Upcoming event – The Bookshelf LIVE, The State Library, NSW Australia

SATURDAY 30 JULY 2022 2PM to 3PM

Be part of the live audience for a special recording of Radio National’s The Bookshelf with presenters Kate Evans and Cassie McCullagh for the Big Weekend of Books.

State Library of New South Wales, Metcalfe Auditorium, Macquarie St Building, Sydney NSW 2000 Australia

Kate and Cassie will share the stage with three special guests:

  • Crime writer Michael Robotham (Lying Beside You), on secrets, lies and when his mum saw one of his books on a library shelf;
  • Novelist Yumna Kassab (Australiana), on rereading and writing about Australian country towns; and
  • Debut writer Hayley Scrivenor (Dirt Town), looking afresh at childhood and its terrible responsibilities.

This event is presented in association with the State Library of NSW.

Can’t make it? A recording of the event will be played on Radio National on Sunday 7 August at 11am, as part of their Big Weekend of Books.