Tucson Festival of Books

Silvia Moreno-Garcia



Martin Dee

Silvia Moreno-Garcia is the author of "The Daughter of Doctor Moreau," "Velvet Was the Night," "Mexican Gothic," "Gods of Jade and Shadow," and many other books. She has won the Locus and British Fantasy awards for her work as a novelist, and the World Fantasy Award as an editor.

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Awards: Locus, British Fantasy and World Fantasy

Communities: Hispanic or Latinx, Person with a Disability


Scheduled events:
The Suspense is Killing Me
Fearless authors introduce us to their female-leading thrillers, with a side of Latinidad.

Nuestras Raíces Stage (Seats 150)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 4, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Nuestras Raices
Signing area: Pima County Public Library/Nuestras Raíces/Craft Tent & Signing Area (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Isabella Maldonado, Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Raquel V. Reyes
Moderator: Kelsey Blackman
Haunting Stories
The world we may not see is often scarier than the one we know. Just ask Ramona Emerson, Charlaine Harris and Silvia Moreno-Garcia. Each comes to the festival with a book that visits a world beyond. Come join in! We promise to leave the lights on.

Student Union North Ballroom (Seats 560)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 4, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Multigenre
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Rincon Room (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Ramona Emerson, Charlaine Harris, Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Moderator: Karen Odden
The Haunting Within
Authors Roshani Chokshi, Silvia Moreno-Garcia and Eriki Wurth will share how they created layered and suspenseful stories ... not only with haunted settings, but haunted characters, as well.

Integrated Learning Center Room 120 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 5, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Roshani Chokshi, Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Erika T. Wurth
Moderator: Scott Glener
Que Susto: What a Fright!
These authors take you on a roller-coaster ride of terror, horror, and fright. Hold on to your seats!

Nuestras Raíces Stage (Seats 150)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 5, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Nuestras Raices
Signing area: Pima County Public Library/Nuestras Raíces/Craft Tent & Signing Area (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Ramona Emerson, Juan Martinez, Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Moderator: Megan Hellwig

Books:
The Daughter of Doctor Moreau
Nuestras Raices
Random House Worlds
July 2022
ISBN 9780593355336
320 pages

Mexican Gothic
Nuestras Raices
National Geographic Books
June 2021
ISBN 9780525620808
352 pages