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Phoenix Comicon adds authors Brooks, Sanderson, Zahn

Posted by on December 12, 2012 – 10:55 am

Popular sci-fi author Timothy Zahn and famous fantasy authors Terry Brooks and Brandon Sanderson will be featured at Phoenix Comicon 2013, May 23-26 at the Phoenix Convention Center.

Terry Brooks, Brandon Sanderson and Timothy Zahn Join PHXCC 2013

Phoenix Comicon is proud to announce that authors Terry Brooks, Brandon Sanderson and Timothy Zahn will be attending Comicon 2013.

“We are extremely happy to have several authors who are both critically and commercially successful,” says Convention Director Matt Solberg.

Terry Brooks is well known for his famous fantasy Shannara series. Overall, Brookes has written two movie novelizations, 23 New York Times bestsellers and currently has 21 million copies of his books in print.

Brandon Sanderson is best known for finishing Robert Jordan’s epic fantasy series, The Wheels of Time. He is also known for his own Mistborn series as well as being editor for the semi-professional magazine, Leading Edge. Currently, he teaches creative writing at Brigham Young University.

Timothy Zahn and his novella Cascade Point won the 1984 Hugo Award. On top of being the author of nine Star Wars Expanded Universe novels, Zahn has also written seven additional novels including the Thrawn Trilogy.

Phoenix Comicon is the signature pop culture experience of the southwest. Comicon is presenting guests and programming for hobbyists by attracting the top segments of the comics, anime, sci-fi, film, tv, and gaming industries. Entering its eleventh year, Phoenix Comicon is expected to draw over 40,000 attendees to its May 23-26, 2013 convention held at the Phoenix Convention Center and Hyatt Regency in Downtown Phoenix.

For more information, please go to http://www.phoenixcomicon.com.

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