Waterstones Bradford, CCB Launch October 2021

On 16th October 2021, Waterstones (Wool Exchange, Bradford) invited CCB to officially launch (though a little late due to Covid!) and celebrate the store's 25th anniversary. Rachael and the Waterstones staff hosted over 100 guests in the historic building, including authors, bloggers, local press and media, public figures and aspiring writers.

Bluetooth & the World Wide Web WHSmith Tour 2019

In 2019, following the successful release of Bluetooth & the World Wide Web (co-written with her father, David Hardcastle), Rachael toured WHSmith to sign books and entertain young readers with some friendly volunteers. The tour ended just before the Covid-19 pandemic in early 2020, and stores included Manchester, Sheffield, Leeds, Bradford and others. Photos also include their visit to Kala Sangam's Indie Lit Festival and their press tour for the book.

Rachael's WHSmith Tour 2018-2019

In 2018-2019, Rachael toured WHSmith to sign her young adult books and adult novella, Noah Finn & the Art of Suicide. The tour ended prior to the Bluetooth & the World Wide Web tour beginning in 2019 and stores included the Trafford Centre, White Rose Shopping Centre and Bradford Broadway Shopping Centre (and others). 

General Gallery - Other Photos of Interest

Photos from Rachael's other events, including photographs of books and CCB authors, can be found below. Additional photos from some of Rachael's other events are also included here: Shipley Arts Festival, Leeds Youth Market (Yorkshire Day), Low Ash Primary School, Keighley Christmas Market, Bradford City Hall, Harrogate Author Panel, The Triangle, Wrose Library/Wrose Carnival, Morley Indie Book Fair, BCB Radio and more...