Author Talk – Karen Viggers

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Author Talk – Karen Viggers

Posted on: 25.05.2017

Wollondilly Library Services invites residents to attend a free talk from author Karen Viggers.  Karen is an award-winning internationally best-selling author of three novels: The Stranding, The Lightkeeper’s Wife and The Grass Castle.

She writes contemporary fiction set in Australian landscapes, and her work explores connection with the bush, grief, loss, healing in nature, death, family, marriage and friendship. Her books also tackle contentious issues including choices at the end of life, whale rescue, kangaroo culling and scientific research on animals. Karen is a wildlife veterinarian who has worked and travelled in many remote parts of Australia. Her novels are known for their evocative portrayal of Australian people and landscapes.

Date:               Wednesday 7 June 2017

Time:              1pm

Location:        The View Room, Wollondilly Library, 42 Menangle Street, Picton   

Cost:               FREE

RSVP:             Bookings are essential – 4677 8300

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