Events by indie bookshops
A Night in with Nadiya Hussain
Fane Online and Penguin Live present Nadiya Hussain in conversation to celebrate the release of her new book, Nadiya Bakes.
A Night in with Michael Parkinson
Interviewed by Mike Parkinson to celebrate the release of Like Father, Like Son.
In the Event by John Birtwhistle: Carcanet Book Launch
Please join us to celebrate the launch of John Birtwhistle's new poetry collection, In the Event.
Jason Reynolds and Danica Novgorodoff in conversation with Alex Wheatle
Join us for this exclusive event with New York Times best-selling author Jason Reynolds and illustrator Danica Novgorodoff when they will be talking to novelist Alex Wheatle.
The Greatest Secret: Rhonda Byrne in conversation with Emma Gannon
Join us for the exclusive UK premiere of an unmissable conversation between Rhonda Byrne, author of the worldwide phenomenon The Secret, and Emma Gannon, writer, broadcaster and podcaster.
Stuff You Should Know - Josh Clark & Chuck Bryant
Join the duo behind the smash-hit podcast STUFF YOU SHOULD KNOW for an exclusive online conversation about their new book.
Alexander McCall Smith in conversation with Sarah Tyson
Join us for this exclusive event with bestselling author Alexander McCall Smith as he talks to Sarah Tyson, founder of Books Up North, about his recently published writing.
A Night in with Rachel Bloom
Rachel Bloom in conversation to celebrate the release of her new book, I Want To Be Where The Normal People Are.
Jacaranda Twenty in 2020 Online Festival
The online festival will explore the Black experience through the work of the authors. Book lovers will be able to attend sessions including ‘Empowering Black women through Romance Writing’, ‘Between Two Worlds: Exploring Mixed-Race Identity’ and ‘The Poets of #TwentyIn2020’.
SABA 2020 Book Awards
Awarding the 7 category winners of nominated authors, audiobook narrators and book illustrators from around the world.
Ragnar Jónasson in conversation with Ian Rankin
To celebrate the launch of Winterkill, Ragnar Jónasson will be in conversation with Ian Rankin
Anthony Burgess Collected Poems: Carcanet Book Launch
Please join us to celebrate the launch of Anthony Burgess' Collected Poems, edited by Jonathan Mann.
Hungry: Grace Dent in conversation with Angellica Bell
Join us for this wonderfully festive online event as broadcaster and food writer Grace Dent talks to TV and radio presenter Angellica Bell about her joyous new book Hungry.
Sabaa Tahir in conversation with V E Schwab
Join us for this exclusive event as Sabaa Tahir talks to fellow writer V.E. Schwab about her novel A Sky Beyond the Storm, the spellbinding finale in Sabaa’s Ember Quartet.
Solstice Shorts Festival 2020 Tymes Goe by Turnes
Launching 2020 Solstice Shorts: Tymes goe by Turnes. Responding to 16th Century poet Robert Southwell and undeniably influenced by Corona lockdown, we present poems and short stories from twenty-three writers.
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Dare To Be You: a family event with Matthew Syed
Join us for a really exciting event with Matthew Syed as he talks about his book Dare To Be You, the brilliant follow-up to the #1 bestselling You Are Awesome.
A Festive Evening with Kiran Millwood Hargrave, Lucy Strange and Sophie Anderson
Join us for a wonderfully festive event with authors Kiran Millwood Hargrave, Lucy Strange and Sophie Anderson as they chat about their recently published books with Gavin Hetherington, bookseller at Waterstones Gateshead.
'Crime in Fiction' with Professor John Mullan
Online Lecture series, The Power of the Novel, with Gresham College visiting lecturer Professor John Mullan.
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