I'm off on a signing tour next week. Here's where I'll be, and when:
Saturday 26th: I've got a panel and signing at Comic Con, San Diego.
(Description: 10:00-11:00am, Looking at Our World: Eye on the Future — Speculative fiction authors discuss shaping the future through their fiction and shaping their fiction to the future. Panelists include Robert J. Sawyer (Rollback), Ann Aguirre (Grimspace), Tobias S. Buckell (Ragamuffin), William C. Dietz (When All Seems Lost), Alan Dean Foster (author of more than 100 books), Charles Stross (Saturn's Children), and John Zakour (Dangerous Dames). Moderated by Maryelizabeth Hart of Mysterious Galaxy. Room 8. Signing to follow at 11am in the autograph area.)
Sunday 27th: Signing at Penguin booth, #1117, 11am.
(Note: I arrive at ComicCon on the 23rd, and I'll be mooching around until the 27th. I may post updates to this entry at short notice as/when I have extra fixtures to announce.)
Monday 28th: I'll be in Los Angeles.
Reading and signing from 7:30pm at Mystery & Imagination, 238 N. Brand Blvd, Glendale. (For more information, call (818) 545-0206.)
Tuesday 29th: I'll be in Santa Cruz and San Francisco.
I'll be doing a live interview at 10am on KUSP's Geek Speak program, presented by Rick Kleffel.
And in the evening I'll be doing a reading and signing in SF at 7pm at Borders, 400 Post Street.
Wednesday 30th: I'll be in Phoenix.
In the evening I'll be doing a reading and signing at Poisoned Pen, 4014 North Goldwater Blvd.
Thursday August 7th: I'll be in Denver.
I'm doing a reading and signing at Tattered Cover (Colfax Store), 2526 E. Colfax. It's a joint signing! With Kat Richardson and Joe Haldeman!
I'm also (predictably) going to be in Denver for the Denvention 3 world science fiction convention. I've got a bunch of items scheduled at Denvention; here's my preliminary (subject to change) list:
Friday August 8th:
Panel: Twisting Time: Alternate Histories (10am)
Panel: Timeless Stars: H. P. Lovecraft (1pm)
Saturday August 9th:
Panel: The Evil Empire: Microsoft or Amazon? (2:30pm)
Sunday August 10th:
Panel: The Coming Thing - what's next and newest in SF (1pm)
And I am flying home on Monday 11th, arriving late on the 12th.