We have some great author talks happening in our libraries in October.
Ken Piesse on Cricket.
A prolific author and President of the Australian Cricket Society, Ken's latest book is Great Ashes Moments. Ken attended this year's Ashes series in England, so the audience will be treated to a range of observations and colourful stories sure to delight cricket fans.
Seasonal Regional with Sarah Robins
Balwyn Library. 19 October 2013 2:00pm.
Join local food advocate Sarah Robins on a Seasonal Regional journey across Victoria, meeting the people who produce our food and exploring the challenges and joys of making a living off the land.
A man's world? Gender in sport with Anna Krien
Camberwell Library 28 October 2013 7:00pm.
Anna Krien, a writer who brings an intelligent perspective to difficult issues, will speak at the Camberwell Library about her most recent book 'Night games : sex, power and sport', which looks at the lives of male sporting heroes and what happens when women enter this space. She will talk about the court case that led her to write the book and her investigations into recent sporting scandals. Her reputation as a significant voice in Australian narrative journalism gained with her first book Into the woods, is greatly enhanced with the publication of this new title.