The author of science fiction/horror novel The Maelstrom will be visiting a Boston bookstore on Tuesday to help celebrate World Book Night.
Matthew Barnes, who is currently writing the second part of the trilogy, will tak about the process of writing his book and getting it published.
Organisers said this is an ideal opportunity for potential writers to hear about the highs and lows of being an author.
The event will take place from 7.30pm at Waterstones, Pescod Square, in Boston.
For details call 01205 360002.