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Voldemort and the Teenage Hogwarts Musical Parody

5 March 2021 to 4 April 2021
Fiona Landers, Richie Root & Zach Reino

Before Voldemort was He Who Must Not Be Named, he was just Tom Riddle, another moody teen that couldn’t...

Stories of Influence

6 March 2021 to 8 March 2021
Stories of Influence

Write the Fight Right: Writing Physicality, Fight Scenes, and Bodies...

6 March 2021
Writers Victoria
Alan Baxter

You will learn:
How to make a fight or action scene both exciting and detailed

Fish Creek Childrens Literature Day

7 March 2021
Fish Creek Children’s Literature Day

BOOK LAUNCH – Wendy Orr In Conversation with Penni Russon

7 March 2021
The Sun Bookshop

We are so excited to be launching Wendy Orr’s newest book CUCKOO’S FLIGHT! Join us for a fun in...

FrankTALK and book signing with Muriel Cooper

9 March 2021
Frankston City Libraries
Muriel Cooper

Lucid tells the story of a successful Melbourne criminal lawyer, Rick Peterson, who puts his newfound...

Teen Writing Bootcamp: Slam poetry with Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa

9 March 2021
State Library Victoria
Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa

Join spoken word artist ...

Kavita Bedford in conversation - Tue 9 Mar 2021 at 6:30pm

9 March 2021
Readings Bookshop

Tue 9 Mar 2021 at 6:30pm


Afternoon Tea and Talk

10 March 2021
State Library Victoria
Astrid Edwards