University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 11-12, 2017 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Save the date for 2018!

March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)
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Ausma Zehanat Khan



Athif Khan

Ausma Zehanat Khan holds a Ph.D. in International Human Rights Law and is a former adjunct law professor. She was Editor-in-Chief of Muslim Girl magazine, the first magazine targeted to young Muslim women. Her first novel, “The Unquiet Dead” won crime fiction's 2016 Barry Award for Best First Novel; it was also selected as one of the five best debut mysteries of the year by Oline Cogdill of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel and also as one of the ten best books of the year by Amanda Nelson of Bookriot. Her latest book, “Among the Ruins,” comes out in February, 2017. A British-born Canadian, Khan now lives in Denver, Colorado with her husband.

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Scheduled events:
Passport to Death
Thrillers with an international flavor.

Student Union Santa Rita (Seats 120)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Cara Black, Ausma Zehanat Khan
Moderator: Carla Stoffle
Ausma Zehemat Khan
Booksigning

Clues Unlimited, Booth #443 (Seats 1)
Sat, Mar 11, 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Mystery / Thrillers

Author: Ausma Zehanat Khan
Breakout Women of Mystery - Women's Mystery Collection
University of Arizona Women's Mystery collection hosts three upcoming women crime writers.

UA Library - Special Collections (Seats 100)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 12, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Ausma Zehanat Khan, Ingrid Thoft, Gina Wohlsdorf
Moderator: Patti Lang
Killer Current Affairs
Art imitates life in these thrillers that are ripped from the headlines.

Student Union Santa Rita (Seats 120)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 12, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Mette Ivie Harrison, Ausma Zehanat Khan
Moderator: Stuart Mellan

Books:
Among the Ruins #3
Mystery / Thrillers
Minotaur
February 2017
ISBN 9781250096739
Hardcover, 336 pages
$25.99, INSTORE
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The Language of Secrets #2
Mystery / Thrillers
St. Martin's Griffin
February 2016
ISBN 9781250055170
Paperback, 336 pages
$15.99, INSTORE
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