Book launch: The Unexpected Education of Emily Dean
Readings Carlton — 309 Lygon St, Carlton, Victoria, 3053
Join William McInnes as he launches award-winning screenwriter Mira Robertson’s debut novel, The Unexpected Education of Emily Dean.
In 1944 Emily Dean is dispatched from Melbourne to stay with her father’s relatives in rural Victoria. At the family property her grandmother is determined to keep up standards despite the war, her young aunt refuses to befriend her, and Emily can’t wait to go home. This is a delightfully wry novel about desire, deceit and self-discovery.
Free, no booking required.
Rebecca Huntley & Maxine McKew on progress & politics
Church of All Nations, 180 Palmerston Street, Carlton