Over 15 of the best crime and mystery authors writing today live in Whitley Bay, March 4th, 2023.
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Halloween VNatB/ Bay Tales Show
The recording of our Halloween show is now available on our You Tube channel
Click on the image to see Charlotte Duckworth, Fiona Cummins, Jason Arnopp, Sam Holland, Jonathan Whitelaw, Jónína Leósdóttir, Jo Callaghan and V Castro.
Click on the image for our special one-off VNATB show in support of Crawley Festival of Words: Wordfest 2022.
Thank you to everyone who came to Bay Tales Live 2022.
Her Last Holiday – CL Taylor Launch
On 20th January we helped Avon with the launch of the paperback of CL Taylor’s Her Last Holiday. Just click on the image to the left to watch a recording of the show. Cally talks about her new book and her work in general. With special guests Mark Edwards and Claire Douglas.
November Bay Tales Recording Now Available
Book reviews from Simon Bewick and Vic Watson, Guest Book Reviewer: Dan Stubbings, Guest Author Reading from Emily Edwards and an in-depth interview with Simon Beckett and Catherine Steadman
Bay Tales/ Virtual Noir at the Bar Crossover Show
9 of the authors appearing at our first physical live event coming in February read from their work at our October crossover show. Amen Alonge, Amy McCulluch, Vaseem Khan, Lesley Kara, Howard Linskey, Nikki May, Trevor Wood, Russ Thomas and Gytha Lodge.
Winter Counts – David Heska Wanbli Weiden UK Live Launch
See Vic’s interview with David Heska Wanbli Weiden here to learn more about him and his Anthony Award and Thriller Award Winning, Edgar Award Nominated novel. We were joined by guest authors SA Cosby, James Delargy, Rod Reynolds and Rob Scragg who put their questions to David. And then…we were having such a good time we just let the guys question each other!
The Heights – Louise Candlish Launch
We had a great evening helping Louise, and Simon and Schuster, launch her new book The Heights – and thrilled to have TM Logan and Lisa Jewell join us.
We had M.J Arlidge and Helene Flood being interviewed by Vic, our extended review by DV Bishop and guest reading from Chris McDonald…Watch the show now by clicking on the link!
Our second Bay Tales Live Event. February 10th, 19:30 PM . Steve Cavanagh, Neil Broadfoot and Tony Hutchinson talked about their previous careers as a lawyer, journalist and detective and how it’s affected their writing. Plus a reading from Russ Thomas and review from Chris McDonald. See the full recording here
Christmas Noir at the Bar
Our last show of 2020. We featured Catherine Cooper, Gytha Lodge, Hayley Webster, Emma Christie, Danny Marshall, Nell Pattison , Derek Farrell, Trevor Wood, Allie Reynolds, Andrew Cotto and Gregg Hurwitz. PLUS…Louise Mangos, winner of the first Bay Tales Christmas Crime story…