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

Karen Odden received her PhD in English literature from New York University and has taught at the the Universities of Michigan and Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Her latest book is entitled "A Dangerous Duet." Her first novel, "A Lady in the Smoke," was a USA Today best-seller. She formerly served as an assistant editor for the academic journal Victorian Literature and Culture.

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Scheduled events:
Murder by Gaslight
Donis Casey and Karen Odden use historical settings as backdrop for their mysteries, demonstrating that crime and its motives are universal.

Student Union Tucson Room (Seats 110)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Donis Casey, Karen Odden
Moderator: Kristina Makansi

A Dangerous Duet
Mystery / Thrillers
November 2018
ISBN 9780062796967
400 pages
$15.99, INSTORE
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This dazzling new Victorian mystery from USA Today bestselling author Karen Odden introduces readers to Nell Hallam, a determined young pianist who stumbles upon the operations of a notorious—and deadly—crime ring while illicitly working as the piano player in a Soho music hall. More/less

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Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

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Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
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Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

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Marshall Foundation

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