Official Press Release
Forbidden Planet is pleased to announce a signing by Neal Stephenson. He will be signing Anathem at the Forbidden Planet Megastore, 179 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2H 8JR, on Friday 17th October 6-7pm
Neal Stephenson lives in Seattle and we are extremely lucky to have him in store for a rare public appearance. Neal has written seven other novels, five of which have been short-listed for the Arthur C. Clarke Award. He eventually won with the book Quicksilver. Three of his last four novels have been on the New York Times bestsellers list.
ANATHEM: Fraa Ersmas has spent most of his life inside a 3,400 sanctuary on the planet Arbre, but all that is about to change when he is chosen along with other scientists, philosophers and mathematicians to help save the world from certain doom. It’s a novel of huge scope, intelligence and imagination. Classic Stephenson.
Forbidden Planet is the largest store of its kind in the world. Some of the biggest names in Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Comics and Cult Entertainment have come to our London Megastore for signing events, including: Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, Simon Pegg, William Gibson, Mark Millar, Guillermo Del Toro, Brian Froud and Stephen King.
For more news about our signings please go to: http://www.forbiddenplanet.com/Signings.html