WorldCon - Thu 14 Aug - Mon 18 Aug 2014
Includes the Hugo Awards ceremony, nominees here:
Appearances / signings include: George R.R. Martin, Patrick Rothfuss, Sarah J. Maas, Kelley Armstrong, Carrie Vaughn, Leigh Bardugo, Kim Curran, Catherynne M. Valente, Audrey Niffenegger, Michelle Sagara / Michelle Sagara West, C.E. Murphy, Foz Meadows, Suzanne McLeod,Scott Lynch, Tanya Huff, Robin Hobb, Peter F. Hamilton, Simon R. Green, Cory Doctorow, Ellen Datlow, Mike Carey, Peter V. Brett, Lauren Beukes, Elizabeth Bear, Joe Abercrombie, Lauren Beukes, and hundreds more. These are just the names I recognise.
Nine Worlds Geekfest - Fri 8 Aug - Sun 10 Aug 2014
Guests include: Elizabeth Bear, John Connolly, Kate Griffin, Laura Lam, Liesel Schwarz, and more listed here - https://nineworlds.co.uk/2014/guest
Anybody going? I think I might.