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  • Singapore!

    Mon 8 May, 2017

    Next week I’ll be in Singapore, visiting both Dulwich College and the Australian International School as well as attending the Asian Festival of Children’s Content.  It’s been a few years since I’ve last spent more than a day in Singapore and I’m looking forward to its heat and magic.

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  • Dam Busting and other true stories about publishisng

    Mon 8 May, 2017

    In the past two decades I’ve signed more than twenty publishing agreements and learned a few hard truths about how stories travel or fail to do so. Tomorrow night I’ll be telling a few stories about post-colonialism and territorial rights for the Melbourne Free University.

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  • Eat the Sky, Drink the Ocean in the USA

    Fri 10 Mar, 2017

    It’s official. Eat the Sky Drink the Ocean is now in bookshops in America. I’m heading over to the USA on Tuesday and will be talking about the anthology at events in San Francisco before attending the fabulous feminist writers conference, Bindercon in LA.

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

“Books are windows into other ways of being.”

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Upcoming Events

  • 9th May
    Dam Busting and other true stories about publishing, 6,30 pm
    Melbourne Free University @ The Alderman, 134 Lygon Street, Brunswick
    Further information
  • 14-22 May
    Singapore!
    School visits and attendance at the Asian Festival of Children's Content
  • 9th June onwards
    Writer in Residence, Ivanhoe Girls Grammar
  • 30th July - 4th August
    Western Australia
    Talented Young Writers Program
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