Tucson Festival of Books

Gregg Hurwitz


Gregg Hurwitz is the New York Times bestselling author of 23 thrillers including the ORPHAN X series. His novels have won numerous literary awards and have been published in 33 languages. Hurwitz currently serves as the co-president of International Thriller Writers (ITW). Additionally, he’s written screenplays and television scripts for many of the major studios and networks, comics for AWA, DC and Marvel, poetry, and political and culture pieces for The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, The Bulwark and others. Hurwitz lives with his Rhodesian ridgebacks in Los Angeles, where he continues to play soccer, frequently injuring himself. "The Last Orphan" is Hurwitz's latest novel and the most recent addition to the ORPHAN X series. 

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Awards: International Thriller Writer Award


Scheduled events:
Thrill(er)ed to Meet You, Gregg Hurwitz!
If you read thrillers, you've read Gregg Hurwitz, the New York Times bestselling author of 23 thrillers in 33 languages. Today we'll learn how he somehow keeps finding stories that keep us on the edge of our seats, time after time!

Student Union Sabino (Seats 87)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 5, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Gregg Hurwitz
Moderator: Cayce Blanchard
Edge-of-Your-Seat Thrillers
It's no mystery why we should attend this session. Three of mystery's most popular authors -- Thomas Perry (2023 Founders Award Receipient), Gregg Hurwitz and Yasmin Angoe -- will discuss how a good thriller evolves. Where do all these remarkable plots come from? Are the authors on the edge of their seats as they write? So many questions!

Modern Languages Room 350 (Seats 318, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 5, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Central Mall (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Yasmin Angoe, Gregg Hurwitz, Thomas Perry
Moderator: Liz Dumitru

Books:
The Last Orphan
An Orphan X Novel
Mystery / Thrillers
St. Martin's Publishing Group
February 2023
ISBN 9781250252326
352 pages

Dark Horse
An Orphan X Novel
Mystery / Thrillers
St. Martin's Publishing Group
December 2022
ISBN 9781250253248
496 pages