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Author Festival

Saturday Oct 1, 2016

2000 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459

Phone: 243-7255
Website: Click to Visit




Phone: 505-243-7255
Website: Click to Visit

Meet New Mexican authors from a variety of genres including Joseph Badal, Gloria Casale, Pamela Christie, Steve Brewer and more.

Meet and greet the finest of the New Mexico writers’ scene. Authors from a variety of genres will share their experiences and books. Each author will have books available for purchase and signing.

Joseph Badal, Mystery / Thriller

Steve Brewer, Mystery / Thriller

Don Bullis, Non-Fiction / Western History

Gloria Casale, Thriller

Pamela Christie, Historical Mystery

Melody Groves, Western

Steve Havill, Southwestern Mystery

Anne Hillerman, Mystery / Non-Fiction

Betsy James, Science Fiction / Fantasy

Robert Kidera, Mystery / Thriller

Rob Kresge, Historical Mystery / Spy Thriller

Jane Lindskold, Science Fiction / Fantasy

Rory McClannahan, Science Fiction / Fantasy

David Morrell, Mystery / Thriller

Albert Noyer, Historical / Contemporary Mystery

Jennifer Noyer, Historical Fiction

Paula Paul, Mystery / Literary Fiction

Margaret Tessler, Mystery / Thriller

Neecy Twinem, Children’s Books

Robert E. Vardeman, SciFi / Fantasy / Mystery / Western

Pat Wood, Mystery



Six authors will speak at the festival:

11 a.m. Anne Hillerman -- Why Stories Matter

Noon  Joseph Badal -- Where Do Your Stories Come From?

1 p.m. David Morrell -- Rambo: the Story Behind the Story

2 p.m. Steve Brewer -- Humor Writing

3 p.m. Robert E. Vardeman -- Westerns, Weird and Otherwise

4 p.m. Jane Lindskold -- Writing Science Fiction / Fantasy


The 2016 Author Festival is a collaboration to benefit  participating artists and the educational programs at Albuquerque Museum.