Ian Rankin

Born in Cardenden in Ian Rankin is one of the UK’s best selling crime writers. His books, featuring John Rebus, catapulted him to literary success and have now been made into a television series. Ian Rankin received the OBE for services to literature.

David Sedaris makes me laugh until I have an asthma attack.

David Sedaris Sundance 2013 - one of our favorite humor writers talks about his latest book of essays.

Tim Winton

Tim Winton has published twenty-eight books for adults and children, and his work has been translated into twenty-eight languages.

Leigh Redhead Australian crime writer

Leigh Redhead Australian crime writer will be MC at the Scarlet Stiletto competition gala dinner on Friday, 21 November. Buy tickets through the Sisters in Crime Australia website.

Nick Hornby

Come and talk to author NICK HORNBY about his latest novel, Funny Girl, his previous bestsellers and his exceptional writing career on Wednesday July, UK time.

Michael Robotham

Explore the best Michael Robotham quotes here at OpenQuotes. Quotations, aphorisms and citations by Michael Robotham

Janet Evanovich

Janet Evanovich Biography

Janet Evanovich - always makes me laugh out loud. I love the Stephanie Plum books.

Robert Drewe

26 FEBRUARY — 14 MARCH One of the world’s great arts events, bringing the very best in theatre, dance, music, literature and visual arts to Adelaide every autumn; also presenting Adelaide Writers’ Week and the Adelaide International.

Nick Earls

Nick Earls, author of The Fix, Zigzag Street, The True Story of Butterfish and many more, answers Ten Terrifying Questions - The Booktopian

Noir author Megan Abbott

We have a MysteryPeople double header - the awesome duo of Megan Abbott and Sean Doolittle preside over an evening of crime fiction conversation.

AJ Jacobs - Official Website |

The Year of Living Biblically – AJ Jacobs – Official Website

Helen Garner

Helen Garner on the trial of Robert Farquharson, whose three sons drowned in a dam

Christopher Brookmyre

Chris (topher) Brookmyre - don't be fooled by the serious look, no one does humour and sarcasm like him!