University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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James Mustich



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Wells Fargo

James Mustich began his career in bookselling at an independent book store in Briarcliff Manor, New York, in the early 1980s. In 1986 he co-founded, and was for two decades the guiding force behind, the acclaimed book catalog A Common Reader. He subsequently worked as an editorial and product development consultant for publishers and booksellers, and is currently vice president for digital product at Barnes and Noble. He lives with his wife in Connecticut. His book is "1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List."

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Scheduled events:
Open a Book, Open a Mind
James Mustich and David Ulin think books and reading would be the perfect medicine for healing some the ills of modern life. What better way to learn -- and understand -- why some people think differently than we do?

UA Mall Tent (Seats 250)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Special
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Central Mall (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: James Mustich, David Ulin
Moderator: Pamela Schuster
James Mustich
1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List - The ultimate book for book lovers: the 1,000 must-read books across genres and eras, each accompanied by a thought-provoking short essay on why the book is so essential.

MOSTLY BOOKS, Booth #240 (Seats 1)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction

Author: James Mustich
My Book Club is Better Than Your Book Club
Book clubs: how they work, how to choose books, why some books are great choices.

Koffler Room 204 (Seats 304, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Koffler Patio (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Anne Boyd Rioux, Ann Hood, James Mustich
Moderator: Pamela Schuster

Book:
1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List
Special
Workman Publishing Group
October 2018
ISBN 9781523504459
Hardcover, 960 pages
$35.00, INSTORE
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The ultimate book for book lovers: the 1,000 must-read books across genres and eras, each accompanied by a thought-provoking short essay on why the book is so essential.

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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