Edge-Lit returns for its biggest year yet in 2018! One of the UK’s most popular fantasy, horror and science-fiction events is back for a massive day of panels, readings and interviews as well as an expanded programme of workshops and a new and improved book dealers room.
Whether you’re a reader looking to hear from and meet some of the best genre talent around, a fan wanting to explore key areas of speculative fiction more deeply or a writer looking to gain great practical advice and guidance from a huge array of established names in the field, Edge-Lit is a must-attend event for you!
This year’s event will also feature the tenth anniversary prizegiving of the Gemmell Awards for Fantasy Fiction, taking in the Gemmells Auction, and the ever-popular Edge-Lit raffle, with a fantastic range of prizes to be won!
Win 2 tickets to QUAD's Edge-Lit, one of the UK’s most popular fantasy, horror and science-fiction events at QUAD on Saturday 14 July 2018 and B&B for 2 at Jury Inn Derby - enter here!
GUESTS OF HONOUR:
Frances Hardinge, Costa Book Award winning author of The Lie Tree and Cuckoo Song
CF (Conn) Iggulden, author of Darien and bestselling historical author
Paul Tremblay, acclaimed author of A Head Full of Ghosts and Disappearance at Devil's Rock
Adrian J Walker, bestelling author of The End of the World Running Club and The Last Dog on Earth
Speakers and Panellists
RJ Barker, author of Age of Assassins
Heather Child, author of Everything About You
Julie Crisp, leading literary agent and editorial consultant
Fran Dorricott, author of After The Eclipse
Rod Duncan, Philip K Dick award nominated author of The Gas-Lit Empire novels
James Everington, author of The Quarantinted City and Paupers' Graves
Zoe Gilbert, Costa Short Story Award winner and author of Folk
Jo Jakeman, author of thriller Sticks and Stones
Paul Kane, horror and dystopian author
Vic James, author of The Gilded Cage and Tarnished City
Mark A Latham, writer of The Apollonian Case Files and Sherlock Holmes: A Betrayal in Blood
Laura Purcell, bestselling author of The Silent Companions
Roz Watkins, acclaimed crime author of The Devil's Dice
Jen Williams, author of The Copper Cat trilogy and The Ninth Rain
Micah Yongo, writer of Lost Gods
Fox Spirit Books
Horror Writers Association UK
Luna Press Publishing
Sinister Horror Company
Will MacMillan Jones and Red Kite Publishing Ltd
For more information email Alex Davis, event co-ordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org