News & Events

Zoë Sharp at Harrogate International Crime Festival

22 July, 2010

Sunday 25th July, 10.00am    CROWN HOTEL, HARROGATE INTERNATIONAL CRIME FESTIVAL Panel: James Bond, Eat Your Heart Out… 007, bond girls and The Iron Curtain are old news…Today our global conflicts are more about clashes between cultures than countries, the technological revolution has given ordinary people toold previously only in the hands of spymasters, and women […]

Tania Crosse book signing at The Torbay Bookshop

20 July, 2010

Saturday 14th August, 10.30am The TORBAY BOOKSHOP, PAIGNTON Tania Crosse will be signing her latest paperback Lily’s Journey at The Torbay Bookshop, 7 Torquay Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ3 3DU. For more information call the bookshop on 01803 522011.

High Tea with Lazy Cook Mo Smith in Stroud

20 July, 2010

Wednesday 28th July, 6.00pm-9.00pm EGYPT MILL, STROUD Come and enjoy high tea at the Egypt Mill (Stroud Road, Nailsworth, Stroud GL6 0AE) and some wonderful interactive cookery demonstrations by Lazy Cook Mo Smith (author of The Lazy Cook’s Family Favourites), The Pampered Chef and the Vanilla Pod Bakery. Ticket £10 to include delicious sandwiches, scones, […]

Susan Wooldridge speaking at Hainault Library

19 July, 2010

Friday 23rd July, 7.00pm – 9.15pm Hainault Library, CHIGWELL Come and join the Big Read Read Summer event with actor and now author Susan Wooldridge, who will be talking about her debut novel The Hidden Dance which has been shortlisted for the fiction prize for Redbridge’s annual book award, the Big Read Read. The event […]


16 July, 2010

Follow bestselling author Laurie R King on her UK book tour (15 July – 2 August) celebrating the release of her new books in the acclaimed series featuring Sherlock Holmes and narrated by his wife, Mary Russell. Discover a whole new world of mystery and adventure…

Maggie Craig at the Edinburgh International Book Festival

7 July, 2010

Thursday 19th August, 11.00am – 12.30pm    WRITERS’ RETREAT, EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL BOOK FESTIVAL Writing Workshop: Writing The Epic Romance Want to write the Scottish Gone With The Wind or Doctor Zhivago, set a passionate love story against wars, revolutions, fire and flood? Then come along to this session with Maggie Craig, historian, novelist and author […]

Laurie R King in conversation with Kate Charles in Ludlow

1 July, 2010

Tuesday 20th July, 6.00pm    LUDLOW Come and enjoy a delightful evening at the Castle Bookshop’s inaugural Author Garden Party, featuring acclaimed mystery writer Laurie R King, author of the bestselling Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes series, in conversation with local crime writer Kate Charles. The event will be held in the garden at 7 Dinham,  […]

Laurie R King speaking at Portsmouth City Museum

1 July, 2010

SUnday 18th July, 2.00 – 4.00pm    CITY MUSEUM, PORTSMOUTH Bestselling mystery writer Laurie R King, will be talking about her acclaimed Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes series (including the latest release The God of the Hive ) at the City Museum, 3 Museum Road, Portsmouth, PO1 2LET – home to The Arthur Conan Doyle […]

Laurie R King booksigning at Waterstone’s Eastbourne

1 July, 2010

Saturday 17th July, 11.00am    WATERSTONE’S, EASTBOURNE Come and meet bestselling mystery writer Laurie R King, author of the acclaimed Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes series, at Waterstone’s, 120 Terminus Road, Eastbourne BN21 3AJ. She will be signing copies of her books, including her new releases The God of The Hive and The Language of […]