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Joanna Trollope OBE

Honoured for Services to Literature

20th December 2019

On December 19th 2019 Joanna Trollope attended the Investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace where she was presented with her CBE for services to literature by the Duke of Cambridge.

Read the full story here: Lancashire Telegraph

Updating Jane Austen

14th November 2019

Join Joanna Trollope for an evening talk on updating Jane Austen for a modern readership, on Wednesday 4th December at 7pm.

In 2013 Joanna Trollope was one of six authors picked to take part in the Austen project; an initiative begun in 2013 by publisher Harper Collins, which saw top contemporary authors reworking Jane’s six completed novels for a modern audience.

Doors open at 7:00pm, and the talk starts at 7:30. You will be able to buy a glass of wine or beer, or a soft drink, and there will be a book signing after the talk.

Location: St John’s Place, Lower Road, Lower Bemerton, Salisbury SP2 9NP

For more information and ticket details please go to:

Join Joanna for Tea in Winchester…

10th June 2019

Women Mean Business! The Telegraph’s Summit.

31st October 2018

Women Mean Business! The Telegraph is hosting the day of action, debate and networking as part of our campaign to boost female entrepreneurship in Britain. Hundreds of top British entrepreneurs and leading female business owners have turned out to discuss ways the workplace can work better for women and how female entrepreneurs can get a better deal.

Women Mean Business!  Joanna was there and spent the day in active and lively discussion

Read about this discussion between Joanna, Allison Pearson, Jane Kellock and Julianne Miles: Click Here: 


An Audience with Joanna Trollope – Warwick Arts Centre

25th October 2018

On Tue 22nd January 2019, at 7.30pm, come and listen to Joanna at Warwick Arts Centre, talk about her life, her work and her her latest novel,  An Unsuitable Match. Audiences are assured of an excellent view of the stage and comfortable seating in this well-designed auditorium.  Click Here for more information.

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Newcastle Book Festival – Sunday, 25 November 2018

From 1:00pm until 2:00pm in the  City Library, Joanna will talk about her new book An Unsuitable Match, followed by a Q&A session and book signing. Joanna is looking forward to returning to Newcastle again. Her novel, The Other Family, was partly set in Newcastle and Joanna has been to the city many times.
Click Here for more information.

Chester Literature Festival – An Evening with Joanna Trollope

Wednesday 14th November 2018 at 7.30pm.

Come and join Joanna as she spends the evening at The Storyhouse, Chester.  She will be in conversation with Penny Feeney, giving some readings  from her latest novel, An Unsuitable Match, as well as signing books. Click Here for more information.

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Women Mean Business – The Telegraph

Date: 31 October 2018
Venue: Hilton London, Bankside Hotel

Joanna, together with 30+ high profile speakers, influential business leaders and successful entrepreneurs talks on how to make work work for women.

Joanna with Jeremy Vine – What Makes Us Human

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On October 30th, Jeremy Vine will explore what makes us human with author Joanna in a major BBC Radio 2 series featuring some of theImage result for BBC Radio 2 Jeremy Vine show thinkers and writers of our time. This week Joanna will ponder the importance of hope.






Tuesday 27th February 2018. Event in Linlithgow

19th February 2018


Scotland’s independent bookshop welcomes Joanna to their event at Linlithgow Burgh Halls. Joanna will be in conversation with Rosemary Goring. Come and meet Joanna afterwards at her book signing.

For further information, please get in touch:


T: 01506 845509


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