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May 2016

That’s a wrap!

May 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

One of the most pleasurable experiences of Sydney Writers’ Festival is to spend a whole day down at Walsh Bay – going to a few talks, but also meeting friends for [...]

A Festival roundup from Little Book Owl

May 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

It would have been hard to miss Catriona Feeney, AKA Little Book Owl, over the past few weeks. As our YA Ambassador, Catriona wrote blogs, gave interviews and created some [...]

A great moderator maketh a great panel

May 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Jonathan Franzen is one of those authors that arouse strong feelings – so it wasn’t a surprise to find that after his Town Hall event last night, half the people I spoke [...]

Eighty is the new thirty

May 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

It was a sold out Gala last night at Sydney Town Hall when writers including Kate Tempest, Marlon James and Herman Koch met to discuss the ‘book that saved me’. [...]

How well do you know your YA authors?

May 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

Ready for our YA events on Sunday? Our YA Ambassador Catriona has delivered another video to tide you over until then! _____ I’ve gathered some fun and interesting facts [...]

Last night’s Opening Address and Party

May 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

Kate Tempest performing the opening night address at Sydney Writers’ Festival is the equivalent of someone shaking you violently awake, after you’ve too many [...]
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