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Sherlock to Dracula and Beyond: Barry Forshaw and Kim Newman talk Genre Fiction

Thursday 27th February 18:00 - 19:00 at London - Islington

Join us for a lively evening of conversation with Barry Forshaw and Kim Newman as they discuss all things crime, from Sherlock to Dracula and beyond.

The award-winning Barry Forshaw, one of the UK’s leading experts on the crime fiction field, has provided (with Crime Fiction: A Reader’s Guide) a truly comprehensive survey designed to be both a crime fan’s shopping list and a pithy, opinionated but unstuffy reference tool and history. The book also includes a host of entertaining, informed entries on related films and TV.

Kim Newman is a movie critic, author and broadcaster.  He is a contributing editor to Sight & Sound and Empire magazines.  His books about film include Nightmare Movies and Kim Newman’s Video Dungeon. His fiction includes the Anno Dracula series, Professor Moriarty: The Hound of the D’Urbervilles and An English Ghost Story.  He is the lead writer on BBC4’s Mark Kermode’s Secrets of Cinema.  His latest novel is Anno Dracula 1999 Daikaiju (Titan Books).

Tickets are £6 and include a complimentary glass of wine. Spaces are limited so ensure you book quickly. Ask in store for more details.
London - Islington Waterstones, London - Islington
Thursday 27th February 18:00 - 19:00
£6
£4 for Waterstones Plus Card members

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