• Fri
    7:30 pmPrint Point, 24-26 W Princes St, Rothesay, Isle of Bute PA20 9AF

    Steve Cavanagh and Mason Cross talk to SJI Holliday about writing American thrillers as part of the Bute Noir festival.

    More details and tickets at the festival website.

  • Sun
    12:30 pmRothesay Library, Stuart St, Isle of Bute PA20 0BX

    Steph Broadbribb and Mason Cross discuss writing thrillers set stateside as part of the Bute Noir festival.

    More details and tickets at the festival website.

  • Sat
    2:00 pm12 George St, Oban PA34 5SB

    Mason Cross will be appearing at Waterstones Oban to read from and sign copies of his new book Don't Look For Me, the fourth in the Carter Blake series.

    Contact the store on 01631 571455 for details.

  • Thu
    6:00 pmBlackwells Bookshop, 53 - 62 South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1YS

    Now in its tenth year, Blackwell's Writers at the Fringe brings you once again the best in Scottish writing.
    Every Thursday during the Festival we invite a selection of Scottish performers to give us a taste of their work.

    New and unpublished works of literary art stands alongside established novelists, from folk music to contemporary fiction and all that is found in between.

    Thursday 24th August
    Sara Sheridan
    Peter Ross
    Natalie Fergie
    Daniel Shand
    Mason Cross

    The event is free, click here to book your ticket

    For more information or if you would like a signed copy of any of the books because you can't make it to the event, please contact Ann Landmann on 0131 622 8222 or

  • Sat
    5:30 pmBloody Scotland, Stirling

    Get your kicks on Route 66 with the bestselling authors of two American-based novels that take us on a thrill ride from Los Angeles to Las Vegas.

    Chris Carter’s number one chart topper The Caller is set in LA and is the eighth to feature his unstoppable detective Robert Hunter. Don’t Look For Me, the fourth in Mason Cross’s brilliant Carter Blake series, sees Blake up against a hitman in and around America’s gambling capital.

    Tickets from the festival website.