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Pompey Elliott at war

22 November 2017
Hobsons Bay Libraries
Ross Mc Mullin

A charismatic, controversial and outstandingly successful commander, Pompey Elliott was an accomplished...

Author Talk with Mark Brandi

2 December 2017
Frankston City Libraries
Mark Brandi

Mark Brandi’s writing has featured widely in print and radio, and he has won many awards for his fiction...

Author Talk with Ken Piesse

6 December 2017
Frankston City Libraries
Ken Piesse

Ken Piesse is Australia’s most published living sportswriter with 74 books to his CV, including his latest...

Sami Shah- Muslims down under, from halal to hijabs and everything in...

7 December 2017
Boroondara Library Service
Sami Shah hosted by Boroondara Library Service

Sami Shah is a multi-award winning writer and comedian.

Author Talk with Brendan Murray

9 December 2017
Frankston City Libraries
Brendan Murray

Venom is an examination of European settlers’ troubled and often antagonistic relationship with the land,...

Good Tidings | Para Paheer & Ali Corke at Eltham Library

10 December 2017
Wild Dingo Press
Para Paheer & Ali Corke

This is a story we have all longed for - a story of courage, resilience, hope and hearts filled with...