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Book Launch for "The Inner Child" by Henry Blackshaw

6 October 2019
Brunswick Bound
Henry Blackshaw, Brunswick Bound

Celebrate the publication of The Inner Child with author & illustrator Henry Blackshaw at Brunswick...

The Moth StorySLAM: SPOOKY

7 October 2019
The Moth
True Personal Stories, Told Live

The Moth's StorySLAMs are open-mic storytelling competitions.

Kerry Reed-Gilbert: The Cherry Picker's Daughter

7 October 2019
The Wheeler Centre
Jeanine Leane and Timmah Ball

Please note: Aunty Kerry has passed away and approval has been granted to display her picture...

Holden Shepherd & Michael Earp: In Conversation

8 October 2019

Event for Readers, Teachers, Writers at 759 Nicholson Street, Carlton North, VIC 3054

How to Teach and Learn Consent

8 October 2019
The Wheeler Centre

There was 'no means no'. Then 'yes means yes'.

Author Event – Anna Krien In Conversation

8 October 2019
The Sun Bookshop

We are thrilled to host Anna Krien, author of the award-winning Night Games and Into the Woods, as well as...

Jessica White: Hearing Maud

9 October 2019
The Wheeler Centre
Jessica White and Fiona Wright

At age four, Jessica White lost most of her hearing through bacterial meningitis.

Bibliotherapy with Sonya Tsakalakis

10 October 2019
Yarra Libraries
Sonya Tsakalakis

Be part of the slow reading movement and read aloud a short story or poem in a shared reading group.

In-conversation: Holden Sheppard & Benjamin Law

10 October 2019

Event for Readers, Teachers, Writers at Berkelouw Paddington, 19 Oxford St, Sydney, NSW 2021