Tucson Festival of Books

You Can't Make This Stuff Up

Bestselling historians know that every ... single ... simple ... detail of every story must be certifiably true. It's a lot of work! Why do they do it? Why are they addicted to history? Let's find out!

Candice Millard

Candice Millard is the author of four New York Times bestselling books. Her first book, "The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey," was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection and a Book Sense Pick, won the William Rockhill Nelson Award, was a finalist for the Quill Awards, and has been published in multiple foreign editions....

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River of the Gods
Genius, Courage, and Betrayal in the Search for the Source of the Nile
Candice Millard
History / Biography
January 2022
ISBN 9780385543101
368 pages