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The Baltimore Book Festival features hundreds of authors speaking on 11 stages throughout the festival!

2018 Presenting Authors


Jonathan Abrams
Jonathan Abrams

All The Pieces Matter

Location: Literary Salon

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Maya Alexandri
Maya Alexandri

The Plague Cycle

Location: The Ivy Bookshop Stage

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Rafael Alvarez
Rafael Alvarez

Basilio Boullosa Stars in the Fountain of Highlandtown

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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Charlie Jane Anders
Charlie Jane Anders

All the Birds in the Sky

Location: Literary Salon

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Carol Anderson
Carol Anderson

One Person, No Vote

Location: Literary Salon

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Michael Arceneaux
Michael Arceneaux

I Can't Date Jesus

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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Xio Axelrod
Xio Axelrod

Pierce

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Cathy Barrow
Cathy Barrow

Pie Squared: Irresistibly Easy Sweet & Savory Slab Pies

Location: Food for Thought Stage

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Christi Barth
Christi Barth

Bad For Her, Never Been Good

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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David W. Blight
David W. Blight

Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom

Location: Literary Salon

Carole Boston Weatherford
Carole Boston Weatherford

We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Elissa Brent Weissman
Elissa Brent Weissman

The Length of a String

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Shirley Brewer
Shirley Brewer

Bistro in Another Realm

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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Jamaila Brinkley
Jamaila Brinkley

The Vintner’s Vixen / The Distiller’s Darling

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Charita Cole Brown
Charita Cole Brown

Defying the Verdict: My Bipolar Life

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

Renee Brooks Catacalos
Renee Brooks Catacalos

The Chesapeake Table: Your Guide to Eating Local

Location: Food for Thought Stage

Catana Chetwynd
Catana Chetwynd

Little Moments of Love

Location: Literary Salon

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Andie J. Christopher
Andie J. Christopher

Night and Day

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Gwendolyn Clare
Gwendolyn Clare

Ink, Iron, Glass

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Zoraida Córdova
Zoraida Córdova

Bruja Born (Brooklyn Brujas #2)

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Ricardo Cortés
Ricardo Cortés

Sea Creatures from the Sky

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Robin Covington
Robin Covington

Never Love A Thief

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Erin Dorney
Erin Dorney

I Am Not Famous Anymore: Poems After Shia LaBeouf

Location: The Ivy Bookshop Stage

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Pintip Dunn
Pintip Dunn

Star-Crossed

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Rebecca Evans
Rebecca Evans

Masterpiece Robot and the Ferocious Valerie Knick-Knack

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Ben Fountain
Ben Fountain

Beautiful Country Burn Again: Democracy, Rebellion, and Revolution

Location: The Ivy Bookshop Stage

Eric D. Goodman
Eric D. Goodman

Womb: A novel in utero

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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Theodora Goss
Theodora Goss

The Strange Case of the Alchemist's Daughter

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Hannah Howard
Hannah Howard

Feast: True Love in and out of the Kitchen

Location: Food for Thought Stage

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Wade Hudson
Wade Hudson

We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Justina Ireland
Justina Ireland

Dread Nation

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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A.J. Jacobs
A.J. Jacobs

Thanks A Thousand

Location: Literary Salon

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Sarah Jacoby
Sarah Jacoby

Forever or a Day

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Tayari Jones
Tayari Jones

An American Marriage

Location: Literary Salon

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Tim Junkin
Tim Junkin

Bloodsworth

Location: Literary Salon

Tia Keenan
Tia Keenan

The Art of the Cheese Plate: Pairings, Recipes, Style, Attitude

Location: Food for Thoguht Stage

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Brigid Kemmerer
Brigid Kemmerer

More Than We Can Tell; Letters to the Lost

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children’s Stage

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Andrew Kleine
Andrew Kleine

City on the Line

Location: Inner Harbor Stage


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Minh Lê
Minh Lê

Drawn Together

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Maria Leonard Olsen
Maria Leonard Olsen

