Appearances

NYCC – October 5-8 2017, New York

Morristown Festival Of Books – October 13-14 2017, New Jersey

There are no events currently scheduled.

Past Events:

Supanova – Nov. 11-13 and Nov. 18-20, Australia

Friday, November 11 – Sunday, November 13, in Brisbane. Friday, November 18 – Sunday, November 20 in Adelaide.

supanova

Nov. 11-13, Brisbane, Australia

PANELS

-Mr. or Mrs. Smith? 10:30-11:30am. SATURDAY.

-Monsters and Magic. 1:00pm-2:00pm. SUNDAY.

Nov. 18-20 Adelaide, Australia

FRIDAY EVENTS

-Official Opening Ceremony at Cosplay Theatre (6:00pm-7:00pm)

-Supanova Book Club at Supanova Seminars (8:00pm-9:00pm)

SIGNINGS

Peat will be signing in Adelaide throughout Saturday (10:30am – 5:30pm) and Sunday (11:00am – 5:00pm).

There will be a dedicated author signing area at the con, which is where Peat will be all day when he is not at a panel or taking a break.

PANELS

-Mr. or Mrs. Smith? 10:30-11:30am. SATURDAY.

-Stop Using That Trope! 11:00am-12:00pm. SUNDAY.

-Dedicated Seminar–Peter V Brett 2:00pm. SUNDAY.

Peat will be seated in the Supa-Star Authors area for signings. In Adelaide, this is in the middle of the main hall to the right:

Post-NYCC Fan Gathering – October 10, New York

Monday, October 10th, in New York, NY.

Monday, October 10

Author Coffee Klatsch at Random House

What: Post-NYCC Author Coffee Klatsch

When: Monday, October 10 at 11:00AM-1:00PM (revolving door event; guests do not need to arrive at a particular time)

Where: Random House offices—1745 Broadway, NYC 10019 (between 55th and 56th streets)

Who: The authors attending this year are Katherine Arden, Chuck Wendig, C.A. Higgins, Connie Willis, Naomi Novik, Peter V. Brett, Myke Cole, Daniel Jose Older, Seanan McGuire, Sarah Kuhn, Aaron McConnell, and Bill Schweigart.

RSVP: Please RSVP to delrey@randomhouse.com with “RSVP” in the subject line and the full names of everyone in your party in the e-mail body.

Details: Guests will sign in at the front desk upon arrival and security will direct them to the 2ndfloor Club Room for coffee and mingling with authors. PRH will be stocking the first-in-series book for every attending author to sign and give away. Books will not be sold at this event. Readers are encouraged to bring any books they wish to be signed as there will be a limited supply of giveaway copies.

NYCC – October 6-9 2016, New York

Thursday, October 6th – Sunday, October 9th, in New York, NY.

Thursday, October 6

SIGNING

Time: 4:30 – 5:30 PM

Location: Del Rey Booth 2110

Other Participant: Katherine Arden

Materials: Brett: The Warded Man MM // Arden: The Bear and the Nightingale ARE

Friday, October 7

SIGNING

Time:1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Location: Del Rey Booth 2110

Other Participants: Katherine Arden

Materials: Brett: The Warded Man MM // Arden: The Bear and the Nightingale ARE

Saturday, October 8

SIGNING

Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Location: Del Rey Booth 2110

Other Participants: Naomi Novik

Giveaway: Novik: His Majesty’s Dragon MM // Brett: The Warded Man MM

GEEK GEEK REVOLUTION (PANEL)         

Time: 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

Location:  1A18, Javits

-Geek Geek Revolution is a no-holds-barred geek culture game show featuring six science-fiction/fantasy Authors competing for the chance to be TOP GEEK. Audience members will be asked to ‘write-in’ questions in hopes of stumping the Authors and winning a pack of books. Hold onto your hats, Nerf herders, this might get ugly.

