan Ware, a pioneer in the field of women’s history and a leading feminist biographer. Susan Ware is the author and editor of numerous books on twentieth-century U.S. history …

Get to Know Susan Orlean!

July 30th, 2020


Listen to this great episode with Susan Orlean! Make sure to google her to find out what she's been up to during the pandemic; you won't be dissappointed. 

Author Anne Enright Speaks with Gay Vernon

June 30th, 2020


Anne Enright is the author of five novels, most recently "Actress."  She is best-known for "The Gathering," which won the Mann-Booker Prize. "The Forgotten Waltz" won the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence.

Hear from Best-Selling Author C.J. Box

June 2nd, 2020


Author C.J. Box talks about his latest release with moderator Gay Vernon.

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