Tucson Festival of Books

Lydia San Andres (She/ Her)


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Lydia San Andres (She/Her) lives and writes in the tropics, where she can be found reading, sipping coffee, and making excuses to stay out of the sun. As much as she enjoys air conditioning, she can sometimes be lured outside with the promise of cookies and picnics. She writes historical romances set in the Caribbean with Latinx characters who are much fonder of the tropical heat than she is.

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Communities: Hispanic or Latinx


Scheduled events:
Forbidden Love: Stolen Hearts, Intrigue, and Adventure
Fall in love with romances by three escritoras poderosas about amor prohibido, stolen hearts, and hidden treasures.

Nuestras Raíces Stage (Seats 150)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 9, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Multigenre
Signing area: Pima County Public Library/Nuestras Raíces/Craft Tent & Signing Area (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Liana De La Rosa, Lydia Andres, Jo Segura
Moderator: Lucero Ramirez
AMA - Romance Author Edition
It's time for Ask Me (Almost) Anything: Romance Author Edition! If there's a question you have for one of our authors that didn't quite fit with the themes of the weekend's panels, now's your chance.

Koffler Room 204 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 10, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Romance
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Liana De La Rosa, Stacey Cochran, Helena Greer, Anita Kelly, Alicia Thompson, Lydia Andres, Diana Quincy, Beverly Jenkins, Dominic Lim, J. Vanessa Lyon, Emily Michel, Rachel Katz, Jodie Slaughter, Jo Segura
Moderators: Jessica Pryde, Jessica West

Book:
The Return of His Caribbean Heiress
Nuestras Raices
Harlequin Enterprises ULC
January 2024
ISBN 9781335595973
288 pages
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