Tucson Festival of Books

A Conversation with Lois Lowery


Lois Lowery share her journeys as an award-winning author who writes across fantasy, realistic fiction and historical fiction. Lois will particularly focus on her newest novel, "The Windeby Puzzle," which interweaves an archaeological mystery of a teen mummified in a peat bog with the stories she was inspired to write. She also includes sections explaining her authorial decisions and illuminates the architecture of storytelling.


Panelist
Lois Lowry

Lois Lowry has been awarded the Newbery Medal twice -- first for "Number the Stars," then for "The Giver." The author of more than 40 books for children and young adults, including the New York Times bestselling Giver Quartet and popular Anastasia Krupnik series, she has received countless honors, among them the Boston Globe Horn Book Award, the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, the California Young Reader’s Medal and the Mark Twain Award....

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Book:
The Windeby Puzzle
History and Story
Lois Lowry
Children / Teens
HarperCollins Publishers
February 2023
ISBN 9780358672500
224 pages