Tucson Festival of Books

Jeff Guinn



Eduardo Fierro

Jeff Guinn is the bestselling author of numerous books, including "Go Down Together," "The Last Gunfight, Manson," "The Road to Jonestown," and "War on the Border He lives in Fort Worth, Texas, and is a member of the Texas Literary Hall of Fame. His newest book is "Waco."

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Awards: Two-time Edgar Award finalist (Fact Crime category), Spur Award 2018 (Best Traditional Western Novel), elected to Texas Literary Hall of Fame in 2011.


Scheduled events:
American Demons
Two Edgar-winning authors shine new light on stories we thought we knew. Jeff Guinn discusses David Koresh and the Branch Davidians, and Daniel Stashower discusses Eliot Ness and the hunt for the Mad Butcher of Cleveland.

Integrated Learning Center Room 120 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 4, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
History / Biography
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Jeff Guinn, Daniel Stashower
Moderator: Gary Stuart
Legacies of Rage
Almost 30 years to the day after the disastrous seige of a Branch Davidian compound in Waco, Texas, investigative reporter Jeff Guinn will discuss the many ways he shed new light on what actually happened. It wasn't pretty.

UA Library - Special Collections (Seats 110)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 5, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
History / Biography
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Jeff Guinn
Moderator: Bruce Dinges

Books:
Waco
David Koresh, the Branch Davidians, and A Legacy of Rage
True Crime
Simon & Schuster
January 2023
ISBN 9781982186104
400 pages

The definitive account of the disastrous siege at the Branch Davidian compound in Waco, Texas, featuring never-before-seen documents, photographs, and interviews, from former investigative reporter Jeff Guinn, bestselling author of Manson and The Road to Jamestown.

War on the Border
Villa, Pershing, the Texas Rangers, and an American Invasion
History / Biography
Simon and Schuster
May 2022
ISBN 9781982128876
tp, 368 pages