Author events


For more information on events, email publicity@allenandunwin.com or phone (02) 8425 0146.

Where to see Allen & Unwin authors in September 2014



HELEN BROWN
KAREN JOY FOWLER
ASHLEY HAY
LEIGH HOBBS
LEE HOLMES
SIGMUND JORGENSEN
KYLIE LADD
C.M. LANCE
ANDREW LEIGH
KATE LLEWELLYN
DAVID METZENTHEN AND MICHAEL CAMILLERI
KIRSTY MURRAY
JAYNE NEWLING
FREDA MARNIE NICHOLLS
GARTH NIX
DARREN PALMER
DOUG PURDIE
WAYNE SWAN
JENNY VALENTISH
LORELEI VASHTI
RACHAEL WEISS
ROHAN WILSON
 
   

Brisbane Writers FestivalBRISBANE WRITERS FESTIVAL

3 - 7 September
Authors appearing:
SIMON ARMITAGE
LENNY BARTULIN
KAREN JOY FOWLER
BRADLEY GARRET
LUKE HARDING
CATHERINE JINKS
AMIE KAUFMAN
KEELAN MAILMAN
JOSEPHINE MOON
ROB OAKESHOTT
MICHAEL ROBOTHAM
WAYNE SWAN
LORELEI VASHTI
SEAN WILLIAMS

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Write Around the Murray festivalWRITE AROUND THE MURRAY FESTIVAL

10 - 14 September
Authors appearing:
KIRSTY MURRAY
BOORI MONTY PRIOR
MEME MCDONALD

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HELEN BROWN

Tuesday 9 September
An Evening with Helen Brown
7.00pm
Marsden Books
159 Karori Road, Wellington NZ
FREE EVENT, but please RSVP to Marsden Books on 476 8066

Wednesday 10 September
A Breakfast with Helen Brown
7.00-8.30am
Angus Inn, Cornwall Street, Lower Hutt NZ
Tickets $25. Available from Paper Plus Lower Hutt on 04 569 8406 or email lowerhutt@paperplus.co.nz
Proceeds to Rotary Charities including Te Omanga Hospice.

Wednesday 10 September
An Evening with Helen Brown
Paper Plus Coastlands
Coastlands Shopping Mall
State Highway 1, Paraparaumu, Kapiti Coast NZ
7.00pm
Tickets $10. Available from Paper Plus Coastlands on 298 8900 or email coastlands@paperplus.co.nz

Thursday 11 September
An Evening with Helen Brown
7.00pm
Matakana Cinemas
2 Matakana Valley Road, Matakana NZ
Tickets $5. Available from the Village Bookshop on 09 423 0315 or email villagebookshop@paradise.net.nz

Friday 12 September
An Evening with Helen Brown
6.00pm
Time Out bookstore
432 Mt Eden Road, Mt Eden
FREE EVENT, but please RSVP to Time Out on 630 3331 or email books@timeout.co.nz

Saturday 13 September
'Tumbledown Manor' – An hour with Helen Brown, in conversation with Lindsey Dawson
1.15-2.15pm
Titirangi War Memorial Hall
500 Titirangi Road, Titirangi, Auckland NZ
Tickets $15. To book, please visit www.goingwestfest.co.nz

Wednesday 17 September
An Evening with Helen Brown
6.00-7.30pm
Puke Ariki foyer
1 Ariki Street, New Plymouth NZ
FREE EVENT, but bookings essential. Please phone 06 759 6060

Tumbledown Manor

After Cleo

Cleo

KAREN JOY FOWLER

Tuesday 9th September
Wheeler Centre Event
Wheeler Centre
6:15 PM
176 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Booking essential – (TBC)

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

ASHLEY HAY

Friday 12th to Sunday 14th September
Big Sky Readers and Writers Festival
Geraldton Regional Library
37 Marine Terrace
Geraldton WA 6530
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The Railwayman's Wife

LEIGH HOBBS

Wednesday 10th September
The Children's Bookshop Afternoon Tea Event
The Children's Bookshop
4:30 PM
6 Hannah St, Beecroft NSW 2119
FREE EVENT – bookings essential: staff@thechildrensbookshop.com.au

Mr Chicken Lands on London

LEE HOLMES

Friday 19th September
Author Talk
Castle Hill Library
7 PM
Cnr Castle & Pennant Sts, Castle Hill 2154
More info
Tickets: $6

Supercharged Food

SIGMUND JORGENSEN

Monday 15th September
Launch Party
Eltham Books
6 PM
Booking Essential: call 9439 8700 or email elthambookshop@bigpond.com by 9th September
Tickets: $55 including copy of the Book or a $40 gift voucher

Montsalvat

C.M. LANCE

Saturday 20th September
Author Event
Forster's Little Bookshop
2:30 PM
4 Station Rd, Foster VIC 3960
FREE EVENT

The Turning Tide

KYLIE LADD

Thursday 4th September
Launch Party
Fairfield Books
117A Station St, Fairfield VIC 3078
FREE EVENT – RSVP to heather@fairfieldbooks.com.au

