University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)


Join these celebrated authors as they discuss indomitable characters who wrestle with grief, test the bonds of love and refuse to be subdued or defeated by the dramatic times in which they live. Assistive listening devices available.

Jim Fergus

Jim Fergus is an award-winning writer whose work has appeared in numerous national magazines and newspapers. He is the author of several fiction and nonfiction books. His novel "One Thousand White Women," won Best Book of the West and has sold over a million copies both in the U....

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Janet Fitch

Janet Fitch is the best-selling author of "White Oleander," an Oprah Book Club pick, translated into 24 languages and the basis of a major motion picture. Her second novel, "Paint It Black," has also been widely translated and made into a feature film directed by Amber Tamblyn....

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AJ Finn

A.J. Finn's first book of "The Woman in the Window," to be published by William Morrow in 2018, has already received stellar reviews and has rights sold in 38 territories to date and a major film in development at Fox....

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Melodie Winawer

Melodie Winawer is a physician-scientist and Associate Professor of Neurology at Columbia University. A graduate of Yale University, the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. With degrees in biological psychology, medicine and epidemiology, she has published 47 non-fiction articles and book chapters....

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The Vengeance of Mothers: The Journals of Margaret Kelly & Molly McGill
Jim Fergus
Fiction / Literature
St. Martin's Press
September 2017
ISBN 9781250093424
352 pages
$26.99, INSTORE
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"9 March 1876 My name is Meggie Kelly and I take up this pencil with my twin sister, Susie. More/less

The Revolution of Marina M.
Janet Fitch
Fiction / Literature
Little, Brown and Company
November 2017
ISBN 9780316022064
800 pages
$30.00, INSTOCK
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From the mega-bestselling author of White Oleander and Paint It Black, a sweeping historical saga of the Russian Revolution, as seen through the eyes of one young woman St. More/less

The Scribe of Siena
Melodie Winawer
Fiction / Literature
January 2018
ISBN 9781501152269
464 pages
$16.00, INSTORE
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“Readers of Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander and Tracy Chevalier’s Girl with a Pearl Earring…will be swept away by the spell of medieval Siena” (Library Journal, starred review) in this transporting love story and gripping historical mystery. More/less

The Woman in the Window
AJ Finn
Mystery / Thrillers
William Morrow & Co
January 2018
ISBN 9780062678416
$26.99, INSTOCK
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