Celebrate the release of Real Pigeons Peck Punches with bestselling author Andrew McDonald and illustrator Ben Wood as they present a Real Pigeons mystery live on stage. In a hilarious and thrilling interactive storytelling event, Andrew and Ben bring a puzzle to life right before your eyes – but it can’t be solved without you! Expect lots of pigeon hilarity, precious jewels and questionable cats. Warning: Contains scenes that some viewers may find hilarious. Hosted by Nat Amoore. Recommended for ages six and up.
Andrew McDonald (Australian)
Andrew McDonald is a children’s author who lives in Melbourne, Australia. He writes the bestselling Real Pigeons series, which is illustrated by Ben Wood. Andrew's books have been shortlisted for the Readings Children’s Book Prize and the Australian Book Industry Awards. Andrew loves writing stories that make kids laugh, gasp, think and wonder. He also enjoys baking his own bread, which he eats down to the last breadcrumb (sorry pigeons).
Ben Wood (Australian)
Ben Wood is the illustrator of the bestselling Real Pigeons series and has always been drawn to books with both humour and heart. He has illustrated over 28 books for children and has had notable listings for the Children Book Council of Australia, been shortlisted for the Readings Children's Book Prize and the Australian Book Industry Awards. His latest book Real Pigeons Peck Punches with Andrew McDonald, is out May 2020.
Nat Amoore (Australian)
Nat Amoore is the author of Secrets Of A Schoolyard Millionaire with her second novel, The Power of Positive Pranking due June 2020. Nat is also a contributor to the short story collection Total Quack Up Again! Nat was a recipient of the CBCA Maurice Saxby Creative Development Program for 2018 and is a proud Role Model for Books In Homes. She also hosts the children’s literature podcast One More Page.