University of Arizona Campus  •  March 11 - 12, 2017  •  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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Amy Engel


Ms. Engel is appearing courtesy of Penguin Random House

Amy is the author of the young adult series The Book of Ivy. A former criminal defense attorney, she lives in Missouri with her family. "The Roanoke Girls" is her first novel for adults.

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Scheduled events:
Hot Off the Press
Open to Friends of the Festival - by invitation only. Meet marvelous authors releasing new books the week of the Tucson Book Festival! Authors will sign their books for you inside the Student Union South Ballroom. Please Note: Several of the new titles have publication dates in mid-March. The publishers are working to get the books to Tucson early, for this event!

Student Union South Ballroom (Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Multigenre

Panelists: Amy Dickinson, Amy Engel, Glenn Frankel, J. A. Jance, Christina Baker Kline, Victor Lodato, V. E. Schwab, Samantha Shannon, Joel Shurkin, Maggie Stiefvater
Literary Thriller
Three authors discuss how suspenseful, stylish storytelling breaks the mold of the conventional thriller.

Student Union Santa Rita (Seats 120)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Fiction / Literature
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Amy Engel, Caroline Leavitt, Joyce Maynard
Moderator: Bonnie Sedlmayr-Emerson
Amy Engel
The Roanoke Girls: A gripping novel that shocks and tantalizes, twisting its way through revelation after mesmerizing revelation, exploring the secrets families keep and the fierce and terrible love that both binds them together and rips them apart.

Mostly Books, Booth #240 (Seats 1)
Sat, Mar 11, 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Mystery / Thrillers

Author: Amy Engel
Fatal Family Secrets
Dysfunctional families with killer consequences.

Student Union Santa Rita (Seats 120)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Amy Engel, Benjamin Percy, Hester Young
Moderator: Tim Henry

Books:
The Roanoke Girls
Mystery / Thrillers
Crown
March 2017
ISBN 9781101906668
Hardcover, 288 pages
$25.00, INSTOCK
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"Roanoke girls never last long around here. In the end, we either run or we die." After her mother's suicide, fifteen year-old Lane Roanoke came to live with her grandparents and fireball cousin, Allegra, on their vast estate in rural Kansas. More/less

The Book of Ivy
Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror
Entangled: Teen
November 2014
ISBN 9781622664658
Paperback, 304 pages
$9.99, INSTOCK
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What would you kill for? After a brutal nuclear war, the United States was left decimated. More/less

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
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William & Mary Ross Foundation
Western National Parks Association

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