Wednesday, 18 September 2013

Author talk at Kingston LINC 16th October 2013

Contact: Kingston LINC A: 11 Hutchins St., Kingston
P: 6211 8500 E: kingston.linc@education.tas.gov.au W: www.johnconnollybooks.com/

Location: Kingston
Date: 2pm 16 October 2013          RSVP: 14 October but ASAP to gauge numbers

Intended Audience: High School Students

Internationally acclaimed author, John Connolly will be visiting Kingston LINC in mid-October.

John Connolly was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1968 and has, at various points in his life, worked as a journalist, a barman, a local government official, a waiter and a dogsbody at Harrods department store in London. He studied English in Trinity College, Dublin and journalism at Dublin City University, subsequently spending five years working as a freelance journalist for The Irish Times newspaper, to which he continues to contribute.

John will be talking about his latest book for teenagers entitled Creeps, which is the third episode of the Samuel Johnson Stories. John is an entertaining speaker and his visit is a wonderful opportunity for students to meet and talk with an international author.

The session will run for about 30 mins.

This event is free but booking is required ASAP to gauge numbers.