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appearances
As usual, please call the venue to check times and dates before you set out just in case I am kidnapped by badgers, eager to promote their dangerous monochrome agenda.

Updated 23rd Nov 2018: Booth's Bookshop Event Cancelled




2018



Saturday 24th Nov 2018.
Hay-on-Wye, Bookshop Cafe, 5PM.
Jasper Fforde and Barbara Erskine in conversation.
In conjunction with the Hay Winter Events Portfolio. Confirmation and details TBA

Booth's Bookshop event CANCELLED. Apologies, everyone.





2019



Jan 16th 2019:
Cardiff Library Talk
Held at Rhydypennau Library, CF23 6EG. Doors open at 7.00pm, talk starts at 7.30pm. URL and ticketing details when I get them.



Monday, February 18, 2019
Washington, DC: Politics & Prose Bookstore
7:00PM 5015 CONNECTICUT AVE NW WASHINGTON, DC 20008
Their Website is here.


Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Raleigh, NC: Quail Ridge Books
7:00 PM 4209 LASSITER MILL RD, STE 100 RALEIGH, NC 27609
Their Website is here.


Wednesday, February 20th 2019
St. Louis, MO: Ethical Society of St. Louis
7:00PM 9001 CLAYTON RD ST. LOUIS, MO 63117
Their Website is here.


Thursday, February 21st 2019
Houston, TX: Murder by the Book
6:30PM 2342 BISSONNET ST HOUSTON, TX 77005
Their Website is here.


Friday, February 22nd, 2019
Austin, TX: BookPeople
7:00PM 603 N LAMAR BLVD AUSTIN, TX 78703-5413
Their Website is here.


Sunday, February 24th, 2019
Seattle, WA: Third Place Books
6:00PM 17171 BOTHELL WAY NE, STE A101 LAKE FOREST PARK, WA 98155
Their Website is here.


Monday, February 25th, 2019
San Francisco, CA: Rakestraw Books
7:00PM 3 RAILROAD AVE DANVILLE, CA 94526
Their Website is here.




March 4th - 10th:
Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, Dubai, UAE
Full panel and talk details in the fullness of time. Website is here.



25th-26th May 2019, Swindon, UK:
Fforde Ffiesta VIII, Swindon, UK.
These Festivals are held biannually and oh, what fun we have! International visitors welcome. Their Website is here.




FUTURE ENGAGEMENTS



March 02031:   Asteroid belt and Saturn (technology permitting) More details TBA.
October 02042:   81-year-old Fforde talks to other members of old people's home: "I used to be a novelist, no really, I did. Is it lunchtime?" More details TBA.
July 02175:   Semi-lifelike cloned Ffordesque replicant to tour Gamma Quadrant in the Cygnus Cluster. More details TBA.
Setember 03431:   Much improved Fforde cloned back to life to face execution for sedition; all works consigned to erasure.
Janfebry 008910:   Last evidence of Fforde's books vanish forever with the removal of the 'Formerly Thursday Street' plaque from what is now W23-61 Rd in the conurbation known as EuroWest-79.
00012972:    Visiting archeologists from Thraal-7 discover incomplete copy of Well of Lost Plots from excavation in landfill. Deciphering takes seven hundred years and a further four hundred years of academic scrutiny before being accepted as historical fact.