August events with HarperVoyager

We have a huge array of events taking place in August, as our authors from near and far gather in the UK for LonCon3, the 72nd World Science Fiction Convention in London. On this page, you can find a list of all of our author events, and we’ll try to update it as regularly as we can when new events get added in.

The Voyager team will also be in the Dealers’ Room at LonCon. We’ll be hosting a series of special events with our authors throughout the con (look out for more details soon), and you might get the chance to pick up a freebie or two, so make sure you pop along and say hello!

9th August:

1pm: Robin Hobb signing at Waterstones Reading Oracle, 12 Holy Brook Mall, The Oracle, RG1 2AQ. For more information please contact the store on: 0118 950 3400

7pm: Robin Hobb talk at Waterstones Birmingham, 128 New Street, Birmingham B2 4DB. For tickets and more information please contact the store on: 0121 631 4333

10th August:

1pm: Robin Hobb signing at Waterstones Sheffield, 24-26 Orchard Square, Sheffield, S1 2FB. For more information please contact the store on: 0114 272 8971

6pm: Robin Hobb talk at Waterstones Liverpool Waterstones Liverpool One, 12 College Lane, L1 3DL. For tickets and more information please contact the store on: 0151 709 9820

11th August:

7pm: Robin Hobb talk at Waterstone’s, 15 Coney Street, York, YO1 9QL. For tickets and more information please contact the store on: 01904 620784

8pm: George R.R. Martin will headline the main stage at the Edinburgh Festival

12th August:

3pm: George RR Martin’s second sell out Edinburgh Festival event

6-9pm: Fantasy in the Court, featuring Joe Abercrombie, Goldsboro Books, Cecil Court, London

6pm: Robin Hobb signing at Forbidden Planet, 179 Shaftesbury Ave, London. For more information please contact the store on: 020 7420 3666

13th August:

6:30pm: Grim Gathering – Fantasy Faction event, featuring Joe Abercrombie, Mark Lawrence and Peter V. Brett, Waterstones Kensington, 100 Charing Cross Road, London

14th August

12pm: LONCON Opening Ceremony, featuring Robin Hobb, Excel Centre

1.30pm-3pm: LONCON: The Changing Face of the Urban Fantastic with Robin Hobb, Capital Suite 13, Excel Centre

2pm: Peter V Brett signing at Forbidden Planet London Megastore

3pm: LONCON: A Conversation with George R. R. Martin, Connie Willis, and Paul Cornell,
Capital Suite 7+12, Excel Centre

3pm-4.30pm: LONCON: Kim Stanley Robinson reading, Capital Suite 10, Excel Centre

4.30pm-6pm: LONCON: Ideology versus Politics in Science Fiction, with Kim Stanley Robinson, Capital Suite 9, Excel Centre

4.30: LONCON: What’s In a Name? with Robin Hobb, Capital Suite 7+12, Excel Centre

7pm: LONCON: Time in the Novel, with Kim Stanley Robinson, Capital Suite 14, Excel Centre

15th August:

10am-11am: LONCON: Peter V. Brett signing, Exhibits Hall Signing Space, Excel Centre

11am: LONCON: George R.R. Martin reading, Auditorium, Excel Centre

11am: LONCON: The Pleasures of a Good, Long Info-Dump, with Kim Stanley Robinson, Capital Suite 7+12, Excel Centre

12pm: LONCON: Kaffeeklatsch with Joe Abercrombie and Connie Willis, London Suite 4, Excel Centre

1pm: LONCON: Literary Beer with Peter V. Brett, The Library, Excel Centre

1.30pm-3pm: LONCON: Fantasy and Medievalism, with Robin Hobb, Capital Suite 7+12, Excel Centre

2pm: LONCON: Kaffeeklatsch with Kim Stanley Robinson and Chris Beckett, London Suite 4, Excel Centre

5pm: LONCON: Kaffeeklatsch with Robin Hobb and Elisabeth Vonarburg, London Suite 4, Excel Centre

6pm: LONCON: Liveship Trading: Fantasy Economics, with Robin Hobb, Capital Suite 8, Excel Centre

16th August:

9am: LONCON: Stroll with the Stars, with Robin Hobb. Front of Aloft, Excel Centre

10am: LONCON: The Politics of Utopia, with Kim Stanley Robinson, Capital Suite 10, Excel Centre

11am: LONCON: Right Here, Write Now, with Robin Hobb, London Suite 3, Excel Centre

11am: LONCON: Famous Writers Who Have Written YA, with Joe Abercrombie, Capital Suite 15, Excel Centre

12pm: LONCON: George R.R. Martin signing, Boulevard Signing Space, Excel Centre

12pm: LONCON: Climate Change Narratives, with Kim Stanley Robinson, Capital Suite 7+12, Excel Centre

12pm-1.30pm: LONCON: The Road Goes Ever On and On: the Wheel of Time, with Peter V. Brett, Capital, Suite 14, Excel Centre

1:30pm: LONCON: Joe Abercrombie signing, Boulevard Signing Space, Excel Centre

3pm: LONCON: Worldbuilding Masterclass, with Robin Hobb, South Gallery 33, Excel Centre

3pm-4.30pm: LONCON: Coode Street 200, with Kim Stanley Robinson, Capital Suite 8+11, Excel Centre

6pm: LONCON: I Before They, Except After You, with Robin Hobb, Capital Suite 2, Excel Centre

6pm: LONCON: Writing 101: Young Adult and Middle Grade Fiction, with Joe Abercrombie, Capital Suite 5, Excel Centre

7pm: LONCON: Meet the New King: Same as the Old King, with Joe Abercrombie, Capital Suite 14, Excel Centre

17th August:

11am: LONCON: Food Politics, with Robin Hobb, Capital Suite 3, Excel Centre

12pm: LONCON, Game of Thrones with George R.R. Martin, Second Stage, Excel Centre

12:30pm: LONCON: Joe Abercrombie reading, London Suite 1, Excel Centre

1.30pm-3pm: LONCON: An Interview with Robin Hobb, Second Stage, Excel Centre

1.30pm: LONCON: Kim Stanley Robinson signing, Boulevard Signing Space, Excel Centre

4:30pm: LONCON: Book Covers: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly, with Joe Abercrombie, Capital Suite 4, Excel Centre

5pm: LONCON: Signing with Robin Hobb, Boulevard Signing Space, Excel Centre

6pm: LONCON: These Are Not the Elves You’re Looking For, with Peter V. Brett, Capital Suite 14, Excel Centre

18th August:

10am: LONCON: Robin Hobb reading, Capital Suite 9, Excel Centre

1.30pm: LONCON: When Assassins Didn’t Need to Be Hooded, with Robin Hobb, Capital Suite 8, Excel Centre

19th August:

7:30pm: George R.R. Martin and Robin Hobb in conversation, London

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