Events From 2011

Wordsworth Arts and Book Festival

A talk about ‘The Serpent Pool’. Saturday 23 January, Wordsworth Hotel, Grasmere.


Martin will moderate two panels at Crimefest. Marriott Hotel, Bristol. 19-22 May.

Victorian Murder Mystery

Martin will host a murder mystery evening at Douglas on the evening of 25 June.

Lymm Festival

Martin will give a talk about the history of the Detection Club on 27 June.

Theakston’s Old Peculier Crime Festival

Martin will participate in a ‘Legal Eagles’ panel at Harrogate on 23 July.

UK launch of The Hanging Wood

Martin will launch his new hardback at St Deiniol’s Residential Library, Hawarden, at 8 pm on 28 July.

St Hilda’s Crime and Mystery Conference

Martin will deliver a paper on ‘The Anatomy of Justice’. 19-21 August. St Hilda’s College, Oxford.

My Life of Crime

Martin will talk about his crime writing career at Buckley Library, Flintshire at 11 am on 19 November.

Newcastle Winter Books Festival

Martin will talk about Agatha Christie and classic detective fiction at the Lit and Phil, Newcastle, at 1 pm on 26 November

Murder at the Manor

Martin will premiere his new 1920s murder mystery event at the Lit and Phil, Newcastle, at 7 pm on 26 November.