Requested books

I work part-time in a bookshop and it’s always interesting to see what people read, and how they buy books. It’s also interesting to hear about what picture books they’d like. So this is the first of what I hope might be an occasional post about the books people want. Today it was:


And we’re talking fiction here …

Photos from the Pirates Tavern

 Last Thursday I moderated a panel of crime writers at the Pirates Tavern in Williamstown. The event was a copresentation of the Big West Festival and the Williamstown Literary Festival.

 Speakers were Kerry Greenwood, Nick Gadd, Dr Angus Curry and Carolyn Morwood
¬†(not visible here…hidden by the redhead!)

 Carolyn Morwood is second from the right.

¬†Dr Angus Curry, writer of ‘The Officers of the Shenandoah’.

 Pirate Kerry Greenwood

 Moi, Catherine and Jean Ma

Angus and Carolyn

 Arrr, it was a good night. All photos courtesy of Jovanka Petroska. Thanks Jovanka!