Mark Oshiro

Mark Oshiro is the award-winning author of the young adult novels "Anger Is a Gift" and" Each of Us is a Desert." Their middle grade debut, "The Insiders," will be released in late 2021. When they are not writing, they run the online Mark Does Stuff universe and are trying to pet every dog in the world.

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Fantasy Worlds of Power and Deception
Join these three young adult authors who build dark fantasy worlds and high-octane tales of power, betrayal, sacrifice and love set in Greek mythology, ancient Arabia and treacherous deserts. These haunting tales grab hold of the reader and don't let go.

Stocker Foundation Children/Teen Stage (Seats 1000)
Sun, Mar 7, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Children / Teens

Panelists: Alexandra Bracken, Hafsah Faizal, Mark Oshiro
Moderator: Michelle Mohrweis

Each of Us a Desert
Children / Teens
Tom Doherty Associates
September 2020
ISBN 9781250169211
Hardcover, 432 pages
$17.99, INSTORE
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Anger Is a Gift
A Novel
Children / Teens
Tom Doherty Associates
May 2019
ISBN 9781250167033
Paperback, 464 pages

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Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

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Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation

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