Dates with Dangerous Authors


The Crime Writers Association in conjunction with Blackwell’s Bookshop invites you on a special date to meet some criminally Dangerous Authors in celebration of World Book and Copyright Day. This is a unique opportunity to meet and interact with over twenty participating authors, whose writing covers a wide range subgenres - including cosy crime to psychological thrillers, legal thrillers, police procedurals, historical thrillers, spy fiction, non-fiction, and, of course, Scottish noir.

Christopher Brookmyre will be the featured author at the event, and will announce the winner and present the prize for the CWA students Flash Fiction competition.

Come and join us!

Participating Authors:
Christopher Brookmyre + Helen and Morna Mulgray + Alanna Knight + Martin Edwards + Ruth Dudley Edwards + Linda Stratmann + E.S. Thomson + Matt Bendoris + Christine Poulson + Oscar de Muriel + Doug Johnstone + Aly Monroe + Kate Ellis + Marianne Wheelaghan + Marsali Taylor + Alex Gray + Frances Brody + Jonathan Whitelaw + Jean Briggs + Aline Templeton + Wendy Jones + Mark Leggatt + Sara Sheridan + Leigh Russell


 Noir at the bar

Wendy will be appearing at Noir at the bar, Newcastle on 26th April alongside fellow Dundee Author, Sandra Ireland. A brace of Scots hit Newcastle. What's not to like. Noir at the Bar Newcastle event 7pm at the Town Wall Pub, Pink Lane, opposite Central Station



Write up North Conference

Wendy will be running a workshop on Creating a Buzz around your book at Write up North Conference, Saturday 17th June, 2017. More details to follow.

Dublin Writers Conference           Wendy will be speaking on writing crime fiction, and marketing your books, at the Dublin Writers Conference 23rd - 25th June, 2017