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The stories of Southern Arizona’s intriguing and surprising weather — snow, flooding, tornadoes, heat — come from the pages of the Star.

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This is the latest in a series about what’s going on in the Pima County Public Library.

Juan Felipe Herrera spent Friday morning at Davis Bilingual Elementary Magnet School.

Laura Coffey lives in Seattle with her husband, son, and their two senior dogs, Frida and Manny. "My Old Dog" is her first book.

Ten things you might not have thought about doing at the Tucson Festival of Books

Cookbook author Dorie Greenspan loves the combo; you'll find it often in her new book

Tucsonans have long thought of public artist Barbara Grygutis as our own.

Tucson writer Lee Anne Gallaway-Mitchell is among the winners in the fifth annual Tucson Festival of Books Literary Awards Writing Competition.

Accessible parking and how to arrange other accommodations. 

The Star paviion is offering singular lineup of journalist-authors who rely on deep reporting, muscular writing and down-to-earth humor to find the truth and tell stories.

The floods of 1983 and the big snow event in 1971 are covered.

Southern Arizona’s J.A. Jance heads out on a book tour for her new thriller, “Man Overboard.”

Friends of the Festival have first access to the tickets; public ticketing begins March 6.

The Arizona Daily Star hosted a panel discussion to help attendees learn about book festival phone apps, the website TucsonFestivalofBooks.org and how to get free tickets to the larger venues. Video by Johanna Eubank, Arizona Daily Star

No plans tonight? Learn to make the most of the third largest book event in the nation.

Like many UA students, Joe Coughlin calls California home. But the restaurateur gives new meaning to "long-distance learner."

Separate, distinct pieces literary-focused pieces come together in the Tucson Festival of Books 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 11-12 and blanket the University of Arizona Mall.

Expo speakers will include Mark Coker, the founder of Smashwords, one of the largest ebook publishers in the world. 

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“Navigating the Tucson Festival of Books” is 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, in the Tucson Medical Center Marshall Auditorium.

The Children and Teens Area, one of the largest and most popular sections of the Tucson Festival of Books, will offer literature-based learning activities, entertainment and a ramped up area for those 13 to 19 years old.

“Navigating the Tucson Festival of Books” is 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, in the Tucson Medical Center Marshall Auditorium.

The Tucson Festival of Books relies on 2,000 volunteers. You could be one of them.

“Navigating the Tucson Festival of Books” is 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, in the Tucson Medical Center Marshall Auditorium.

The Arizona Daily Star hosted a panel discussion to help attendees learn about book festival phone apps, the website TucsonFestivalofBooks.org and how to get free tickets to the larger venues. Video by Johanna Eubank, Arizona Daily Star

The Arizona Daily Star hosted a panel discussion to help attendees learn about book festival phone apps, the website TucsonFestivalofBooks.org and how to get free tickets to the larger venues. Video by Johanna Eubank, Arizona Daily Star

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