My version of fifty of the tales of the Brothers Grimm is published this September, and I’ll be doing various talks and events to go with it.

Monday 24 September – I shall be appearing on Start the Week at 9am on BBC Radio 4.

Saturday 6 October – I shall be recording an interview of the Sky Book Show with Mariella Frostrup (I’m not sure when it will be broadcast) and then later that day speaking at the Cheltenham Literary Festival, from 4-5pm.

Wednesday 10 October, 7pm – I shall be speaking at the Guardian Book Club, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9AG.

Monday 29 October – I shall be talking with the great storyteller Neil Gaiman at the Cambridge Theatre at 7.30pm. I shall read a little from Grimm Tales, we shall talk about stories and storytelling, and there will be a signing afterwards.

Sunday 4 November, 2pm – I shall be lecturing on Grimm at the Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford, as part of the 700th anniversary celebrations for Exeter College.

Sunday 9 December – I shall be talking at the Southbank Centre, time yet to be confirmed.