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203–206 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9LE
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The Armchair Murders Book Club Reads If We Were Villains

The Armchair Murders Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of each month. Our next meeting is on Wednesday 6th September. This month we are reading If We Were Villains by M. L. Rio. Don't worry if you haven't read the book - come along anyway for a nice chat and to meet like-minded readers! Our members will…

Wed 6 Sep

Free / 020 7851 2400

The Armchair Murders Book Club Reads The Man Who Was Thursday

The Armchair Murders Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of each month. Our next meeting is on Wednesday 4th October. This month we are reading The Man who was Thursday by G.K Chesterton. Don't worry if you haven't read the book - come along anyway for a nice chat and to meet like-minded readers! Our members will…

Wed 4 Oct

Free / 020 7851 2400

The Classic Crime Book Club

Waterstones Piccadilly is proud to present in association with the British Library a monthly book group based on their expanding Classic Crime series. The focus of this months group is Death Makes a Prophet by John Bude. The Classic Crime Book Group meets on the last Wednesday of every month and is free to attend. To…

Wed 30 Aug

Free / 020 7851 2400

An Evening With Anthony Horowitz

Waterstones PIccadilly is thrilled to welcome Anthony Horowitz to discuss The Word is Murder, the first part in an exciting new crime series starring Detective Michael Hawthorne. Anthony is the author of the bestselling teen spy series, Alex Rider and is responsible for creating and writing some of the UK’s most loved…

Wed 6 Sep

£8 / 020 7851 2400

An Evening With Dan Jones Exploring The History Of The Templars

Join us for an evening with Historian Dan Jones exploring the fascinating world of the Knights Templar following the publication of his new book The Templars. The Knights Templar were the wealthiest, most powerful – and most secretive – of the military orders that flourished in the crusading era. Their story is a…

Tue 10 Oct

£8 / 020 7851 2400

An Evening With Frances Hardinge

Join the author of the Costa Award-winning The Lie Tree for an exclusive first look at her highly-anticipated new novel, A Skinful of Shadows. Frances Hardinge will be in conversation with Lisa O'Kelly, Literary Editor at the Observer, talking about her extraordinary writing career, how life has changed since winning…

Mon 25 Sep

£12.99 including a copy of the book / 020 7851 2400

An Evening With Kim Newman In Conversation With Paul Mccaffrey And Bambos Georgiou

A night of Halloween delights as Kim Newman discusses the latest instalments to the bestselling Anno Dracula series, with a brand-new novel Anno Dracula: One Thousand Monsters and the release of the first collection of the Anno Dracula *comics, *Anno Dracula - 1895: Seven Days in Mayhem. Anno Dracula: One Thousand…

Tue 31 Oct

£8 / 020 7851 2400

An Evening With Max Brooks

Join bestselling author Max Brooks talking about survival, zombie attacks, and his latest novel Minecraft: The Island – the first official Minecraft novel. In the tradition of iconic stories like Robinson Crusoe and Treasure Island, Minecraft: The Island by Max Brooks tells the story of a new hero stranded in the world of…

Thu 17 Aug

£5 / 020 7851 2400

An Evening With Victoria Aveyeard

Join us for an evening with bestselling author of the Red Queen series, Victoria Aveyard, at her only London Event! Aveyard is an author and screenwriter, born and raised in a small town in Western Massachusetts. Both her parents are public school teachers, as well as avid film, television, and literature fans.

Thu 31 Aug

£5 / 020 7851 2400

First Drafts 2017

What makes a great story? Announcing the winner of Myriad’s annual work-in-progress competition with judges Margaret Busby OBE, writer and broadcaster, novelists Umi Sinha and Martine McDonagh, literary agent Rebecca Carter and bookseller Rich Naiff (Waterstones Brighton). First Drafts is an annual event organised by…

Thu 9 Nov

£8 / 020 7851 2400

Graphic Science: Hannah Berry In Conversation With Darryl Cunningham

Much is known about scientists such as Darwin, Newton, and Einstein, but what about lesser known scientists – people who have not achieved a high level of fame, but who have contributed greatly to human knowledge? What were their lives like? What were their struggles, aims, successes, and failures? How do their…

Wed 4 Oct

£8 / 020 7851 2400

Green Ink Sponsored Write 2017 In Aid Of Macmillan Cancer Support

On Saturday 23 September, we're delighted to be supporting Green Ink Sponsored Write 2017 in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. In memory of Sophie Porter (1982-2007), Green Ink Theatre brings together writers of all genres for an annual day of sponsored writing for Macmillan Cancer Support. Macmillan Cancer Support is…

