A Virtual Festival Saturday, March 6 and Sunday, March 7, 2021

Exhibitor Events - 3/2-3/10

Festival Staff / February 16, 2021

All times are MST 

Author Solutions 

Live Stream Show Schedule – March 6 and 7, 2021

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3Hv172oHbY8yNKN3zKsV2w/live 

·     9:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Arizona-local authors give a sneak peek of their books, exclusive interviews with up-and-coming authors and a short book documentary  

·     12:20 PM, 3:00 PM, and 4:00 PM - EBOOK GIVEAWAYS 

·     1:00 PM – 4:00 PM - Replay of the morning show 

·     1/26/21 – 3/26/21 - 10% discount on all books plus free shipping at https://authorsolutionsmarketplace.com/

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CurtnerArt   

3/6/21 all day at CurtnerArt.com save 15% with code 2021SAVE15 at checkout.

3/7/21 all day at CurtnerArt.com save 15% with code 2021SAVE15 at checkout.

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Dragons & Other Rare Creatures (Jessica Feinberg)

Sci-fi/Fantasy

·       Through March 8th: Book Wyrm Dragon Celebration!  Discounts, Freebies, and Special items 

·       03/6/21 3:00 pm

Live Video Stream: Book Release & Giveaway. 

·       03/7/21 11:00 am

Live Video Stream: Children's Book Launch party, Author/Artist

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Ebby’s Book House, LLC

www.eboniepfields.com 

·       3/6-Passage reading from the book, "Zoey and the Magical Hummingbirds."

·       3/7 Author interview and a fun editing workshop.

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Ellys-Daughtrey Books

https://www.nancyblanton.com 

·       3/3/21 10:00 am – 4:00 pm MST

Sign up for our newsletter and enter the drawing for the hardcopy giveaway of The Prince of Glencurragh 

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Escalante Press

Genre: Hard Science Fiction/climate fiction 

ALL Week

See URL   https://youtu.be/H4Ko2TNKvpg  Author Jeff Larson answering questions about publishing novel

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Exploring Overland / Jonathan and Roseann Hanson books

Genre: Nature, Art, Fiction/Thriller-Adventure 

From 02/24/2021 to 03/25/2021 – Tucson Festival of Books site wide discount on all books and orders 5% off with code TFB2021 at http://www.exploringoverland.com 

03/06/2021  10:00 am – Live demo – Free mini workshop on nature journaling and field sketching with artist and naturalist Roseann Hanson – Showcasing the book Nature Journaling for a Wild Life, an 8-week “workshop in a book” that includes blank journal pages, pullout bonus bookmarks and viewfinders, and more.  Live chat available for asking questions. Attend the livestream and we’ll share a code for 10% off any purchase. http://www.exploringoverland.com/livestream 

03/06/2021  1:00 pm – Live talk and reading with Jonathan Hanson, author of the new Trail of the Jaguar thriller-adventure novel set in the Southwestern borderlands and featuring a wildlife biologist/photographer and endangered jaguars. Live chat available for asking questions. Attend the livestream and we’ll share a code for 10% off any purchase.  http://www.exploringoverland.com/livestream 

03/07/2021  1:00 pm – Live talk and reading with Jonathan Hanson, author of the new Trail of the Jaguar thriller-adventure novel set in the Southwestern borderlands and featuring a wildlife biologist/photographer and endangered jaguars. Live chat available for asking questions. Attend the livestream and we’ll share a code for 10% off any purchase.  http://www.exploringoverland.com/livestream 

Fox Pointe Publishing, LLP

Genre: All Genres

· 2/27/21:  9:00am PST 'Fox Talk' FB Live Video on https://www.facebook.com/groups/2582177795371301 (more info at https://www.foxpointepublishing.com/events/qw87so4z16zi3oyu4ehou3eyx98vvj

· For past videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkuEOJAoarhwSwGAHGsnvQQ 

· 3/1/21:  Month of March, get 20% on your total order w/ this code:  EKB2113

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Author: D.R. Gallardo

Genre:  Children’s Books

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/authorgallardo/

Facebook: https:/ww.facebook.com/AuthorGallardo/ 

·     03/06/21 11:00 am

D.R. Gallardo will post a story time video on Instagram and Facebook of "Little Bea and The Good Health Ship. 

·       03/06/21. 5:00pm

D.R. Gallardo will announce on Facebook and Instagram 2 winners to receive a softcover of "Little Bea and The Good Health Ship" signed by the author. 

·       03/07/21 11:00 am

D.R. Gallardo will post a video on Instagram and Facebook discussing the process of writing "Little Bea and The Good Health Ship" as well as the companion music. 

  • 03/07/21 5:00 pm

D.R. Gallardo will announce on Facebook and Instagram 1 Grand Prize winner to receive the Healthy, Strong and Smart giveaway. The winner will receive:

·    1 Hard Copy Little Bea and The Good Health Ship signed by the author.

·    1 copy of Little Bea's Colortivity Book

·    1 copy of The Good Health Ship musical album

·    1 Premium bookmark. 

