Upcoming event – The Absolutely Superb Bibliothèque and Occasional Wine Bar, Boorowa, NSW.

Friday 18 November, 2022. This Friday, I’ll be in conversation with Jeremy Clarke, owner of The Absolutely Superb Bibliothèque and Occasional Wine Bar (what a great name!), from 6pm. The wonderful Australian-small-town venue regularly host authors and musicians and all things nice, so join their mailing list now for all the information and special offers.

Upcoming event – HeadLand Writers Festival, NSW.

28 – 30 October, 2022. HeadLand Writers Festival is a celebration of reading, writing, sharing stories and indulging the mind. Across three days in October, the spectacular Tathra Headland will serve as a backdrop to an abundance of author in-conversations, panels, workshops, poetry breakfasts, theatre and music performances. I’m delighted to be in conversation withContinue reading “Upcoming event – HeadLand Writers Festival, NSW.”

Upcoming event – Wollongong, NSW Australia

AUTHOR Q & A with Hayley Scrivenor and Julie Keys – Wollongong Library, Thursday 13 October, 6-7pm. Local author Hayley Scrivenor will be talking about Dirt Town, her debut novel which won the Kill Your Darlings Unpublished Manuscript Award and was shortlisted for the Penguin Literary Prize. In conversation with Julie Keys, they will discuss the book’sContinue reading “Upcoming event – Wollongong, NSW Australia”

Upcoming event – Bloody Scotland, UK.

Friday 16 September 2022, 10.30am. I’m very excited for my first international writers’ festival for Dirt Town! I’ll be travelling to Stirling, near Edinburgh, and I can’t wait for this discussion. “This event, author Alex Gray’s choices as the best debuts of the year, is quickly becoming one of the most coveted spots in crimeContinue reading “Upcoming event – Bloody Scotland, UK.”

Upcoming event – Melbourne Writers Festival.

Sunday 11 September 2022, 12pm. I can’t wait for Melbourne Writers Festival! I’ll be appearing at a FREE event called ‘Frenemies’, with the wonderful Sulari Gentill: “The intricate, often duplicitous, webs of friendship and community are central in the gripping new crime fiction novels by Sulari Gentill and Hayley Scrivenor. Gentill’s The Woman in the Library is a twisty, self-referentialContinue reading “Upcoming event – Melbourne Writers Festival.”

Upcoming event – BAD Sydney Crime Writers Festival, State Library of NSW.

Thursday 8 September, 2022. Tickets are on sale now for the 2022 Bad Sydney Crime Writers Festival, held over three days at the State Library of New South Wales from September 8 – 10 (Thurs – Sat). I’m appearing with Shelley Burr, Sally Bothroyd and Matthew Spencer in an event facilitated by Andy Muir atContinue reading “Upcoming event – BAD Sydney Crime Writers Festival, State Library of NSW.”

Upcoming event – Mudgee Readers’ mini festival, NSW.

FRIDAY 26 August to SUNDAY 28 August 2022. I’m delighted to announce that I have rescheduled my trip to Mudgee, after a last-minute COVID-cancellation in July. Mudgee Readers’ Festival presents a program of events featuring writers writing in or about regional NSW, with a particular focus on the Central West. Admission for the full programContinue reading “Upcoming event – Mudgee Readers’ mini festival, NSW.”

Watch/listen: Hayley Scrivenor discusses Dirt Creek with Sulari Gentill for The Poisoned Pen, USA

This discussion took place on MONDAY, August 8, 2022 – 6:30pm – 7:30pm, USA Arizona time. (11:30am Sydney time on Tuesday August 9, if you were watching from Australia). Hayley Scrivenor discusses her acclaimed debut, Dirt Creek, with author Sulari Gentill and Barbara Peters, of The Poisoned Pen. I so enjoyed this conversation! You can watchContinue reading “Watch/listen: Hayley Scrivenor discusses Dirt Creek with Sulari Gentill for The Poisoned Pen, USA”