Kids Activities

Who’s coming to the kids Perth Writer’s Festival 2017?


image from Perth Writers Festival website

Perth Writer’s Festival time is almost upon us, and this means a great bunch of kids’ authors and illustrators will be visiting too. Family Day is on Sunday February 26 2017 at UWA. Get reading now and add these books to your Summer Reading Club list!

Here are the authors this year:

Kylie Howarth – author of Chip and Fish Jam
Zana FraillonMonstrum House series and Bone Sparrow
Peter Helliar – Frankie Fish and the Sonic Suitcase (published March 2017)
R.A. SprattFriday Barnes and Nanny Piggins series and more
Jacqueline HarveyAlice-Miranda and Clementine Rose series
Nick EarlsWord Hunters series
James Foley – author and illustrator of Brobot, My Dead Bunny and more
Chris OwenPandamonia
Bruce Pascoe  – Mrs Whitlam
Lance Blachin Mechanica
Peadar O’Guilin – The Call
Damon Young – author of My Pop is a Pirate and My Brother is a Beast
Oliver PhommavanhThai-no-mite, The Other Christy and more