Book signing

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Alison Moore: Book Launch

The 2012 Man Booker Prize shortlisted author discusses and signs copies of her book He Wants.

Waterstones, Nottingham

Fri 15 Aug

£3 / 0843 290 8525

  • 19:00

Sarah J Maas: Book Signing

The New York Times bestselling author will be signing copies of the latest instalment in the Throne Of Glass series, Heir Of Fire.

Waterstones, Leeds

Wed 20 Aug

Free / 0113 244 4588

  • 12:30

Edinburgh Book Fringe

Taking place in radical bookshop Word Power, the Edinburgh Book Fringe brings together writers and activists from around the world for a host of daily readings and discussions, all of which are free.

Word Power Bookshop, Edinburgh

Fri 8 Aug

Free / 0131 662 9112

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 9 Aug

Free / 0131 662 9112

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 0131 662 9112

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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David Mitchell: The Bone Clocks

The award-winning author details his new novel The Bone Clocks. Spanning decades, the story follows the turbulent life of Holly Sykes.

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Thu 11 Sep

£8 (£5) / 0131 623 3030

Tickets through Waterstones West End.

OPEN, Norwich

Thu 4 Sep

£8 / 01603 763111

  • 18:30

Sheffield Theatres

Mon 1 Sep

£10 / 0114 249 6000

  • 19:30

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An Evening with Pam Ayres

A cosy evening of poetry, stories and incredible wit from the lady herself.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Fri 8 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 9 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 10 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Babbacombe Theatre, Torquay

Sat 27 Sep

£22.50 / 01803 328385

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Wed 5 Nov

£20.75 (£18.75) / 02476 553055

  • 19:45

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An Evening with Rainbow Rowell

The American young adult novelist talks about and signs copies of her latest novel, Landline, as well as previous fave Fangirl.

Waterstones New Street, Birmingham

Tue 29 Jul

£3 / 0843 290 8151

  • 19:00

Frank Williams: More Tea Vicar?

Frank Williams, one of the only remaining cast members of the classic series Dad's Army, reveals some of the secrets behind one of the most popular TV successes of all time

The Exchange, Sturminster Newton

Sat 9 Aug

£12.50 inc refreshments / 01258 475137

  • 16:00

Guildhall Arts Centre, Grantham

Fri 19 Sep

£12 (£10) / 01476 406158

  • 19:30

Haverhill Arts Centre

Sat 6 Sep

£10–£12 / 01440 714140

  • 15:00

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Axel Scheffler: Meet The Creator Of The Gruffalo: Workshop

Meet the illustrator behind the Gruffalo and have copies of the Gruffalo books signed. Artist Axel Scheffler will be reading excerpts from the books and answering your questions.

Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, Bradford

Sat 8 Nov

£5 adv / 01274 431212

  • 12:00 – 13:00
  • 14:00 – 15:30

Seconds: Launch Party

It's finally here; Bryan Lee O'Malley's Scott Pilgrim follow-up Seconds is ready to hit shelves and we're ready to celebrate; Gosh! Comics will be hosting a launch party, 14th of August 7pm-9pm, with Bryan on hand to sign copies of the book.

Gosh Comics, London W1F

Thu 14 Aug

Free

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Caro Ramsay: The Night Hunter

Glasgow author Caro Ramsay launches her latest Anderson and Costello thriller, The Night Hunter.

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Sat 23 Aug

£7 (£6) / 01463 234234

Interviewed by journalist and novelist Tony Black. Part of Inverness Book Festival.

Primavera Bistro, Newton Mearns

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0141 639 8092

Tickets from Waterstones, Newton Mearns.

  • 19:00 – 20:30
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David Starkey: Talk

A talk and book signing from the author, David Starkey.

Cambridge Arts Theatre

Sun 2 Nov

£12.50–£22.50 / 01223 503333

  • 19:45

Sudeley Castle, Cheltenham

Sun 7 Sep

£25 / 01242 602308

  • 19:00

Doctor Who Comics Signing In London

Rob Williams, Al Ewing and Des Taylor sign copies of the new Doctor Who comics at the London Megastore.

