18 June, British Library, London; 3:30pm
On 'Making Stories from History' with
Jane Harris and Tom Holland

30 June, Hebden Bridge Arts Festival, Yorkshire; 7:30pm
Talk and reading from Reader, I Married Him 
with Salley Vickers

16 August, Edinburgh Book Festival; 6:45pm
Talking about and reading from At the Edge of 
the Orchard


4 September, Historical Novel Society, Oxford; 10:30am
Keynote speech at their 2016 conference on 'Fact to Fiction: a
historical novelist's relationship to the past'

10 September, Festival of Women Writing,
Brontë Parsonage, Haworth; 7:30pm
Discussing the psychology of the miniature 
with authors Grace McCleen and Jessie Burton

15 September, Highgate Library, London; 7:30pm
Reading from Reader, I Married Him with Joanna Briscoe

14-15 October, Cheltenham Literature Festival
details to come

20 October, Dorchester Literary Festival; 6pm
Talking about and reading from At the Edge of
the Orchard


4 November, Brontë Parsonage, Haworth
With Maggie O'Farrell, discussing the influence of
Jane Eyre on our work
details to come