Category Archives: Events

Day one at Tucson Festival… The Pain!

Day one of the Tucson Festival of Books is complete. I didn’t get to see exactly every panel I wanted, (sorry Beth and Yvonne, I missed the kick-ass women) but it was still a fun and productive day. That started … Continue reading

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YA Wednesday: “Now That You’re Here” and “While You Were Gone” by Amy K. Nichols

Now That You’re Here and While You Were Gone Amy K. Nichols ★★★½ and ★★★★ Knopf for Teens, 2014 and 2015. I’ll admit it, I would never have picked these books up if I hadn’t been doing a story on … Continue reading

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Austin Aslan and Amy K. Nichols Release Party

I’m a little (okay, a lot) behind getting this up, but better late than never, right? This afternoon at Changing Hands Phoenix, Arizona YA authors Austin Aslan and Amy K. Nichols are hosting a release party to celebrate their new … Continue reading

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Dan Simmons talks Sherlock Holmes with the Arizona Republic

In preparation of his upcoming signing at The Poisoned Pen on March 25, I recently traded e-mails with multi-genre award winning author Dan Simmons about his new novel, The Fifth Heart. Set in the 1890s, the novel follows the famous … Continue reading

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Kevin Hearne hosts “Elevengeddon” at the Poisoned Pen

Kevin Hearne may have moved to Colorado, but his heart is still in Arizona. The Tacopope is returning to the Valley for Phoenix Comicon, and is putting together a soiree at the Poisoned Pen Bookstore with ten of his fellow … Continue reading

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