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Meet the Authors and Illustrators: Jackie French: Digging out secrets and other mysteries

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On Sunday 23rd March, at the Children’s Book Festival 2014, find your way past the Sticky Maze and beyond the lawns of the State Library (where there’ll be characters springing to life from the pages of famous books). Weave through the crowd at the musical outdoor stage and make a beeline for Experimedia (inside the Library) to meet some of your children’s book heroes.

You’ll hear all about their books with our Meet the Authors and Illustrators series. In this session, Jackie French will be digging out secrets and other mysteries.

All events are free, but we’re taking bookings for sessions featuring Terry Denton, Jackie French, Andy Griffiths and John Marsden.

Get in quick – these sessions will book out. If you miss out, though, don’t worry; you can still bring your book along to be signed by your favourite author.

Featuring

Featuring

Jackie French

Jackie French is an award-winning writer. She was the Australian Children’s Laureate for 2014-2015 and the 2015 Senior Australian of the Year. In 2016 Jackie became a  Member of the Order of Australia for her  contribution to children’s literature and her advocacy for youth lit... Read more

Location

Experimedia, State Library Victoria

328 Swanston Street, Melbourne Victoria 3000

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