Details of all James’ upcoming talks, readings, signings and festival appearances can be found below. More dates are being added to the schedule all the time, so keep checking back to find out when he’ll be visiting your area.

If you’d like to get in touch with him about arranging future events, please use the contact form.


Thursday 29 May
Gillingham Library

James will be talking about the Conquest Series and the history behind it, as well as reading from Knights of the Hawk. Afterwards there will be an opportunity afterwards to ask questions and to purchase signed copies of the books.

As a special offer, those who come along will also be able to get 2 for 1 admission to Rochester Castle.

Talk begins at 7.30pm. Places are free but booking is essential by calling 01634 337799 or by visiting any Medway library.


Thursday 19 June
Central Library, Swindon

James will be reading from Knights of the Hawk and discussing his creative process: how he approaches research, the importance of getting out in the field, and the challenges of researching and writing historical fiction. There will also be an opportunity afterwards to ask questions and to buy signed signing copies of all three books in the Conquest Series.

Event begins at 7.15pm. Tickets are available from any Swindon library: £1.50 for library members and £2.50 for non-members.