Tuesday, 28 August 2012
Village Roadshow Theatrette, State Library of Victoria
(Entry 3, La Trobe Street)
Free (bookings required: email@example.com)
Join us for an in-conversation with Vikki Wakefield and Fiona Wood, as they discuss and dissect Vikki’s books and the themes around them.
Vikki Wakefield is a bright new voice in Australian youth literature with her beautiful prose and gritty suburban settings. Her debut novel, All I Ever Wanted (2011) was shortlisted for the Gold Inky, was a Children’s Book Council of Australia Notable Book for Older Readers, and won the Adelaide Festival Award for Literature (YA fiction).
Fiona Wood has been writing television scripts for more than ten years. Her first novel Six Impossible Things was shortlisted for the 2011 CBCA Book of the Year, Older Readers. Her second novel Wildlife will be out in 2013.
Join Vikki and Fiona as they discuss their ideas and their books.