University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
Show sidebar contents

Save the date for 2017!

March 11-12, 2017 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Save the date for 2018!

March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)
eNEWSLETTER SIGN-UP
Email:
First:
Last:

Terry Shames


Terry Shames writes the best-selling Samuel Craddock series, set in small-town Texas. "A Killing at Cotton Hill" (Seventh Street Books) won the 2013 Macavity Award for Best First Mystery. MysteryPeople named Shames a top five Texas mystery writer, 2015. "The Necessary Murder of Nonie Blake" was an RT BookReviews Top Pick, January 2016. Her latest book, "An Unsettling Crime for Samuel Craddock" received a starred review from Publishers Weekly. Terry lives in Berkeley, CA. She is Vice President of Norcal Sisters in Crime .

Visit website | Facebook Twitter


Scheduled events:
Politics Most Deadly
How the west is run...your politics are not like ours.

Integrated Learning Center Room 120 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 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: Craig Johnson, Michael McGarrity, April Smith
Moderator: Terry Shames
Murders of the Purple Sage
When things go from bad to west.

Koffler Room 216 (Seats 89, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Koffler Patio (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Shannon Baker, Terry Shames
Moderator: Leo Banks
By the Book
Police procedurals ... the devil is in the details.

Student Union Santa Rita (Seats 120)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 12, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Andrew Gross, Terry Shames
Moderator: John Strader
Terry Shames
Booksigning

Clues Unlimited, Booth #443 (Seats 1)
Sun, Mar 12, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Mystery / Thrillers

Author: Terry Shames

Books:
An Unsettling Crime for Samuel Craddock
Mystery / Thrillers
Seventh Street Books
January 2017
ISBN 9781633882096
Paperback, 270 pages
$15.95, INSTORE
Buy now

When the Jarrett Creek Fire Department is called to douse a blaze on the outskirts of town, they discover a grisly scene: five black young people have been murdered. More/less

A Killing at Cotton Hill (Samuel Craddock Mystery #1)
Mystery / Thrillers
Seventh Street Books
January 2016
ISBN 9781616147990
Paperback, 235 pages
$15.95, INSTORE
Buy now

Investigating the murder of an old friend in a rural Texas town overrun by secrets and pettiness, former police chief Samuel Craddock encounters numerous suspects, from land-seeking neighbors and a vengeful daughter to a fortune-hunting grandson and a spying stranger. 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
Monark Premium Appliance Company
William & Mary Ross Foundation
Western National Parks Association

Show sponsors