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Book launch: Australia: Journey Through the Interior - Thu 3 May 2018 at...

3 May 2018
Readings Bookshop

Thu 3 May 2018 at 6:30pm

Jeff Kinney and the Adventures of a Wimpy Kid

3 May 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Jeff Kinney

Greg Heffley is lazy, hapless, scheming, funny and sometimes paranoid.

Glory Edim: Well-Read Black Girl

3 May 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Glory Edim, Maxine Beneba Clarke, and Santilla...

‘We can’t just rely on Toni and Alice and Zora,’ Well-Read Black Girl founder Glory Edim has said.

André Aciman

3 May 2018
The Wheeler Centre
André Aciman and Dennis Altman

‘We are not all written for one instrument; I am not, neither are you,’ declaims the narrator in André...

Carmen Maria Machado

3 May 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Carmen Maria Machado and Angela Meyer

Note: Carmen's book, Her Body and Other Parties, has been shortlisted for the prestigious...

Electric Journal - David Stavanger

4 May 2018
Australian Poetry
David Stavanger, Eleanor Jackson, Andy Jackson,...

Join David Stavanger for this free two-part event exploring the intersection of mental health and writing...

Stone Girl Book Launch

4 May 2018
LoveOzYa

Event for Readers, Teachers, Writers at 112 Acland Street, St Kilda

AP co-presents David Stavanger Electric Journal

4 May 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Join David Stavanger for this free two-part event exploring the intersection of mental health and writing...

Read to me: comic book stories performed live

5 May 2018
State Library Victoria
Bernard Caleo and State Library Victoria

Experience comic books in all their audio-visual glory – just as the author intended – as local comic book...