50 After 50: Reframing the Next Chapter of Your Life

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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Elizabeth Lilly
Elizabeth Lilly

Geraldine

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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J. L. Lora
J. L. Lora

The Summer I Loved You

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Kathy MacMillan
Kathy MacMillan

Nita’s First Signs

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Sam Miller
Sam Miller

Blackfish City

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Ilana C. Myer
Ilana C. Myer

Fire Dance

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Elodie Nowodazkij
Elodie Nowodazkij

See Me, See Me Not

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Priscilla Oliveras
Priscilla Oliveras

Kensington: Her Perfect Affair/Tule: Resort to Love

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Tom Pelton
Tom Pelton

Food for Thought Stage

Location: The Chesapeake in Focus: Transforming the Natural World

L. Penelope
L. Penelope

Song of Blood & Stone

Location: Maryland Romance Writers/Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Sarah Pinsker
Sarah Pinsker

The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy 2018

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Kate Reed Petty
Kate Reed Petty

Chasma Knights

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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David Reichenbaugh
David Reichenbaugh

In Pursuit: The Hunt for the Beltway Snipers

Location: Literary Salon

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Moriel Rothman-Zecher
Moriel Rothman-Zecher

Sadness Is a White Bird

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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April Ryan
April Ryan

Under Fire

Location: Literary Salon

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Nisha Sharma
Nisha Sharma

My So-Called Bollywood Life

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Danni Starr
Danni Starr

Empathy and Eyebrows

Location: Literary Salon

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Nic Stone
Nic Stone

Dear Martin

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Earl Swift
Earl Swift

Chesapeake Requiem

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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Mary Tilghman
Mary Tilghman

Divided Loyalties

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Carrie Helms Tippen
Carrie Helms Tippen

Inventing Authenticity: How Cookbook Writers Redefine Southern Identity

Location: Food for Thought Stage

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Katia D. Ulysse
Katia D. Ulysse

Mouths Don't Speak

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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Patricia Valdez
Patricia Valdez

Joan Procter, Dragon Doctor

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Bill Whitaker
Bill Whitaker

Location: Literary Salon (In Conversation with April Ryan)


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Cheryl Willis Hudson
Cheryl Willis Hudson

We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Marion Winik
Marion Winik

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

Victoria Zelvin
Victoria Zelvin

Broken Metropolis: Queer Tales of a City That Never Was

Location: The Ivy Bookshop Stage

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Chef Bentley

Location: Food for Thought Stage

Jay

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Day Al-Mohamed
Day Al-Mohamed

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Stoni Alexander
Stoni Alexander

The Loving Touch, Book 3 of The Touch Series

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Kini Allen
Kini Allen

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Donna Alward
Donna Alward

Somebody Like You

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Lori Ann Bailey
Lori Ann Bailey

Highland Temptation

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Sue Hollister Barr
Sue Hollister Barr

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Cheryl Barton
Cheryl Barton

I Can't Let Go

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Kirk Bloodsworth
Kirk Bloodsworth

Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA

Location: Literary Salon

Jonathan Brazee
Jonathan Brazee

Ghost Marines: Integration

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Vera Brook
Vera Brook

Sand Runner

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Denny S. Bryce
Denny S. Bryce

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Bill Campbell
Bill Campbell

Sunshine Patriots

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Zoey Castile
Zoey Castile

Stripped

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Suzanne Ellery Chapelle

Maryland: A History

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

Denise Clemons
Denise Clemons

A Culinary History of Southern Delaware

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage


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Jack Clemons
Jack Clemons

Safely to Earth: The Men and Women Who Brought the Astronauts Home

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Sherri Cook Woosley
Sherri Cook Woosley

Walking Through Fire

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Katherine Cottle
Katherine Cottle

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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celeste doaks
celeste doaks

Not Without Our Laughter: Poems of Humor, Joy & Sexuality

Location: The Ivy Bookshop Stage

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Lara Elena Donnelly
Lara Elena Donnelly

Amberlough / Armistice

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Michael Downs
Michael Downs

The Strange and True Tale of Horace Wells, Surgeon Dentist

Location: The Ivy Bookshop Stage

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E. Doyle-Gillespie

On the Later Addition of Sancho Panza

Location: The Ivy Bookshop Stage

Andy Duncan
Andy Duncan

An Agent of Utopia

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Emily Duvall
Emily Duvall

Back to You

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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David Eberhardt

For All the Saints

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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John Eisenberg

The League

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

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Shelly Ellis

Lust & Loyalty

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Ruthanna Emrys
Ruthanna Emrys

Deep Roots

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Dan Fesperman
Dan Fesperman

Safe Houses

Location: The Ivy Bookshop Stage

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Laura Gehl
Laura Gehl

I Got A Chicken For My Birthday

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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A.T. Greenblatt
A.T. Greenblatt

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Andrew Grey

All for You

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Jeff Gunhus
Jeff Gunhus

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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M. K. Hale
M. K. Hale

Shatter: A Boys Are Demons Novel

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Elektra Hammond
Elektra Hammond

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Dawn Ibanez
Dawn Ibanez

Two for Joy

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Kosoko Jackson
Kosoko Jackson

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Alexa Jacobs
Alexa Jacobs

Rising Ridge, The Dreamer

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Jenna Jaxon

Wedding The Widow

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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KJ Kabza

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Keffy R.M. Kehrli

GlitterShip

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Victoria Kennedy

Sometimes Love

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Marianne Kirby
Marianne Kirby

Hogtown Market

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Rachel Kolar
Rachel Kolar

Mother Ghost: Nursery Rhymes for Little Monsters

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Rae Latte
Rae Latte

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Kelly Maher

The Bridesmaid and the Hurricane

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Arkady Martine
Arkady Martine

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Tom Mauriello
Tom Mauriello

The Hunt for Beltway Snipers Interviewing David Reichnbaugh

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

Shirlee McCoy

Home With You

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Charis Michaels

All Dressed In White

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Jo Miles

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Anthony Moll
Anthony Moll

Out of Step

Location: The Ivy Bookshop Stage

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Michael Moreci

Black Star Renegades

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Robyn Neeley
Robyn Neeley

Falling for Mr. Wright

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Malka Older

State Tectonics

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Karen Osborne
Karen Osborne

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Irette Y. Patterson
Irette Y. Patterson

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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David Pedreira
David Pedreira

Gunpowder Moon

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Rebecca Rivard

Saving Jace

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Karlo Yeager Rodríguez
Karlo Yeager Rodríguez

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage


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Kenneth Rogers Jr.

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Christopher Mark Rose
Christopher Mark Rose

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Jessica Ruddick
Jessica Ruddick

Birthright

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Jean B. Russo

Maryland: A History

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

N. J. Schrock
N. J. Schrock

Incense Rising

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Nibedita Sen
Nibedita Sen

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Vivian Shaw

Dreadful Company

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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John Shields
John Shields

The New Chesapeake Kitchen

Location: Food for Thought Stage

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Jon Skovron

Blood and Tempest

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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K.M. Szpara

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Andrea Tang

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Na’amen Gobert Tilahun

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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Michael R. Underwood
Michael R. Underwood

Location: Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Stage

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E. Elizabeth Watson
E. Elizabeth Watson

An Earl for the Archeress; The Maiden’s Defender

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Jeffery Weatherford
Jeffery Weatherford

You Can Fly: The Tuskegee Airmen

Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children's Stage

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Nancy C. Weeks

The Eyewitness Book One D’Azzo Family series

Location: Maryland Romance Writers Stage

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Deborah R. Weiner
Deborah R. Weiner

On Middle Ground: A History of the Jews of Baltimore

Location: Inner Harbor Stage

Susan Weis-Bohlen
Susan Weis-Bohlen

Ayurveda Beginner's Guide

Location: Food for Thought Stage

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When:
Sept 28-30, 2018
Fri - Sun: 11am - 7pm
Where:
Baltimore Inner Harbor

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