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Goodwill Industries 

Highlighted Auction: 1992 Dungeons & Dragons Charlemagne’s Paladins

a.       Auction ends: 3/2/2021 7:43 pm MST

b.       https://www.shopgoodwill.com/Item/116265073

Highlighted Auction: Sealed! - Lord of the Rings Trilogy & Hobbit box set 1973

a.       Auction ends: 3/2/2021 7:43 pm MST

b.       https://www.shopgoodwill.com/Item/116289698

Highlighted Auction: Nous, TinTin - Collection of TinTin Artwork

a.       Auction ends: 3/3/2021 7:33 MST

b.       https://www.shopgoodwill.com/Item/116339950

3/4/2021 3:00pm

See the lives you change! Videos and testimonials premiere on our site!

a.       GoodwillSouthernAz.org/testimonials/

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Haymarket Books

Genre: Current Events  

·       3/2/21 3:00 pm

The Birth of Movement Journalism, a panel discussion on the origins and continued importance of partisan journalism 

·       3/3/21 3:00 pm A Book Launch for Except for Palestine: The Limits of Progressive Politics featuring Marc Lamont Hill, Mitchell Plitnick, and Noura Erakat 

Genre: Poetry

·       3/4/21. 4:00 pm

Doppelgangbanger Round 3: José Olivarez vs. Julian Randall, refereed by Cortney Lamar Charleston 

All events streaming at youtube.com/Haymarketbooks 

Please see our website for a complete listing of events.

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Renner Writes

Genre: Children’s Books 

·       3/5/21 – 10:00 am:

YouTube interview with Children’s book author, Phoebe Fox.

https://youtu.be/W1endNFQI08 

·       3/6/21 – All day:

Purchase 2 or more books from Renner Writes’ website and receive a book of equal or lesser value for FREE.

https://www.rennerwrites.com/books-for-kids-ages-3-7/ 

·       3/8/21 - 12:00 pm:

Watch Mamafox Books Saturday Storytime as Phoebe Fox reads “Spring! Time to Build a Nest, a Story about Trumpeter Swans” by Barbara Renner.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZayFDmKr9c 

·       3/9/21 – 12:00 pm:

Watch Mamafox Books Saturday Storytime as Phoebe Fox reads “Agent H2O Rides the Water Cycle” by Rita Goldner

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=usRcEz7nOBg

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The University of Arizona College of Humanities

Humanities Seminars Program

·       Climate Change: https://youtu.be/OPC0vr2IZuY 

·       French Connections: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fta3IbwXBs

·       Medieval Art: https://youtu.be/nDcfkse792w

·       Zeus: https://youtu.be/PToWHHuM_P0

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United Nations Association of Southern Arizona

https://www.unasatucson.org/online-store 

·                3/3/21 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Event: 20% off all books

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University of Arizona Press

https://uapress.arizona.edu/ 

Camino del Sol presents Urayoán Noel

Date: 03/17/2021

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Example: Zoom poetry reading with Urayoán Noel, moderated by Rigoberto González.

Genre: Poetry 

Empowered! Latinos Transforming Arizona Politics

Date: 03/24/2021

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Example: Zoom book release event and discussion with authors Lisa Magaña and César S. Silva.

Genre: Nonfiction  

The Diné Reader: An Anthology of Navajo Literature

Date: 04/21/2021

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Example: Zoom book release event. Join editors Esther G. Belin, Jeff Berglund, Connie A. Jacobs, and contributors to celebrate this ground-breaking anthology.

Genre: Poetry and Fiction

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Whimsical World

Children's Books

 03/06/21 11:00 am

  Derek Taylor Kent reads his new picture book for ages 3-8, DINOSAUR DERBY

· Promotion: Use Code Tucson15 at www.Whimsical-World.com for 15% all orders and Free Shipping 

·       03/06/21 11:30 am

Sheri Fink reads her new picture book for ages 4-10 THE LITTLE DRAGON

Promotion: Use Code Tucson15 at www.Whimsical-World.com for 15% all orders and Free Shipping 

·       03/06/21 12:00 pm

Sheri Fink reads her best-selling picture book THE LITTLE UNICORN

Promotion: Use Code Tucson15 at www.Whimsical-World.com for 15% all orders and Free Shipping 

·       03/07/21 2:00 pm

Create Your Own Spooky Story with Derek Taylor Kent - Learn how to write scary stories with Scary School author, Derek Taylor Kent (AKA Derek the Ghost)

Promotions: Use Code Tucson15 at www.Whimsical-World.com for 15% all orders and Free Shipping

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Worlds of Words and the UArizona College of Education

·       3/6/21 10:00 am – 11:00 am

UArizona College of Education Present/a/s Semillas del Pueblo Project—thru the—M.Ed. Secondary Education Alternative Path Program.

Place: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/84380360321 

·       3/7/21 10:15 am – 11:00 am

Open a Book, Open a Mind, Change the World: Worlds of Words Free Programs & Teacher Resources. Elizabeth and Rita share a range of free programming and resources available in WOW and online, emphasizing the WOW Teen Reading Ambassador program. They'll also answer questions about their experience as UArizona Education majors!

Place: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/81499091357 

·       3/7/21 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm

Unboxing the Worlds of Words Language and Culture Kits. WOW's Language and Culture Kits and Global Story Boxes can be checked out by educators for classroom use at no cost. Each kit/box includes books and artifacts around a global community and a resource notebook with strategies for using the literature in your classroom

Place: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/83387102676

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation

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