Sat 23 Sep

Free / 020 7851 2400

Holly Bourne’S It Only Happens In The Movies Exclusive Launch With Emma Gannon And Special Guests

Be the first to get your hands on Holly’s new blockbuster of a novel, It Only Happens in the Movies, at this exclusive fan launch party. Join Holly in her pop-up cinema room for an evening filled with fun, laughs and prizes. Try out the movie-themed photo-booth, then hear digital consultant, broadcaster, lecturer and…

Wed 20 Sep

£8 Including a copy of the book / 020 7851 2400

John Connolly

John Connolly talks about his latest book he, an extraordinary reimagining of the life of Stan Laurel. John Connolly is author of the Charlie Parker mysteries, The Book of Lost Things, the Samuel Johnson novels for young adults and, with his partner, Jennifer Ridyard, the co-author of the Chronicles of the Invaders. He…

Tue 29 Aug

£8 / 020 7851 2400

Meet Emma Blackery On Her Feel Good 101 Book Tour – Sold Out

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT Come and meet the original alt YouTuber Emma Blackery! This is a ticketed event. Purchase price includes a copy of Feel Good 101 and one of a limited number of seats at an exclusive author talk with Emma which will be followed by a book signing. Please note: Anyone under the age of 14…

Thu 7 Sep

£14.99 (including book) / 020 7851 2400

Meet Tess Holliday

The plus size super model will be visiting the UK to sign copies of her debut book The Not So Subtle Art of Being a Fat Girl: Loving the Skin You’re In. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. For further information please contact the shop or events@waterstones.com MUM. FEMINIST. SIZE 26. SUPERMODEL. LOUD.

Mon 11 Sep

Free / 020 7851 2400

Northern Lights Reading Group

This October, Philip Pullman is taking us back into the magic worlds of His Dark Materials with the release of The Book Of Dust: La Belle Sauvage. To celebrate, we are inviting you to spend the summer reading or rereading the tales of Lyra Belacqua's spirit-spiralling journey, and to join us for a special book…

Thu 24 Aug

Free / 020 7851 2400

Off Book Presents … Urban Fright

In its first ever London show, OFF Book is seeing in hallowe'en with a night of grisly horrors, all of which take place in the seemingly most innocent and unlikely of places. Our darkest nightmares are the ones that start close to home. We've picked three very different writers whose horrific tales take place in…

Fri 27 Oct

£10 / 020 7851 2400

The Piccadilly Book Club

Join the Piccadilly Book Club for an evening of literary discussion and bookish debate! This month we'll be reading Emma Cline's The Girls. Already a worldwide Bestseller, Emma Cline’s The Girls, is probably one of the most unsettling and quietly disturbing debuts of its kind. ‘Emma Cline has an unparalleled eye for…

Wed 23 Aug

Free / 020 7851 2400

#stagetopage Book Tour

Join us for a musical evening of YA with Chris Russell (Songs about A Girl, Songs about Us), Eleanor Wood (Becoming Betty), Sophia Bennett (Love Song, pub Chicken House), Sheena Wilkinson (Street Song) and Rhian Ivory, talking bands, singing, song writing and everything inbetween. Chris might get his guitar out! Where…

Fri 22 Sep

£5 / 020 7851 2400

Sugar, Sugar: An Evening Of Lainy Malkani's Bitter Sweet Tales

Join us for an evening of conversation with journalist and broadcaster Lainy Malkani as she reveals the stories and inspiration behind her debut collection of short stories,* Sugar, Sugar Bitter-sweet Tales of Indian Migrant Workers. Putting her on the spot will be presenter and filmmaker, * Wyn Baptiste. The night will…

Wed 23 Aug

£8 / 020 7851 2400

Velvet Page Lgbt Book Club

Velvet Page is an LBGT Book Club that meets on the first Thursday of each month. Our next meeting is on Thursday 7th September. This month we are reading A Very English Scandal by John Preston. We are very lucky to be joined by John on the evening as well! Don't worry if you haven't read the book - come along anyway…

