Peter May Goes Straight in at No 2
I’ll Keep You Safe, the latest bestseller by Peter May, was published as a lead title by Quercus last week to a fantastic reception, reaching number 2 in the bestseller chart after just 3 days of sales.
Peter has been on an events tour of the UK this week, starting at Lews Castle in the Hebrides, an area that features heavily in I’ll Keep You Safe. He has had sell out events, with audiences of up to 400, in Inverness, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Perth, with Sussex and Nottingham to come next week.
With key interviews on the BBC News Channel’s ‘Meet the Author’ and Radio 4’s ‘Today’ Programme, and widespread review coverage and features running over the length of the tour, this has resulted in I’ll Keep You Safe earning Peter the number 2 spot on the Sunday Times Bestseller list, his highest charting to date.
Peter’s UK tour will continue next week, the event details are listed below:
Tuesday 23rd January
Literary Dinner in association with Steyning Bookshop
Venue: The Sussex Produce Café, 88 High Street, Steyning BN44 3RD
Tel for tickets: 01903 812062
Ticket: £30 (includes book and meal)
Chairperson: William Shaw
Wednesday 24th January
Event in association with The Bookcase in Nottingham
Venue: St Mary’s Church, Church Lane, Lowdham, Notts, NG14 7BE
Tel for tickets: 0115 966 3219
Ticket Prices: £7 full/ £6 concession/ £5 Festival Friends
Friday 26th January
Event at the France Show, Olympia
Venue: London Olympia, Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX
Tickets: http://www.thefranceshow.com/tickets / 01242 264777
Ticket Prices: £12 / £13.20 (with booking fee)
Half price ticket promo code: PMTFS18 (Tickets £6 & booking fee £0.60)
Chairperson: Guy Wolley