Nick Earls is the author of twenty-six books for adults, teenagers and children. His novels have won awards in Australia and the UK, and appeared on bestseller lists in both those countries and the Amazon Kindle Store. Five of his books have been adapted into stage plays and two, 48 Shades of Brown and Perfect Skin, into feature films. He is the author half of the team behind the successful series Word Hunters and, also for children, wrote the award-winning New Boy. His most recent work for adults is the novella series Wisdom Tree, described in the Sydney Morning Herald as ‘a triumphant and extraordinary piece of fiction’.
A highly interactive presentation around the Word Hunters series, featuring images, props, audience interaction and games about etymology
An entertaining and thought-provoking interactive talk featuring a PowerPoint presentation related to my own migration to Australia and to my book New Boy
A PowerPoint presentation around my novella series Wisdom Tree, looking at the influence of technological changes to reading and publishing, and why they improve the novella's prospects in the 21st century
Nick and Terry will take you through the meaning of words.
Thursday 20 July
Friday 21 July