Meet Garth Nix in-conversation with John Birmingham

Meet Garth Nix in-conversation with John Birmingham

Date & time
Fri 1 Nov 2019
6:30pm to 7:30pm
Add to Calendar 2019-11-01 18:30 2019-11-01 19:30 Australia/Brisbane Meet Garth Nix in-conversation with John Birmingham Set in an alternative seventeenth century where angels can be summoned (and controlled) by those with a talent for magic, Angel Mage is an action-packed story of angels, heroes, gunpowder and high magic. Inspired by Dumas’s <em>The Three Musketeers</em>, the story follows icon-maker and angel-summoner Liliath who, long believed dead, has woken from her century-long sleep to pick up the threads of a plan that has already destroyed one kingdom and may yet destroy another. Join <em>New York Times</em> bestselling Australian fantasy and sci-fi author Garth Nix as he discusses his new novel Angel Mage with journalist and bestselling author of <em>The Cruel Stars</em> John Birmingham. Books will be available for purchase on the day from Dymocks Brisbane, or bring your copy from home for Garth and John to sign. To reserve your place, <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/meet-garth-nix-in-conversation-with-john-birmingham-brisbane-square-library-tickets-75245056991" target="_blank">visit Eventbrite</a>, or phone the library. Presented as part of the Lord Mayor's Writers in Residence series. Brisbane Square Library, 266 George Street, Brisbane City
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Age

Young adult, Adults, Seniors

Cost

Free

Set in an alternative seventeenth century where angels can be summoned (and controlled) by those with a talent for magic, Angel Mage is an action-packed story of angels, heroes, gunpowder and high magic. Inspired by Dumas’s The Three Musketeers, the story follows icon-maker and angel-summoner Liliath who, long believed dead, has woken from her century-long sleep to pick up the threads of a plan that has already destroyed one kingdom and may yet destroy another.

Join New York Times bestselling Australian fantasy and sci-fi author Garth Nix as he discusses his new novel Angel Mage with journalist and bestselling author of The Cruel Stars John Birmingham.

Books will be available for purchase on the day from Dymocks Brisbane, or bring your copy from home for Garth and John to sign.

To reserve your place, visit Eventbrite, or phone the library.

Presented as part of the Lord Mayor's Writers in Residence series.

Bookings

Bookings required. Phone Brisbane Square Library on 07 3403 4166 to reserve your place.

Venue

Brisbane Square Library, 266 George Street, Brisbane City

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