John Connolly author of A Song of Shadows visits Reading

John Connolly, author of the Charlie Parker series of thriller novels was in Reading on April 14 to meet his fans and sign books at Waterstones. A Song of Shadows is the 14th book in the series. “Actually the 13th story was a little novella kind of thing, just to avoid superstition.” he laughed. “I’m…

American fantasy author Peter V Brett was in Reading on Friday April 10 signing his latest book ‘The Skull

Throne’, fourth book in the ‘Demon Cycle’ series. The Demon Cycle books take the reading into an alternative universe filled with darkness, demons and of course, heroes. “The first book that I read that didn’t have any pictures in it was the Hobbit.” Peter said. “Sometimes I wonder if I had picked up Sherlock Holmes or…

‘I want to write for me’: AF Harrold reveals his secrets

The author of the smash-hit Fizzelbert Stump series of books is from Reading .. and he’s just released his latest children’s tale, The Imaginary. We caught up with AF Harrold to find out where his inspirations come from in this amazing interview.…

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Justin tumbles into town for book signing

Childrens’ television favourite Justin Fletcher tumbled into town today for a book signing at the Waterstone’s store in the Oracle. Justin, also known more affectionately to his fans as “Mr Tumble” was hosting a special book signing of “Justin’s Rhyme Time” and “Justin’s Chuckle Time” much to the delight of his younger fans who had…