SIGNING

Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm

Location: Javits – Hall 1B Autographing Area – Table 22

Note: Books available for sale

Polcon – August 18-22 2016, Poland

Thursday, August 18 – Monday, August 22, in Wroclaw, Poland. Peter will be attending the con all days and may have additional appearances, but you will be able to find him at the following scheduled presentations:

Thursday, August 18

16:00 Autographing – Centennial Hall, exact location to be announced

20:00 Convention Opening Ceremonies

Friday, August 19

Meeting with special guest Peter V. Brett (Spotkanie z go?ciem specjalnym Peterem V. Brettem)

Friday 1h 18:00, Sala G? home of (Auditorium) – moderator Dominika Repeczko

(pi?tek 18:00 1h, Sala G?ówna (Audytoryjna) – prowadzi Dominika Repeczko)

19:00 Autographing to follow, room to be announced

Saturday, August 20

Imaginary worlds: Fantasy L

Saturday 1h 10:00, Sala G? home of (Auditorium) – Panel discussion – Peter V. Brett, Siri Pettersen, Cristina Macia

(sobota 10:00 1h, Sala G?ówna (Audytoryjna) – panel dyskusyjny – Peter V. Brett, Siri Pettersen, Cristina Macia)

Sunday, August 21

Between science and fiction

Sunday 1h 17:00, Sala G? home of (Auditorium), Ian Watson, Alastair Reynolds, Peter V. Brett

(niedziela 17:00 1h, Sala G?ówna (Audytoryjna) Ian Watson, Alastair Reynolds, Peter V. Brett)

A full PolCon schedule can be found here: http://polcon2016.pl/harmonogram-roboczy/

Festival Headread – May 25-29 2016, Tallinn

Wednesday, May 25th – Sunday, May 29th, in Tallinn, Estonia.

Thursday, 26 May
20.00 Opening reception of festival HeadRead
Tallinn Town Hall (Raekoja plats 1, Tallinn)

Saturday, 28 May
15.00 Talk with Mari Rebane
Festival venue – the Estonian Writers’ Union (Harju 1, Tallinn)
20.00 Closing reception of festival HeadRead
Restaurant Pegasus (Harju 1, Tallinn)

Emerald City Comicon – April 7-10 2016, Seattle

Thursday, April 7 – Sunday, April 10, in Seattle, Washington.

Signings:

Friday (1:00-2:00pm) Signing with Badali Jewelry Specialties, Inc, booth 111. **A free Time Ticket is required to participate in the signing. Tickets are available at the booth and upon request at badalijewelry@badalijewelry.com**

Saturday (12:00-1:00pm) at the University Bookstore booth

Panel: Deleted Scenes   

WHAT: Editing a book is no easy feat, especially for the person who wrote that book. Authors Peter Brett (The Demon Cycle), Kevin Hearne (Iron Druid Chronicles), and Robin Hobb (Fool’s Quest), each read a deleted scene from a published novel and discuss why it landed on the cutting room floor.  Moderated by Del Rey editorial director Tricia Narwani.

WHEN: 4/8/2016 at 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM, group signing to follow

WHERE: W603

Speakers: Tricia Narwani, Peter Brett, Kevin Hearne, Robin Hobb

Panel: Would I Lie To You?  

WHAT: Let’s face it, authors are basically just professional liars. They spend all day making things up. Come watch as two teams of authors spin their best yarns in the vein of British gameshow Would I Lie To You?

WHEN: 4/8/2016 at 5:15 PM – 6:15 PM

WHERE: W603

Speakers: Myke Cole, Jason Hough, Kevin Hearne, Jessica Murray, Ramez Naam, Karina Cooper, Robin Hobb

Panel: What’s New From Del Rey Books

WHAT: Del Rey has been publishing some of the best science fiction and fantasy since 1977. Join Del Rey editorial director Tricia Narwani and authors Peter Brett (The Demon Cycle), Kevin Hearne (Iron Druid Chronicles), Scott Sigler (Generations Trilogy), and Sylvain Neuvel (Sleeping Giants), as they discuss current projects and preview other books to come in 2016 from Terry Brooks, China Mieville, Naomi Novik, Star Wars, World of Warcraft, and many more!

WHEN: 4/9/2016 at 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM, group signing to follow

WHERE: W603

Speakers: Tricia Narwani, Peter Brett, Kevin Hearne, Scott Sigler, Sylvain Neuvel

Worldbuilders Charity Tabletop Gaming Party

WHAT: Join creators from across fantasy and science fiction in a night of gaming to benefit Worldbuilders, a nonprofit that helps raise funds to combat poverty in developing countries. Attending the party are writers, artists, game designers, and performers—people who help bring our imaginations to life.

WHEN: Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM (PDT) Add to Calendar

WHERE: Room 2AB (Level 2) – Washington State Convention Center. 800 Convention Place Seattle. Seattle, WA 98101 – View Map

TICKETS: bit.ly/worldbuildersparty

DETAILS

  • Rub shoulders with some of the industry’s greats.
  • Sit down and play these creators’ favorite games with them, from Dungeons & Dragons to Cards Against Humanity.
  • Appetizers with drinks available for purchase at the bar.
  • Silent auction with all kinds of great, geeky stuff.
  • Great door prizes!

