Allen & Unwin Event Roundup


2022 Events:

Vanessa Len Only a Monster


From dazzling new Australian talent Vanessa Len, comes a brilliantly compelling YA fantasy, Only a Monster.

Thursday 3 February 2022
6:30pm AEDT
Online Book Launch
Vanessa Len in conversation with CS Pacat
Readings Carlton
RSVP: here



Lee Christine Dead Horse Gap


From the bestselling author of Charlotte Pass and Crackenback comes Dead Horse Gap, a thrilling tale of snow-bound crime and suspense.

Wednesday 16 February 2022
8:00pm AEDT
Lee Christine in conversation with Global Girls Online.
Live Virtual Event
RSVP: here (via joining GGO's Facebook group)


Astrid Scholte League of Liars 


International bestselling author Astrid Scholte is back with a thrilling YA fantasy novel full of twists and turns, League of Liars.

Wednesday 2 March 2022
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm AEDT
Book Launch
Astrid Scholte in conversation with Amie Kaufman
Readings Carlton
309 Lygon Street
Carlton, VIC
RSVP: here



Julianne Schultz The Idea of Australia


Former publisher of Griffith Review Professor Julianne Schultz challenges our notions of what it means to be Australian and asks timely and urgent questions about our national identity.

Thursday 24 March 2022
6.30 pm - 7.30 pm QLD time
Book Launch
In store at Avid Reader Bookshop / Online via Zoom
RSVP: here



Jane Caro The Mother


Jane Caro, lauded social commentator and Walkely Award-winning journalist, will discuss her foray into thriller fiction (The Mother) with local Anna Downes, bestselling author of The Shadow House.

Saturday 26 March 2022
10:00 am – 5:00 pm AEDT
Jane Caro in conversation with Anna Downes
Wagstaffe Hall
55 Wagstaffe Ave
Wagstaffe, NSW 2257
RSVP: here