• Posts Tagged ‘Fantasycon’

    Writing What You Want Or Writing For Living?

    by  • September 22, 2010 • Publishing, Writing • 4 Comments

    At Fantasycon 2010 this past weekend, I moderated a panel discussing the tightrope authors have to walk between writing what they want and maintaining a commercial career in the current tough publishing environment. For anyone aspiring to be an author, it’s essential listening: Powered by Podbean.com (The sound quality may not be great in...

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    Booksigning & Fantasycon

    by  • September 3, 2010 • Appearances • 0 Comments

    Tomorrow, Saturday September 4, I’ll be signing books at Waterstone’s Burton-on-Trent branch in Cooper’s Square from 11am. Then I’ll be putting in an appearance at the annual British Fantasy Society convention, Fantasycon, on Saturday September 18 at the Britannia Hotel in Nottingham.

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    by  • September 15, 2009 • Book News • 0 Comments

    A quick reminder that I will be attending the UK’s British Fantasy Society convention, FantasyCon, in Nottingham on Saturday (September 19). I’ll be signing copies of a new BFS anthology at around 5pm. It features a new short story of mine – Deadhouse Steps – but it’s only available to BFS members – free,...

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    Fantasycon 2009 Guests Announced

    by  • March 4, 2009 • Fantasy • 2 Comments

    The British Fantasy Society has announced the guests for its annual Fantasycon convention, this year to be held in Nottingham, UK, over the weekend of September 18 – 20. They are: Jasper Fforde, the genre-blurring author of the Tuesday Next series and the Nursery Crime series Brian Clemens, the TV legend behind The Avengers,...

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    Fantasycon Bits and Pieces

    by  • October 1, 2006 • Miscellaneous • 0 Comments

    Everything the Americans say about Brit convention goers is usually true. Case in point: the Britannia Hotel ordered an extra week’s booze to cope with Fantasycon XXX in Nottingham. It was polished off on the Friday night… Away from the main hall: …2000 AD comics writer Simon Spurrier offering to slip the tongue to...

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    Hounds of Avalon Award Nomination

    by  • August 21, 2006 • Book News • 0 Comments

    My novel The Hounds of Avalon has been shortlisted in the Best Novel category for this year’s British Fantasy Awards. That makes five out of the last six books that have been shortlisted for Best Novel, which must be some kind of record. (Also, no wins, which must also be a record on the...

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