Black Library Live 2016

The ultimate one day Black Library event

Black Library Live! returns with a packed schedule of seminars, signings, readings and Q&As – plus of course, the chance to meet your favourite authors and pick up new and pre-release books and CDs. It’s an unmissable event for all Black Library fans.

Venue: Warhammer World.
Date: Saturday 19th November 2016 10.00am – 6.00pm.
Tickets: Available from Wedmesday 31st August. Tickets include entry to the Exhibition Centre.

Children age 11 and under go free. No children under the age of 18 years will be admitted to the Venue unless accompanied and supervised by a ticket holding adult aged 18 years or over.

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Black Library Live! 2016 is a one day event devoted to the fiction of the worlds of Warhammer, and the creators who bring it to you. Held in the Warhammer World visitors centre in Nottingham – the very home of the Warhammer hobby – it’s an unmissable extravaganza for all Black Library book lovers.

Your ticket gets you entry into the event itself (of course) with access to the seminars, signings and everything else on the day, plus a Free chapbook featuring new short stories, an exclusive event programme and complete access to Warhammer World’s expansive Exhibitions, including massive dioramas, displays of Citadel Miniatures, and much more.

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  • Get the full schedule here.
  • Author signings – get your favourite books dedicated by the writers
  • Seminars – discover the secrets behind Black Library series, including the Horus Heresy and The Beast Arises
  • Author Q&As – get your burning questions answered
  • Reading – hear authors read from their latest works
  • Plus more to be announced later!


  • Mark Clapham
  • Aaron Dembski-Bowden
  • John French
  • L J Goulding
  • David Guymer
  • Guy Haley
  • Nick Kyme
  • Josh Reynolds
  • Neil Roberts
  • Gav Thorpe
  • Chris Wraight
  • Plus special guest appearances by David Annandale and Graham McNeill, appearing by Mechanicum techno-sorcery for Q&A sessions!

Watch out for more guest announcements in the coming weeks


  • Free chapbook featuring new short stories by Chris Wraight and Josh Reynolds.
  • Exclusive Nagash themed t-shirt.


  • ‘Sons of the Forge’, a Limited Edition Horus Heresy Salamanders novel by Nick Kyme
  • ‘Warden of the Blade’ by David Annandale, a new Grey Knights novel
  • ‘Azrael’, a Limited Edition novel of the Dark Angels Supreme Grand Master by Gav Thorpe
  • ‘The Master of Mankind’, Book 41 of the Horus Heresy, by Aaron Dembski-Bowden
  • ‘Nagash: The Undying King’ by Josh Reynolds, a new Warhammer Age of Sigmar novel exclusively available from events and Warhammer World’s Black Library store
  • ‘Tyrant of the Hollow Worlds’, a Space Marine Battles novel by Mark Clapham
  • ‘Fabius Bile: Primogenitor’ by Josh Reynolds, in both standard and deluxe Limited Edition formats
  • Plus many more to be announced