I’m delighted to announce that I have been invited by the Barcelona city libraries to inaugurate a new branch dedicated to the history of the book. On Monday, 16 November at 7 pm, I’ll be interviewed by the cultural editor of La Vanguardia, Sergio Vila-Sanjuán. If you are in the city, please come!
I’ll be presenting “Gutenberg’s Apprentice” at two new events in September in Colorado, to celebrate the publication of the paperback edition. Come on down — I’d love to see you there!
Tuesday, Sept. 8, 7 pm, Tattered Cover Bookstore, Denver, 2526 East Colfax Avenue
Wednesday, Sept. 9, 7:30 pm., Boulder Book Store, Pearl Street Mall, 1107 Pearl St., Boulder
Alix and “Gutenberg’s Apprentice” are featured in late March, in conversation with festival director Ros Green.
It’s Friday 27 March at 2 pm at the Epping Library. Easily reachable by London Undergound. Tickets and more info at http://
Over the autumn Alix will be presenting Gutenberg’s Apprentice to the Vassar Club of the U.K., the Upper Wimpole Street Literary Salon, and the Printing Historical Society 50th Anniversary Conference, “Landmarks in Printing.” If you’d like to have her speak about the historical background to the novel to your school or group, please contact her publicist at Headline Publishing, Ben Willis: email@example.com
Starting September 20th, Alix will present and read from “Gutenberg’s Apprentice” on the West Coast…
NEW EVENT! Sat. Sept 20th, 10a.m. -noon “West Coast Live” on KALW, broadcast from the Freight & Salvage in Berkeley
Saturday Tues., Sept. 23rd, 7:00 pm: BOOK PASSAGE, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd, Corte Madera
Wed., Sept. 24th, 5 p.m., UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY, 202 South Hall
Thurs., Sept. 25th, 11:30 a.m. MONTALVO ARTS CENTER, 15400 Montalvo Rd, Saratoga. Literary lunch and conversation with Katherine Maxfield, author of “Starting Up Silicon Valley”, tickets here
Thurs. Sept 25th, 6 pm: BOOKSMITH @ THE ARION PRESS, The Presidio, 1802 Hays Street, San Francisco
Fri., Sept 26th, 7 pm: COPPERFIELD’S BOOKS, 106 Matheson St, Healdsburg
Mon., Sept. 29th, 7:30 pm: POWELL’S BOOKS, 3723 SE Hawthorne, Portland
Tues., Sept 30th, 7:30 pm: C.C. STERN TYPE FOUNDRY, 8900 NE Vancouver Way, Portland
Wed, Oct 1, 1:00 pm: EAGLE HARBOR BOOKS, 157 Winslow Way E, Bainbridge Island, Washington
Thurs, Oct. 2, 7:00 pm: ELLIOTT BAY BOOK COMPANY, 1521 Tenth Ave, Seattle
and on the East Coast…
Sat., Oct 4, 4 pm: OBLONG BOOKS & MUSIC, 38 Main St, Salisbury
Sun., Oct 5, 2 pm: WESTPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY, 20 Jesup Road, Westport
Mon.., Oct 6, 6 pm: BARNES & NOBLE, University of Pennsylvania, 3601 Walnut St, Philadelphia
Tues., Oct 7, 7 pm: BARNES & NOBLE, Harvard COOP, 1400 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, Mass
New York City
Wed., Oct 8, 7 pm: THE CENTER FOR FICTION, in conversation with Sena Jeter Naslund, author of “The Fountain of St. James Court, or Portrait of the Artist as an Old Woman”, The New York Mercantile Library, 17 E. 47th St. (between Fifth & Madison), New York
Gutenberg’s Apprentice launches September 23, 2014, in the U.S., U.K., Canada and the Commonwealth.
Alix will be on tour in San Francisco, Portland, Seattle, New York, and Philadelphia, followed by appearances across the United Kingdom.