Forthcoming Events

9781911077886Waterstones Piccadilly
Taking flight with the Dragons: An Evening with Cornelia Funke
Piccadilly, London

I’m very excited to be interviewing Cornelia Funke – worldwide bestselling author of Inkheart – about her books Dragon Rider and new The Griffin’s Feather at Waterstones Piccadilly! Expect fairy-tales, fantastic animals, and lots of creative inspiration for all ages.

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YALC 2017
London Olympia

I’m thrilled to be chairing four panel events at YALC (the Young Adult Literature Convention) this year:

  • Friday 29 July, 12 noon – Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story – a historical fiction panel with authors Juno Dawson, Catherine Johnson and Elizabeth Wein
  • Friday 29 July, 5pm – We Love Buffy – celebrating the 20th anniversary of Buffy the Vampire Slayer with authors Laure Eve, Alison Goodman, Stefan Mohammed, Non Pratt and Harriet Reuter Hapgood.
  • Saturday 30 July, 10am – Who Runs the World? Panel discussion with authors Tanya Byrne, Virginia Bergin, Claire Hennessy and Holly Smale.
  • Saturday 30 July, 5pm – The Books that Made Me with Joanne Harris, VE Schwab and Laini Taylor.

Visit the website for the full weekend schedule and ticket information.

kw_painteddragon_cov_onlyEdinburgh International Book Festival
Mysterious Crimes: Sarah Rubin & Katherine Woodfine
Bailie Gifford Corner Theatre

Join me and Sarah for this event in Edinburgh, exploring the dangerous and puzzling cases in the Alice Jones series, and uncovering the mysterious disappearance of a priceless painting in The Painted Dragon.

Find out more

Find a full list of my previous events here.

Want to invite me to visit your school, library or festival? I’m currently fully booked for the rest of this school year, but for events from September 2017 onwards, you can contact me here!


The Painted Dragon on tour

From Birmingham to Dublin to Salford and more – I’ve been on the road for lots of events to celebrate The Painted Dragon!


Celebrating The Painted Dragon

An evening to celebrate the launch of The Painted Dragon at High Street Kensington Waterstones


Looking back on 2016

Looking back on a very busy and exciting 2016!