Panel: Crafting Characters in Sci-Fi and Fantasy

WHAT: A good story is nothing without great characters, and this couldn’t be truer when it comes to the tales woven in science fiction and fantasy books. Come and hear authors talk about what goes into creating a great literary character.

WHEN: 4/10/2016 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, group signing to follow

WHERE: W603

Speakers: Peter Brett, Patrick Rothfuss, Peter Orullian, Seanan McGuire, and Bob Proehl

German Tour – March 15-20 2016, Austria/Germany

March 15th  – Reading and talk in Vienna, Austria at the VINDRAGONA Fantasy Festival. Peat will be at Frick am Graben at 8:00pm. There is limited space, so advanced registration is required. Please email graben@buchhandlung-frick.at to RSVP. The entrance cost 5 Euros.

Buchhandlung Frick
Graben 27
1010 Vienna

March 16th Peat heads to Germany for a reading and talk in Lüneburg (near Hamburg) at 8:00pm.

Lünebuch Buchhandlung am Markt Bardowicker Str. 1, 21335
Lüneburg 04131 754740

March 17th – Reading and talk in Berlin at 8:00pm (organized by the Otherland bookstore)

DTK-Wasserturm
Kopischstraße 7
10965 Berlin

March 18th  – Leipzig Book Fair

2:00 to 3:00pm Leipzig Book Fair. “Autor am Stand”, Hall 3, booth C101

4:00 to 4:30pm  Leipzig Book Fair. Short reading and signing, Halle 2, booth H309

March 19th  – Leipzig Book Fair and Bookstore Reading

2:00 to 2:30pm Leipzig Book Fair. Interview, Hall 3, booth C101, Magazin Nautilus/Abenteuer & Phantastik

3:00 to 3:30pm Reading and signing, Hall 2, booth H309

6:00pm Reading and talk at the Heyne Fantasy Night at Ludwig Bookstore in Leipzig together with Bernhard Hennen, T.S. Orgel and Carolin Wahl.

Bahnofsbuchhandlung Ludwig
Willy-Brandt-Platz 5
04109 Leipzig

World Fantasy Convention – November 5-8th, Saratoga Springs

Thursday, November 5th – Sunday, November 8th, 2015 at the Saratoga Springs City Center

(November 7) 10:00am in City Center 2A – Epic Fantasies: Trilogies, Series… Stand-alones? Moderating.

Scotland Signing: Blackwells in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Wednesday, October 14th at 6:30pm at Blackwells, Edinburgh

Chat/Signing/Q&As

Ireland Signing: Department 51, Dublin

Thursday, October 8th at at 6:00pm at Eason O’Connel Street, Dublin

Chat/Signing/Q&As

SF:SE, Speculative Fiction Southeast 2015, Orlando

Friday, September 25th – Sunday, September 27th at the Sheraton Orlando North

(Saturday) 11:30pm – Fear Itself
(Saturday) 1:30pm – Post Traumatic
(Saturday) 6:30pm – But What Does It All Mean?

Books Beneath The Bridge, New York

August 3rd, 2015 at 334 Furman Street, New York, NY 11201 starting at 7pm

A perfect summer night’s story starts with Books Beneath the Bridge. Nearly 5,000 people have attended the series since 2012. The evening will include readings, discussions, signings, and much more. Peter V. Brett will attend along with Naomi Novik (bestselling author of the Temeraire series).

Phoenix Comicon – May 28-31, Phoenix

May 28-31, 2015 at the Phoenix Convention Center

Del Rey Signing – Thursday, 5:00pm-6:00pm

Location: Del Rey booth #15067

Del Rey Spotlight – Friday, 10:30am-11:30am

Location: North 124

Since 1977 Del Rey books has grown into a Science Fiction and Fantasy Imprint with many well-read authors. Who are the authors from Del Rey Books joining us this weekend? Discover what Del Rey Books and their authors have in store for the future. With Pierce BrownNaomi NovikKevin HearneJason Hough and Scott Sigler. Author signing to follow at 12:00pm, Location: North 126b

Exhibit Hall Author Signing – Friday, 4:30pm-5:30pm

Location: Exhibitor hall authors area, tables 16132, 16136

Mother Trucking Monsters – Saturday, 10:30am-11:30am

Location: North 125

Demons, dragons, fiends, beasts, mutants; whatever you call them, monsters have been a part of fantasy as well as horror stories since we first heard a bump in the night.  Panelists discuss what makes a malicious, memorable and magical monster.

