Where to get your dose of YA events this week!

Melbourne’s exploding in YA awesomeness this week with many opportunities to rub shoulders with our homegrown talent!

An evening with James Roy

Thursday, 16th of May, 6-8pm

Come down to the City Library on Degraves Street to meet multi-award winning YA author, James Roy. The Children’s Book Council of Australia (Victoria branch) will be pulling out some wine , cheese and a fabulous speaker.  Who could ask for more?!

Click on the link to make your reservation to this free event.


Meet James Roy at The Little Bookroom

Wednesday, 22nd of May, 6pm

Make your way to the 769 Nicholson St, Carlton North store for some drinks with James and a good old chin way with those that are passionate about young adult literature.  The Little Bookroom have started a monthly YA get together (Books & Booze) and its fantastic to have an author guest in their second event!

Free event, reservations directed here.


Fiona Wood’s Book Launch for Wildlife

Thursday, 23rd of May, 6.30pm

Have you been waiting on tenterhooks since Six Impossible Things?  Join Fiona at Readings Hawthorn for the highly anticipated release of her sophomoric title.  YA author extraordinaires, Cath Crowley and Simmone Howell, will be introducing Wildlife into the world and you can grab yourself a copy a week before its release!

Free, no booking required.  More information here.

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