Authors who are "Differently Expertised"...

Authors who are "Differently Expertised"...

01 October 2014

The All-Zona Book Fest 2014

We're gearing up and getting excited for The All-Zona Book Fest! We now have our Participating Authors (so far! More will be added as they sign up) Page live online where you can see where our authors call home, what they write, and visit their website.

 We'll have more pages to come, showing what will be offered at the Silent Auction/White Elephant Sale by St. Vincent De Paul, plus a very special offer for attendees, so check back as the date approaches!

Sunday, November 23, 2014 
 9:00AM till 3:00 PM
~ Free Admission ~
St. Francis Cabrini Church Hall
3201 East Presidio Road
Tucson, Arizona

02 August 2014

The 2nd Annual ALL-ZONA BOOK FEST 2014

Sunday, November 23, 2014
9:00 AM till 3:00 PM
St. Francis Cabrini Catholic Church
3201 East Presidio Road, Tucson
[One block south or Ft. Lowell and east of Country Club]

Presenting authors who call The Grand Canyon State home in an accessible, intimate venue to start -- or finish!-- your holiday gift shopping! 

Featuring cartoonist Dave Fitzsimmons of The Arizona Daily Star, a Silent Auction and White Elephant Sale benefiting St. Vincent DePaul charity, Gift items via Mostly Book Bookstore, and the opportunity to have books personalized / signed by authors from all over Arizona!
If you are an author and want to participate:
email us at

We are very excited to announce our Featured Authors:
Dr. Peter Rhee, UMC Trauma Chief and author of  
Trauma Red: The Making of a Surgeon in War and in America's Cities
H. Alan Day and Lynn Wiese Sneyd, authors of
 The Horse Lover
Diana Madaras, Tucson artist/icon and author of 
 Private Spaces

PLUS KVOA TV Tucson's Kristi's Kids will collect book donations for kids in grades K through 12
 via Reading Seed.

More information available on our Event Webpage:

04 March 2014

2014 Tucson Festival of Books

Gecko Gals Ink has Booth #112
 at the 2014 Tucson Festival of Books.
This year's TFOB will be held Saturday, March 15 and Sunday, March 16 all along the Main Mall of the campus of the University of Arizona from 9:00 AM till 5:00 PM.

Our booth is on the WEST end, near The Arizona Daily Star Pavilion, close to the south side of the mall.

Carol Costa, Mary Ann Hutchison, Ashleen O'Gaea, and Jude Johnson all have new releases this spring and will be happy to autograph your purchases. We'll also have information about writing, our workshops, and the next All-Zona Book Fest, currently scheduled for Sunday, October 12, 2014.

We hope to see you at the TFOB!

07 February 2014

Tucson's Busy Winters

Winter is high gear time for Tucson. The Gem and Mineral Show, The golf tournament, The Rodeo de los Vaqueros, and of course, the Tucson Festival of Books, March 15 and 16, 2014. Once again, Gecko Gals Ink will have a booth, Number 112 this year. Once they release the site map, we will post it here. So stay tuned and check back around March 2nd.

06 November 2013

The Roster of Authors for The All-Zona Book Fest

 Here are the authors and groups participating in The All-Zona Book Fest on November 17th at the Tucson Sheraton Hotel & Suites, 5151 East Grant Road, Tucson.

We regret that schedule changes and conflicts have made both Jennifer Lee Carrell and Captain Mark Kelly unable to attend. However Nancy E. Turner will be our Featured Guest from 1:00PM until 3:00 PM.

The All-Zona Book Fest is open to the public from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM.  Come by and meet new authors, chat with those you've met before, and start your holiday gift shopping!

NAME                                                                        GENRE                                              

Albaugh, Patti                                                 Fiction; Memoir         
Anderson, Dan Goss                                       Mystery: Historical
Arizona Mystery Writers                                  Group Information; Mystery, Suspense, Action
Barnard, Ashley                                              Fantasy
Bennis, C.Michael                                           Romantic Paranormal & Suspense
Bright, Amylynn                                              Romantic Humor: Paranormal & Regency
Cleere, Jan                                                     Southwest Historical Nonfiction
Corriere, Lala                                                  Suspense
Costa, Carol                                                    Mystery; Nonfiction
Cramer, Rebecca                                             Mystery
DeLorenzo, Jaycee                                          Contemporary Romance
Devonshire, Sabrina                                        Romantic Suspense
Domino, George                                              Cooking; Creativity
Farris, Sandra                                                 Mystery; Adventure
Gray, Shirley                                                   Memoir
Hernbrode, Gerry                                            Mystery
Hines, Lori                                                      Mystery: Paranormal
Holt, Alison                                                     Mystery; Psychological Suspense; Fantasy
Hutchison, Mary Ann                                       Mystery, Suspense; Young Adult; Nonfiction
Imago Press                                                   Publishing; Numerous Genres
Jelderks, Lisamarie                                         Fiction
Johnson, Jude                                                 Historical Fiction; Romance; Nonfiction
Kerns, Arthur                                                  Espionage Thriller
Killian, Bill                                                       Fiction
Kurtz, B.J.                                                       Fantasy; Paranormal
Lobdell. Dr. George H.                                     Historical Nonfiction
MacCollum, David V.                                       Fiction
Marriott, Barbara                                            Southwest Historical Fiction & Nonfiction
Mathis, Kate                                                   Young Adult; Women’s Fiction; Adventure
Mostly Books Bookstore                                   ALL GENRES
Nosky, Virginia                                                Romance: Contemporary & Historical
O’Dwyer, Kathleen                                          Memoir
O’Gaea, Ashleen                                             Fiction; Inspirational
Post, Richard S.                                              Memoir
Tremont, D. H.                                                Fiction; Inspirational
Turner, Nancy                                                 Historical Fiction