26 – 27th June |La Comedie du Livre
With Linen Press and Le Bookshop for a two day festival of books in Montpellier, France.
22nd June |Cotswold Edge Literature Festival
Local Author Showcase/Discussion with Anne Corlett, Alice Jolly and Debbie Young.
Yate Library, Yate Shopping Centre, West Walk, Yate, Bristol BS37 4AX
Tickets £4.50 via Festival Website
6.30 – 8.30 pm
29th June | Wickhambrook WI Literary Lunch
A Suffolk launch for In the Blink of an Eye. Crime writers Nicci French are also appearing. WI Hall, Wickhambrook, West Suffolk, CB8 8XR
Tickets £10 (includes lunch) Dorothy Anderson 01440820376
11 am – 3 pm
8th/9th September | Outwith Festival, Dunfermline
‘A Novel in Ten Voices’: hear from the women whose lives were touched by the artistry and skill of photographer D.O. Hill and who make up the ‘cast’ of In the Blink of an Eye.
10th May |Bristol Central Library Lunch-time Lecture
3rd May |From Lacock to Leith
A talk for Yate & Chipping Sodbury U3A Photography Club. (Club members only)
29th April |Writers Unchained Story Sunday
Another short story showcase evening with Writers Unchained. Three of us will also be reading from and signing our new books.
Southbank Club, Dean Lane, Bedminster, Bristol BS3 1DB
7 – 9 pm
26th April | Hawkesbury Upton Literature Festival
17th April |Redland Library Bristol: The Power of the Short Story
Campaigning group Friends of Redland Library are hosting a Desert Island Books discussion focusing on the short story. Join me and local writers for bookish chat.
Redland Library Whiteladies Rd, Avon, Bristol BS8 2PY
7 – 9 pm
14th April | Launch party: In the Blink of an Eye
13th April |Evesham Festival of Words, ‘Meet the Author’
Talking about In the Blink of an Eye with other authors and readers.
Evesham Library, Oat St, Evesham WR11 4PJ
11 am – 12 pm