Author Profile

Sue Lawson

Sue Lawson has long had a fascination with history and how it has shaped us. Her award winning books include Pan’s Whisper (shortlisted for the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards) and Forget Me Not, based on the sinking of the Titanic. Her latest books are Freedom Ride, a young adult novel based on true events and the nonfiction Protest In Australia, which explores how protests have influenced our nation.

See Sue at the 2016 Festival:

19-06-2016 12.00pm-1.00pm

Where do ideas for books come from? Often from small, obscure stories that make us realise that history is so much more than dates and statistics. History is people. History is their stories. In this session, Claire Saxby (My Name…

Location: Auditorium