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Brian McClellan



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Brian McClellan is an American epic fantasy author from Cleveland, Ohio. He is known for his acclaimed Powder Mage Universe and essays on the life and business of being a writer. McClellan's the Powder Mage Trilogy includes: "Promise of Blood," "The Crimson Campaign" and "The Autumn Republic" and the Gods of Blood and Powder series: "Sins of Empire," "Wrath of Empire" and "Blood of Empire."

Brian now lives on the side of a mountain in Utah with his wife, Michele, where he writes books and nurses a crippling video game addiction.

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Scheduled events:
Monsters, Magic, and Mayhem
Callie Bates, Jenn Lyons and Brian McClellan have offered epic tales mixing magic-wielding heroes, villains, and monsters. Can mayhem be far behind?

Integrated Learning Center Room 150 (Seats 155, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Callie Bates, Jenn Lyons, Brian McClellan
Moderator: Janni Lee Simner
Rebels with a Cause: Fighting the Establishment
We love to root for the underdog. These authors have written series involving bands of rebels in high-stakes battles against the powers that be.

Integrated Learning Center Room 150 (Seats 155, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Callie Bates, Emily Devenport, Brian McClellan
Moderator: KJ Kabza
The Writing Mountain: Personal Trials
What's the hardest part of being a writer? What personal obstacles have these writers overcome?

Integrated Learning Center Room 150 (Seats 155, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Charlie Jane Anders, Jacqueline Carey, Mary Robinette Kowal, Brian McClellan
Moderator: John Muñoz

Books:
Wrath of Empire
Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror
Orbit
December 2018
ISBN 9780316407274
656 pages
$16.99, INSTORE
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War ignites when magic and gunpowder combine in the second book in acclaimed author Brian McClellan's epic new fantasy series Gods of Blood and Powder. More/less

Sins of Empire
Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror
Orbit
November 2017
ISBN 9780316407229
$15.99, INSTORE
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Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Arizona Office Technologies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Marshall Foundation

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