Tucson Festival of Books

Teresa Strasser



Jose Ochoa

Teresa Strasser is the multifaceted author of "Making It Home: Life Lessons from a Season of Little League." She is also an Emmy Award-winning writer and media personality who hosts television, radio and podcast programs. Many know her as the radio and podcast co-host with Adam Carolla.

Her first book, "Exploiting My Baby," was a Los Angeles Times best-seller that was later optioned for television by ABC.

Strasser has won three Los Angeles Press Club Awards, including Columnist of the Year. She currently lives in Phoenix with her husband and two sons. 

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Scheduled events:
Restoring the Family
Sometimes it takes sharing a meal in a family restaurant, experiencing a kids' ballgame with a parent or tackling the toxic condition or situation head-on to make sense of life and to move forward.

Student Union Kachina (Seats 100)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 9, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Curtis Chin, Meg Kissinger, Teresa Strasser
Moderator: Debra Brenegan
Journeys Out of Pain
Today we will hear three tales of changes caused by grief and pain in very different settings: second-chance love after loss, coping with pain and violence through wildly disparate professions, and finding new joy in a parental relationship after a major loss.

Student Union Kachina (Seats 100)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 10, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Elizabeth Bernays, Margo Steines, Teresa Strasser
Moderator: Jodi Horton

Book:
Making It Home
Life Lessons from a Season of Little League
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
Berkley
June 2023
ISBN 9780593546086
256 pages
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