An Impeccable Spy: An Evening with Owen Matthews & History Today

Date: Tuesday 26 March 2019
Location: Hatchards Piccadilly

AN IMPECCABLE SPY is the thrilling true story of Richard Sorge – the man John le Carré called ‘the spy to end all spies’, and whose actions turned the tide of the Second World War. Hatchards are delighted to be hosting Owen Matthews, the book’s author, in our first of an event series with the fabulous publication: History Today.

Wakenhyrst: An Evening with Michelle Paver

Date: Wednesday 3 April 2019
Location: Hatchards Piccadilly

Hatchards are delighted to be hosting Michelle Paver for a thrilling presentation on the workings of her newest gothic story, WAKENHYRST.

Wakenhyrst: An Evening with Michelle Paver

Date: Wednesday 3 April 2019
Location: Hatchards Piccadilly

By the bestselling author of DARK MATTER and THIN AIR comes an outstanding new piece of story-telling: WAKENHYRST. Hatchards are delighted to be hosting Michelle Paver for a thrilling presentation on the workings of this new story.

Unspeakable: An Evening with Harriet Shawcross & Lucy Scholes

Date: Thursday 11 April 2019
Location: Hatchards Piccadilly

A beguiling mix of memoir, history, literary criticism and investigative journalism, UNSPEAKABLE is a moving and unprecedented study of the power of silence. Harriet Shawcross is an award-winning filmmaker and journalist and was shortlisted for the Manchester Fiction Prize. UNSPEAKABLE is her first book, and Hatchards are delighted to be hosting her to discuss its booming theme and message. Our chair for the evening is Lucy Scholes, writer for the Financial Times, the Observer, BBC Culture and the New York Times Book Review, amongst others.

Appeasing Hitler: An Evening with Tim Bouverie

Date: Tuesday 16 April 2019
Location: Hatchards Piccadilly

Both sweeping and intimate, Hatchards are delighted to be hosting Tim to discuss APPEASING HITLER – not only eye-opening history, but a timeless lesson on the challenges of standing up to aggression and authoritarianism – and the calamity that results from failing to do so.

King & Emperor: Janet L. Nelson & History Today

Date: Wednesday 12 June 2019
Location: Hatchards Piccadilly

KING & EMPEROR is a major new biography of one of the most extraordinary of all rulers, and the father of present-day Europe: Charles, king of the Franks. Hatchards are delighted to be hosting Janet L. Nelson, the book’s author, in our first of an event series with the fabulous publication: History Today.

King of the World: An Evening with Philip Mansel & History Today

Date: Wednesday 10 July 2019
Location: Hatchards Piccadilly

KING OF THE WORLD is the story of Louis XIV, King of France and Navarre, who dominated his age. Hatchards are delighted to be hosting Philip Mansel, the book’s author, in our first of an event series with the fabulous publication: History Today.