With Wesley ChuSam SykesKevin HearneCherie Priest and M.L. Brennan

Exhibit Hall Signing – Saturday, 12:00pm-1:00pm

Location: Exhibitor hall authors area, tables 16132, 16136

With: Sam SykesCherie PriestM.L. BrennanMyke ColeBennett Coles

Author Batsu with Sam Sykes – Saturday, 4:30pm-5:30pm

Location: North 124

Our hapless authors join Sam Sykes for another batsu game! (Batsu: the Japanese word for “punishment,”) Each panelists is charged with performing a task under pressure. If they fail, they will be subjected to a “horrible” punishment. Sounds fun! Right?

With Scott SiglerPierce BrownCherie PriestMyke Cole and Delilah S. Dawson

Drinks with Authors – Saturday, 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Location: Sheraton Hotel – 340 North 3rd Street

Exhibit Hall Signing – Sunday, 1:30-2:30pm

Location: Exhibitor hall authors area, tables 16132, 16136

With: Beth CatoBrian McClellanJoseph NassiseRichard Kadrey and Viola Carr

Del Rey Superfight –  Sunday, 3:00pm-4:00pm

Location: North 125

Who would win: Starlord with machine guns as legs or an ocelot that’s really really emotional? How about Iron Man who hasn’t slept in three days or Godzilla with an endless supply of trampolines? The Del Rey authors battle it out in a game of Superfight.

With Scott SiglerPierce BrownNaomi Novik and Jason Hough

C2E2 – April 24th-26th, Chicago

Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo

South Building in McCormick Place in downtown Chicago

Friday, April 24th

SIGNING

Time: 5:00-6:00pm

Location: Del Rey booth

Saturday, April 25th

GEEK GEEK REVOLUTION

Saturday April 25th at 11:00am

With Pat RothfussJim Butcher and Marjorie Liu

AUTHORS OF EPIC FANTASY

Saturday April 25th at 3:00pm

In Room S402 with Naomi NovikKelley Grant and Pat Rothfuss

SIGNING: Authors of Epic Fantasy

Time: 4:15 – 5:15PM

Location: Autographing Area Table 18

Sunday, April 26th

SIGNING

Time: 12:00-1:00pm

Location: Del Rey booth

Glasgow, U.K. – April 16th at 6:30pm

Waterstones 153 – 157 Sauchiehall Street, G2 3EW

London Book Fair

Wednesday, April 15, Olympia London Convention Center, Hammersmith Road, Kensington W14 8UX

London Guardian Masterclass – April 14th at 6:00pm

“How to Write Fantasy and Dystopian” with Joe Abercrombie & Francesca Haig, chaired by Jane Johnson

Tickets are on sale now!

Kings Place, 90 York Way London N1 9AG

Nottingham, U.K. – April 13th at 12:00pm

Waterstones 1/5 Bridlesmith Gate, Nottingham NG1 2GR

Milton Keynes, U.K. – April 13th at 6:00pm

Waterstones 72 Midsummer Place, Milton Keynes MK9 3GA

Manchester, U.K. – April 12th at 12:00pm

Waterstones 91 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 2BW

Leeds, U.K. – April 12th at 5:00pm

Waterstones 93-97 Albion St, Leeds LS1 5JS

Birmingham, U.K. – April 11th at 12:00pm

Waterstones 128 New Street, Birmingham, B2 4DB

Liverpool, U.K. – April 11th at 6:00pm

Waterstones 12 College Lane, Liverpool L1 3DL

Reading, U.K. – April 10th at 12:30pm

Waterstones: The Oracle, 12 Holy Brook Mall, Reading RG1 2AQ

Grim Gathering: Bristol, U.K. – April 10th at 7:00pm

Fantasy Faction and Harper Voyager UK host the Grim Gathering with Mark Lawrence, Joe Abercrombie, Peter Newman and myself. Lighthearted Q&A followed by a book signing with all four authors!

Waterstones, Bristol, 11A Union Galleries, Broadmead, BS1 3XD

Be sure to RSVP on Facebook here.

