11 March 2017 – I’ll be giving a presentation on fantasy sub-genres, doing a reading and engaging in a Q&A at the BFS York Pubmeet, https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/2nd-2017-york-pubmeet-fantasy-sub-genres-sociohistory-and-a-j-dalton-tickets-31990617799?aff=es2
23-25 Sept 2016 – I’ll be attending FantasyCon in glamorous Scarborough!
29 Aug 2015 – book signing event for Waterstones Doncaster
20 June 2015 – book signing event for Waterstones Manchester Arndale
30 May 2015 – book signing event for Waterstones Leicester
2 May 2015 – BOOK LAUNCH for The Book of Orm
1 April 2015 – global release of The Book of Orm!
18 Oct 2014 – A J Dalton with Tom Lloyd(!), a talk on trends in fantasy, readings and Q&A, Waterstones Nottingham, 7.00-8.30pm, advance tickets are three quid
5-7 Sept 2014 – the national FantasyCon in York, where I’ll be appearing on a panel or two and signing books
20-22 June 2014 (specifically 22 June) – creative writing and publishing workshop, plus a signing, at Gedling Book Festival, Nottinghamshire, http://jo0373.wix.com/newwritersuk/#!events/c1qu7
19 April 2014 – BOOK LAUNCH for Tithe of the Saviours, Waterstones Warrington, from 11am
17 April 2014 – UK release of Tithe of the Saviours – I’ll probably do book launches for Waterstones Arndale, Warrington, Leeds and Notts… and Wakefield and Leicester
7 Dec 2013 – signing event for Waterstones Leicester
30 Nov 2013 – signing event for Waterstones Manchester Arndale
30 Oct-2 Nov 1012 – WORLD FANTASY CON – I’ll be there!
5 Oct 2013 – signing event for Waterstones Croydon
13 July – giving a workshop on publishing at the Wirral Festival of Firsts, http://www.festivaloffirsts.com/#/workshops/4573921734
28 Apr 2013 – ‘Event Horizon’, the Derby scifi, fantasy and horror convention, where I’ll be leading a creative writing session and signing books
21 Mar 2013 – UK release of GATEWAY OF THE SAVIOURS
7 Mar 2013 – World Book Day, init: giving creative writing lesson in Nottingham school
14 Feb 2013 – UK release of mass market paperback (small version) of Empire of the Saviours
17 May 2012 – UK release of EMPIRE OF THE SAVIOURS
11 April 2012 – giving workshops at Leigh & Wigan Lit Festival
Reading groups – always happy to visit a library reading group, a store’s reading group or a private group. I can do readings of my work or talk generally about fantasy.
Writing groups – as a teacher of English and with in an MA in Literature and Critical Theory, I’m happy to provide workshops on writing or getting into publishing.
Schools – I’ve taught creative writing to all age groups, and am available to make school visits, give inspirational talks, etc.
Staff training – with a track-record in sales and marketing, library management, ‘the customer service experience’ and innovation methodologies, I can provide training and consultancy to both shop staff and management teams (well, it would be rude not to).
To discuss opportunities and or make a booking, drop me an email: “adz_d2003” + “@yahoo.co.uk”.