Events for 2022

Colonsay Book Festival, Scotland

Saturday 30 April – 1.30 pm

‘My Life of Crime – Martin interviewed by Neil Hutton

CrimeFest, Bristol

Thursday 12 May – Sunday 15 May

Martin and Robert Goddard – the Diamond Dagger winners interviewed by Donna Moore

Martin also appears on two panels during the festival

Birnam Book Festival, Dunkeld, Scotland

Sunday 22 May – 3 pm

Lives of Crime – Martin and Douglas Skelton interviewed by Fiona Valpy

Woolston Library Hub, Warrington

Thursday 9 June, 6.30 pm

Martin talks about ‘The Life of Crime’

Alibis in the Archive

Friday 10 June – Sunday 12 June

Martin hosts the weekend festival and talks on 11 June about Crime Classics

Poisoned Pen Bookstore

Monday 13 June – 6 pm UK time

Martin interviewed on Zoom by Barbara Peters

Portico Library, Manchester

The Inaugural Jennifer Palmer Annual Lecture

Wednesday 15 June – 6.30 pm

Martin talks about The Life of Crime

British Library

Friday 17 June – 7 pm

Martin will be on a panel with Richard Coles discussing Crime Classics

Bodies from the Library

British Library

Saturday – 18 June

Martin will be interviewed by Christine Poulson about The Life of Crime

CWA Daggers Awards – London

Wednesday 29 June

Martin will be presented with the CWA Diamond Dagger

Newark Book Festival

Saturday 9 July – 10.30 am

Martin and Elly Griffiths will be on a panel chaired by Tim Rideout

Theakstons Crime Writing Festival, Harrogate

Thursday 21 July – Sunday 24 July

Friday 22 July – 10 am

Martin will be on a panel with Andrew Taylor, Adele Parks, Elly Griffiths and Denise Mina

Mark Twain Museum, Connecticut, US

Tuesday 2 August – 5 pm – UK time

Martin will be interviewed by Shawn Reilly Simmons about The Life of Crime

Nairn Book and Arts Festival, Scotland

Saturday 3 September – 3 pm

Martin and Jennifer Morag Henderson will discuss The Life of Crime and Josephine Tey

Bouchercon Minneapolis – 8-11 September


Bloody Scotland- Stirling

Saturday 17 September – noon

Martin will talk about Blackstone Fell and The Life of Crime