March 12-13 2022, 9:30-5:30, on the beautiful University of Arizona campus!

Book Nominations have Concluded

Festival Staff / September 21, 2021

Self-nominations for Presenting Authors have closed for the 2022 In-Person Tucson Festival of Books.

The 2022 Indie Author Pavilions will be accepting nominations from past 2020 Indie Authors.  Eligible Indie Authors will be notified via email.  If space becomes available for 2022, self-published and emerging authors will be invited to apply.  Keep checking our website for updates.

Our Indie Author Committee is working on a redesign of the Indie Author experience for the 2023 Festival. Your ideas are welcome and can be shared with us via email at

Questions? Contact the Indie Author Pavilion Committee at Thank you!

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

Key Sponsors

Marshall Foundation

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