21 October – The Bristol Festival of Literature Writers Retreat. I will be running an hour-long workshop on writing science fiction and fantasy. Details and bookings here.

27 October – BristolCon. The one-day convention returns for its ninth year. I will be appearing on a panel and hosting a kaffeklatsch. Join here.

11 November – Stroud Book Festival. Jonathan L howard, Kim Lakin-Smith and I will be discussing the joys and pitfalls of writing genre fiction. Tickets available here.

8 February – Birmingham SF Group. I will be joining the group to talk about my books, and the challenges of writing science fiction.

21 February – Book launch for Fleet of Knives. Details tbc.

19-22 April – Ytterbium (Eastercon 2019). I will be attending, and hopefully taking part in the programme. Find out more here.

15-19 August – WorldCon in Dublin. This will be only the second time I’ve attended a WorldCon (the first was in London in 2014). I haven’t booked flights or accommodations yet, but I’ve bought my membership and I will be there. More details here.