Booklovers Festival

Feed Your Curiosity
Friday 31 August – Sunday 16 September

2018 marks the 10th Annual Booklovers Festival for Yarra Plenty Regional Library


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The 10th Annual Booklovers Festival is all about connecting readers and writers by broadening your creativity and feeding your curiosity. Delve into the stories behind the stories by some of Australia’s most talented writers including:, Stephanie Bishop, Mark Brandi, Julia Busuttil Nishimura, Melanie Cheng, Moreno Giovannoni, Sarah Krasnostein, Marcia Langton, Debra Oswald and Laura Elizabeth Woollett. Take a creative workshop and learn the craft of writing from award winning authors Marie Alafaci, Steven Amsterdam, Idan Ben-Barack, Gem Mahadeo, Kate O’Donnell, Ella O’Keefe, Bram Presser, Sarah Schmidt and Emma Viskic.

Yarra Plenty Regional Library is proud to nurture and celebrate our community’s creativity and diversity and invite you to attend and participate in the open mic sessions and Maker Space workshops that will appear throughout the festival. From book swaps to literary trivia to a mass book club and everything in between, the Booklovers Festival has the key to unlock your literary passions.

Booklovers Blogs

We asked our featured Booklovers Authors...

What is the Worst Writing Advice you have ever been given?
Share a Writing Tip.
What Feeds Your Curiosity?

Our CEO read Melanie Cheng's Australia Day  - See what she thought here

Booklovers Festival 2018 Authors Book List

Friday 31 August 2018 – Sunday 16 September 2018
Yarra Plenty Regional Library's 10th Annual Booklovers Festival is hosting events that are sure to feed your curiosity. Before you meet the author, make sure you read their latest book!

See below for a book list of all the talented authors that are coming to your local library throughout the festival! So, if you haven't read them already, put a hold on now and get inspired. 

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