Events

Events

  • David F. Ross is bringing Disco to Hull!

    David F. Ross is bringing Disco to Hull!

    Yes, it’s true folks! The about-to-be City of Culture have got their eye on the ball – the DISCO BALL, of course! They’ve invited the amazing David F. Ross to be ‘Head in a Book’ on 8th April! We are SO bringing the disco to you! Have a peek at the details. The Last Days of Disco. Need any persuading? Have a look this quote from the one and only John Niven: ‘If you lived through the early eighties this book is essential. If you didn’t it’s simply a brilliant debut novel. Read More

  • The Last Days of Disco Blog Tour starts TODAY!

    The Last Days of Disco Blog Tour starts TODAY!

    Completely thrilled to have 14 brilliant bloggers on board for this one! Get on your dancing shoes and step back into 1980s Ayshire with David F. Ross‘s fabulously authentic, hilarious, heart-rending The Last Days of Disco! Before we begin, I should probably tell you that John Niven said this: ‘If you lived through the early eighties this book is essential. If you didn’t it’s simply a brilliant debut novel.’ Excited? We are. Read More

  • David F. Ross to appear at Aye Write Festival in April

    David F. Ross to appear at Aye Write Festival in April

    BIG NEWS! David F. Ross will appear in conversation with Hardeep Singh Kohli and Grant Hill on Tuesday 21st April in Glasgow. Orenda Books will be packing up and moving north of the border for this amazing festival. The programme is *exceptional*. Just some of the big names include Alexander McCall Smith, Kirsty Logan, Helen Lederer, Michael J. Malone and Irvine Welsh. Read More

  • The Abrupt Physics of Dying LAUNCH 12 March 2015

    The Abrupt Physics of Dying LAUNCH 12 March 2015

    We are delighted to announce that Paul E. Hardisty’s The Abrupt Physics of Dying will be launched at Waterstones Trafalgar Square on 12 March, as part of the #KillerCrimeFestival! Paul is flying over from Australia for the event, so catch him while you can! Click on the author photos for more information! “A stormer of a thriller – vividly written, utterly topical, totally gripping” Peter James   Paul will be joined by the amazing James Carol, who will be launching Prey, next in the Jefferson Winter series of crime thrillers! (Faber, £8.99) “You’re going to finish this book and be straight online to find out when the next one is coming out” Mark Billingham   And just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, we have the fabulous William Ryan guiding the conversation and talking about his most recent Captain Korolev thriller The Twelfth Department (Pan Macmillan, £8. Read More

  • Fairs, festivals & more!

    Fairs, festivals & more!

    Orenda authors will be appearing all over the UK (and elsewhere!) in 2015, and we’ll be updating you on their movements as the details come in!   For now, watch out for: David F. Ross will be appearing at Aye Write and (as a special guest of Orenda) CrimeFest, plus selected events in the UK and Ireland Paul H. Hardisty will be appearing at CrimeFest and selected events in the UK Kati Hiekkapelto will be appearing at Newcastle Noir and CrimeFest Gunnar Staalesen will be appearing at CrimeFest and Edinburgh International Book Festival and more Ragnar Jónasson will be appearing at Newcastle Noir, CrimeFest, Edinburgh International Book Festival and more   If you would be interesting in hosting one of our authors for an event, please contact karen@orendabooks.co. Read More