Events

Events

  • 17 Aug
    Jon Kalman Stefansson at Edinburgh International Book Festival

    Edinburgh

      Come and see Jon Kalman Stefansson at Edinburgh International Book Festival! OLD TALES CAST LONG SHADOWS: Myths and fables have been told and retold from firesides to Kindle Fires. They have travelled through generations and across countries. ...

  • 17 Aug
    Piers Torday at Edinburgh Book Festival

    Edinburgh

    Come and see Piers Torday at Edinburgh Book Festival! AGE 9-12 Piers Torday presents The Wild Beyond, the final heart-stopping instalment of his infamous The Last Wild trilogy. Having brought the animals of his world back from the brink of di ...

  • 17 Aug
    Jon Kalman Stefansson at Edinburgh International Book Festival

    Edinburgh

    Come and see Jon Kalman Stefansson at Edinburgh International Book Festival! OLD TALES CAST LONG SHADOWS: Myths and fables have been told and retold from firesides to Kindle Fires. They have travelled through generations and across countries. No mo ...

  • 09 Aug
    Tom Pollock on Once Upon a YA at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Tom Pollock at Nine Worlds!   Once Upon a YA - Lore and legends in YA literature In many YA books, especially the speculative ones, storytelling plays an important role. Whether real or fictional, legends, folklore, mythology a ...

  • 09 Aug
    Tom Fletcher at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Tom Fletcher at Nine Worlds!   I Predict a Riot: YA perspectives of the future From near-future science fiction to harrowing dystopias, the YA vision of the future isn't always a cheerful one. Are the stories we tell of a brave ...

  • 09 Aug
    Naomi Foyle on Writing the Other at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Naomi Foyle on Writing the Other at Nine Worlds! Click here for more info

  • 09 Aug
    Naomi Foyle on Writing the Other at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Naomi Foyle on Writing the Other at Nine Worlds! Click here for more info

  • 09 Aug
    Tom Pollock on Once Upon a YA at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Tom Pollock at Nine Worlds! Once Upon a YA - Lore and legends in YA literature In many YA books, especially the speculative ones, storytelling plays an important role. Whether real or fictional, legends, folklore, mythology all giv ...

  • 09 Aug
    Tom Fletcher at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Tom Fletcher at Nine Worlds! I Predict a Riot: YA perspectives of the future From near-future science fiction to harrowing dystopias, the YA vision of the future isn't always a cheerful one. Are the stories we tell of a brave new w ...

  • 08 Aug
    Sue Tingey at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Sue Tingey at Nine Worlds doing a talk on 'New Voices'! Where: Radisson Blu Edwardian, 140 Bath Road, Hayes, Middlesex UB3 5AW Click here for more info

  • 08 Aug
    Stephanie Saulter On Telling PoC narratives without PoC at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Stephanie Saulter at Nine Worlds!   "I Don't See Race" - On telling PoC narratives without PoC Looking at using aliens, mutants, robots and anything else other than PoC to tell stories about racism.   "I Don't See Race" - On te ...

  • 08 Aug
    Snorri Kristjansson at Nine Worlds Convention

    Middlesex

    Come and see Snorri Kristjansson at Nine Worlds Convention!   The F-Word in Fantasy - Sex in Fantasy We've all read an awful and unnecessary sex scene in a book, but why is sex in literature so notoriously bad? Can sex in genre be a good th ...

  • 08 Aug
    Sebastian de Castell at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Sebastian de Castell at Nine Worlds!   What Makes Fantasy Fantastic? Why is it that even people who don’t claim to like genre still love fantasy? They can’t get on board with magicians and dragons but they love LOTR, Har ...

  • 08 Aug
    Naomi Foyle at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Naomi Foyle at Nine Worlds!   Collaborative Writing - How to write with others (and stay friends) Our panel discusses the trials and pitfalls of collaborative writing, examining why people write together, and the best technique ...

  • 08 Aug
    Snorri Kristjansson at Nine Worlds Convention

    Middlesex

    Come and see Snorri Kristjansson at Nine Worlds Convention! The F-Word in Fantasy - Sex in Fantasy We've all read an awful and unnecessary sex scene in a book, but why is sex in literature so notoriously bad? Can sex in genre be a good thing? A ...

  • 08 Aug
    Stephanie Saulter On Telling PoC narratives without PoC at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Stephanie Saulter at Nine Worlds! "I Don't See Race" - On telling PoC narratives without PoC Looking at using aliens, mutants, robots and anything else other than PoC to tell stories about racism. "I Don't See Race" - On telling PoC na ...

  • 08 Aug
    Sue Tingey at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Sue Tingey at Nine Worlds doing a talk on 'New Voices'! Where: Radisson Blu Edwardian, 140 Bath Road, Hayes, Middlesex UB3 5AW Click here for more info

  • 08 Aug
    Naomi Foyle at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Naomi Foyle at Nine Worlds! Collaborative Writing - How to write with others (and stay friends) Our panel discusses the trials and pitfalls of collaborative writing, examining why people write together, and the best techniques and ...

  • 07 Aug
    Tom Pollock on Creating a Monster at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

      "IT'S ALIVE!" - Creating a Monster A good monster should scare you but leave you wanting more but with everything from Dr Who to Halo giving us new and exciting beasts, what does it take to create a truly memorable monster?     "IT' ...

  • 07 Aug
    Tom Pollock at Nine Worlds

    Middlesex

    Come and see Tom Pollock giving a talk at the Nine Worlds Convention!   Where: Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel, 140 Bath Rd, Hayes, Middlesex UB3 5AW When: Friday 8th September 2015 Tickets: Pay on the door For more information please click here. ...