University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Cinda Williams Chima

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New York Times and USA Today best-selling author Cinda Williams Chima writes fantasy books for teens of all ages, including the Heir Chronicles series and the Seven Realms series. Her critically acclaimed books appear on numerous state awards lists. She lives in Ohio with her family and is always working on her next novel. Her new book is "Flamecaster."

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Scheduled events:
Fierce Heroines In Action within Fantasy Worlds
Three best-selling YA fantasy authors will talk about writing about fierce heroines and their creation of compelling fantasy worlds. Join the authors of the Red Queen series, "The Cruel Prince" and the Magisterium series, and the Seven Realms/Shattered Realms series. Assistive listening devices available.

Education Kiva (Seats 300)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 10, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Victoria Aveyard, Holly Black, Cinda Williams Chima
Moderator: Lisa Morris-Wilkey
Shadows and Quests into Unknown Worlds
Join Cinda Williams and Daniel Jose Older as they talk about "Shadowcaster" and "Shadowhouse Fall" and answer questions on writing about shadows and quests into unknown worlds.

Teen & Author Stage (Seats 88)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 10, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Children / Teens
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Teen and Author Stage (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Cinda Williams Chima, Daniel Older
Moderators: Cydne Bolton, Jessica Dennes

Children / Teens
April 2016
ISBN 9780062380951
Paperback, 560 pages
$9.99, INSTORE
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A New York Times bestseller now in paperback, this dazzling beginning to the Shattered Realms series is indispensable for fans of Cinda Williams Chima and a perfect starting point for readers who are new to her work. More/less

Children / Teens
April 2017
ISBN 9780062380982
$9.99, INSTORE
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Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

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Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

Key Sponsors

Brucker Trust
Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company

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