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Presenting Authors (A-Z)

View our list of author events, alphabetically sorted by last name. More »

Author Spotlight: Jillian Cantor

This week's author spotlight is on Jillian Cantor! More »

Pi Beta Phi Strikes Again!

Pi Beta Phi Fraternity - Arizona Alpha Chapter has been a sponsor of the festival for many years now, and has contributed in so many different ways. More »

Sponsor Spotlight: The Stocker Foundation

This week's Sponsor Spotlight is on The Stocker Foundation! More »

Volunteer Spotlight: Pi Beta Phi Fraternity - Arizona Alpha Chapter

This week's Volunteer Spotlight is on Pi Beta Phi Fraternity - Arizona Alpha Chapter! More »

FREE Marketing Materials!

We are happy to provide Arizona schools with bookmarks, family flyers (English/Spanish) and other materials to promote festival attendance. Orders placed by December 13, 2018 will be filled in February; we will make every attempt to fill later orders, however, quantities are not guaranteed. More »

2019 Entertainment Applications

Learn more about performing at one of our many entertainment venues during the 2019 Tucson Festival of Books! More »

Presenting at the Festival

Learn more about how authors can participate in the festival. More »

Book Nominations Now Being Accepted for Indie Author Pavilions

The Tucson Festival of Books is accepting nominations for books to be considered for inclusion in the 2019 Festival in one of four Indie Author Pavilions (open until all Pavilion spaces are filled). More »

Young Author and Young Artist Contest Information

Pre-school through 12th graders residing in Southern Arizona may submit their writing and art contest entries online for the Young Author and / or Young Artist Contests! Learn more about submitting an entry. Deadline is 5pm on Friday, December 21st. More »

Children's Book Blog!

Read thoughts about some of the children's book authors attending the festival by educator and volunteer Gail Dent! More »

Festival Authors Available for School Visits

Several authors and illustrators make themselves available to local schools as an added benefit of their appearance at the Tucson Festival of Books. Learn who is available and how to apply. More »

Sneak Peek - 2019 Tucson Festival of Books

Sponsors, Friends of the Festival and special guests get a special preview of some of the authors who will present at the 2019 festival. More »

Festival Sponsors

The Tucson Festival of Books is grateful for the generosity of our sponsors. Investments in the Festival have long-lasting positive impact on the community. All proceeds from the Festival are directed to improving literacy rates in Southern Arizona. Please support our sponsors at every opportunity...they make Tucson and Southern Arizona a better place. More »

2019 Book Selection Process

Interested in participating in the 2019 Festival? Learn more about how publications may be considered for the upcoming Festival. More »

Volunteer for the 2019 Festival

If you are interested to volunteer for the 2019 TFOB, please add your name to our volunteer list. Registration will open in January 2019, first for Friends of the Festival. More »

Volunteer Panorama

Have you volunteered with the Tucson Festival of Books in the last 10 years? We couldn't have done it without you and 5,374 others. Search for your name in our giant volunteer name panorama image. More »

Presenting Authors - Alumni of the Festival

Have you ever wondered who attended the Festival in the past? Now you can see the list of authors who have made the Tucson Festival of Books a destination for writers and readers alike! More »

How to Score Free Tickets!

Beginning at noon Mountain Standard Time on Monday, February 25, 2019 members of the general public will be able to reserve free tickets to selected venues. More »

2019 Bus Scholarships

Applications are now being accepted for bus scholarships to assist schools and children's organizations with transporting students to the 2019 Tucson Festival of Books. More »

2019 Exhibitor Applications Are Open!

To learn more about exhibiting at the 2019 Tucson Festival of Books, follow this link. More »

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
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

Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company

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