Books, Book signing

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The London Modernist Literary Event

An afternoon of Mod related authors talking about their books and inspirations behind their work.

The Cockpit, London NW8

Sat 7 Feb 2015

£15 / 020 7258 2925

An Evening with Pam Ayres

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

Electric Palace Bridport

Mon 30 Mar 2015

£24.50; £22.50 adv / 01308 428 354

Hertford Theatre

Thu 16 Apr 2015

£22.50 / 01992 531500

Hull New Theatre

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£20 / 01482 226655

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Alex Norton: There's Been A Life

The actor and founder member of 7:84 signs copies of his new autobiography.

Waterstones, Glasgow

Sat 20 Dec

Free / 0141 248 4814

Glasgow Comic Con

Indulge your love of all things graphic at this fiesta of films, comics and fandoms. There's also book dealers, toy sellers, indie comic publishers and comic creators – everything your comic-loving heart desires. Special guests tbc.

The Art School, Glasgow

Sat 4 Jul 2015

£8–£20 (tbc) / 0141 352 4900

CCA, Glasgow

Sat 4 Jul 2015

£8–£20 (tbc) / 0141 352 4900

Listen With Alexei: Author Event

Author, comedian and actor Alexei Sayle reads excerpts from his memoirs and short stories, followed by a question and answer session and a book signing.

Merlin Theatre, Frome

Tue 3 Feb 2015

£13 (£11) / 01373 465949

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Borders Book Festival

Taking place in the National Trust's Georgian Harmony Garden, the Borders Book Festival attracts world-class literary figures.

Harmony Garden, Melrose

Thu 11 Jun 2015

Times & prices vary / 0844 493 2257

Fri 12 Jun 2015

Times & prices vary / 0844 493 2257

Sat 13 Jun 2015

Times & prices vary / 0844 493 2257

Sun 14 Jun 2015

Times & prices vary / 0844 493 2257

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 2 Oct 2015

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Sat 3 Oct 2015

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

The All American Preppy Look: A History of Seven Sisters Style: Talk

Fashion historian and author Rebecca C Tuite talks about the Seven Sisters campus style and its lasting influence on American fashion and signs copies of her book Seven Sisters Style: The All American Preppy Look.

Fashion And Textile Museum, London SE1

Sat 10 Jan 2015

Free, ticketed / 020 7407 8664

Capital Comic Con

A chance to indulge in the world of comics, superheroes and graphic novels with stalls offering back issues, books and merchandise as well as a number of special guests.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 10 Oct 2015

£5–£15 / 0131 560 1581

Carol Ann Duffy And Friends

The Poet Laureate hosts an evening of poetry reading, with new writers from Manchester Metropolitan University and a variety of established poets offering a medley of Jazz, Poetry and Conversation.

Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

Mon 12 Jan 2015

The Studio

£12 (£10) / 0161 833 9833

Mon 19 Jan 2015

The Studio

£12 (£10) / 0161 833 9833

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David Starkey: Talk

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

Grand Opera House, York

Sun 22 Mar 2015

£15.90 / 0844 871 3024

Frog The Barbarian

Join Guy Bass for the second hilarious tale about a frog on a serious mission.

Discover Children's Story Centre, London E15

Wed 18 Feb 2015

£5; £4.50 concs/Newham residents ( £18) / 020 8536 5555

Matt Haig: Author Event

A Q&A session with Matt Haig, best selling author of The Humans. Matt will be discussing his new book, Reasons to Stay Alive and the talk will be followed by a signing.

Waterstones New Street, Birmingham

Fri 6 Mar 2015

Free / 0843 290 8151

A New Thriller

A new thriller on the market.

Various Venues, Blackpool

Sat 20 Dec

Free / 03579 6233 104

Sun 21 Dec

Free / 03579 6233 104

Richard Woolley: Author Event

An appearance by the British filmmaker, whose films received recognition in the 1970s and 80s, signing copies of his novel, Sekabo.

Waterstones, York

Sat 31 Jan 2015

Phone for prices / 01904 620784

Samantha Shannon: Author Event

A Q&A and signing session with the author of the best selling novel The Bone Season.

Waterstones, High Street, Birmingham

Thu 5 Feb 2015

£3 redeemable against purchase / 0121 633 4353

Stuart MacBride: Book Signing

The crime author signs copies of the next novel in his Logan McRae series, The Missing And The Dead.

Waterstones Liverpool One

Tue 20 Jan 2015

Free / 0151 709 9820

Terry Jones Book Signing

The Monty Python-star and author signs copies of his latest book.

LOST Theatre, London SW8

Sat 20 Dec

Free / 0844 847 1680

Textiles The Art Of Mankind: Talk

Writer and curator Mary Schoeser talks about the appeal and the fundamental role of the creative art form across time and cultures. Followed by a book signing of Textiles: The Art Of Mankind.

Fashion And Textile Museum, London SE1

Thu 19 Feb 2015

£15 inc drink (£12 inc drink) / 020 7407 8664