Free events, "Book Signing"

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Aidan Moffat: The Lavender Blue Dress

Arab Strap's Aidan Moffat signs copies of his first book, The Lavender Blue Dress.

Waterstones, Glasgow

Fri 10 Oct

Free / 0141 248 4814

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 0141 248 4814

  • 14:00 – 14:30

Waterstones West End, Edinburgh

Thu 9 Oct

Free / 0131 226 2666

  • 12:30

Book Launch & Signing: A Thousand Years Of Coventry's Pubs

The authors John Ashby, Fred Luckett and David McGrory and guests launch the book A Thousand Years Of Coventry's Pubs, which features 200 photographs and thorough research. Includes book signing.

The Herbert, Coventry

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 024 7683 2386

  • 11:00 – 13:00

Book Launch: We, Too, Sing Belfast

Donal McCann's new photographic exhibition and accompanying book launch reflects on the past year in Belfast.

Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 028 9033 0920

  • 14:00

Book Signing: Peter F. Hamilton

Sci-Fi author signs new hardback which is the first part of the Chronicle of Fallers, set in the same fictional Universe as his Void Trilogy.

Waterstones, Colchester

Fri 17 Oct

Free / 01206 561307

  • 13:00

Chris Riddell Signing At Kew Bookshop

Chris Riddell will be signing copies of Goth Girl and the Fete Worse Than Death at Kew Bookshop.

Olivers Wholefoods, Richmond

Thu 25 Sep

Free, free

  • 16:15 – 17:00
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Colm Toibin: A Writer's Response

The novelist offers his personal response to a current exhibition, followed by a book signing.

The Bluecoat, Liverpool

Tue 7 Oct

Free / 0151 702 5324

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Dreams Of London

Don't expect a stiff reading from behind a ledger! Explore the theme of dreams and watch Literature come to life through eccentric performances from intense, original works: The Road to London, Queer Poems and Ybo' and Other Lies.

The White Lion, London SW16

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 020 8677 3341

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Eduardo Paolozzi

Curator and writer Judith Collins talks about Paolozzi.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 10 Nov

Hawthornden Lecture Theatre

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 12:45 – 13:30

First Thursdays At Karamel

If you're a book lover this is the night for you! Join us for our special, happy mix of superb readings from poets, novelists and short story writers, open mic session, signed books for sale, and delicious food and drink available from the bar.

Karamel, London N22

Thu 2 Oct

Free

  • 19:30 – 22:00

From Zeppelin Nights to Bomber's Moon: London Under Fire In Two World Wars

A free event hosted by two outstanding local authors, discussing concepts raised in their lastest works:

The Round Chapel Old School Rooms, London E5

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 020 8533 9676

  • 19:30 – 21:30
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Ian Doescher Signing The Jedi Doth Return

A book signing event with Ian Doescher celebrates the culmination of William Shakespeare's Star Wars trilogy.

Forbidden Planet, London WC2H

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 020 7420 3666

  • 13:00 – 14:00

John Bulmer Photography Exhibition | The North & Wind Of Change

White Cloth Gallery to exhibit images from The North & Wind of Change by acclaimed photographer John Bulmer, 25th September to 24th November, Book launch and signing on 6th November.

White Cloth Gallery, Leeds

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0113 218 1923

  • 10:00 – 21:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0113 218 1923

  • 10:00 – 21:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 0113 218 1923

  • 10:00 – 21:00
…and 58 more dates until 24 Nov

John Challis: Author Event

The Only Fools And Horses star, who played Boycie in the series, signs copies of his novel.

Waterstones, Macclesfield

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01625 424212

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Kevin Bridges: We Need to Talk About …

The Glaswegian comedian signs copies of his new book, We Need To Talk about … Kevin Bridges.

ASDA, Edinburgh

Thu 18 Dec

Free / 0131 669 9151

  • 13:00

Overgate, Dundee

Fri 10 Oct

Free

  • 16:30

Waterstones, London E14

Thu 16 Oct

Free / 0843 290 8209

  • 12:30

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Mark Miodownik: Book Signing And Samples Display

The director of the Institute Of Making, University College London, talks and signs copies of his book Stuff Matters.

Guildhall Arts Centre, Grantham

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01476 406158

  • 12:30 – 13:30
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Meet The Author: Ian Thomas

Book-signing from the author of the Emily and Her Pharaoh series with an opportunity to buy the latest adventure before it's been officially published.

Waterstones, Scarborough

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01723 500414

  • 11:00

Nick Waplington: Settlement

The British photographer signs copies of his latest book, Settlement, which looks at the topography of Jewish identity in the West Bank, following his residence in Jerusalem between 2008 and 2013.

Claire de Rouen Books, London WC2H

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 020 7287 1813

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Paul Merton: Only When I Laugh

Known for his intelligent and surreal humour, Paul Merton's appearances on Have I Got News For You have seen him become an artfully rebellious fixture for over 25 years. This is an evening of laughter as he takes us on an evocative journey from his working-class Fulham childhood to the present day.

Waterstones, Leadenhall Market, London EC3V

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 020 7220 7882

Book signing only.

  • 12:30 – 13:30

Peter F Hamilton Book Signing

Sci-Fi author and best seller Peter F Hamilton holds a signing of his latest book The Abyss Beyond Dreams, the first book in a new series.

Waterstones, Milton Keynes

Fri 10 Oct

Free / 01908 696260

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Waterstones, Colchester

Fri 17 Oct

Free / 01206 767623

  • 13:00

Book & Kitchen, London W11

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 020 3417 8266

  • 19:00 – 21:00
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Robert Rankin Signing The Abominable Showman

Rankin will be signing copies of his novel The Abominable Showman, a story of time travel and adventure. The author has written over thirty novels and confesses that he is a teller of tall tales.

Forbidden Planet, London WC2H

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 020 7420 3666

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Saturday Evening Lecture Series

A series of key debates in modern medicine, politics and the environment.

Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 01382 385108

  • 18:00 – 19:00

The Scottish Referendum in Historical Perspective

Professor Christopher Whatley and a panel of historians consider the result of the Scottish independence referendum. Afterwards, Professor Whatley signs copies of his book The Scots and the Union: Then and Now.

Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01382 223181

  • 18:00 – 19:00

Steve Hanley

The musician and author promotes his book, the first insider's account of life inside The Fall.

Rough Trade East, London E1

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 020 7792 3490

  • 19:00