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Award winning local author, playwright and poet Mark O’Flynn will be in conversation with Olivia O’Flynn talking about his new book of short stories ‘Dental Tourism‘ at Megalong Books, Leura.
Carmel Bird, one of Australia’s most respected writers, comments on Mark’s new book “The stand-alone stories, ending with a comment on the ‘‘cruelty and craziness’’ of the world, swing confidently between a certain amount of torture and a measure of music, seasoned with some levity and sharp-eyed satire.”
Sunday March 8th 2020
Time: 6 pm for 6:30
Where: Megalong Books Leura
Sylvia Martin is the author of three biographies about women neglected in Australian literary and cultural history.
Sylvia will be discussing her newly published autobiography ‘Sky Swimming‘ with author, academic and writing mentor at Varuna, The Writers’ House Dr.Carol Major.
The reflections in Sky Swimming can be read as meditations on the enigmas of love, family, ageing, memory, home and belonging.
Please join us for this celebration of Sylvia’s beautiful memoir on Saturday 22nd February at 6 for 6.30pm , the cost is $10 ,bookings are essential due to limited seating.
This new book celebrates the outstanding diversity of the native fauna of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area. It describes the distribution, abundance, habitat and conservation significance of every mammal, bird, reptile and frog species that has been reliably recorded in the area since European settlement.
The authors hope that this book will encourage a deeper understanding of the wildlife of the Greater Blue Mountains. They further hope that, like us, future generations will have the opportunity to know and be inspired by this magnificent fauna.
Keith Painter’s new book covers 50 significant events with over 280 illustrations of the ceremonies, the people who took part, the documented records and current views. Some historic photos have never been published before.
Come on a journey from 1899 through to 1991 and learn more about the Blue Mountains and its amazing scenery. Learn of the people who made possible what others said could not be done.
Dennarque, A Mount Wilson Story, captures the four seasons with stunning photographs through the year.
As you enter the gates of the Estate, the book invites readers in to explore the sprawling cool climate garden, which is rarely open to the public.
With the foreword by Jamie Durie, the book takes you through short narratives on each season. The book also tells the important story of the historical background of the heritage property and gardens.
Megalong Books in conjunction with Silk’s Brasserie in Leura will be
holding a literary dinner with renowned Tasmanian chef, farmer and author Matthew Evans on Tuesday the 29th October at 7pm to celebrate Matthew’s new book The Commons. The cost will be $80 pp for 3 course set menu plus drinks.
In The Commons, a book inspired by the hit SBS television show Gourmet
Farmer, chef and writer Matthew Evans captures Fat Pig Farm’s year of growing, cooking and feasting. Part how-to, part journal, part cookbook (with more than 100 recipes), The Commons rejoices the seasons and transforming good produce into remarkable dishes.
We are happy to be presenting, as a part of the From The Brink Festival, an evening with Mary Moody, Monday 14th October, discussing her new book “The Accidental Tour Guide”.
Mary Moody’s bestselling memoirs about her adventures in France, Au Revoir and Last Tango in Toulouse, inspired thousands of women. The Accidental Tour Guide completes the circle by sharing another major turning point in her life.
When Mary loses her beloved husband, her world is turned upside down. Part of her journey to reignite her passion for living is to boldly go where she has never been before – in her travels and in her everyday life.
A powerful, moving and inspiring true story about how to rebuild your life without the people who matter most.
Tickets are $10 and available online and in-store at Megalong Books.
1. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
2. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
3. The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
4. Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen
5. Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling
6. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
7. Jasper Jones by Craig Silvey
8. Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
9. The Book Thief by Markus Zuzak
10. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck