Tucson Festival of Books

Stopped in Their Tracks


Best-selling authors Timothy Egan and Liza Mundy discuss the women who through courage, spycraft and meticulous work stopped some of the US's most notorious adversaries.


Panelists
Timothy Egan

Timothy Egan is a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and the author of 10 books, including, "A Fever in the Heartland." His book on the Dust Bowl, "The Worst Hard Time," won a National Book Award for nonfiction....

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Liza Mundy

Liza Mundy is an award-winning journalist and The New York Times best-selling author of four books, including "Code Girls." A former staff writer for The Washington Post, Mundy writes for The Atlantic, Politico and Smithsonian Magazine, among other publications....

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Books:
The Sisterhood
The Secret History of Women at the CIA
Liza Mundy
History / Biography
Crown
October 2023
ISBN 9780593238172
480 pages
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A Fever in the Heartland
The Ku Klux Klan's Plot to Take Over America, and the Woman Who Stopped Them
Timothy Egan
History / Biography
Penguin
April 2023
ISBN 9780735225268
432 pages
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