Tucson Festival of Books

On What a Tangled Web

Solving a complicated mystery requires attention to the details. So does writing one. In this session, our authors will explore where and when they drop important facts and clues into their narratives.

Stephanie Barron

Francine Stephanie Barron Mathews is a former CIA intelligence analyst and current mystery author, writing as both Francine Mathews and Stephanie Barron. Her most recent books are "Jane and the Year Without a Summer" and "Death on a Winter Stroll....

Raquel V. Reyes

Raques V. Reyes writes Latina protagonists. Her Cuban-American heritage, Miami, and Spanglish feature prominently in her work. "Mango, Mambo, and Murder," the first in the Caribbean Kitchen Mystery series, won a LEFTY for Best Humorous Mystery....

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Rosemary Simpson

Rosemary Simpson's "Death at the Falls" is the seventh book in A Gilded Age Mystery series. She is a member of Sisters in Crime, International Thriller Writers and the Historical Novel Society. Educated in France and the United States, she now lives near Tucson....

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Death on a Winter Stroll
Francine Mathews
Mystery / Thrillers
Soho Press, Incorporated
November 2022
ISBN 9781641292740
288 pages

Calypso, Corpses, and Cooking
Raquel V. Reyes
Mystery / Thrillers
Crooked Lane Books
October 2022
ISBN 9781639101061
336 pages

Death at the Falls
Rosemary Simpson
Mystery / Thrillers
Kensington Publishing Corporation
November 2022
ISBN 9781496733368
304 pages