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My Emma: A Jane Austen Experience

20 November 2017
Stonnington Libraries
Lise Rodgers

A not-to-be-missed fully costumed One Act Play that brings the world of Emma to life.

Preschool Storytime with Sue deGennaro

20 November 2017
Stonnington Libraries
Sue deGennaro

Audiences young and old will be charmed by the tale of Eddie Frogbert and his extraordinary leap.

Lia Hills on The Crying Place

20 November 2017
Stonnington Libraries
Lia Hills

During the writing of her latest novel The Crying Place, Lia Hills travelled regularly to the centre of...

Jelena Dokic: Unbreakable

21 November 2017
Hobsons Bay Libraries
Jelena Dokic in conversation with John Trickey

Jelena Dokic has not told a soul her incredible, explosive story in full – until now.

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,...