Volunteer Sign Up
Odessa College - Saulsbury Campus Center

Books in the Basin 2016


A. Lee Martinez

A. Lee Martinez is an American fantasy and science fiction author. He has been a member of the DFW Writers' Workshop since 1995. He currently resides in Terrell, Texas. Martinez's first published novel, Gil's All Fright Diner (2005), was awarded a 2006 Alex Award, an award given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18. Gil's also had a featured review in Publishers Weekly. His fourth novel, The Automatic Detective, also received a featured review in Publishers Weekly.

Martinez's other fantasy novels are In the Company of Ogres (2006) and A Nameless Witch (2007). He released a three-part short story after the release of Gil's All Fright Diner titled "Cranky Dead". The short story is based in the town of Rockwood where Gil's All Fright Diner took place.


Saturday, April 9th

A. Lee Martinez1:00PM
222W - Zant Community Room W - Saulsbury Campus Center

Book Signing2:30PM
127 - CC Dining - Saulsbury Campus Center

Literary Death Match7:00PM
n/a - Rose Building


  • "The Last Adventure of Constance Verity"


The Authors


Contact Us