Author Events & Book Launch Calendar for Hodder & Stoughton Pubilshers

Events

  • 25 Feb
    Sally Magnusson at Toppings & Co St. Andrews

    St. Andrews
    7:30pm

    n this compassionate and honest account of the effects of dementia on a family, award-winning author and broadcaster Sally Magnusson has created a moving tribute to her mother, highly-regarded journalist Mamie Baird Magnusson, and contributed to the ...

  • 25 Feb
    Sally Magnusson at the Western Club - hosted by TC Young

    Glasgow
    10:30am

    Scottish broadcaster and author Sally Magnusson cared with her two sisters for their mother Mamie during many years of living with dementia. Sad and funny, wise and honest, her memoir, WHERE MEMORIES GO is a deeply intimate account of insidious losse ...

  • 24 Feb
    Sally Magnusson at Palmerston Place Church

    Edinburgh

    Scottish broadcaster and author Sally Magnusson cared with her two sisters for their mother Mamie during many years of living with dementia. Sad and funny, wise and honest, her memoir, WHERE MEMORIES GO is a deeply intimate account of insidious losse ...

  • 21 Feb
    Sally Magnusson at Elgin Library

    Elgin
    3pm

    Sally Magnusson will be appearing at Elgin Library on Saturday, 21st February 2015 at 2.30pm. She will be talking about her book - Where Memories Go.  This book is about how her and her family coped with their mother as she struggled with dement ...

  • 21 Feb
    Kirsty Wark at Pitlochry Winter Words Festival

    Pitlochry
    4:30pm

    Elizabeth Pringle lived all her long life on Arran, but did anyone really know her? In her will, she leaves her beloved house, Holmlea, to a stranger - a young mother she'd seen pushing a pram down the road over thirty years ago. It now falls to Mart ...

  • 18 Feb
    Sally Magnusson at Killermont Church

    Bearsden
    7pm

    Sally Magnusson is coming to Killermont on February 18th 2015, to speak about her book Where Memories Go, which talks of her mother's dementia and how it affected their family. Ceartas, the dementia group we link with at De Cafe will also be there. T ...

  • 17 Feb
    Sally Magnusson at Kinning Park Church

    Glasgow
    7pm

    Scottish broadcaster and author Sally Magnusson cared with her two sisters for their mother Mamie during many years of living with dementia. Sad and funny, wise and honest, her memoir, WHERE MEMORIES GO is a deeply intimate account of insidious losse ...

  • 10 Feb
    Sally Magnusson at Ventnor Botanic Gardens

    Isle of Wight
    11:30am

    Lunch with Sally MagnussonMeet author Sally Magnusson who will be on site to introduce her moving memoir over lunch in The Plantation Room This is a unique opportunity to hear Sally Magnusson's story and to meet her over a delicious three course lunc ...

  • 09 Feb
    Sally Magnusson at Bembridge Sailing Club

    Isle of Wight

    Sally Magnusson speaking on her book ‘Where Memories Go’Bembridge Sailing ClubMonday February 9thAward winning Journalist and Broadcaster, Sally Magnusson, daughter of Magnus Magnussonand Mamie Baird Magnusson presents her moving yet amus ...

  • 07 Feb
    Sally Magnusson at Atkinson Pryce Literary Lunch

    Biggar
    12:30pm

    A literary lunch with Sally Magnusson, author of "Where Memories Go". Journalist, broadcaster and author Sally Magnusson will be our guest at the Elphinstone Hotel for the launch of the paperback edition of her excellent book "Where Memories Go: Why ...

  • 01 Dec
    Wendy Cope at 5x15

    London

    Wendy CopeLife, love and the Archers Wendy Cope was born in Erith, Kent. After university she worked for fifteen years as a primary-school teacher in London. Her first collection of poems, Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis, was published in 1986. In 198 ...

  • 01 Dec
    Michael Rosen at 5x15

    The Tanermacle, 34-35 Powis Square, London
    7pm

    Michael Rosen was born in 1946 in North London. There are several letters after his name: MA Oxon (he read English at Oxford); Ph.D (in reading and writing); and various honorary titles including D Lit (Doctor of Letters fro m the University of the W ...

  • 27 Nov
    Paul Younger at John Smith's Bookshop - Book Launch for All That Matters: Energy

    Glasgow
    5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Book Launch   Prof Paul Younger FREng, University of Glasgow will be launching his new book Energy: All that Matters at John Smith's Bookshop at teh University of Glasgow. There will be a free wine reception Energy: All That Matters offers insig ...

  • 26 Nov
    Paul Younger at Milngavie Library - Book Week Scotland 2014

    Milngavie
    7pm

    How will Scotland meet its renewable targets in the decades to come? What will be the balance between wind power and nuclear power and what part will fracking play?  Come along and hear from Paul Younger, Professor of Energy Engineering at Glasg ...

  • 20 Nov
    Wendy Cope at Topping & Company Booksellers

    St Mary's Church, Ely
    7:30pm

    In Wendy’s latest work,  Life, Love and the Archers,  we meet an eclectic collection of her literary creations – from the Enid-Blyton-obsessed schoolgirl, the ambivalent daughter, the amused teacher, the sensitive journalist, th ...

  • 18 Nov
    Wendy Cope at Off The Shelf Festival

    Sheffield
    7:30pm

    Life, Love and the Archers with Wendy Cope at Union of Students' AuditoriumWith her sharp eye for human foibles and unfailing sense of humour, Wendy Cope is one of the nation’s best loved poets. Now she has released a prose collection – a ...

  • 15 Nov
    Wendy Cope at Chorleywood Literary Festival

    Memorial Hall, Chorleywood

    Wendy Cope – Life, Love and the ArchersMemorial Hall Common Road Chorleywood WD3 5LNAn exciting prose collection from beloved poet Wendy Cope. A book for anyone who’s ever fallen in love, tried to give up smoking, or consoled themselves t ...

  • 15 Nov
    Sally Magnusson at Wordplay Festival

    Lerwick, Shetland Islands
    7:30pm

    Where Memories Go: Why Dementia Changes Everything’ with Sally MagnussonJoin award winning author, journalist and broadcaster, Sally Magnusson as she talks about dementia and delivers a passionate call to arms for change.Chronicling the sadness ...

  • 14 Nov
    Emma Bridgewater at Petworth Festival

    Leconfield Hall, Petworth

    45 minute interview with Petworth Festival's Artistic Director, Stewart Collins, followed by an opportunity for questions and answers. Emma will then be available to sign copies of her book.Since establishing her pottery business 28 years ago, Emma B ...

  • 14 Nov
    Michael Rosen at Folkestone Book Festival

    The Quarterhouse, 49 Tontine Street, Folkestone
    7pm

    Learning can be much more fun - and former children's laureate, million-selling author, broadcaster, father of five and all-round National Treasure, Michael Rosen wants to show you how.'The way we are taught is rigidly divided into subjects that were ...