Book Launch: Underdog #LoveOzYA short stories


Event Date: 
15 March 2019
Author / Presenters: 
The YA Room

Book Launch: Underdog
#LoveOzYA short stories
Date: Friday 15 March
Time: 6:30 pm
Place: Dymocks Melbourne
Lower Ground, 234 Collins Street, Melbourne

#LoveOzYA celebrates the best of new Australian writing for teenagers. It has grown from a humble hashtag into a movement, reflecting the important role young adult fiction plays in shaping our current generation of readers. This anthology collects, for the first time, some of the tremendous work from the #LoveOzYA community.

Featuring a foreword by award-winning Australian novelist Fleur Ferris (Risk, Wreck, Black and Found), Underdog celebrates the diverse, dynamic and ever-changing nature of our nation's culture. From queer teen romance to dystopian comedy, hard-hitting realism to gritty allegory, this brilliant, engrossing and inspiring collection of short stories will resonate with any teen reader, proving, yet again, why there is just so much to love about #LoveOzYA.

Authors featured in the book will be in conversation with hosts from The YA Room on the night.

Don't miss out on this special opportunity to celebrate the release of Underdog and meet your favourite #LoveOzYA writers!

On Friday 15 March 2019 at 6:30pm