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Expressions of Interest: Elizabeth Jolley Week in June

Update (later the same day): The Elizabeth Jolley page is now live… find it in the menu above.

The arrival of a lovely new Fremantle Press edition of  407 more words

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Book Launch: The Storyteller, Selected Stories by Serge Liberman

For someone who rarely ventures out to a book launch, I seem to have been to a few lately!

Last night I collected my good friend Ros Collins (author of… 469 more words

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Book launch: Relatively Famous, by Roger Averill, at Readings in Hawthorn

Yesterday afternoon I was in the mood for some bookshop browsing, so it seemed like the stars were aligned when the Readings Monthly catalogue advertised a book that I wanted and a book launch that didn’t require me to book in advance. 680 more words

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The Artist as Traveller, the Sketchbooks of Eugene von Guerard by Ruth Pullin (Author event)

Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending a wonderful event at the State Library of Victoria.  Ruth Pullin is the author of The Artist as Traveller, the Sketchbooks of Eugene von Guerard  1,260 more words

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Author event: Sally Hepworth at Beaumaris Books

Last night I went to another author event organised by Beaumaris Books…

Sally Hepworth, author of The Things We Keep (see my review) was guest of honour, and once again the event was held not at the bookshop on the South Concourse but at a nearby café/function venue called… 890 more words

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Library Lovers Day at Brighton Library

Yesterday was Library Lovers’ Day, an initiative of the Australian Library and Information Association.  And appropriately, I went to an event at Brighton Library featuring an author who has written an homage to libraries… 1,032 more words

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2017 Word for Word Non Fiction Festival Day #2

I went to just two sessions at the Word for Word Non Fiction Festival today but both were so good, they on their own would have made the weekend worthwhile. 1,067 more words

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