Meet Michael Robotham

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Date & Time

Thu 28 Jun 2018 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

2018-06-28 18:00:00 2018-06-28 19:00:00 Australia/Brisbane Meet Michael Robotham Join Michael Robotham – internationally bestselling crime writer and winner of the Crime Writers’ Association Gold Dagger Award – as he discusses his final Joe O’Loughlin novel, The Other Wife. William and Mary have been married sixty years. William is a celebrated surgeon, Mary a devoted wife. Both are strong believers in right and wrong. William and Olivia have been together twenty years. Olivia was once a tennis star, but her career has long since faded. Clinical psychologist Joe O’Loughlin knows only one of these stories to be true. But when he is called to his father’s hospital bed after a brutal attack, everything he once knew is turned upside down. Is it possible his father, the upstanding citizen, was leading a double life? And who is the strange woman crying at William’s bedside covered in his blood – a friend, a mistress, a fantasist or a killer? Books will be available for purchase on the night, or bring your copy from home for Michael to sign. Presented as part of the Lord Mayor’s Writers in Residence series. To reserve your place, visit Eventbrite or phone the library. Brisbane Square Library

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Join Michael Robotham – internationally bestselling crime writer and winner of the Crime Writers’ Association Gold Dagger Award – as he discusses his final Joe O’Loughlin novel, The Other Wife.

William and Mary have been married sixty years. William is a celebrated surgeon, Mary a devoted wife. Both are strong believers in right and wrong.

William and Olivia have been together twenty years. Olivia was once a tennis star, but her career has long since faded.

Clinical psychologist Joe O’Loughlin knows only one of these stories to be true. But when he is called to his father’s hospital bed after a brutal attack, everything he once knew is turned upside down. Is it possible his father, the upstanding citizen, was leading a double life? And who is the strange woman crying at William’s bedside covered in his blood – a friend, a mistress, a fantasist or a killer?

Books will be available for purchase on the night, or bring your copy from home for Michael to sign.

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

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

Booking

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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