Yarra Libraries presents an evening with Kate Grenville.
One of Australia’s best-loved and admired authors, Kate Grenville has published eight novels. Her international bestseller The Secret River, received the Commonwealth Prize for Literature and the Christina Stead Prize, and was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and the Miles Franklin Literary Award. The Idea of Perfection won the Orange Prize. Grenville’s other novels include Sarah Thornhill, The Lieutenant, Lilian’s Story, Dark Places and Joan Makes History.
When Kate’s mother died she left behind many fragments of memoir, leading to her latest book. One Life: My Mother’s Story is a daughter’s intimate and loving account of her mother’s life.
Presented in partnership with Text Publishing and Brunswick Street Bookstore.