It’s going to be such an amazing couple of weeks for fantasy and other book events thanks to all the amazing authors that are drawn in by Nineworlds and LonCon!
If you are like me and can’t make it to either, here are several ‘in between’ the cons events that will be happening:
Tuesday, 12 August
Fantasy in the Court at Goldsboro Books
Robin Hobb at Forbidden Planet
Wednesday, 13 August
Gollancz Festival at Waterstones Piccadilly and online throughout the day
Angry Robot and Titan Books Invasion at Forbidden Planet
Fantasy Faction’s Grim Gathering at Waterstones Kensington
Thursday, 14 August
In conversation with David Levithan and James Dawson at Waterstones Piccadilly
Seconds Launch Party with Bryan Lee O’Malley at Gosh
Friday, 15 August
Lauren Oliver at Hatchards Piccadilly
Saturday, 16 August
Comica Firecat Comiket: Independent Comics Market at The British Library
Sunday, 17 August
Blogger meet with Victoria Schwab and Amie Kaufman (email me if you are interested in coming)
Tuesday, 19 August
George RR Martin in conversation with Robin Hobb at Freemasons’ Hall
Thursday, 28 August
Maureen Johnson and Sarah Rees Brennan at Waterstones Piccadilly
If I’ve missed something, please let me know and I can add it to the list!
Which events will you be hitting up in August? Either here or the rest of the UK?
I will be going to most of these (at least trying to run around like a headless chicken trying to go to as many as possible), so if you see me do say hi! I think it will be an exciting month and I can’t wait!