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


Kate Quinn is the New York Times best-selling author of seven historical novels, including "The Alice Network," "the Empress of Rome Saga" and "the Borgia Chronicles." She attended Boston University, where she earned a bachelor's and master's degree in classical voice. Kate and her husband live in San Diego with two black dogs named Caesar and Calpurnia.

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Scheduled events:
Women Making Their Way
Three ground-breaking novelists discuss books and characters take on roles previously denied to women. Bold and fearless, they risk everything while challenging gender roles in dangerous times.

Student Union Sabino (Seats 87)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Fiction / Literature
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Marie Benedict, Rachel Kadish, Kate Quinn
Moderator: Kate Cusumano
Women in War
Three critically-acclaimed authors discuss how wartime experiences affect their characters. Meet women who experience love, loss and betrayal, confront secrets and risk everything to seek justice and truth.

Modern Languages Room 350 (Seats 318, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Multigenre
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Central Mall (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Rhys Bowen, Lynda Loigman, Kate Quinn
Moderator: Kate Cusumano
Forged Under Fire
James Hatch, Kate Quinn and Roberta Gately will discuss the lasting effects of war on both combatants and civilians.

UA BookStore (Seats 150)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Multigenre
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Roberta Gately, Kate Quinn
Moderator: Steve Alley

Books:
The Huntress
Fiction / Literature
William Morrow
February 2019
ISBN 9780062740373
560 pages
$16.99, INSTORE
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In the aftermath of war, the hunter becomes the hunted… Bold and fearless, Nina Markova always dreamed of flying. More/less

The Alice Network
Fiction / Literature
William Morrow
June 2017
ISBN 9780062654199
528 pages
$16.99, INSTORE
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NEW YORK TIMES & USA TODAY BESTSELLER #1 GLOBE AND MAIL HISTORICAL FICTION BESTSELLER One of NPR's Best Books of 2017! One of Bookbub's Biggest Historical Fiction Books of 2017! Reese Witherspoon Book Club Summer Reading Pick! The 2017 Girly Book Club Book of the Year! A Summer Book Pick from Good Housekeeping, Parade, Library Journal, Goodreads, Liz and Lisa, and BookBub In an enthralling new historical novel from national bestselling author Kate Quinn, two women—a female spy recruited to the real-life Alice Network in France during World War I and an unconventional American socialite searching for her cousin in 1947—are brought together in a mesmerizing story of courage and redemption. More/less

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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