Books, Book signing

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Maggie Grimshaw: Surf over Sand

The Darwen-born author returns to her local library to launcher new book, Surf over Sand, about a marriage that falls apart.

Darwen Library Theatre

Thu 8 May

£1 (includes light refreshments) / 01254 706006

  • 18:30 – 19:30

Mariella Mystery

Join author Kate Pankhurst for this action-packed story event.

Discover Children's Story Centre, London E15

Mon 5 May

£5 (£4.50; Children £5; £18) / 020 8536 5555

  • 14:30 – 15:30

Mario Covone, Sam Palmer, Graham Humphreys: Book Signing

The writer, colourist and cover artist sign copies of Video Nasty #2, a comic set in 1985 about a link between a string of murders and horror videos.

Forbidden Planet, London WC2H

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 020 7420 3666

  • 15:00 – 16:00

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

Outrageous Fortune: Growing Up: Book Signing

Anthony Russell, the grandson of Lady Baillie who was the last private owner of Leeds Castle, signs copies of Outrageous Fortune, which recounts memories of his childhood spent growing up at the castle in the 1950s.

Leeds Castle, Maidstone

Sat 10 May

Times to be confirmed / £21 (Children £13.50; £18.50; £18.50) / 01622 765400

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Paige Toon: Book Signing

The author signs copies of her novels, including Thirteen Weddings.

Waterstones, Manchester

Sat 24 May

Free / 0161 832 8563

  • 11:00

Patrick Ness: Author Event

The author of the Chaos Walking trilogy talks about his work and signs copies of his novels, including More Than This.

Waterstones, York

Thu 8 May

£3 / 01904 628740

  • 19:00

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

Peter Lovesey: Author Event

The author talks about his work The Stone Wife and signs copies of his books.

Waterstones, Chichester

Wed 30 Apr

£3 adv booking available / 01243 773030

  • 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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Puffin Pal Reading & Island Friends Book Signing: Author Event

Lucy Griffiths and Christopher Thomas read and sign copies of their work.

Welsh Wildlife Centre, Cardigan

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 01239 621200

  • 12:30 – 16:00

Quintin Jardine: Hour of Darkness

The crime writer signs copies of his latest Bob Skinner novel, Hour of Darkness.

Waterstones, Edinburgh

Sat 10 May

Free / 0131 554 7732

  • 14:30

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

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

Rula Lenska: Book Signing

Rula will be taking a break from starring in Pygmalion at the Theatre Royal to sign copies of her autobiography Rula.

Waterstones, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0191 261 7757

  • 11:00 – 11:30

Sir Andrew Motion: The Customs House

The English poet, novelist, biographer and former poet laureate reads from the selection of poems The Custom House as well as The Cinder Path, which was shortlisted for the Ted Hughes Award For New Work In Poetry.

Kings Theatre, Portsmouth

Wed 25 Jun

£10 / 02392 828282

  • 20:00

Merlin Theatre, Frome

Mon 7 Jul

£15 in advance; £17.50 on the door / 01373 465949

  • 20:00

Stephen Booth Crime Author Talk

Famous local crime author Stephen Booth will be discussing his work and signing his books which will be available for purchase.

Bollington Arts Centre

Wed 21 May

£8 / 01625 575287

  • 19:30

Store Signing: Nathan Outlaw

The world's only two-Michelin-starred fish chef talks about and signs copies of his book Nathan Outlaw's Fish Kitchen.

Waterstones, Truro

Sat 17 May

Phone for prices / 01872 225765

  • 11:00 – 12:00

Tessa Hainsworth: Book Signing

The author signs copies of her third paperback Home To Roost.

Waterstones, Truro

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01872 225765

  • 11:00
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Tom Vowler: Author Event

The author launches and signs copies of his novel That Dark Remembered Day as well as chatting about his other works including the highly successful What Lies Within.

Waterstones, Plymouth

Thu 19 Jun

Free / 01752 669898

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Trisha Baga Book Launch

The launch of a recently-published, illustrated limited edition, showcasing the major projects in the artist's career. The book includes an introduction by Paul Luckraft, curator of the Zabludowicz Collection.

Zabludowicz Collection, London NW5

Thu 17 Apr

Free, book available at reduced price / 020 7428 8940

  • 19:00

Wordplay

A chance to visit the beautiful Shetland Isles and soak up some literature. For its readings, writing workshops, children’s theatre events and book signings the festival welcomes writers of local, national and international renown.

Shetland

Thu 13 Nov

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01595 743843

Fri 14 Nov

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01595 743843

Sat 15 Nov

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01595 743843

Sun 16 Nov

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01595 743843