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)

Spy vs. Spy

These mystery writers demonstrate that espionage makes for successful and suspenseful thrillers. Assistive listening devices available.

Joseph Finder

Joseph Finder is the New York Times best-selling author of 14 novels, most recently "The Switch". His books have won numerous awards, including the Strand Critics Award for Best Novel for "Buried Secrets"(2011), the International Thriller Writers Award for Best Novel for "Killer Instincts" (2006) and the Barry Award for Best Thriller for "Company Man" (2005)....

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Stephanie Barron

Francine Mathews, who also writes under the name Stephanie Barron, is the author of 27 novels of mystery and suspense. She was born in Binghamton, New York, the last of six girls. She attended Princeton and Stanford Universities, where she studied history....

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Iona Whishaw

Iona Whishaw has been a youth worker, social worker, teacher and an award-winning High School Principal -- who continued with her writing throughout her working life. Receiving her Masters in Creative Writing from UBC, Iona has published short fiction, poetry, poetry translation and one children's book: "Henry and the Cow Problem....

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