Upcoming Events

2020

March

20       A Celebration of Maigret. In conversation with John Simenon. Aye Write, Mitchell Library, Glasgow, 1800

19       Introducing Norman Bissell and Molly Aitken (Chair), Aye Write, Mitchell Library, Glasgow, 1800

February

19       In conversation with Duncan MacLean. Stromness Library, Orkney  1930

2019

November

23         Bookmark festival, Blairgowrie, St Catherine’s Community Centre, £8/£6

19         Kirkwall Library, Orkney, time/tickets tbc

October

19-20   Festival sans nom, Mulhouse, France

18        La Tache Noir bookshop, Strasbourg, Rencontre, 18.30

5-13     Seoul International Writers’ Festival, South Korea

September

20-22   Livres dans la boucle, Besançon, France

13-15   Le Livre sur Place, Nancy, France

August

16-18  St Hilda’s College Crime Fiction Weekend, Oxford. I’ll be talking about Georges Simenon, event time tbc

May

1    Hexham Book Festival, Queen’s Hall Arts Centre, Hexham, 7.30pm

February

28    In conversation with Rupert Thomson at Waterstones, Sauchiehall St, Glasgow. 7pm. Free but ticketed. Chaired by Angie Harms.

23    Granite Noir with Stella Duffy, chaired by James Naughtie, Lemon Tree, Aberdeen, 3.30pm £9.50

 

2018

November

28    Buchanan Building, St Andrews University. In Conversation. Man Booker Event. 17.30 FREE

22   Library at GOMA, Glasgow. In Conversation for Book Week Scotland 18.00 FREE

21    Dumbarton Library. In Conversation with Angie Harms for Book Week Scotland. 19.00 FREE

3-4   Xabia Negra, Spain

October

20-21    Festilitt, Parisot, France, details tbc

September

29   Tidelines festival, Harbour Arts Centre, Irvine, 7pm

27   Festival of the Mind, Sheffield University, Speigeltent 2.30pm

23    Bloody Scotland: European Crime Fiction, 11am, Golden Lion, Stirling

21    Bloody Scotland: The Art of Crime Fiction, Keynote for Crime Writing Masterclass, 9.15am, Golden Lion Hotel, Stirling

August

29   Inverclyde Heritage Hub, 2pm, free event

11   Edinburgh International Book Festival, 7.15pm, Spark Theatre, George Street

4    Bute Noir: ‘Is it always a crime?’ with Michael J Malone, 5pm, Print Point, Rothesay

3    Bute Noir: ‘Far Horizons’ with Abir Mukherjee, 6pm, Rothesay Library

July

8    Man Booker 50 Festival: Genre Benders, with Paul Beatty, Eleanor Catton & Deborah Levy, Southbank Centre, London. 11.30am.

8    Man Booker 50 FestivalUsing Your Research, Southbank Centre, London. 4pm.

 

April/May

22-14 May Residency, Ventspils House, Latvia

18     Culture Cafe, Belmont Cinema, Aberdeen. In conversation with Alan Spence 1.30pm

11     Experimental Fiction, Moniack Mhor, Kiltarlity

6-8   Quais du Polar, Lyons, France

March

29   An Evening with. . . Waterstones Islington 6.30pm

25   Aye Write! Mitchell Library, Glasgow 3pm

17-18  Krimimessen Horsens, Denmark

13   Soirée littéraire with translator Julie Sibony, Alliance Française, Glasgow 6pm

    Krimfestivalen, Olso, Norway

February

20  In conversation with Lyndsay Rogers, Conference Centre, Brussels

6-13  Kolkata Book Fair, India

December 2017

5    Visiting Writer Event, Edinburgh University, 18.30

1    Book Week Scotland event, Waterstones, Oban

November

30   Book Group event, Waterstones, Falkirk

29   Book Week Scotland event, Giffnock Library, Glasgow

28   Book Week Scotland event, Shettleston Library, Glasgow

23   In conversation with Sinéad Morrissey, King’s hall, Newcastle University

15   Man Booker Prize Foundation event, Logie Lecture Theatre, University of Stirling

6    Launch event for THE ACCIDENT ON THE A35, Toppings, Bath

2    London launch for THE ACCIDENT ON THE A35, Waterstones Tottenham Court Road

1    Edinburgh launch for THE ACCIDENT ON THE A35 (with Lucy Ribchester),                            Waterstones Princes St