James Runcie


19 March 2015

Spring 2015

I am currently writing Volume 5 of The Grantchester Mysteries.

Volume 4, Sidney Chambers and the Forgiveness of Sins will be published in May and I will be going on a UK book tour to promote it. Dates and venues can be found here:


The second series of Grantchester will start filming in July for transmission on ITV in early 2016. 


This is my Lent Talk for BBC Radio 4:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b053bq5f


I am also writing a play about Dr.Johnson for Oran Mor in Glasgow, and will be directing a production of George Mackay Brown's Greenvoe adapted by Stewart Conn and with music by Alasdair Nicolson at the St.Magnus Festival in Orkney: 



I will also be running a creative writing course at Dartington in August: