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2016


Tuesday, March 29 at 6:30 p.m.
DUBLIN
John Connolly launches A Time of Torment
The Gutter Bookshop
Cow's Lane
Dublin 8

Saturday, April 2 at 11:00 a.m.
LYON, FRANCE
Quais du Polar
Palais du Commerce—Salle Tony Garnier
"Post-War: When the Veteran Returns to His Repelled Country," a panel discussion with Jon Bassoff, Craig Johnson, Hervé Le Corre, and Antonin Varrere, moderated by Françoise Monnet

Sunday, April 3 at 10:00 a.m.
LYON, FRANCE
Quais du Polar
Palais du Commerce—Salle Ampère
"Black Magic: Legends, Rites, and Beliefs in Crime Fiction," a panel discussion with Kangni Alem, Richard Hoskins, Alexis Ragougneau, and Dolores Redondo, moderated by Élise Lépine

Monday, April 4 at 4:30 p.m.
DUBLIN
"Connolly at Connolly"
John Connolly signs A Time of Torment
Easons—Connolly Station
Amiens Street
Dublin 1
Hodder Ireland will be distributing A Time of Torment travel pass holders throughout the day.

Wednesday, April 6 at 6:00 p.m.
CORK
John Connolly discusses and signs A Time of Torment
Waterstones
69 Patrick Street
Cork

Thursday, April 7 at 6:00 p.m.
BELFAST
John Connolly discusses and signs A Time of Torment
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
No Alibis Bookstore is selling tickets and books for this event; please contact them for more information.

Monday, April 11 at 1:00 p.m.
BIRMINGHAM
John Connolly discusses and signs A Time of Torment
Shard End Library
The Shard
All Saints Square
Shard End Crescent
Shard End
Birmingham B34 7AG

Monday, April 11 at 7:00 p.m.
SHREWSBURY
John Connolly discusses and signs A Time of Torment
Shrewsbury Library
Castlegate
Shrewsbury SY1 2AS

Tuesday, April 12 at 1:00 p.m.
BIRMINGHAM
John Connolly signs A Time of Torment
Waterstones
24 High Street
Birmingham B47 SL

Tuesday, April 12 at 7:00 p.m.
WARWICK
John Connolly discusses and signs A Time of Torment
Square Wine (note new event location!)
9A Market Place
CV34 4SA
Warwick Books will sell books and is sponsoring the event; please contact them for ticket information.

Wednesday, April 13 at 1:00 p.m.
CARDIFF
John Connolly signs A Time of Torment
Waterstones
2a The Hayes
Cardiff CF10 1WB

Wednesday, April 13 at 7:00 p.m.
DORCHESTER
John Connolly discusses and signs A Time of Torment
Waterstones
45-46 South Street
Dorchester DT1 1DQ

Thursday, April 14 at 12:30 p.m.
BASINGSTOKE
John Connolly signs A Time of Torment
Waterstones
Festival Place
Basingstoke RG21 7BE

Thursday, April 14 at 8:00 p.m.
LETCHWORTH GARDEN CITY
John Connolly discusses and signs A Time of Torment
David's Bookshop
14 Eastcheap
Letchworth Garden City SG6 3DE

Friday, April 15 at 7:00 p.m.
MANCHESTER
John Connolly discusses and signs A Time of Torment
Waterstones
91 Deansgate
Manchester M3 2BW

Saturday, April 16 at 12:00 noon
LIVERPOOL
John Connolly signs A Time of Torment
Waterstones Liverpool One
12 College Lane
Liverpool L1 3DL

Saturday, April 16 at 1:00 p.m.
LIVERPOOL
John Connolly discusses and signs A TIME OF TORMENT, followed by panel discussions on crime fiction. Tickets for this afternoon-long program are £8/£7, available from the Bluecoat Centre.
Crime Fiction at the Bluecoat Centre
School Lane
Liverpool L1 3BX
0151 702 5324
info@thebluecoat.org.uk

Sunday, April 17 at 12:00 noon
CHESTER
John Connolly signs A Time of Torment
Waterstones
14 Eastgate Row
Chester CH1 1LF

Monday, April 18 at 1:00 p.m.
HUDDERSFIELD
John Connolly signs A Time of Torment
Waterstones
12-13 Kingsgate Centre
Huddersfield HD1 2QB