Mothers and Daughters

ANDREW LEIGH

Wednesday 10th September
Author Talk
University of the Third Age
10 AM
Hughes Community Centre
Wisdom Street
Hughes ACT 2605, Australia
Bookings Essential – (TBC)

The Economics of Everything

KATE LLEWELLYN

Saturday 20th September
Food and Words Event
The Mint
10 Macquarie Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000
More information
Tickets: $185 (full-day program 12+ speakers, morning and afternoon tea, gift bag)

A Fig at the Gate

DAVID METZENTHEN AND MICHAEL CAMILLERI

Wednesday 10th September
Zart Art Seminar
5:30 PM
4/41 Lexton Rd, Melbourne VIC 3129
Bookings essential – call CBCA on 1300 360 436 or email vic@cbca.org.au
Tickets: $30 (CBCA members) or $40 (non members) or $20 (students)

One Minutes Silence

KIRSTY MURRAY

Thursday 4th September
Launch Party
Readings Hawthorn
7 PM
701 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn, Victoria, 3122
FREE EVENT

The Year It All Ended

JAYNE NEWLING

Wednesday 24th September
Book Signing
Fullers Bookshop Launceston
1 PM (TBC)
93 St John Street, Launceston TAS 7250
FREE EVENT - booking essential, contact Peter Ingram-Jones e: events@fullersbookshop.com.au

Friday 26th September
Book Signing
Fullers Bookshop Hobart
5 PM
131 Collins St, Hobart TAS 7000
FREE EVENT - booking essential, contact Peter Ingram-Jones e: events@fullersbookshop.com.au

Missing Christopher

FREDA MARNIE NICHOLLS

Thursday 4th September
Author Talk
Griffith Library
7 PM
233-237 Banna Ave, Griffith NSW 2680
FREE EVENT

Friday 5th September
Author Talk
Shear Outback
5 PM
Corner Sturt & Cobb Highways, Hay NSW 2711
FREE EVENT

Author Talk
Nargoon Woolshed
10:30 AM
"Nargoon" Nangus Road, Gundagai NSW 2722
FREE EVENT

Back of Beyond

GARTH NIX

Wednesday 17th September
Author Event
Paperchain Canberra
34 Franklin Street in Manuka
FREE EVENT

Thursday 18th September
Author Event
Books Kinokuniya
6:30 PM
Level 2, The Galeries
500 George Street (opposite QVB), Sydney NSW 2000
FREE EVENT

Clariel

DARREN PALMER

Friday 19th September
In Conversation at Readings St. Kilda
Readings Hawthorn
6 PM
701 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn, Victoria, 3122
Bookings: online
Tickets: $10

Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st September
The Block Weekend
The Block (TBC)

Westfield Southland Event
Westfield Southland
1239 Nepean Hwy, Cheltenham VIC 3192
11:30 AM
FREE EVENT

DOUG PURDIE

Friday 26th September
Author Talk and Signing
Woollhara Library
11 AM
548 New South Head Rd, Double Bay NSW 2028
FREE EVENT – booking essential (book online)

Backyard Bees

WAYNE SWAN

Tuesday 16th September
Fifth Estate: In Conversation with Sally Warhart
The Wheeler Centre
6 PM
176 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Bookings essential – (TBC)

Wednesday 17th September
Fifth Estate: In Conversation with Sally Warhart
The Museum for Australia Democracy at Eureka
6 PM
102 Stawell St South, Ballarat, Victoria 3350
Bookings Essential – (TBC)

The Good Fight

JENNY VALENTISH

Monday 8th September
Next Big Thing Event
The Wheeler Centre
6:15 PM
176 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Bookings essential – Helen Withycombe e: Helen.Withycombe@wheelercentre.com P: 03 9094 7821

Cherry Bomb

LORELEI VASHTI

Wednesday 10th September
Launch Party
Berkelouw Eumundi
2 PM
87 Memorial Dr, Eumundi QLD 4562
FREE EVENT

Thursday 11th September
Launch Party
Books of Buderim
6 PM
82 Burnett St, Buderim QLD 4556
FREE EVENT – RSVP here

Friday 12th September
Launch Party
Avid Reader
6:30 PM
193 Boundary St, West End QLD 4101

Wednesday 17th September
Launch Party
Readings Carlton
6:30 PM
309 Lygon St, Carlton, Victoria, 3053
FREE EVENT

Dress, Memory

RACHAEL WEISS

Saturday 6th September
Book Launch
Gleebooks
3:30 PM
49 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe NSW 2037
FREE EVENT- booking essential (online)

The Thing About Prague

ROHAN WILSON

Friday 26th September
Launch
Fullers Bookshop Launceston
93 St John Street, Launceston TAS 7250
FREE EVENT - booking essential, contact Peter Ingram-Jones e: events@fullersbookshop.com.au

To Name Those Lost
   

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