This year bookshops across Australia are throwing a party and you are invited! Love Your Bookshop Day is a chance to celebrate what makes your local bookshop great. Whether it’s for their amazing staff, their carefully curated range or specialisation or a must-see events program, we encourage you to visit your favourite bookshop on Saturday 10th August 2019 and join in with the celebrations.
Don’t forget to tag us using #loveyourbookshopday and #LYBD19 and share why your bookshop is special using the hashtag #whyIlovemybookshop
10am: Storytime – My Magical Kingdom Unicorn Gifts – Sandie Bouton will be reading her magical story to the children. Come along dressed as your favourite magical character and be in the draw to win a copy of Sandie’s book.
10am-12md – Facepainting for a gold coin donation to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation
11am: Storytime- Eco Rangers with Candice Lemon-Scott – Candice will be reading from the newest book in her Eco Rangers series – Microbat Mayhem.
1pm -2.30pm: Editor to Editor – Conversations about the publishing process. Join Shayla Morgensen, Author, Editor and Lecturer in Editing & Publishing at USQ & Sabrina RG Raven, Owner and Head Editor at Ouroborus Book Services and Author as they discuss the editing and publishing process.
This is a ticketed event as seats are limited. $9.95