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


Sponsored by City of Tucson

Lisa Preston as worked as a fire department paramedic and a city police officer. In the latter career, she was a detective in Vice , and then in CACU (the Crimes Against Children Unit) with a specialty assignment as a Hostage Negotiator. Her latest novel, "The Clincher," debuts a new mystery series featuring a young woman horseshoer.

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Scheduled events:
This Job is Killing Me!
Lisa Preston and Harriet Tyce have set their mysteries in the workplace. Their characters are quite different. Their jobs are different, too, but both books leave their readers wanting to hear more!

Student Union Santa Rita (Seats 110)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Lisa Preston, Harriet Tyce
Moderator: Eileen Brady
Kick-Ass Women
J.A. Jance, Thomas Perry and Lisa Preston excel at creating heroes who are a little bit country ... and a little bit kick-ass. Oh yes. These characters just happen to be women!

Integrated Learning Center Room 120 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: J. A. Jance, Thomas Perry, Lisa Preston
Moderator: John Schaefer
Lisa Preston
Booksigning

Clues Unlimited, Booth #480 (Seats 1)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Mystery / Thrillers

Author: Lisa Preston
Beastly Crimes
Beastly, yes. But the dog didn't do it. Who did? What did? Let's find out.

Koffler Room 216 (Seats 89, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Koffler Patio (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Eileen Brady, Lisa Preston
Moderator: Ann Boland

Book:
The Clincher
Mystery / Thrillers
Skyhorse
November 2018
ISBN 9781510732728
288 pages
$24.99, INSTORE
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A Brand New Mystery Series by Best-Selling Novelist, Lisa Preston, Featuring a Female Horse Shoer as Amateur Slueth.

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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