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


Callie Bates is the author of The Waking Land trilogy: "The Waking Land," "The Memory of Fire," and the forthcoming "The Soul of Power" (2019). She is also a harpist and certified harp therapist, sometimes artist and nature nerd. When she’s not creating, she’s hitting the trails or streets and exploring new places.

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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

Books:
The Memory of Fire #2
Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror
Del Rey / Penguin Random House
February 2019
ISBN 9780399177439
480 pages
$17.00, INSTOCK
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Callie Bates's debut novel, The Waking Land, announced the arrival of a brilliant new talent in epic fantasy. More/less

The Waking Land #1
Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror
Del Rey
January 2018
ISBN 9780399177408
432 pages
$16.00, INSTORE
Buy now

In the lush and magical tradition of Naomi Novik's award-winning Uprooted comes this riveting debut from brilliant young writer Callie Bates--whose boundless imagination places her among the finest authors of fantasy fiction, including Sarah J. 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

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Marshall Foundation

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