Hatchards hosts a wide range of events designed to bring readers and authors together at our shops in Piccadilly, St Pancras and Cheltenham. From book launches to panel discussions and special customer evenings, we invite you to join us throughout the year for these delightful occasions.

Four's a Crowd? The Onward March of Group Biography - The Biographer's Club & Hatchards

Four's a Crowd? The Onward March of Group Biography - The Biographer's Club x Hatchards

Four's a Crowd? The Onward March of Group Biography - The Biographer's Club & Hatchards

Wednesday 17th April, 18:30

The Biographers’ Club and Hatchards present three authors to discuss the opportunities and pitfalls of writing group biographies.

Celebrating Two Great Divas, Maria Callas and Judy Garland, at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Celebrating Two Great Divas, Maria Callas and Judy Garland, at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Celebrating Two Great Divas, Maria Callas and Judy Garland, at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Wednesday 24th April, 18:30

Join Daisy Goodwin and Susie Boyt as we celebrate the lives of two of the greatest divas, Maria Callas and Judy Garland!

The Classics Book Club with Henry Eliot at Hatchards, Piccadilly - 'Summer Will Show' by Sylvia Townsend

The Classics Book Club with Henry Eliot at Hatchards, Piccadilly

The Classics Book Club with Henry Eliot at Hatchards, Piccadilly - 'Summer Will Show' by Sylvia Townsend

Thursday 2nd May, 18:30

Join us for this month’s Classic Book Club to discuss Sylvia Townsend Warner's Summer Will Show!

Writers Walk the World - A 'Walk and Talk' Event at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Writers Walk the World - A 'Walk and Talk' Event at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Writers Walk the World - A 'Walk and Talk' Event at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Friday 10th May, 15:00

Join Duncan Minshull for this 'Walk and Talk' event with en route readings from his new book, Globetrotting: Writers Walk The World.

The Translation Book Club with Georgia de Chamberet - 'Grey Bees' by Andrey Kurkov

Celebrating Translation at Hatchards, Piccadilly

The Translation Book Club with Georgia de Chamberet - 'Grey Bees' by Andrey Kurkov

Monday 13th May, 18:00

Join BookBlast’s Georgia de Chamberet to discuss Andrei Kurkov’s Grey Bees, translated by Boris Dralyuk..

Royalty and the Researcher at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Royalty and the Researcher at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Royalty and the Researcher at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Tuesday 14th May, 2024

Join Jane Marguerite Tippett and Martin Williams to discuss the joys and challenges of researching the lives of Edwards VII and VIII.

The Quality of Love at Hatchards, Piccadilly

The Quality of Love at Hatchards, Piccadilly

The Quality of Love at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Thursday 30th May, 2024

Join Ariane Bankes to discuss the lives of the Paget sisters with Cressida Connolly.

'After Nora' with Penelope Curtis at Hatchards, Piccadilly

'After Nora' with Penelope Curtis at Hatchards, Piccadilly

'After Nora' with Penelope Curtis at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Thursday 6th June, 2024

Join former Tate Britain director Penelope Curtis to discuss her moving debut novel After Nora, in conversation with novelist Xiaolu Guo.

The Translation Book Club with Georgia de Chamberet - 'The Quarter' by Naguib Mahfouz

Celebrating Translation at Hatchards, Piccadilly

The Translation Book Club with Georgia de Chamberet - 'The Quarter' by Naguib Mahfouz

Monday 10th June, 18:00

Join BookBlast’s Georgia de Chamberet to discuss The Quarter by Naguib Mahfouz, translated by Roger Allen.

The Translation Book Club with Georgia de Chamberet - 'The Years' by Annie Ernaux

Celebrating Translation at Hatchards, Piccadilly

The Translation Book Club with Georgia de Chamberet - 'The Years' by Annie Ernaux

Monday 8th July, 18:00

Join BookBlast’s Georgia de Chamberet to discuss The Years by Annie Ernaux, translated by Alison Strayer.