Join us online via Zoom as Northern Beaches authors Fiona Higgins and Joanna Nell discuss their newest releases, The Unusual Boy and The Great Escape from Woodlands Nursing Home.
An extraordinary boy, the mother who loves him, the fight of their lives. An Unusual Boy is a heart-stopping, devastating, but ultimately uplifting story about loyalty, love and forgiveness.
Fiona Higgins is the Australian writer of several bestselling contemporary novels including The Mothers’ Group and Wife on the Run. Her work has been widely reviewed, translated internationally, and described as ‘page-turning domestic melodrama for the social media age’.
Full of wisdom and warmth, The Great Escape from Woodlands Nursing Home is a gorgeously poignant, hilarious story showing that it is never too late to laugh or to love.
Joanna Nell is a Sydney-based writer and GP. Her bestselling debut novel The Single Ladies of Jacaranda Retirement Village was published in 2018 with rights sold internationally. Her second novel The Last Voyage of Mrs Henry Parker was published in 2019. She has also written for The Sydney Morning Herald's Spectrum and Sunday Life magazines.
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