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)

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March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)
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Tricia Brown


Alaskan author Tricia Brown has written more than two dozen books, including nine children's picture books, nearly all of them on Alaska subjects. Tricia drove up the Alaska Highway from the Midwest in 1978 and wandered the state, writing for newspapers in Fairbanks and Anchorage, and serving as editor of Alaskamagazine before entering book publishing in the late 1990s. She is a former acquisitions editor for Alaska Northwest Books and West Winds Press. Editing credits include dozens of print and/or enhanced e-books on dog mushing, Alaska Native cultures, Alaska travel and the frontier lifestyle. In addition, national publishers have sought her help to develop their books on gardening, self-help, autobiography and other genre. Tricia travels often and is a popular speaker in schools, libraries and events in Alaska as well as the Lower 48. Her multi-media presentations, which include lessons on Alaska natural history and culture, receive high praise from educators and parents. She loves to get kids excited about reading, writing and art. Tricia and her husband make their home in Anchorage with two Golden Retrievers named for Alaskan rivers: Kvichak and Willow.

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Scheduled events:
Author Pavilion - Children's Books
Author Pavilion - Children (Seats 4)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 12:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Authors: Tricia Brown, Joni Franks, Betty Fulcomer, Jenny Holt, Holly Redfern, Dianne White

Books:
Bobbie the Wonder Dog
Children / Teens
WestWinds Press
May 2016
ISBN 9781943328369
Hardcover, 32 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

Bob was an average-looking collie puppy in every way, except for his bobbed tail . More/less

Zig, the Warrior Princess
Children / Teens
Husky Homestead Press
June 2016
ISBN 9780692686072
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friend of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

Key Sponsors

Brucker Trust
Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company
William & Mary Ross Foundation
Western National Parks Association

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