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.

The Classics Book Club with Henry Eliot at Hatchards, Piccadilly

The Classics Book Club with Henry Eliot at Hatchards, Piccadilly

The Classics Book Club with Henry Eliot at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Thursday 7 March, 18:30

Join Henry Eliot on World Book Day for Hatchards’ inaugural Classics Book Club to discuss E.M. Forster’s A Passage to India.

An Evening with Georgi Gospodinov at Hatchards, Piccadilly

An Evening with Georgi Gospodinov at Hatchards, Piccadilly

An Evening with Georgi Gospodinov at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Wednesday 13 March, 18:30

Join International Booker Prize-winner Georgi Gospodinov to celebrate his new releases The Physics of Sorrow and The Story Smuggler.

Francesca Woodman: ‘The Artist’s Books’ Launch Hatchards, Piccadilly

Francesca Woodman: ‘The Artist’s Books’ Launch Hatchards, Piccadilly

Francesca Woodman: ‘The Artist’s Books’ Launch Hatchards, Piccadilly

Monday 18 March, 18:30

Join Katarina Jerinic, Magdalene Heaney, and Claire Marie Healy to discuss Francesca Woodman’s dazzling artist’s books.

Looking at Picasso the Artist at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Looking at Picasso the Artist at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Looking at Picasso the Artist at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Thursday 21 March, 18:30

Art historian Pepe Karmel discusses the life and legacy of Pablo Picasso through the lens of his art rather than biography.

Titan of the Thames: Lord Desborough at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Titan of the Thames: Lord Desborough at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Titan of the Thames: Lord Desborough at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Wednesday 27 March, 18:30

Join Sandy Nairne and Peter Williams to discuss the life, myth and legacy of William Grenfell, Lord Desborough – an English gentleman.

An Evening with Charles Spencer at St. James’s Church, Piccadilly

An Evening with Charles Spencer at St. James’s Church, Piccadilly

An Evening with Charles Spencer at St. James’s Church, Piccadilly

Wednesday 3 April, 19:00

Hatchards is honoured to invite you to a very special evening with Charles Spencer to talk about his new memoir A Very Private School.

The Classics Book Club with Henry Eliot at Hatchards, Piccadilly

The Classics Book Club with Henry Eliot at Hatchards, Piccadilly

The Classics Book Club with Henry Eliot at Hatchards, Piccadilly

Thursday 4 April, 18:30

Join us for this month’s Classic Book Club to discuss Elizabeth von Arnim’s The Enchanted April

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.