Tuesday 10 October at 7.30pm.
Its National Libraries Week! Jim Crumley is delighted to return to Balloch Library where his grandsons Callum and Sam have been among its best customers. He will talk about nature writing, with particular emphasis on his new book, The Nature of Winter and its predecessor, The Nature of Autumn, the first two volumes in a quartet of the seasons.
Tuesday 17 October at 7.00pm
The Watermill, Aberfeldy
An evening in Scotland’s best bookshop is always an evening well spent! Jim Crumley is delighted to return here, as always, and will talk about The Nature of Winter and his open-ended series of short monographs, Encounters in the Wild.
Friday 17 November and Saturday 18 November
Kendal Mountain Literature Festival
Friday 17 at 7.00pm
The Malt Room, Brewery Arts Centre
Book launch: The Blackbird Diaries by Karen Loyd
A rare invitation to speak south of the Border, and in the lovely Lake District at that! Jim is delighted to be invited to chair the launch event for award-winning local author – and friend – Karen Lloyd. Expect the conversation to range far beyond the blackbirds of the title! Full details on the Kendal Mountain Literature Festival website.
Saturday 18 at 1.30
Abbot Hall Centre
The Nature of Winter takes centrestage, with its undercurrent of climate change, and its emphasis on nature in the mountains. This time the roles are reversed – Karen Lloyd has the difficult task of chairing Jim’s event.