Thu 7 Sep

Free / 020 7851 2400

Velvet Page Lgbt Book Club

Velvet Page is an LBGT Book Club that meets on the first Thursday of each month. Our next meeting is on Thursday 5th October. This month we are reading The Farm by Tom Rob Smith. Don't worry if you haven't read the book - come along anyway for a nice chat and to meet like-minded readers! This event is not…

Thu 5 Oct

Free / 020 7851 2400

Velvet Page Lgbt Book Club

Velvet Page is an LBGT Book Club that meets on the first Thursday of each month. Our next meeting is on Thursday 2nd November. This month we are reading Valencia by Michelle Tea. Don't worry if you haven't read the book - come along anyway for a nice chat and to meet like-minded readers! This event is not…

Thu 2 Nov

Free / 020 7851 2400

Velvet Page Lgbt Book Club

Velvet Page is an LBGT Book Club that meets on the first Thursday of each month. Our next meeting is on Thursday 7th December. This month we are reading Our Young Man by Edmund White. Don't worry if you haven't read the book - come along anyway for a nice chat and to meet like-minded readers! This event is not…

Thu 7 Dec

Free / 020 7851 2400

Write & Shine: Early Morning Writing Classes With Gemma Seltzer

Start your day with a burst of creativity. Write & Shine workshops fit around your busy lifestyle. They offer a stimulating environment to write and to meditate on the inspirational power of the morning. Open to everyone, whether you're new to writing, have some experience or just want to inject some creativity into…

Thu 14 Sep

Free / 020 7851 2400

Write & Shine: Early Morning Writing Classes With Gemma Seltzer

Start your day with a burst of creativity. Write & Shine workshops fit around your busy lifestyle. They offer a stimulating environment to write and to meditate on the inspirational power of the morning. Open to everyone, whether you're new to writing, have some experience or just want to inject some creativity into…

Thu 28 Sep

Free / 020 7851 2400

Write & Shine: Early Morning Writing Classes With Gemma Seltzer

Start your day with a burst of creativity. Write & Shine workshops fit around your busy lifestyle. They offer a stimulating environment to write and to meditate on the inspirational power of the morning. Open to everyone, whether you're new to writing, have some experience or just want to inject some creativity into…

Thu 12 Oct

Free / 020 7851 2400

Write & Shine: Early Morning Writing Classes With Gemma Seltzer

Start your day with a burst of creativity. Write & Shine workshops fit around your busy lifestyle. They offer a stimulating environment to write and to meditate on the inspirational power of the morning. Open to everyone, whether you're new to writing, have some experience or just want to inject some creativity into…

Thu 26 Oct

Free / 020 7851 2400

Write & Shine: Early Morning Writing Classes With Gemma Seltzer

Start your day with a burst of creativity. Write & Shine workshops fit around your busy lifestyle. They offer a stimulating environment to write and to meditate on the inspirational power of the morning. Open to everyone, whether you're new to writing, have some experience or just want to inject some creativity into…

Thu 9 Nov

Free / 020 7851 2400

Write & Shine: Early Morning Writing Classes With Gemma Seltzer

Start your day with a burst of creativity. Write & Shine workshops fit around your busy lifestyle. They offer a stimulating environment to write and to meditate on the inspirational power of the morning. Open to everyone, whether you're new to writing, have some experience or just want to inject some creativity into…

Thu 14 Dec

Free / 020 7851 2400

Write & Shine: Early Morning Writing Classes With Gemma Seltzer

Start your day with a burst of creativity. Write & Shine workshops fit around your busy lifestyle. They offer a stimulating environment to write and to meditate on the inspirational power of the morning. Open to everyone, whether you're new to writing, have some experience or just want to inject some creativity into…

Thu 11 Jan 2018

Free / 020 7851 2400

Write & Shine: Early Morning Writing Classes With Gemma Seltzer

Start your day with a burst of creativity. Write & Shine workshops fit around your busy lifestyle. They offer a stimulating environment to write and to meditate on the inspirational power of the morning. Open to everyone, whether you're new to writing, have some experience or just want to inject some creativity into…

Thu 25 Jan 2018

Free / 020 7851 2400

Write & Shine: Early Morning Writing Classes With Gemma Seltzer

Start your day with a burst of creativity. Write & Shine workshops fit around your busy lifestyle. They offer a stimulating environment to write and to meditate on the inspirational power of the morning. Open to everyone, whether you're new to writing, have some experience or just want to inject some creativity into…

Thu 8 Feb 2018

Free / 020 7851 2400

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