Nick Quantrill

Look forward to seeing you at these events, more to follow…


11th March - Huddersfield Literature Festival. In conversation with Jake Arnott, Huddersfield University, 12.30pm (£4/£2).


11th March - Huddersfield Literature Festival. In conversation with Joanne Harris, Huddersfield University, 4.30pm (£4/£2).

19th March - Fudge Book Club, Hull. I'll be discussing my work as part of the group's "Made in Hull" season.

23rd March - "Girls Own Adventures : Women in Crime Fiction", York Literature Festival with Helen Cadbury, Sophie Hannah and Elizabeth Haynes. York Theatre Royal, 7.45pm (£8).

27th March (and 24th April, 8th May, 22nd May, 19th June and 17th July) - Writer in Residence at the "Mystery on the Rails" exhibition, National Railway Museum, York (11am to 4pm). Let's write some rail-inspired crime stories together.

24th May - Tale Spinners, East Riding Theatre, Beverley. I'll be the special guest and talking about my work as part of the live story telling event, 7.30m (£6).

7th June - Authors on the Buses. I'll be joining Louise Beech on the mobile East Riding Library. We call at Skirlaugh (9.30am), Bilton (11am) and Gilberdyke (2pm).

15th July - "Crime by the Sea", Newark Book Festival. I'll be chairing Harry Brett, David Mark and Luca Veste. Newark Town Hall, 11.30am (£5/£3).

10th August - "Mapping The City", Kardomah 94, Hull. I'll be chairing and discussing being a Hull writer with Val Wood, Lee Harrison and Vince Groak, 7pm (£5).

16th September - "Dark Shores", Noirwich Crime Festival with Lone Thelis, Daniel Pembrey and Harry Brett. Norwich Arts Centre, 3.45pm (£8).

20th September - "A Life in Crime", The Ropewalk, Barton-upon-Hull. I'll be talking crime writing with June Taylor, 7.30pm (free if booked in advance/£3 on the door).

30th September - "Woody Woodmansey : Spider From Mars", Beverley Literature Festival. I'll be in conversation with Woody. Parkway Cinema, 7.30pm (£7.50/£6.50).

1st October - "Getting Carter : Ted Lewis and the birth of Brit Noir", York Big City Read. I'll be in conversation with Nick Triplow about the life of Ted Lewis. York Explore, 2pm (£5). 

5th October - "Louise Welsh and D.M.Mark - No Dominion and The Zealot's Bones", Beverley Literature Festival. I'll be chairing a conversation about bending the crime genre. Parkway Cinema, 7.30pm (£7.50/£6.50).

9th October - "Crime Up North", South Cave Library (in partnership with Beverley Literature Festival and Hull Noir). I'll be talking about location in crime writing with Luca Veste, Marnie Riches, Louise Beech and Paul Harrison, 6pm (£5).

13th October - "Safe : How to safe in a dangerous world", Beverley Literature Festival. I'll be in conversation with Chris Ryan. Parkway Cinema, 7.30pm (£8/£7).

2nd November - "Crime and Hard Times by the Dirty River : An evening of of Hull Noir", York Big City Read (in partnership with Hull Noir. I'll be in conversation with David Mark, Louise Beech and David Young, York Explore, 6pm (£7.50).

17th - 19th November - Hull Noir (as part of the 2017 UK City of Culture programme). Details to follow...

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