Evening events, Books, Book signing

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Kamila Shamsie

Kamila Shamsie, the Orange shortlisted author of Burnt Shadows comes to Bloomsbury to discuss her stunning new novel, A God in Every Stone, with her editor Alexandra Pringle.

Bloomsbury Institute, London WC1B

Thu 24 Apr

£10; £25 inc/ book

  • 18:30 – 19:45

James Runcie: Sidney Chambers and the Problem of Evil

Writer, script writer and filmmaker James Runcie introduces his newest book, the third in his Grantchester Mysteries, which is currently in development for a TV series.

Browsers Bookshop, Woodbridge

Wed 14 May

£6

  • 19:30 – 21:30

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

Phil Bergerson: American Artifacts – Talk and Signing

Canadian photographer Bergerson discusses his new photo book, American Artifacts, looking at modern day America and incorporating text from dystopian sci-fi writer Margaret Atwood.

Stills, Edinburgh

Thu 24 Apr

Free (ticketed) / 01620 895985

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Raffaella Barker: From a Distance

Author Raffaella Barker introduces her new novel From a Distance, and speaks about her love of East Anglia.

Browsers Bookshop, Woodbridge

Thu 8 May

£6

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Jo Nesbo: Author Event

The Norwegian crime author signs copies of his novel The Son.

Scarborough Spa

Mon 28 Apr

£9 / 01723 376774

  • 19:30

Remaking The Garden With Sir Roy Strong And Clive Boursnell: Author Event

Writer, historian, broadcaster and gardener Strong and photographer Boursnell talk about the process of transforming the gardens at the Laskett, followed by a book signing.

Garden Museum, London SE1

Tue 3 Jun

£25 ( £20) / 020 7401 8865

  • 18:30 – 20:00

Ben Watt: Romany and Tom

The musician, producer and author discusses his memoir Romany And Tom, about the lives of his parents in post-war Britain.

Brighton Dome

Wed 7 May

Brighton Dome Studio Theatre

£10 / 01273 709709

  • 20:00

Christopher Somerville: Author's Event

Bristol is surrounded by accessible and beautiful countryside. The Times Walks Columnist and author of over 30 books, will talk about his favourite places and the wildlife near Bristol.

Stanfords, Bristol

Thu 22 May

£2 / 0117 929 9966

  • 19:00
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Come And Meet Emma Healey: Author Event

The author talks about and signs copies of her novel Elizabeth Is Missing.

Waterstones, Ipswich

Mon 30 Jun

Phone for prices / 01473 289044

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Firefighting From Within

'Firefighting from Within' by Dave Pamah Book Launch at Grosvenor G Piccadilly.

Grosvenor G Casino Piccadilly, London W1D

Wed 14 May

Free / 020 7287 7887

  • 18:00 – 21:00

Ilan Pappe: The Idea Of Israel

The author talks about his book and signs copies.

Blackwell's, Oxford

Fri 25 Apr

Phone for prices / 01865 333623

  • 19:00 – 20:00

Karl Ove Knausgaard: Book Signing

The bestselling Norwegian author will be signing copies of his 'Boyhood Island', the third and latest book of the 'My Struggle' cycle.

Waterstones, London W1J

Fri 23 May

Free / 020 7851 2400

  • 18:30

Kev Reynolds: Author's Event

A chance to hear freelance writer and photojournalist Kev Reynolds talk about his favourite walks in Southern England.

Stanfords, Bristol

Thu 1 May

£2 / 0117 929 9966

  • 19:00
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Laini Taylor: Author Event

The American young-adult fantasy author talks about and signs copies of her novel Dreams Of Gods And Monsters, the third and final book in the Daughter Of Smoke And Bone trilogy.

Waterstones, High Street, Birmingham

Thu 1 May

£3 / 0121 633 4353

  • 19:30

Mason Cross: The Killing Season

Mason Cross launches his debut novel and first in his Carter Blake series.

Waterstones, Glasgow

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0141 248 4814

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Paul Potts: Book Signing

The tenor and Britain's Got Talent winner signs copies of his memoir Once Chance.

Belfast Waterfront

Thu 6 Nov

Auditorium

£28 / 028 9032 5913

  • 20:00

Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham

Sat 1 Nov

£22–£28 / 0115 989 5555

  • 19:30

Rainbow Rowell: Author Event

Young adult novelist and New York Times bestselling author will talk about and sign copies of her latest novels, Fangirl and Eleanor & Park.

Waterstones Liverpool One

Fri 11 Jul

£3 ( £2) / 0151 709 9820

  • 18:30

RTP Downsized Official Centenary Launch

Martin Chomsky launches his graphic novel version of Robert Tressell's The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists on the story's 100th birthday. Kids welcome.

CCA, Glasgow

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 18:00 – 20:00
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Alfred Brendel

The pianist gives a lecture on his life in classical music and discusses his book A Pianist's A to Z.

Royal Northern College Of Music, Manchester

Wed 7 May

RNCM Theatre

£15 ( £13.50; £13.50; £7; Children £13.50 under 18s) / 0161 907 5555

  • 19:30

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

Brian Talbot, Mary Talbot, Kate Charlesworth: Author Event

The graphic novel artists and writers discuss their work.

Waterstones, Sunderland

Thu 8 May

£3 / 0191 567 4331

  • 18:00 – 20:00