Monday, April 18 at 7:00 p.m.
HULL
John Connolly in conversation with David Mark
Waterstones
Grand Buildings, Jameson Street
Hull HU1 3JX

Tuesday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m.
ELY
John Connolly discusses and signs A Time of Torment
Topping & Co., Ely
9 Highstreet
Ely CB7 4IJ

Wednesday, April 20 at 7:30 p.m.
GILLINGHAM
John Connolly discusses and signs A Time of Torment
Medway Gillingham Library
High Street
Gillingham ME7 1 BG

Thursday, April 21 at 7:00 p.m.
UCKFIELD
Uckfield Library
75 High Street
Uckfield, East Sussex
0345 608 0196
Tickets £3.50, including wine!

Wednesday, May 11 at 7:00 p.m.
BELFAST
Mark Billingham in conversation with John Connolly
No Alibis Bookstore
83 Botanic Avenue
Belfast
+44 (0)28 9031 9601

Tuesday, May 17 at 8:00 p.m.
ZAGREB
Zagreb Book Festival
"Soul on Fire," with John Connolly, Koraljka Kirinčić and Lovro Ŝkopljanac
Summer Stage

Wednesday, May 18 at 11:00 a.m.
ZAGREB
Zagreb Book Festival
"Irish Coffee" with John Connolly, Miran Kurspahić and Lovro Ŝkopljanac
HNK Bistro

Saturday, June 18 (time TBA)
DALKEY
Zurich Dalkey Book Festival
John Connolly and Declan Hughes present "A Reader's Guide to Humor"

Thursday, July 28 at 10:00 a.m.
JOHANNESBURG
An Exclusive Books Coffee Morning with John Connolly & Jennifer Ridyard
John and Jennie will discuss and sign DOMINION, Vol. 3 of The Chronicles of the Invaders—and the odd Parker book too.
Pizza del Forno at Killarney Mall
60 Riviera Road
Johannesburg
RSVP by email to killarney@exclusivebooks.co.za or phone to (011) 646 0931
Admission R20 for coffee

Thursday, July 28 at 1:00 p.m.
JOHANNESBURG
John Connolly discusses and signs A TIME OF TORMENT
Outdoor broadcast with Classic FM
Melrose Arch Piazza in the Blue Sky Marquee
Johannesburg

Friday, July 29 at 5:30 p.m.
JOHANNESBURG
Bloody Book Week: Music & Murder with John Connolly and music man Charles Leonard
Stanley Beer Yard
44 Stanley
Milpark
R185pp includes pub meal; RSVP to Bookings@jennyandco.co.za

Saturday, July 30 at 10:00 a.m.
JOHANNESBURG
Bloody Book Week: Fresh Blood: Past, Present and Future with John Connolly
John Connolly talks crime fiction across the decades with Jenny Crwys-Williams
Antiques & Heritage of Europe
44 Stanley
Milpark
Admission R115 pp (does not include drinks); book tickets through www.webtickets.co.za

Saturday, July 30 at 6:00 p.m.
JOHANNESBURG
Writers Write presents A Winter's Tale—Dinner with John Connolly
The Bowery
3 Sandown Valley Crescent
Sandton
R320 per person includes a three-course meal, an interview with the author, and a book signing. Drinks are for your own account. Books will be available for purchase at the function.
RSVP to news@writerswrite.co.za

Thursday, August 4 at 5:30 p.m.
CAPE TOWN
John Connolly talks with Mike Nicol about A TIME OF TORMENT
The Book Lounge
71 Roeland Street
Cape Town
021 462 2425
RSVP by email to booklounge@gmail.com

August 19-21
DUBLIN
Dublin Ghost Story Festival
Grand Lodge of Ireland
17 Molesworth Street
Dublin
This event is being organized by Swan River Press, which will be selling tickets; details here

Sunday, September 11 at 2:00 p.m.
PORTLAND, ME
John Connolly signs A TIME OF TORMENT
Longfellow Books
One Monument Way
Portland, ME 04101
(207) 772-4045
info@longfellowbooks.com
This will most likely be John's ONLY bookstore appearance in the United States this year. He's happy to inscribe books, and Longfellow ships worldwide.

