Waterstones

Waterstones
1-5 Bridlesmith Gate, Nottingham, NG1 2GR
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  • Website www.waterstones.com

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The Art Of Finding Yourself: Book Launch With Author Fiona Robertson

Local author Fiona Robertson and Waterstones Nottingham present The Art of Finding Yourself at this very special launch party. Fiona is a practitioner of the Living Enquiries method which teaches growth through self-reflection and reflective practice, and is useful for advancing any area of your life from work to…

An Evening With Andrzej Sapkowski

One of the fastest stars to rise in the fantasy skies, Andrzej Sapkowski has been an unstoppable voice in fantasy on an international level since his novels received their first translations outside of the original Polish language. Since then Andrzej has gone from cult sensation to international best-seller and one of…

Sat 18 Mar

Jem Lester, Not Keeping Shtum

Waterstones Nottingham is delighted to welcome Jem Lester back to the Sillitoe Room where he will be in conversation with the booksellers over his cracking début novel, Shtum, and his plans for future books. ***Shtum* **was a marvellous, heart-stopping, emotional rollercoaster of a novel, a piece of fiction but like…

Thu 2 Mar

Oceans Of Words

OK, so we can't actually see the Ocean, even from the fourth floor of Waterstones Nottingham in our events space, The Sillitoe Room But these five authors have all been inspired by the sea, and by their experience of motherhood and that feeds into the richness and depth of the novels we will be talking about at this…

Sat 4 Mar

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Part Reptile: Book Launch With Author Dan Hardy

Local hero Dan Hardy joins us on home turf to launch his brand new autobiography in the Sillitoe Room at Waterstones Nottingham. ***Part Reptile * *is a blow-by-blow account of the rise of *The Outlaw, you'll get a ringside seat through brutal fights, bitter grudges and a view of life on the other side of the ring.

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The Perfect Murder - Crime Writers' Crash Course

A unique opportunity to delve into the exciting world of crime writing with two leading experts in the field. Join former Senior Police Detective, Stuart Gibbon in the morning session for an engaging workshop taking you through the scenario of the discovery of a body to the detention of a suspect. Areas covered will…

Picture Books & Middle Grade One-Day Writers' Workshop

This one day workshop, taught by Jonathan Emmett and Helena Pielichaty, gives an introduction to writing for preschool and primary age children. Jonathan Emmett has written over thirty picture books for preschool and primary age. He will talk about the challenges and rewards of writing picture books, outline the…

Reading For Writing - A Writers' Research Course

Reading is an essential part of writing and can help us become better writers. In this exciting new six-week course participants will be encouraged to write creative pieces in response to the work of established novelists and short story writers. Editorial advice and feedback will also be given on work produced during the…

The Short Of It: Short Story Writing Advanced, - The Portfolio

One of the great things about short stories is that they can be written in a short time frame. In this intensive, six-week writing course, you’ll be encouraged to write several short stories throughout, all while being given tools to make your short stories come alive on the page. By the end of the workshop, you’ll have a…

The Song Of The Stork: Book Launch With Author Stephan Collishaw

In war-time Lithuania, a Jewish girl is on the run. Hiding as best she can from the advancing German troops that tighten their stranglehold on the rural communities outside Vilnius, she finds sanctuary on the farm of village outcast Alexei, a mute with whom Yael forms an interesting and delicate relationship. But the…

Stuart Macbride, In Conversation

Stuart MacBride, the Pride of Aberdeen, internationally best-selling crime fiction sensation, and author of the Logan MacRae series will be in the Sillitoe Room to talk about his brand new standalone thriller ***A Dark So Deadly***. Please note this event is not suitable for children or those of a sensitive nature…

Thu 27 Apr

Writing Blogs And Audience Building One-Day Writers' Workshop

This workshop is for anyone who interested in blogging. If you’re looking for inspiration to get started or to get back into the swing of things, as well as steer and support with what to write, how to write, how often to write, and whom to write for, this workshop is for you. We will explore writing blogs and cover…

Writing Your Novel - Revising And Submitting

Whether you’re a new writer wondering where to begin or an experienced author seeking fresh inspiration, this playful, practical and supportive course aims to offer help and advice on writing, revising and submitting your novel. Each week we’ll be exploring, encouraging and editing your words, taking your manuscript from…

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