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appearances
I update this page quite often so check back now and again. As usual, please call the venue to check times and dates before you set out just in case I get struck by lightning or something.

Updated 16th July 2014: Philly and Boston have swapped places - 9th and 10th.




2014



October: USA Publication of DS-3: The Eye of Zoltar

Two week tour in the USA

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7 Miami, FL
7 pm
Books & Books
265 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
305.442.4408
Books and Books

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9 Philadelphia, PA
7pm
Barnes and Noble #2697
210 Commerce Blvd
Fairless Hills, PA 19030
215.269.0442
Barnes and Noble Store 2697

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10 Boston, MA
7 pm
Brookline Booksmith
279 Harvard Street
Brookline MA 02446-2908
617.566.6660
Brookline Booksmith

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11 Cincinnati, OH
Books by the Banks
Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm St

Cincinnati, OH 45202 Books by the Banks

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 12 Nashville, TN
Southern Festival of Books
War Memorial Plaza
Nashville, TN
Southern Festival of Books

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 14 Austin, TX
7 pm
BookPeople
603 North Lamar
Austin, Texas 78703
512-472-5050
BookPeople

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15 Houston, TX
7 pm
Brazos Bookstore
2421 Bissonnet Street
Houston, Texas 77005
713-523-0701
Brazos Bookstore

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16 Oxford, MS
4 pm
Square Books, Jr.
111 Courthouse Square
Oxford, MS 38655
662-236-2207
Square Books, Jr.

6 pm Thacker Mountain Radio live broadcast
Off Square Books
129 Courthouse Square
Oxford, MS 38655
662-236-2828
Thacker Mountain Radio

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18 Saratoga Springs, NY
5 pm
Northshire Bookstore
424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
518-682-4200
Northshire Bookstore


Saturday October 25th: Bristolcon 2014, Bristol, UK.

Fforde Appearing at Southern England's Premier One Day SF and Fantasy Convention.

Doubletree Hotel (formerly Ramada), Bristol.

Panels, talks, reading. Website: Bristolcon



November 13th - 16th: Wordplay 2014, Shetland Islands.

Tentative booking to appear at the 14th annual festival, held on one of the UK's most delightful group of islands.

Website: Wordplay 2014



2015


March 2015, Dubai, UAE:
Emirate Airlines Festival of Literature - possible appearance, TBC




May 2015, Swindon:
Fforde Ffiesta V - Ten year anniversary event, 23-24th May





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.