Library of Congress

National Book Festival

A Cherokee tribal citizen, Sara Sue Hoklotubbe is the author of the award-winning Sadie Walela mystery series. Her book “Deception on All Accounts” won the 2004 Writer of the Year Award from the Wordcraft Circle of Native Writers and Storytellers. “The American Café” won the 2012 Willa Literary Award for Original Softcover Fiction by Women Writing the West and the New Mexico-Arizona Award for Best Mystery; it was also called the 2012 Mystery of the Year by the Wordcraft Circle. Her new book is “Sinking Suspicions” (University of Arizona Press).

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Sara Sue Hoklotubbe