Events & courses








Writing Crime Fiction course with Cardiff University - booking now open!


Katherine teaches this popular ten week course for the Department of Continuing and Professional Education at Cardiff University. Students are introduced to the building blocks of crime fiction, including plotting, character construction, writing dialogue and strategies for building tension and suspense. 


The course is running again in January 2019 and booking is now open via the university's website


Cornish Short Stories at the Royal Cornwall Museum

In a subversive move, one of Katherine's poems appears in a new anthology of short fiction, Cornish Short Stories, which is published by the History Press. Katherine will be reading from the book at this event in Truro as part of the 'Cornish Tales' evening.

4th August, 6pm
Royal Cornwall Museum, River Street, Truro, Cornwall TR1 2SJ
Tickets £5, book here


Author Talk at Llanishen Hub

Where better to talk books than a library! Join Katherine for this free event at Llanishen Hub where she'll be talking about her new book The Magpie Tree.

6th August, 10am - 11am
Llanishen Hub, 11 Station Road, Cardiff CF14 5LS


An evening at Waterstones Aberystwyth

Join Katherine at this special event hosted by Waterstones at Medina, Aberystwyth's fantastic Mediteranean restaurant-cafe

20th September, 6.30pm for 7pm start
Medina,10 Market Street, Aberystwyth SY23 1DL

Tickets: £20 to include dinner and a £3 voucher towards books on the night
All bookings via Waterstones Aberystwyth: 01970 611222


Want to book Katherine for an author talk or workshop?

Just get in touch via the Contact page



Photo credit: Brian Carroll