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Melbourne Writers Festival

Melbourne Writers Festival

Eighteen Whitefriars boys arrived at Flinders Street Station last Thursday.  Along with Mr Treyvaud and Mrs Kay-Taylor, we were to participate in the Melbourne Writers Festival.  We began the day with a tour of the Immigration Museum, which focused on identity.  Both positive and negative notions of Australian and world history were portrayed here.  The exhibits … Continue reading

The Rosie Project: up close with Graeme Simsion

The Rosie Project: up close with Graeme Simsion

There are several exciting author events coming up at the Whitehorse Manningham Library Service. These are free events and you don’t need to be a Library member to attend. Meet Graeme Simsion, author of The Rosie Project and winner of the 2012 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for an unpublished manuscript, Tuesday 6 Aug 7.00pm – 8.00pm Nunawading … Continue reading

About the boys @ Boroondara

About the boys @ Boroondara

Have a look at this special event – coming soon! About the boys Wednesday 19 June at 7pm Hawthorn Library A special author talk/book discussion event for boys aged 10+ and their dads. Meet guest author Fiona Wood. Fiona is a TV scriptwriter and novelist. Her first YA novel Six impossible things is a wonderful … Continue reading