Jeter will be speaking at the Arts of Steam segment at this steam-powered
If that bright June sun is just too cheery for you then celebrate something grim this summer with the launch of Cameron Johnston’s debut work of grimdark fantasy The Traitor God. On Tuesday 5th June Cameron will launch his stunning debut with Glasgow Waterstones on Argyle Street.
Cameron will be interviewed by Ruth EJ Booth, a BSFA-award winning author and scholar of fantasy, before giving a signing!
Here’s a short look
This weekend our very own robot author Wesley Chu, author of Time Salvager, Time Siege, the Tao series AND The Rise of Io will be at MCM London Comic Con! Wesley will be on a couple panels sharing wisdom and blowing your human minds!
Wes will be signing both Friday and Saturday, however has two panels on the first day, which you can see below:
Friday 25th May
Authors of Action – Comic
Between 12pm-2pm there will be both a panel and a signing from a whole flock (quest? imagining? murder?) of fantasy authors including Joanne Hall, Peter Newman, Lucy Hounsom, and Brian McClellan. And given that it will be held at the Hatchet Inn, Bristol, we expect there will be a chance for a quick drink in between all
If you want to see Jeannette Ng appear you could journey to Arcadia, stand in a fairy ring at the full moon, or simply go to Waterstones.
To celebrate the release of Joanne’s new book, The Testament of
Amber Royer, author of upcoming Free Chocolate, will be appearing at two events in Texas this weekend. If you want to indulge then check out the information below and get ready to talk chocolate, eat chocolate, and possibly live as chocolate too.
Fresh Fiction Afternoon Tea – Saturday 10th March
On Saturday 10th March the States of Independence Festival at De Montfort University, Leicester will be hosting authors Jeannette Ng (Under the Pendulum Sun) and Rod Duncan (The Queen of All Crows) on their panels along with Angry Robot’s very own publicity manager, Penny Reeve. If you want to come along to this FREE FESTIVAL then check out the details below:
Women in Science Fiction and Fantasy Panel, chaired by Dr Teika Bellamy 12.30
As you may have seen, author of Kojiki and Kokoro, Keith Yatsuhashi, was at SFF convention Arisia in Boston last week. Turns out he had so much fun we asked him to write just a little guest post about his experience, which he did! So, without further ado, we’ll hand on over to Keith to tell us about his experience of fandom and being an author at a con:
A Weekend of
*Queue celebratory aerial display by troop of fancy, glitter covered crows*
As is the way with these things, Rod will be holding and/or taking part in a few events over the next month, so if you’re in or near to Leicester, UK do pop on over to
The biggest convention in Holland, Jeannette will be hobnobbing with the likes of Lena Headey (Cersei from Game of Thrones), Spencer Wilding (Darth Vader in Rogue One) and Jared Gilmore (Bobby Draper in Mad Men/ Henry in Once Upon a Time).
Here’s a list of where
Are you ready for more convention news? Yes? No? Unsure?
Well I hope you ticked box one because this time, the Robot Overlords gave decreed an appearance at CONvergence 2017, from 6-9 July is in order.
We’re sending our very own Mike Underwood (sales & marketing wizard and author) who you’ll be able to find at #Space 15, where he’ll be hanging out, selling books and generally being awesome!
Mike will be joined by Patrick S. Tomlinson, author of the Children
More good news fellow robots!
This time, he’ll be taking part in an event on June 30 from 6-7pm at Phoenix Square, Leicester as part of the Leicester Writes Festival. Here are the details:
Launch of the IOP Poetry and Flash-fiction competitions
And now for something a little different…
Fresh off the back of her Swedish tour, Kameron Hurley, writer extraordinaire of The Stars are Legion, The Worldbreaker Saga and the critical essay collection, The Geek Feminist Revolution, is attending the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago.
The Robots are descending on Innominate – the 68th British National Science Fiction Convention!
Known as Eastercon, this year it’s being held across 14 to 17 April 2017 at Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel. And it’s the best place to share in your love of science fiction, fantasy, horror and other geeky things with authors, artists, publishers and other fans too!
Danielle L. Jensen, author of the beautiful Malediction trilogy – a story of love, trolls and magic – will be taking part in an Author Event with Elise Kova, author of the Air Awakens and Loom Sagas on Saturday 11th March 2017.
Danielle and Elise will be appearing at Barnes & Noble Northgate, Seattle, WA at 2pm, so why not head along and meet the authors and get your books signed.
The amazing Rod Duncan, author of The Bullet-Catcher’s Daughter, Unseemly Science and The Custodian of Marvels, will be out and about at the following events over the next few months, so go along and get some tips and tricks from an industry expert.