An Evening with Darren Shan and Alexander Gordon Smith

Date: 23/05/2014 Times: 4pm Prices: £7.50 / £6 conc Location: Norwich Playhouse

Enjoy an evening of blood curdling literature with Darren Shan and Alexander Gordon Smith. Part of the Norfolk & Norwich Festival.

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Seal the exits and prepare to be scared in an evening of stirring conversation between two of the most popular young adult fiction writers out there.

Darren Shan is a master of horror. His recent Zom-B series has taken the ever-popular walking dead to new ambitious heights, much to the delight of his readers. Each book features vicious plot twists, hard-hitting storylines and plenty of blood and guts.    

Alexander Gordon Smith is the perfect accomplice. His ‘Escape From Furnace Series’ was a huge hit with readers and his new novel The Fury promises to be even more terrifying than Furnace – a prospect to be relished.

Darren Shan and Alexander Gordon Smith will be reading from their books, sharing  how they write such gripping stories and answering all of those questions you’re dying to get an answer to.

Whether you’re a fan of the books, or want to find out more about the ins and outs of writing for young adults, this thrilling evening is sure to have you on the edge of your seat- book your place now.

About Darren Shan

Darren Shan is the number-one bestselling author of series including The Saga of Darren Shan and The Demonata. In total Shan's books have sold over twenty-five million copies. Zom-B is a 12-book serial about a zombie invasion, with a new instalment published every 3 months until summer 2015. Shan divides his time between homes in Limerick and London.

Follow Darren Shan on Twitter @DarrenShan.

Visit Darren's website.

About Alexander Gordon Smith

Alexander Gordon Smith is the award-winning author of a number of bestselling children's and young adult books, including The Inventors, the Escape From Furnace series, and The Fury. He has also written a number of screenplays, several non-fiction books and hundreds of short stories and articles. He actively encourages people of all ages to read and write, and runs creative writing talks and workshops across the world.

Follow Alexander on Twitter @AGSmith_Author

Visit Alexander's website.

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