Peter's debut novel, Hare, is published in hardback, paperback and ebook by Knox Robinson – click on the links below to find out about the book

Events

Borders Science Festival 2017
Selkirk Library, Selkirk, TD7 4LE
Saturday 13 May 2017, 7pm
Peter Ranscombe will talk about the fact and the fiction behind Burke and Hare and read from his debut historical novel, “Hare”, as part of the Borders Science Festival.
http://www.liveborders.org.uk/libraries_and_archives(1)/borders_science_festival_2017

Previous events

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Burke & Hare: Fact & Fiction
Museum of the University of St Andrews, 7a The Scores, St Andrews, KY16 9AR
Thursday 19 February 2015, 5:30pm to 6.15pm
St Andrews physics graduate Peter Ranscombe will return to the Fife town to speak about the fact and the fiction behind Burke and Hare, Scotland’s most notorious murderers, who inspired Peter’s debut novel, Hare. His talk accompanies the “Doctors in the Making” exhibition at the museum, which includes a cast of William Burke’s death mask.
http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/museum/events/adultprogramme/

Edinburgh Reads
Central Library, 7-9 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EG
Wednesday 22 April 2015, 7pm to 8pm
Peter Ranscombe talks about his debut novel, Hare, as part of the Edinburgh Reads series of events.
http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/peter-ranscombe-hare-tickets-16154027130

CoastWord

CoastWord book festival, Dunbar
Dunmuir Hotel, Queens Road, Dunbar, EH42 1LG
Sunday 24 May 2015, 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Meet the author event.
http://www.coastword.co.uk/festival/meet-the-author-event-with-peter-ranscombe

NairnBookshop

Paperback launch – Nairn Bookshop event at Nairn Community & Arts Centre
Nairn Community & Arts Centre, King Street, Nairn, IV12 4BQ
Peter Ranscombe reads from and discuses his debut novel, Hare, at an event organised by Nairn Bookshop at Nairn Community & Arts Centre.
http://nairnbookshop.co.uk/epages/9c5495d3-7147-4779-8008-54efd7530149.sf/en_GB/?ObjectPath=/Shops/9c5495d3-7147-4779-8008-54efd7530149/Categories/Events

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Writers at the Fringe
Blackwell’s Bookshop, 53-62 South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1YS
Thursday 20 August 2015, 6pm
Peter Ranscombe is appearing alongside Jim Crumley, Chris Dolan, Vicki Jarrett and Michael F Russel as part of the Writers at the Fringe series of events held by Blackwell’s Bookshop.
http://bookshop.blackwell.co.uk/stores/edinburgh-southbridge/events/

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Edinburgh Book Fringe 2015
Word Power Books, 43-45 West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9DB
Friday 21 August 2015, 1pm
Peter Ranscombe reads from and discusses his novel, Hare, at the Edinburgh Book Fringe 2015.
http://www.word-power.co.uk/viewEvent.php?id=3197

Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2015
Saughtonhall United Reformed Church, 87 Saughtonhall Drive, Edinburgh, EH12 5TR
Sunday 23 August 2015, 6.30pm
Peter Ranscombe reads from and discusses his debut novel, Hare.
http://tickets.edfringe.com/whats-on/hare

Portobello

Portobello Book Festival 2015
Portobello Library, 14 Rosefield Avenue, Portobello, Edinburgh, EH15 1AU
Saturday 3 October 2015, 11am to 12.30pm
Peter Ranscombe appears alongside Grahame Howard and RL McKinney as the three writers discuss their debut novels.
https://portobellobookfestival.wordpress.com/2015-programme/

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New Lanark Book Festival 2015
New Lanark World Heritage Site, South Lanarkshire, ML11 9DB
Saturday 3 October 2015, 6.15pm
Peter Ranscombe talks about the fact and fiction behind his debut novel, an historical thriller called Hare, at the inaugural New Lanark book festival.
http://www.newlanark.org/visitorcentre/2015-book-festival.shtml

Surgeons’ Hall Museum
Surgeons’ Hall Museums, Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9DW
Thursday 28 January 2016, 6pm to 7.15pm
Peter Ranscombe will speak about the fact and the fiction behind Burke and Hare on the anniversary of Burke’s execution.
https://museum.rcsed.ac.uk/news-and-events/events/2016/january/hare-with-peter-ranscombe

Edinburgh Skeptics – ‘Burke and Hare’ screening
The Banshee Labyrinth, 29-35 Niddry Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LG
Thursday 27 October 2016, 7.15pm
Peter Ranscombe will speak about the fact and the fiction behind Burke and Hare to introduce a screening of John Landis’ 2010 film about the duo.
https://www.meetup.com/EdinburghSkeptics/events/234424294/

EdHorrorFest

Edinburgh Horror Festival – ‘Burke & Hare: Fact & Fiction’
The Banshee Labyrinth, 29-35 Niddry Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LG
Saturday 29 October 2016, 4pm
Peter Ranscombe will speak about the fact and the fiction behind Burke and Hare and reading from his debut historical thriller, “Hare”, as part of the Edinburgh Horror Festival.
https://www.facebook.com/events/1806916316213113/

World Book Night 2017
Haddington Library, 15 Lodge Street, Haddington, EH41 3DX
Sunday 23 April 2017, 4.15pm
Peter Ranscombe will be signing copies of his debut historical thriller, “Hare”, as part of East Lothian Library Services’ celebrations of World Book Night 2017.
http://eastlothianlibraries.blogspot.co.uk/2017/03/walk-and-talk-events-march-august-2017.html

 

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