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

Updated 4th Jan 2023: Various updates


Swansea Book Festival
April 29th 2023. Part of the all-new Swansea Book Fest, organised by Holly over at the Upstart Crow Book Shop. 13:00 - 14:00, with signing

Swansea Comic and Gaming Convention
May 13-14 2023. Two day event. I'll be doing talks about books, writing, stuff like that. More information to follow.

Jodiworld, Jodi Taylor's one-person conference.
June 2-4 2023 at the Doubletree Hilton in Coventry. More info TBA

Highworth Literature Festival
12th August 2023 Near Swindon. Speaking event 7:00 - 9:00 PM More details TBA



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.