Category Archives: Author Talks

The Lottery of Life – Author Talk by Folker Krueger

Join us in hearing long-term Darlington resident, Folker Krueger, discuss his book of stories about his work and travels, “The Lottery of Life”, at Boya Library on Thursday 10 May at 5.45pm. Folker introduces his book with these words: “Life … Continue reading

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A World of Words with Tineke Van der Eecken

Tineke captivated her audience at Mundaring Library with language and images of rich flavours and exotic intrigue.  She read from her two memoirs of creative non-fiction, set in Africa and Madagascar, and recited her poetry.  She chose poems which interwove … Continue reading

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Don’t miss our next author talk with Dr Michelle Johnston!

Don’t miss our next author talk! Dr Michelle Johnston will be discussing her newly-published novel, Dustfall, set in the town of Wittenoom. Dustfall in published by UWA Publishing. Dr Johnston’s talk is at Boya Community Centre on Thursday 1 February … Continue reading

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‘Bushfires, Bankruptcy and Brides’ Author Talk with Carolyn Wren

‘Bushfires, Bankruptcy and Brides’ is the intriguing title of multi-award winning local author, Carolyn Wren’s talk at Boya Library on 12 February! The talk is free, but bookings are essential at https://cwrenboya.eventbrite.com.au  

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The Greatest Gift by Rachael Johns

There was a great article about Rachael Johns and The Greatest Gift in The West Australian on Wednesday 1 November. If you want to read the whole article, check it out here . Shire of Mundaring Libraries in collaboration with … Continue reading

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“We all have a story to tell”…Faye Bohling

“We all have a story to tell”…Faye Bohling inspired the audience at her talk today at Boya Community Centre about telling your story. Hers is a fascinating one, sad but touching and uplifting. Library members can reserve the library copy … Continue reading

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Author Talk with Faye Bohling at Boya Library

Very excited to have Faye Bohlingtalk about her book The Laundry Girl at Boya Community Centre at 10.30am on 15 August! Bookings at http://ow.ly/5NuO30e6cpq

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Last week KSP writer- in- residence, Lee

Last week KSP writer- in- residence, Lee Battersby gave most generously to the appreciative audience at Mundaring Library. He spoke about how writing functions as an art form, how it is mediated through language (we don’t all see the same … Continue reading

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’50 Ways to Grieve Your Lover’ by Glennys Marsdon – author talk review

Glennys Marsdon has only ever paid attention to her nails once in her life.  For ninety days her nails were perfectly polished and manicured, the first ninety days after her husband’s death.  Glennys said in her talk last night that … Continue reading

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Cameron Raynes @ Mundaring Library: Reading and Review

Last night Cameron Raynes spoke to an intimate audience at Mundaring Library about his novel, First Person Shooter and his life as a writer and stutterer. The main character of his novel, Jayden, was originally a minor character in a … Continue reading

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