News and Events 2017
I won’t have too far to travel on Thursday 29 June to attend an event at my brilliant local bookshop in Crystal Palace, the Bookseller Crow. I’ll be talking about my new novel Greatest Hits, its accompanying soundtrack, and why I decided to set large parts of The Versions of Us in and around my beloved SE19. […]
4th Estate Literary Salon with Elizabeth Day and Viv Groskop – Groucho Club, London, 17 July, 7.30pm
On 17 July, I’ll be bouncing along to the Groucho Club in Soho for a panel event with the lovely Elizabeth Day and Viv Groskop (among many other things, the wisest, most straight-talking agony aunt around, for my money – check out her fantastic podcast for The Pool). We’ll be discussing the vexed question of […]
Greatest Hits: Laura Barnett and Kathryn Williams at the Sevenoaks Literary Festival – Saturday 7 October, 7.30pm
Kath and I will be talking about our collaboration, and playing some songs from Kath’s album to my novel Greatest Hits, at the Sevenoaks Literary Festival in October 2017. The event will be at the Drive Methodist Church at 7.30pm. Tickets will go on sale on 22 July, and will be available at Sevenoaks Bookshop, or […]
The lovely folks at Waterstones are running a competition to mark the release of my second novel Greatest Hits on 15 June 2017. The first hundred people to pre-order the novel in store or through the bookshop’s website here will win a free download of Kathryn Williams’s very beautiful soundtrack album to the novel. Also, Waterstones are […]
An Evening with Laura Barnett and Kathryn Williams at Waterstones Canterbury – Tuesday 11 July, 6.30pm
I love Canterbury. I’ve often thought it’s one of those places I’d really love to move to one day. Well, that day hasn’t quite come yet, but I will be visiting the city on Tuesday 11 July with my girl Kathryn Williams, to play, sing, and talk about our collaboration on Greatest Hits at the Waterstones on […]
Ah, Brighton… City of piers and seagulls and that wide testy grey sea. And, on Monday 10 July, yours truly and my bestie Kathryn Williams: we’ll be rocking up to Waterstones to talk about Greatest Hits. Expect chat, laughter, live music, and probably wine. No, definitely wine. Tickets are £5, or £3 for Waterstones card holders […]
An Evening with Laura Barnett and Kathryn Williams at Waterstones Liverpool – Thursday 6 July, 6.30pm
The Greatest Hits tour bus (I wish – we’ll be travelling by train!) will wend its way to Liverpool (Kathryn’s home city, don’t you know?) on Thursday 6 July. Join us for a Q&A discussion of our collaboration on Greatest Hits, and to hear Kathryn play and sing. There will be wine. There will be laughter. There […]
An Evening with Laura Barnett and Kathryn Williams at Waterstones Manchester, Deansgate – Wednesday 5 July, 7pm
Join Kathryn and me to hear us talk about Greatest Hits, and to hear Kathryn play some of the songs from her soundtrack album to the novel. Tickets are £5, or £3 to Waterstones card holders, and available here.
The Greatest Hits tour will stop off in York on Tuesday 4 July for an evening at Waterstones. Kathryn and I will be talking about our collaboration on her album to accompany my second novel, Greatest Hits. Tickets are £5 and available here.
Kathryn and I will be in the Oak Room at the very swanky Hospital Club in Covent Garden, London, on Wednesday 28 June talking about our collaboration on Greatest Hits. Kathryn will then take to the stage to perform songs from her soundtrack album to the novel, along with some of her other amazing songs. Tickets […]