Regrettably, the Books-on-Tyne event on 25th November has now been cancelled. Apologies if you have bought a ticket. Please contact the venue regarding refunds.
Regrettably, this event has now been cancelled. Apologies if you have bought a ticket. Please contact the venue regarding refunds. I’ll be in Newcastle on 25th November, taking part in Books on Tyne: The Newcastle Book Festival. Come along to the City Library, Bewick Hall at 1:00pm to hear me talk about The Trees. Hope to see you there. For more information, visit the festival website. Books on Tyne The partnership between Newcastle Libraries and The Lit & Phil continues with the sixth year of Books on Tyne: The Newcastle Book Festival. Both venues are offering a remarkable variety of … Read More
I’m going to be taking part in Ex Libris Live! on 3rd November, 7-9pm at Blackwell’s Broad Street, Oxford. Ex Libris Live! is a panel version of the board game Ex Libris, and it should be a fun (and hopefully funny) evening. Here are all the details, from the Blackwell’s site. BLACKWELL’S OXFORD PRESENTs: Ex-Libris LIVE! Thursday, November 3rd at 19:00 – 21:00 We are overjoyed to announce the panelists for the next Ex Libris LIVE! show:Ali Shaw is an award-winning author of The Girl with Glass Feet, his latest novel, The Trees, explores the beautiful and violent relationship between … Read More
I’ll be appearing at Niddfest, a really exciting new literary festival that focuses on all things natural, on the 6th August. Come along to St Chad’s Middlesmoor at 4.30-5.30pm, where I’ll read from and talk about The Trees. Hope to see you there. More info here. Set in the glorious landscape of Upper Nidderdale, in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, NiddFest is a unique, new, family friendly festival, offering a weekend of talks and outside events for nature lovers of all ages. Come and be inspired by hearing some of the UK’s leading writers talking about all things wild and wonderful. … Read More
I’ll be appearing at Edge-Lit 5 on Saturday 16th July, taking part in a couple of exciting panels. First up, at 3pm, will be “The Others: What is the Continuing Draw of the Supernatural in Fiction?” Following that, at 4pm, will be, “The Truth About Writing: What’s It Really Like To Be a Professional Writer?” Both events take place at Derby QUAD (Derby DE1 3AS), along with loads more panels, workshops and talks. Tickets are available from Derby QUAD’s site. It would be a pleasure to see you there. Edge-Lit is the UK’s fastest-growing genre literature event returns for its fifth year! … Read More