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    Launch of Wendy Orr’s new novel Dragonfly Song

    Thu 16 Jun, 2016

    I’m very honoured to be launching Wendy Orr’s stunning new novel, ‘Dragonfly Song‘ on Saturday, 2nd July, the same day as the Australian Federal Election. Join us at 4.00 pm at Readings Bookshop, Hawthorn, 701 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn to celebrate the release of the book. Wendy is one of Australia’s most out-standing and versatile authors…

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    Sky-eaters in America

    Thu 9 Jun, 2016

    I love the way a book, once it’s released into the wild, can have many lives. Eat the Sky, Drink the Ocean grew from a conversation in Delhi in 2012.  In March 2017, it will be published in the U.S.A. by Margaret K. McElderry books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster. The sky is never the limit.

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    Launch of ‘Frankie’ by Shivaun Plozza

    Mon 11 Apr, 2016

    ‘Frankie’ is the sassiest, toughest YA heroine to stride the streets of Collingwood. I’m honoured to be launching ‘Frankie’ tomorrow night at The Little Bookroom in Carlton North. See you there.

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Kirsty is an Australian author of books for children and young adults.

“Not everyone lives to a ripe old age but everyone was once a child and the child inside us never disappears.”

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Upcoming Events

  • Thursday 1 & Friday 2 September
    Port Lincoln Creative Writing Workshops
    Port Lincoln Schools & Eyre Peninsula Writers' Group
  • Saturday, September 3rd
    Transforming Characters - Creative Writing Workshop, 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
    SA Writers Centre Level 2 187 Rundle Street Adelaide, SA
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  • Monday, 5th September
    Story Slam, 10.00 am - 2.00 pm
    La Trobe University
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  • Sunday, 11th September
    Launch of Roseanne Hawke's 'Daughter of Nomads', 3.00 pm - 4.00 pm
    Eltham Bookshop, 970 Main Road, Eltham
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