AUCKLAND WRITERS FESTIVAL: Read the World 10th to 15th May 2016
Guess who is coming to Auckland??
TOM GATES: LIZ PICHON
We’re A Tiny Bit Lucky… Tom Gates is coming to town!He’s Absolutely Fantastic (at Some Things), so expectExtra Special Treats (…not)and more besides as his brilliant creatorLiz Pichontalks about this master of excuses, expert doodler and comic story-writer extraordinaire, and draws things. Family Fun! Ticketed but free for 12 and unders.
FRONT LINES: MICHAEL GRANTMichael Grantgrew up in a military family and is quick off the mark – he moved in with his wife a day after meeting her, and has published three series of books, including the dystopianGone, the multi-platformBZRK, and his newFront Lines trilogy set in World War II. He creates worlds where adults go AWOL, to be replaced by horror of all kinds. Hear this master storyteller talk about his craft and what makes for great fiction with Jane Higgins.