Authors Showcase & Stage

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If you enjoy a good book, this is a unique opportunity to meet Arizona’s talented writers in person, buy the books you love on the spot, and get them signed by the author. The Authors Showcase & Stage is hosted by KJZZ partner the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing at ASU.


Dragon's BloodAndrea Avery, Autobiography
Sonata: A Memoir of Pain and the Piano
Sick as My SecretsPatricia L. Brooks, Memoir
Sick as My Secrets
Forty Dead MenDonis Casey, Historical Fiction
Forty Dead Men
HellgatePatricia Cox, Historical Fiction
DogsearChris Danowski, mixed genre – Hoot 'N' Waddle
Uncertain Grace One Couples Journey Through CancerMelanie Dunlap, Biography
Uncertain Grace: One Couple’s Journey Through Cancer
Fun Baby Learning GamesSally Goldberg, Children’s
Fun Baby Learning Games
Bubbys Puddle PondCarol Hageman, Children’s
Bubby’s Puddle Pond
Bad Monkey BusinessMichael Hale, Children’s
Bad Monkey Business
OasisHolum Press
Buddy the Soldier BearMarie Joy, Children’s
Buddy the Soldier Bear
The GiddlywumpsSue Ann Kunberger, Children’s
The Giddlywumps
The Deepest CutD. G. Lamb, Science Fiction
The Deepest Cut
ValedictorianGuy Lodge, Realistic Fiction
Dreams That Change Our LivesKelly Lydick, Psychology
Dreams That Change Our Lives
Narcos: The Jaguar's ClawJeffrey J. Mariotte, Thriller
Narcos: The Jaguar’s Claw
My Magic Hat RulesDebi Novotny, Children’s
My Magic Hat Rules
The Emerald DoorSidney Reetz, Urban Fantasy
The Fallen Saint
7 SykosMarsheila Rockwell, Science Fiction/Horror/Thriller
7 Sykos
Fifo Gets Ready for ChristmasHayley Rose, Children’s
Fifo Gets Ready for Christmas
The Hard CountGinger Scott, Young Adult/Romance
The Hard Count
The Heart of the White DovePam Sears, Short Stories/Poetry
The Heart of the White Dove
The Emerald DoorKira Shay, Urban Fantasy
Angel’s Prophecy
Henry A Polish Swimmers True Story of Friendship from Auschwitz to AmericaKatrina Shawver, Biography
Henry: A Polish Swimmer’s True Story of Friendship from Auschwitz to America
Norbie the Service Dog Loves His JobLinda Ann Casey Smock, Children’s
Norbie the Service Dog Loves His Job
A Flamboyance, A Crash, and A DazzleSusan R. Stoltz, Children’s
A Flamboyance, A Crash, and A Dazzle
RemnantsKiki Swanson, Fiction
Remnants: Ready for New Life
Mindy Tarquini booksMindy Tarquini, Magical Realism
The Infinite Now
Upside Down to Right Side Up Turning Transition into TriumphMaría Tomás-Keegan, Self Help
Upside Down to Right Side Up: Turning Transition into Triumph
The Emerald DoorMegan Vaughn, Urban Fantasy
The Emerald Door
The Phoenix SoundJim West, History
The Phoenix Sound
Who Eats Orange?Dianne White, Picture Book
Who Eats Orange?
Nobody Is Ever MissingCody Wilson, Poetry – Tolsun Books
Nobody Is Ever Missing
Evils Ultimate HuntressJenn Windrow, Urban Fantasy
Evil’s Ultimate Huntress