Forbidden Planet, London WC2H

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 020 7420 3666

  • 15:00 – 16:00

Kaffe Fassett Book Signing

Kaffe Fassett signs copies of his book in the Gallery Shop of Aberdeen Art Gallery.

Aberdeen Art Gallery

Sat 30 Aug

01224 523700

  • 11:00

Under Ground Theatre, Below Eastbourne Central Library

Fri 14 Nov

£4 iinc glass of wine/tea/coffee / 01323 737677

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Book Launch Of The Fermanagh War Memorial Book

Get an exclusive first look at the new book, which contains biographies of the 582 people whose names appear on the Memorial.

Enniskillen Castle

Thu 14 Aug

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices

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BOOKMARK Blairgowrie Rattray and the Glens Book Festival

A new weekend book festival for Blairgowrie and Rattray with guest authors and a range of events including an interactive children's programme.

The Royal Hotel, Blairgowrie

Fri 10 Oct

prices vary

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Sat 11 Oct

prices vary

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Brandon Sanderson: Author Event

Sci-Fi and fantasy author Sanderson signs copies of his latest book Words Of Radiance, the second book of The Stormlight Archive.

Waterstones, Leeds

Wed 6 Aug

Free / 0113 244 4588

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Waterstones, Deansgate, Manchester

Tue 5 Aug

£6 ( £4) / 0161 837 3000

  • 18:30

Brandon Sanderson Signing Words Of Radiance

New York Times bestselling author Sanderson will be singing copies of his latest book Words Of Radiance, the sequel to fantasy novel The Way Of Kings.

Forbidden Planet, London WC2H

Mon 4 Aug

Free / 020 7420 3666

  • 18:00 – 19:00

Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival 2014

Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival is a small and unique festival in a seaside town in Devon, offering inspiring talks, readings and events.

Various Venues, Budleigh Salterton

Thu 18 Sep

£7.50

  • 14:00 – 21:00

Fri 19 Sep

£7.50

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Sat 20 Sep

£7.50

  • 10:00 – 21:00

Sun 21 Sep

£7.50

  • 11:00 – 16:30

Charlaine Harris Signing Midnight Crossroad

New York Times bestseller Harris will be singing copies of her latest book, Midnight Crossroad. The author has been writing for 30 years and has sold over three million copies of her books worldwide.

Forbidden Planet, London WC2H

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 020 7420 3666

  • 13:00 – 14:00
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Christopher Catherwood: Book Signing

The author signs copies of his historical non-fiction book The Battles Of World War I: Everything You Need To Know.

Waterstones, Bury St. Edmunds

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 01284 750877

  • 11:00 – 14:00

Colin Farrington: Book Signing

Collin Farrington will be signing copies of his book which is set in the fictional village of Rankin Bay for fans of his book.

Waterstones, Scarborough

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 01723 500414

  • 10:00

Dan Abnett And Nik Vincent Signing Fiefdom

Co-writers Abnett and Vincent will be signing copies of Fiefdom, the first book in Kingdom; a series of fictional novels.

Forbidden Planet, London WC2H

Wed 6 Aug

Free / 020 7420 3666

  • 18:00 – 19:00

Daniela Sacerdoti

The author signs copies of her young adult novels, Dreams and Tide, and talks about the forthcoming third installment of her Sarah Midnight trilogy about a young demon hunter.

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Sat 23 Aug

£4 / 01463 234234

Part of Inverness Book Festival.

Doug Johnstone: The Dead Beat

Edinburgh author Doug Johnstone discusses his sixth novel, about a newspaper intern who is launched into a search for answers when a coworker commits suicide.

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Tue 19 Aug

£7 (£6) / 01463 234234

Interviewed by Michael Malone, author of the McBain Series of Glasgow. Part of Inverness Book Festival.

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