Events & Book Launch Calendar for Hodder & Stoughton

Events

  • 26 Nov
    Melvyn Bragg at the Folkestone Festival

    Folkestone
    7:30pm

    Come and see Melvyn Bragg at the Folkestone Book Festival!The great polymath, broadcaster, author of thirty books, soul-baring novels as well as erudite non-fiction, Lord Bragg tells us about his thrilling fictional recreation of the biggest rebellio ...

  • 21 Nov
    Erin Kelly at Folkestone Literary Festival

    Folkestone
    2:30pm

    Come and see Erin Kelly at the Folkestone Literary Festival!What made The Bridge and its Folkestone-set remake The Tunnel such a phenomenal success? Acclaimed crime writers (and Killer Women members) Erin Kelly, MJ McGrath and Louise Millar unpick th ...

  • 16 Nov
    David Starkey at Chequer Mead East Grinstead

    East Grinstead
    7:30pm

    Come and see David Starkey give a talk on his new book Magna Carta!The UK's leading constitutional historian, known for his forthright views, talks about the 13th century agreement that, imperfect though it was,and radically modified in its first 10 ...

  • 13 Nov
    Andres Wulf at Buxton Festival

    Buxton
    4pm

    Come and see Andres Wulf at the Buxton festival!The Invention of Nature:Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859) is one of the greatest but least well-known explorers and scientists: more things are named after him than anyone else. There are towns, rivers ...

  • 13 Nov
    David Starkey on Magna Carta at the Buxton Festival

    Buxton

    Come and see David Starkey give a talk on his new book Magna Carta at the Buxton Festival!The UK's leading constitutional historian, known for his forthright views, talks about the 13th century agreement that, imperfect though it was,and radically mo ...

  • 10 Nov
    David Starkey at Priors Field School Godalming

    Godalming
    7:30pm

    Come and see David Starkey give a talk on his new book Magna Carta!Well-known historian and television presenter Dr David Starkey will deliver Prior’s Field’s annual founder’s lecture, on Tuesday 10 November 2015. Dr Starkey will ta ...

  • 09 Nov
    Melvyn Bragg at the Chorleywood Memorial Hall

    Chorleywood
    7pm

    Come and get your book, Now is the Time, signed by author Melvyn Bragg at the Chorleywood Memorial Hall!Where: Chorleywood Memorial Hall, Chorleywood, HertfordshireWhen: 7pmOn: Monday 9th November 2015To reserve a signed copy please contact the Chorl ...

  • 04 Nov
    David Starkey at Haverhill Arts Centre

    Haverhill
    7:30pm

    Come and see David Starkey give a talk on his new book Magna Carta!The UK’s leading constitutional historian, known for his forthright views, talks about the 13th century agreement that, imperfect though it was, and radically modified in its fi ...

  • 31 Oct
    David Starkey at Wyllyotts Centre

    Hertfordshire
    8pm

    Come and see David Starkey give a talk on his new book Magna Carta!The UK’s leading constitutional historian, known for his forthright views, talks about the 13th century agreement that, imperfect though it was, and radically modified in its fi ...

  • 29 Oct
    John Julius Norwich at Canterbury Festival

    Canterbury
    5:30pm

    Come and see John Julius Norwich giving a talk on his new book Sicily!Sicily has been invaded and fought over by Phoenicians and Greeks, Carthaginians and Romans, Goths and Byzantines, Arabs and Normans, Germans, Spaniards and the French for thousand ...

  • 27 Oct
    Vaseem Khan at Wallingford Bookshop

    Wallingford
    7:30pm

    Come and see Vaseem Khan giving a bookshop talk on his new book, The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra! Where:The Wallingford Bookshop, 9A St Martin's St, Wallingford OX10 0ALWhen: 7.30pmOn: Tuesday 27th October 2015For more information or t ...

  • 25 Oct
    Melvyn Bragg at Harrogate History Festival

    Harrogate
    11:30am

    Come and see Melvyn Bragg talking on his new novel Now is the Time at Harrogate Literary Festival!Where: The Old Swan Hotel Harrogate, Swan Rd, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG1 2SRWhen: 11.30amOn: Sunday 25th October 2015Tickets: £11 + £1.7 ...

  • 23 Oct
    Saul David at Dorchester Literary Festival

    Dorchester
    4:30pm

    Come and see Saul David at the Dorchester Literary Festival! This is the true story of the raid on Entebbe, the greatest special forces’ operation of the 20th century, and the first shot in the West’s long war against international terror ...

  • 23 Oct
    Gyles Brandreth at Canterbury Festival

    Canterbury
    5:30pm

    Come and see Gyles Brandreth talking on new book Word Play!'No matter how eloquently a dog may bark, he cannot tell you that his parents were poor but honest.' Only words can do that. Language is power. Words are magic.  Join Gyles Brandreth, wi ...

  • 22 Oct
    Melvyn Bragg at Bookends Carlisle

    Carlisle
    7:30pm

    Come to a signing with Melvyn Bragg at Bookends Carlisle!Melvyn Bragg will introduce his new novel Now is the Time which is set during the Peasants' Revolt of 1381, a pivotal moment in England's history.Where: Bookends, 56 Castle Street, Carlisle CA3 ...

  • 22 Oct
    Irving Finkel will talk about The Ark Before Noah at Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

    Canterbury
    5:30pm

    Come and meet Irving Finkel speak on his new release The Ark before Noah: Decoding the Story of the Flood!In 1985, a member of the public walked into the British Museum with an ancient Babylonian clay tablet the size of a mobile phone. Irving Finkel, ...

  • 20 Oct
    Anthony Sattin at Canterbury Festival

    Canterbury
    5:30pm

    Come and see Anthony Sattin at the Canterbury Festival! Anthony Sattin on 'Young Lawrence, a Portrait of the Legend as a Young Man'T.E. Lawrence was one of the most charismatic characters of the First World War; a young archaeologist who fought with ...

  • 19 Oct
    David Starkey at St. George's Bristol

    Bristol
    7:30pm

    The UK’s leading constitutional historian, known for his forthright views, talks about the 13th century agreement that, imperfect though it was, and radically modified in its first ten years, limited for the first time the power of the monarch ...

  • 18 Oct
    Joann Fletcher at the BBC History Weekend

    Malmesbury
    12:15pm

    Joann will be talking about her new BBC Two series, which looks beyond the pyramids and Tutankhamun to examine new discoveries covering an astonishing 20,000 years of history. She will also reveal personal stories of everyday people far beyond the fa ...

  • 17 Oct
    Saul David at Malmesbury History Weekend

    Malmesbury
    3:30pm

    Come and see Saul David at the Malmesbury History Weekend!Operation Thunderbolt: Flight 139 and the Raid on EntebbeSaul will use classified documents from archives in four countries and interviews with key participants to tell the story of the famous ...