Below is a list of conventions, festivals and other events I’ll be sidling along to with an anxious smile and a name badge. Come say hi.
Eastercon – Birmingham Hilton Metropole, 15 and 16 April 2017.
- Mysteries, Romance, and Fantasy – Saturday 15th, 7pm, Churchill room
- Genre, Fanfic, and Community – Sunday 16th, 7pm, Gladstone room
- All day Sunday, wandering around, attending other panels, free for chats, beers and shenanigans
Godblind book launch event- Thursday 15 June, 6.30pm-8pm.
- Book launch at Waterstones Birmingham, with reading followed by signing.
- Sign up here
Edge-Lit – Derby, 15 July 2017.
- Workshop: “How many POVs is too many POVs?” 12pm-1pm, location: Green Room.
- Epic! Why is fantasy enjoying a new wave of popularity? Panel event 3pm-4pm, location: Cinema Two
New voices in Fantasy, Waterstones Piccadilly, 20 July.
- A panel event moderated by Tom Lloyd and featuring me, Ed McDonald (Blackwing) and Anna Smith Spark (Court of Broken Knives). 7-8.30pm
- Tickets available here.
Fantasy in the Court – London, 3 August
- 6-9pm. A great event hosted by Goldsboro Books, who are (a) wonderful and (b) affiliated to DHH Literary Agency. Plus pink champagne…
- Tickets are £5 and available here.
Nine Worlds – London, 4-6 August.
- Reading and panel shenanigans with Ed McDonald (Blackwing) and RJ Barker (Age of Assassins) – 5pm, 4 August, Pouilly room
- Technology for writers – 5pm, 5 August, Reims room (also RJ Barker – he’s stalking me)
- This will be my first Nine Worlds, so I’ll also be wandering around with a dazed and childlike expression of wonder all weekend.
Gothenburg Book Fair – 28-29 September
- A couple of panel events, details to be confirmed
- My first time in Sweden!
Escape to Fantasycon: Peterborough – 29 Sept-1 Oct.
- This is now looking very unlikely due to the book fair above. If I can get back in time I’ll turn up, but I won’t be able to commit to any panels.
Bristolcon, 28 October
- Nothing booked in yet, but drinkin n fightin probably.