Allen & Unwin Event Roundup

Upcoming 2021 Events:      

Caroline Graham and Kylie Stevenson Larrimah

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A dying town, a missing man. Caroline Graham and Kylie Stevenson's Larrimah is one of Australia's greatest mysteries - two whodunnits, twisted together. 

Thursday 21 October 2021 
7:30pm AEDT
In conversation
Books@Stones
Online Event
More info: here

  

 

Jacquie Byron Happy Hour

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Debut author Jacquie Byron has written the wonderful, joyful and funny Happy Hour, where growing older doesn't necessarily mean growing wiser.

Thursday 21 October 2021
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Book Club
Wyndham City Libraries
Onine Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Chris Hammer Treasure & Dirt 

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From bestelling author Chris Hammer, comes an unputdownable standalone thriller, Treasure & Dirt.

Tuesday 26 October 2021
7:00pm AEDT
Instagram Live with @luxuread
Join: here

Friday 29 October 2021
5:30pm - 6:30pm AEDT
Author Talk
Hobart Library
91 Murray Street
#Level 1
Hobart, TAS
RSVP: here

Tuesday 9 November 2021
6:30pm 
In conversation with Sarah Bailey
Readings
Online Event
RSVP: here

Wednesday 10 November 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm AEDT
Author Talk
Onkaparinga Libraries
Online Event
RSVP: here

 

  

Michelle de Kretser Scary Monsters

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From the twice-winner of the Miles Franklin Award, Michelle de Krester, Scary Monsters is an affecting, profound and darkly funny exploration into racism, misogyny and ageism.

Tuesday 26 October 2021
6:30pm – 7:30pm
In conversation with Sarah Holland-Batt
Avid Reader
Online Event
RSVP: here

Thursday 28 October 2021
6:30pm
In conversation with Emily Bitto
Readings
Online Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Joyce Morgan The Countess from Kirribilli

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Joyce Morgan brings the mysterious and free-spirited literary sensation, Elizabeth von Arnim, to vivid and spellbinding life in The Countess From Kirribilli.

Tuesday 26 October 2021
11:00am
Book Club welcomes Author Joyce Morgan
Royal Kirribilli Yacht Squadron
Carabella Room
33 Peel St
Kirribilli, NSW
RSVP: here

Monday 1 November 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Author Talk
Avid Reader
Online Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Thomas Kenneally A Bloody Good Rant 

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Thomas Keneally has been observing, reflecting on and writing about Australia and the human condition for well over fifty years. In this deeply personal, passionately drawn and richly tuned collection, A Bloody Good Rant, he draws on a lifetime of engagement with the great issues of our recent history and his own moments of discovery and understanding.

Friday 29 October 2021
12:30pm
Dymocks Luncheon
Four Seasons Hotel
199 George Street
Sydney, NSW
RSVP: here

Thursday 4 November 2021
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM AEDT
In conversation with Claire Halliday
Boroondara Libraries
Online Event
RSVP: here

 


Clementine Ford How We Love

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How We Love is a deeply personal exploration of love in all its forms from a feminist icon and bestselling author Clementine Ford.

Wednesday 3 November 2021
6:30pm
In conversation with Clare Bowditch
Readings
Online Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Leonie Kelsall The Wattle Seed Inn

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From bestselling author Leonie Kelsall, comes an entrancing new rural romance, The Wattle Seed Inn.

Wednesday 3 November 2021
6:30pm - 8:30pm ACDT
Author Talk
Mt Barker Community Library
Dumas St
Mt Barker, SA
RSVP: here

Saturday 6 November 2021
11:30am
Nuriootpa Library Author Talk
Tanunda Town Square
Tanunda SA
RSVP: (08) 8563 8440

Tuesday 9 November 2021
2:30pm
Author Talk & Morning Tea
Adelaide Plains Library 
61 Old Port Rd
Two Wells, SA
RSVP: (08) 8520 2100

 

 

Bryan Brown Sweet Jimmy

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Bryan Brown has been telling stories with his distinctive Australian voice on TV and in film for a long time, but this time he's writing crime in his first book, Sweet Jimmy.  

Sunday 7 November 2021
2:00pm - 3:30pm AEST
In conversation with Nicole Dyer
Gold Coast Libraries
Home of the Arts, The Lakeside Room
135 Bundall Rd
Surfers Paradise, QLD
RSVP: here

Friday 10 December 2021
12.30pm
Dymocks Luncheon with Bryan Brown
Four Seasons Hotel
199 George Street
Sydney, NSW
RSVP: here

 

  

Charlotte Wood Luminous Solution 

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From multi-award-winning author Charlotte Wood, comes The Luminous Solution, an inspiring work about creativity and resilience.

Tuesday 9 November 2021
7:00pm AECT
Meet the Author
Matilda Bookshop
Online Event
RSVP: here

Wednesday 10 November
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Meet the Author
Library Through the Lens
City of Marion Libraries
Online Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Michael Connelly The Dark Hours

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 From #1 bestselling author Michael Connelly, comes The Dark Hours, a new thriller in which LAPD Detective Renee Ballard and Harry Bosch team up to find justice.

Friday 19 November 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm AEDT
In conversation with Ben Hobson
NSW Public Libraries
Online Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Jodi Picoult Wish You Were Here

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Jodi Picoult is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of twenty-seven novels. Wish You Were Here is a deeply moving novel about the resilience of the human spirit.

Friday 26 November 2021
A Night In with Jodi Picoult
Online Stream Australia
Online Worldwide Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Nic Naitanui Little Nic's Big World

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Little Nic is back for another adventure in this playful journey through culture, sport, art and music, Little Nic's Big World by AFL superstar Nic Naitanui.

Saturday 23 October 2021
11:30am
Store Signing
Dymocks Jondalup
Lakeside Joondalup Shopping City
Shop 16, 420 Joondalup Dr
Joondalup WA
No Booking Required

Saturday 23 October 2021
2:30pm
Store Signing
Dymocks Garden City
Westfield Booragoon
Garden City Shopping Centre
Shop/33-34, 125 Riseley St
Booragoon WA
No Booking Required

Sunday 24 October 2021
11:30am
Store Signing
Big W Midland Gate
274 Great Eastern Hwy
Midland WA
No Booking Required

Sunday 24 October 2021
2:30pm
Store Signing
Dymocks Karrinyup
SPO314, Karrinyup Shopping Centre Shop
200 Karrinyup Rd
Karrinyup WA
No Booking Required

 

 

Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Aurora's End

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New York Times bestselling co-authors Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff have returned with the thrilling finale to the internationally bestselling Aurora Cycle series. Aurora's End sees the return of Squad 312 in an explosive battle across time and space.

Wednesday 3 November 2021
6:30pm
In conversation with Lili Wilkinson
Readings Online
Online Event
RSVP: here