Reading List: Tucson Festival of Books
The Tucson Festival of Books takes place at the University of Arizona this weekend. TFOB is where book lovers can discover new books and meet the authors who create the worlds they love. Stop by booth 164 to find your new favorite book and meet a few of our authors! Take a look at some of the UNP books that will be featured at the festival.
Author signing: Saturday, March 14, 1:30-2:00 p.m.
This Strange Wilderness: The Life and Art of John James Audubon
Light on the Prairie: Solomon D. Butcher, Photographer of Nebraska’s Pioneer Days
Bruce F. Jordan
En Recuerdo de: The Dying Art of Mexican Cemeteries in the Southwest
A beautiful and elegiac photographic journey taken by Bruce Jordan through the little-known Mexican cemeteries of the Southwest.
The Wheeling Year: A Poet’s Field Book
A short, accessible set of prose observations about nature, place, and time, arranged (like Local Wonders) according to the calendar year.
Mover and Shaker: Walter O’Malley, the Dodgers, and Baseball’s Westward Expansion
Biography of iconic sports/baseball executive Walter O’Malley.
The story of the last gunfighter and his epic shootout with death–a classic western and the basis for the movie of the same title starring John Wayne
Michael G. Waltz
Warrior Diplomat: A Green Beret’s Battles from Washington to Afghanistan
Recounting experiences as both a policy official and Special Forces officer in the Bush and Obama administrations, Michael Waltz offers a unique, firsthand account of the American war effort in Afghanistan