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Popular children’s and teen authors coming to town

16 August 2016

Kingston Libraries will host visits from renowned children's authors Morris Gleitzman and James Phelan this month.

Morris Gleitzman, author of hits After and Boy Overboard, is one of Australia's most successful and experienced children's authors.

Cheltenham Library will host a visit and book signing from Gleitzman on Tuesday 30 August where he will discuss his writing process and brand of unforgettable humour.

Morris Gleitzman Author Talk
4pm-5pm Tuesday 30 August
Cheltenham Library
Ages 9-12

Melbourne author James Phelan has built a strong following thanks to his gripping thrillers, young adult novels and middle-years fiction that appeal to both boys and girls alike.

Phelan will be the guest presenter at a writing workshop, one of the many activities held throughout the year for the Readz teen club joint project by Kingston Libraries and Kingston Youth Services.

James Phelan Writing Workshop
4pm-5pm Thursday 25 August
Cheltenham Library
Ages 12-16

Both Author Talk events are free however numbers are limited and bookings required.

Book online, by phoning 1300 135 668 or in person at your local library.

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