Upcoming Appearances

The paperback of The Mother of All Christmases is coming out on November 15th – paperback, audio ebook.  (It is also available that date in Australia and New Zealand.) And in bookshops and supermarkets all over the UK.

Please keep your eye on this page as dates and times may change.  My new book will be available to buy (signed) at all of these events.

Wednesday 10th April – Hull and East Yorkshire Literary Lunch, Willerby Manor, Hull. 12- 3.45pm Tickets are £34 (with reductions for tables) and include a glass of wine on arrival, a three course meal and a reduction on book prices.  I will be speaking along with crime writer Mark Billingham. Tickets are available from Browns Books, in store on or 01482 325413. 

Wednesday 17th April – The Lamproom Theatre Barnsley – 7.30pm. There will be an evening with me being interviewed by the wonderful Jack Land-Noble, talking about books, new books, old books, all sorts of books, doing some readings, some poetry.  It’s a fundraiser for the Barry Hines Statue and to help raise some cash to put in a NEW BAR at the theatre.  There will be Barry Hines gifts to buy and also plenty of my books. Tickets (£15) are on sale by ringing the box office on 01226 200075 or via the website. 

Monday 29th April – Linghams, The Wirral. 7pm – 8.30pm. Do come and join me in this beautiful bookshop for a merry evening of banter and books. Tickets are £11.26 – £16.25 (depending on if you want a book or not as well as admittance) and are available here. 

Saturday 11th May – Principal Hotel, York. 12pm – approx 3pm. In aid of St Leonard’s Hospice, York. Tickets £30 and include a class lunch, welcome wine, coffee and me in a gorgeously gorgeous hotel setting. Details here.

Friday 24th May Deepings Literary Festival 4pm – the Boundary’s River Restaurant. Peterborough. Tickets £16 and include fish and chips! Details here.

Saturday 25th May – also part of of Deepings Literary Festival, Coronation Hall, Peterborough. 10am.  Tickets £5.  Details here.