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Upcoming author talks

We host regular author talks with well-known and popular authors. Bookings are essential and a small fee may be payable. 

Thu 23 May
2.00 PM - 3.00 PM
Elizabeth O'Brien

Local Author: Elizabeth O'Brien

Join local author Elizabeth O'Brien as she discusses her children's book, Grandma Mary's Factory.
Manly Library, 1 Market Place Manly
Children and Families, Council Events, Authors Talk, Seniors
Fri 24 May
4.30 PM - 5.30 PM
Spill the Beans book

Local Author: Spill the Beans

Join local authors from Spill the Beans writing group as they release their new anthology of short stories, Book No 5.
Manly Library, 1 Market Place Manly
Council Events, Authors Talk, Seniors
Tue 28 May
12.00 PM - 1.00 PM
Jennie Keogh

Local Author: Jennie Keogh

Join local author Jennie Keogh as she discusses her book, How to Heal From Toxic Relationships.
Manly Library, 1 Market Place Manly
Council Events, Authors Talk, Seniors
Mon 3 Jun
10.30 AM - 11.30 AM
Nettie Lodge

Local Author: Nettie Lodge

Join local author Nettie Lodge as she discusses her children's books, Tell Tails and The World's Greatest Tackle.
Mona Vale Library, 1 Park Street Mona Vale
Children and Families, Council Events, Authors Talk, Seniors
Tue 4 Jun
2.00 PM - 3.00 PM
Victoria Purman Author

The Radio Hour with Victoria Purman

Join author Victoria Purman for an afternoon tea as she discusses her historical fiction, The Radio Hour.
Warringah Mall Library, Shop 650/145 Old Pittwater Road Brookvale
Council Events, Authors Talk
Tue 4 Jun
6.30 PM - 7.30 PM
Shankari Chandran

Safe Haven with Shankari Chandran

Join Miles Franklin award-winning author of Chai Time at Cinnamon Gardens, Shankari Chandran, as she discusses her newest fiction, Safe Haven.
Warringah Mall Library, Level 2 Westfield /145 Old Pittwater Road Brookvale
Council Events, Authors Talk
Fri 7 Jun
6.00 PM - 7.00 PM
Jules Robinson and Alison Daddo

Ask Jules with Jules Robinson

Join beloved TV personality and entrepreneur Jules Robinson in conversation with Alison Daddo as they discuss her new release, Ask Jules.
Manly Library, 1 Market Place Manly
Council Events, Authors Talk
Fri 21 Jun
2.00 PM - 3.00 PM
Tania Blanchard Author

A Woman of Courage with Tania Blanchard

Join author Tania Blanchard for an afternoon tea as she discusses her historical novel, A Woman of Courage.
Mona Vale Creative Space Gallery, above Mona Vale Library, 1 Park Street Mona Vale
Council Events, Authors Talk
Thu 27 Jun
6.30 PM - 7.30 PM
Author Bri Lee

The Work with Bri Lee

Join multi-award-winning author Bri Lee in conversation with Amy Dale as they discuss her debut fiction, The Work.
Manly Library, 1 Market Place Manly
Council Events, Authors Talk
Wed 3 Jul
6.30 PM - 7.30 PM
Author Amy Hutton

Love from Scratch with Amy Hutton

Join local author Amy Hutton in conversation with Claudine Tinellis as they discuss her newest rom-com, Love from Scratch.
Manly Library, 1 Market Place Manly
Council Events, Authors Talk

Local author program

Are you a local author or illustrator on the Northern Beaches? Have you recently self-published?

Our Local Author Program aims to support and promote our diverse local talent by providing an opportunity for independent or self-published authors, illustrators, and speakers to connect with their community and suggest their title for inclusion in our library collections.