EVENTS 2017

 

Saturday 11 March, 4 pm – Essex Book Festival (SOLD OUT)

Sunday 19 March – Chagford Literary Festival, Chagford, Dartmoor

Monday 20 March – Sunday Times Crime Club Masterclass

Thursday 23 March – York Festival Crime Panel

31 March to 2 April – Broward County Library Foundation Literary Feast, Florida

Saturday 8 April – Speaking at conference on secrets and psychology, UCL, London

18 to 24 April – Emirates Literary Festival residency, Dubai

Saturday 29 April – Cuirt International Festival of Literature

Tuesday 9 May – Chipping Campden Festival Literary Lunch

Thursday 11 May – Amsterdam Concertgebouw – The Narrow Bed event, pre-concert

19 to 21 May – Franschhoek Literary Festival, South Africa

Sunday 28 May – Bath Festival

Sunday 4 June – Listowel Festival, Ireland

Wednesday 7 June – Goldsboro Books Agatha Christie event, London, with James Prichard and Ragnar Jonasson

Wednesday 14 June – Tyneside Libraries event

Thursday 15 June – Middlesborough Library

19 and 20 June  – Agatha Christie conference at Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge

Saturday 24 June – National Women’s Register – talk at University of Lincoln

Sunday 25 June – Sidmouth Literary Festival

Thursday 29 June, 2 pm – Bath Spa ‘Captivating Criminality 2017’ Conference – Keynote speech

Monday 10 July – Harte & Garter hotel, Windsor – after-dinner speech for private party

Saturday 22 July, 3.30 pm – Harrogate Crime Festival panel on continuation novels

Sunday 13 August – Swanwick Writers School Guest Speaker event

Thursday 24 August – UK publication of Did You See Melody?

Thursday 31 August – Event for Upper Wharfedale Arts Society, Grassington

Friday 8 September – Bloody Scotland Festival, Stirling

Saturday 9 September – poetry reading at Trinity College, Cambridge

13 to 17 September, date tbc – Agatha Christie Festival, Torquay

Saturday 16 September – Budleigh Salterton Book Festival

Saturday 23 September – Shute Festival, Devon

Thursday 5 October, 2 pm – Ilkley Festival, West Yorkshire

Thursday 5 October, evening – event in York, for York Libraries

Saturday 7 October – launch of Trinity poets anthology at Trinity College, Cambridge

Monday 9 to Saturday 14 October – tutoring at Arvon Foundation Totleigh Barton centre in Devon, with Naomi Alderman.  Writing retreat.

Friday 10 to Wednesday 15 November – tutoring ‘How to Write a Golden Age Detective Novel’ at Hewenden Mill Cottages, West Yorkshire 

Saturday 18 November – Lavenham Festival, with Adele Geras

Thursday 23 November – Portico Library Literary dinner at Mercure Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester – guest speaker