Steyning Bookshop, West Sussex

Wednesday, 28th June 2017 - 7:30pm

Celebrate Independent Booksellers’ Week at the wonderful Steyning Bookshop. Tickets and more info here



Chorleywood Books at Chenies Manor

Thursday, 6th July 2017 - 7:00pm

I’ll be sharing a platform with novelist and fellow Prime Writer Vanessa Lafaye for this event in the gorgeous surroundings of Chenies Manor. Author Antonia Honeywell will chair. Book chat plus Pimms on the lawn! Ticket info here



Horsham Festival

Tuesday, 11th July 2017 - 7:00pm

Join me at Horsham Library to hear more about the historical events that inspired The Faithful, and its West Sussex setting. Tickets £4 from Horsham library, wine and nibbles will be provided! More details here.



Chichester Library

Thursday, 19th October 2017

Details soon!

Recent Events

June 2017 Launch of The Faithful at Chichester Waterstones. Loose Muse at Winchester Discovery Centre March 2017 Cubitt Town library to celebrate Women’s History Month October 2016 ‘War & the Writer’ Prime Writers panel, Hillingdon Libraries, with authors Lissa Evans, Antonia Honeywell, Jason Hewitt and Alison Layland. May 2016 Steyning Festival with author Alex Hourston May 2016 Haywards Heath library with author Isabel Ashdown November 2015 ‘Writing the Way Home’ with authors Niyati Keni and Suzy Joinson at Worthing Library October 2015 Storrington Library, West Sussex September 2015 Paddington Book Festival, London August 2015 Flash fiction at Little Fishes story cabaret, Lewes June 2015 ‘Duty and Desire’ at Kensington Central Library, London June 2015 ‘Secrets, Lies and Twists of Fate’ with author Isabel Ashdown at Bognor Regis Library April 2015 World Book Night celebration at Worthing Library

2014 events included…

Waterstones Horsham (September 2014)

Amazing 100+ crowd for the paperback launch of Before the Fall.

Short Stories Aloud in Oxford (September 2014)

Brilliant event with Jessie Burton, hosted by Sarah Franklin.

Chiswick Literary Festival (September 2014)

Loved sharing the platform with Lizzie Speller and meeting event chair Torin Douglas.

Flitwick Library (October 2014)

With Rob Ryan, and the most welcoming librarians imaginable. Thanks again for the cut-out collage!

Chichester University (October 2014)

Such a privilege to return to Chichester University for a Q & A with Zoe Gilbert, hosted by Professor Alison MacLeod.

Bridport Book Shop (October 2014)

Delighted to visit my favourite Dorset town for a talk and signing at this fab independent book store.

Book Lovers' Supper Club (November 2014)

Stories and food - the perfect evening. Lovely to meet Bryony Hill and Melanie Whitehouse.

Bedfont Library, West London (November 2014)

Great fun to chat with author Jean Fullerton and the ladies of Bedfont book clubs.