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Book launch Tom Anderson's ‘The Actaeon Tide’ & Open Mic

8pm, Friday, 30th January 2015

The Green Room - Above SUSSED, 4 /5  James St Porthcawl CF36 3BG

Sustainable Wales is delighted to announce its next ‘Green Room’ event will feature Porthcawl writer Tom Anderson’s first novel, ‘The Actaeon Tide’, published by Parthian.

Tom is known for his accounts of surfing around the world, described in volumes such as ‘Chasing Dean’ and ‘Riding the Magic Carpet’ (Summersdale.)

The Actaeon Tide is Anderson’s first novel and marks an ambitious step forward in his writing.

It brings together Tom’s interests in surfing and the health of our oceans with his experience of working for a detective agency.

8pm, Friday, 30th January 2015

This Green Room event serves as the first local launch of ‘The Actaeon Tide’. Tom Anderson lives in Porthcawl and is an English teacher in Cardiff.

More information: Sustainable Wales 01656 783962

The reading will be followed by questions, opportunities to purchase ‘The Actaeon Tide’, and our ever popular Open Mic readings.



Tom Anderson:

Tom’s debut thriller, The Actaeon Tide, came out in the autumn of 2014, while Code Black (due in March 2015) will tell tales of the heavy winter storms that hit Wales and the South West last year. Tom is also the current Chair of the Welsh Academy, as well as an adept broadcaster and public speaker. For more info on professional engagements see this Writers of Wales page. He is currently working on a young adults novel with a top-secret working title.