These books include both fiction and nonfiction and all have an Arizona connection, whether that's a Tucson author, Arizona setting or regional topic. These come from #ThisIsTucson's Summer Reading Challenge for Grown-Ups.
2020 Summer Reading Challenge
Each of the 18 books on this list have some kind of Arizona connection. From Tucson, Arizona authors to books set in Tucson or set in Arizona. Some explore topics relevant to our region.
Each of the 18 books on this list have some kind of Arizona connection. Many of these titles are written by local Tucson authors or are set in Tucson or Arizona. Some explore topics relevant to our region.
2019 Summer Reading Challenge
Once again, we are challenging you to read local with us.
Challenge yourself to read local this summer with a book from one of these Arizona-inspired categories. Read them all or pick one from each section and share your progress in the #ThisIsTucson Book Club on Facebook. Reading superstars can even earn prizes!