September 15-18
NEW ORLEANS
Bouchercon 2016
The Marriott Hotel
555 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA
Register here

Monday, October 10 at 7:00 p.m.
DUBLIN
John speaks with Nuala O'Neill about THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS on RTÉ Arena
RTÉ Radio 1
The show will be available online after it airs.

Tuesday, October 11 at 7:00 p.m.
BELFAST
John Connolly discusses and signs THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS with special guest Anne M. Anderson
No Alibis
83 Botanic Avenue
Belfast
This event is FREE, but space is limited, so tickets are required—reserve your space here. If you cannot make the event but would like to order a book signed by both John and the illustrator, Anne M. Anderson, you can do that online from No Alibis here. They ship worldwide.

Saturday, October 15
LONDON
Killer Women Crime Writing Festival
Shoreditch Town Hall
380 Old Street
London
John will be a panelist at this inaugural event, featuring Mark Billingham, Ann Cleeves, Martina Cole, Val McDermid and others. Tickets cost £75; register here.

Tuesday, October 18 at 6:30 p.m.
LIVERPOOL
John Connolly discusses and signs the 10th anniversary edition of THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS
Waterstones Liverpool One
12 College Lane
Liverpool

Wednesday, October 19 at 12:30 p.m.
HARROGATE
John Connolly signs THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS
WH Smith
Victoria Shopping Centre
Cambridge Street
Harrogate

Wednesday, October 19 at 7:00 p.m.
NEWCASTLE
John Connolly discusses THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS with Stephen Law
Northern Mining Institute Lecture Theatre
Neville Street, Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tickets available from Waterstones Newcastle, Emerson Chambers, Blackett Street, Newcastle

Thursday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m.
BISHOP AUCKLAND
John Connolly discusses and signs THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS
Bishop Auckland Town Hall
Market Place
Bishop Auckland, County Durham
03000 269 524
Tickets are £2 and available by phone, at the Town Hall box office, or at the door.

Friday, October 21 at 7:00 p.m.
CARLISLE
John Connolly speaks to the Carlisle Crime Club
Bookcase
17-19 Castle Street
Carlisle, Cumbria
01228 544560

Saturday, October 22 at 2:30 p.m.
BRAMHALL
John Connolly signs THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS
Simply Books
228 Moss Lane
Bramhall, Cheshire
0161 439 1436

Saturday, October 22 at 6:30 p.m.
ROCHDALE
Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival
Mark Billingham and John Connolly in conversation
Number One Riverside
Smith Street
Rochdale OL16 1XU
Tickets are £8; book here

Sunday, October 23 at 2:30 p.m.
WALSALL
John Connolly discusses and signs THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS
Walsall Central Library
Lichfield Street
Walsall WS1 1TR
Books to be sold by Southcart Books

Monday, October 24 at 7:00 p.m.
NEWTON MEARNS
John Connolly discusses THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS with Russel McLean
Primavera Bistro (books provided by Waterstones Newton Mearns)
The Avenue Shopping Centre
Ayr Road
Newton Mearns

Tuesday, October 25 at 8:00 p.m.
ST ANDREWS
John Connolly discusses and signs THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS
Topping & Co.
7 Greyfriars Garden
St Andrews
Tickets £6 (£5 in advance), redeemable against the price of the book; £16.99 for both the book and the event

Sunday, October 30 at 3:00 p.m.
DUBLIN
John Connolly discusses and signs THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS
Dubray Books
36 Grafton Street
Dublin 2
(01) 677 5568


John did not tour the United States with A TIME OF TORMENT, but signed copies with the CD, THE DEEP WOODS, will be available from these bookstores:

Book Carnival, Orange, CA
Classic Bookshop, Palm Beach, FL
Garden District Book Shop, New Orleans, LA
Lemuria Books, Jackson, MS
Murder by the Book, Houston, TX
Murder on the Beach, Delray Beach, FL
Mystery on Main Street, Brattleboro, VT
The Mysterious Bookshop, New York, NY
Once Upon a Crime, Minneapolis, MN
Seattle Mystery Books, Seattle, WA
Toadstool Bookshops, Keene, Milford, & Peterborough, NH
VJ Books, Tualatin, OR


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