University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
Show sidebar contents

Russell Ginns

Clyde Bosco

Russell Ginns used to design puzzles and games. Now he creates fine literature about Samantha Spinner and her brother Nipper. Okay, he still makes puzzles and games, but he hides them in his books. His new book is "Samantha Spinner and the Super-Secret Plans."

Visit website | Facebook Twitter

Samantha Spinner and the Super-Secret Plans
Children / Teens
Delacorte Books for Young Readers
February 2018
ISBN 9781524720001
256 pages
$16.99, INSTOCK
Buy now

Samantha's uncle mysteriously disappears, leaving behind extravagant gifts for her siblings and an old, rusty, red umbrella for Samantha that may contain clues to his whereabouts.

Samantha Spinner and the Super-Secret Plans
Children / Teens
January 2019
ISBN 9781524720032
256 pages
$7.99, INSTOCK
Buy now

Get ready for round-the-world adventure with Sam Spinner and her brother, Nipper, in the first book in a hilarious, puzzle-packed series filled with super-secret messages! Perfect for fans of Escape from Mr. 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
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

Key Sponsors

Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company

Show sponsors