London Book Launch – April 9th at 6:00pm

Forbidden Planet, 179 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2H 8JR

Houston – April 3rd at 6:30pm

Murder by the Book 2342 Bissonnet St.Houston, TX 77005

San Diego – April 2nd at 7:30pm

Mysterious Galaxy at 5943 Balboa Ave Suite #100, San Diego

Mountain View – April 1st at 7:00pm

Books Inc. 301 Castro Street Mountain View, CA

Portland – March 31st at 7:00pm

Powell’s Bookstore 3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 97005

Seattle – March 30th at 7:00pm

University Bookstore 4326 University Way, N.E. Seattle, Washington 98105

Emerald City ComicCon – March 27-29th, Seattle

Friday, March 27th – 29th, 2015 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, WA

Special Note: copies of The Skull Throne will be available for purchase at this event, a day before the U.S. release date!

Friday, March 27th

PANEL: Preventing Magical McGuffins
Room: Hall B (WSCC 602-603)
Time: 4:30PM – 5:20PM
Moderator: Anna Alexander
Guest(s):  Holly Black, Patrick Rothfuss, Peter V. Brett

Even in a fantasy world, magic can’t solve all your problems. Our panel of novelists discuss how to write about magic responsibly. Panelists include Holly Black, Patrick Rothfuss, Heather Reasby, and Peter V. Brett.

SIGNING

Time: 5:30PM

Table JJ – 10/11

Saturday, March 28th

PANEL: Trapped in an Elevator: How to Pitch Your Idea
Room: Hall B (WSCC 602-603)
Time: 10:30AM – 11:20AM
Moderator: Anna Alexander
Guest(s):  Lisa Mantchev, Peter Orullian, Peter V. Brett

Can you sum up your story in one minute? In one sentence? Our panel of experts will help you master the fine art of “elevator pitching” your novel, bolstering that synopsis, condensing your cover letters, and working up creative and engaging fare that can be used in everything from jacket copy to product description.

 

SIGNING

Time: 11:30AM

Table JJ – 10/11

Drinks with Authors – Saturday, March 28th, Seattle

Emerald City ComicCon passes are sold out, but you can still meet and talk with your favorite authors in epic fantasy without a badge! Join Myke ColeNaomi NovikJason HoughPatrick RothfussRobin Hobb and myself for an evening of drinks!

You MUST RSVP, please click here for more information.

The Pike Brewing Company, 1415 First Ave (between Pike and Union) Seattle, WA 98101 from 8pm-11:00pm

Sunday, March 29th

PANEL: What Makes Fantasy Epic?
Room: Hall B (WSCC 602-603)
Time: 1:30PM – 2:20PM
Moderator: Ellen Guon Beeman

Guest(s):  Robin Hobb, Patrick Rothfuss, Steven Erikson, Peter Orullian, Peter V. Brett

Join our panel of award winning fantasy authors for a discussion of how the definition of epic fantasy has evolved over time and how they create complex and engaging worlds.

SIGNING

Time: 2:30PM

Table JJ – 10/11

 

ConFusion 2015

January 16-18th, 2015 at the Dearborn Doubletree Hotel, 5801 Southfield Expressway Detroit, Michigan.

Register Here

Friday 5pm: Visual versus Textual Reading/Intelligence
Most movies/shows are judged by critics on their textual intelligence – the plot, the dialogue, etc. But visual intelligence is also important, and often missed in professional criticism. Tumblr memes spend days going over the tiniest visual cue in Captain America, while Pacific Rim is called “a dumb movie” – how can we improve our visual intelligence?

Saturday 9am-12pm: Author D&D

Watch a group of fantasy authors play classic D&D. We have an awesome roster for this year’s game including Joe AbercrombieDiana RowlandWesley ChuJim C. HinesMyke Cole and Doug Hulick.

Saturday 3pm: How to Raise Your Nerd
Fannish parents discuss raising the next generation of fans.

Saturday 4pm: Mass Autograph Session

Sunday 11am: The Comics Code
Where have all the diverse, feminist comics gone? How about the 1930s and 40s, in the days before the Comics Code?

World Fantasy

Thursday, November 6-9, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City in Arlington, VA

**Copies of The Warded Man will be in the book bags this year!**

Reading

Friday, November 7th from 12:00pm-12:30pm, Fairfax

Peat will be reading from his work! Come say hi!

Mass Autograph Session

Friday, November 7th from 8pm-11pm

This event is open to the public! Come say hi to Peat and all the other amazing authors at the convention and get your books signed.