1 MAY 2017 — RELEASE DAY (Agent Nomad: Deadly Magic)
Agent Nomad 2: Deadly Magic will be available in bookshops across Australia.
DATE: 1 May 2017
LOCATION: Bookshops and online
27 FEBRUARY 2017 — RELEASE DAY (Agent Nomad: The Eleventh Hour)
Agent Nomad 1: The Eleventh Hour will be available in bookshops across Australia. Hurrah!
DATE: 27 Feb 2017
LOCATION: Bookshops and online
21 July 2016 — Rowville Library Talk (Melbourne)
On 21 July, I’ll be speaking at Rowville Library in Melbourne. This free event is part of a series called ‘Coffee and Cake with an Author’ and I’m excited to be participating. It would be great to see you there!
26 August 2015 — TV Interview & SLIME! (ABC3)
On 26 August, I’ll be appearing on ‘Studio 3’ for an interview about my books and a fun challenge, which involves quite a lot of bright green slime being dumped on my head! If you’d like to watch the fun, tune into ABC3 from 4:45 pm.
26 August 2015 — Melbourne Writers Festival (VIC)
In August, I’ll be appearing at the Melbourne Writers Festival. I had a great time at MWF last year and can’t wait to participate again! Details here: http://www.mwf.com.au/writers/skye-melki-wegner-2/
16 – 17 July 2015 — Voices on the Coast Festival (QLD)
In July, I’ll be appearing at Voices on the Coast Festival on the Sunshine Coast (QLD). This is a fantastic youth literature festival and I can’t wait to attend for the first time this year. I’ll be running several writing workshop sessions and I’d love to see you there! Details: http://www.voicesonthecoast.com.au/skye-melki-wegner.html
6 March 2015 — Book Launch (The Hush)
DATE: Friday 6 March 2015 TIME: 6:30 pm LOCATION: Dymocks Melbourne, 234 Collins St, Melbourne RSVP: email@example.com Drinks and nibbles will be provided. I’ll be giving a short presentation, answering reader questions and signing books. The event is free, but please RSVP so we know the numbers for catering purposes. Hope to see you there!
2 March 2015 — Release of THE HUSH
My next book, The Hush, will be published by Random House Australia on 2 March 2015.
AUGUST 28 2014 — Melbourne Writers Festival
It’s such a thrill to be participating in the Melbourne Writers Festival this year! I’m speaking at two sessions: 1. Dystopia Now (http://www.mwf.com.au/session/dystopia-now-4/) 2. The Last Word (http://www.mwf.com.au/session/the-last-word-4/) Both sessions are scheduled for Thursday 28 August, as part of the awesome Schools’ Program. Hope to see you there!
AUGUST 9 2014 — National Bookshop Day (Dymocks Melbourne)
To celebrate National Bookshop Day this year, I’m helping out at Dymocks Melbourne as an “author cashier”. Dymocks has planned an amazing day of authors, illustrators, cosplayers and even craft demonstrations! Best of all, the event is raising funds for the Indigenous Literacy Foundation. There will be authors and performers popping in and out all day. My time slot is from 11:45am to 12:45pm. If you’d like to come along and say hello or get your books signed, it would be great to see you there! DATE: 9th August 2014 TIME: 11:45am – 12:45pm for me, but the event will run all day with different authors, performers and activities! LOCATION: Dymocks Melbourne, 234 Collins St COST: Free
AUGUST 6 2014 — The Little Bookroom
I’m excited to be participating in an event for teachers at The Little Bookroom in August. If you’re a teacher, it would be lovely to see you there! For details, please see: http://skyemelki-wegner.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/lower-res-Little-Bookroom-invitation.jpg DATE: Wednesday 6th August 2014 TIME: 5:30pm – 7:00pm LOCATION: The Little Bookroom, Carlton North (VIC) RSVP: The Little Bookroom Website
JULY 1 2014 — RELEASE DAY (Book 3)
Chasing the Valley 3 will be available in bookshops across Australia. Hurrah! DATE: 1st July 2014 LOCATION: Bookshops and online
APRIL 13 2014 — Supanova
I’m super (or should that be “supa”?) excited to be a guest at Melbourne Supanova in April. For more info, check out the Supanova website: http://www.supanova.com.au/guest/skye-melkiwegner/ I’ll be hanging out at the Random House stand on Sunday 13 April. If you’re attending Supanova, why not come and say hi? I’m always thrilled to meet readers! DATE: Sunday 13 April 2014 LOCATION: Supanova Convention, Melbourne Showgrounds
JANUARY 22 2014 — The Children’s Bookshop, Sydney
Find out about our biggest books for 2014 from publisher Zoe Walton and meet authors Skye Melki-Wegner, Belinda Murrell and illustrator Tony Flowers. Plus we’re recruiting for the Random House Book Buddies program – come along to hear all about it. Pizza, cupcakes and drinks provided. Everyone who RSVPs will get a special gift. Plus there are 10 fabulous lucky door prizes to be won! TIME: Wednesday, January 22 2014, 2:00pm LOCATION: The Children’s Bookshop, 6 Hannah Street Beecroft, Sydney TICKETS: FREE! But RSVP essential to 02 9481 8811 or firstname.lastname@example.org Details here: Sydney Event PDF
JANUARY 1 2014 — RELEASE DAY (Book 2)
Chasing the Valley 2: Borderlands will be available in bookshops across Australia. Hurrah! DATE: 1st January 2014 LOCATION: Bookshops and online
NOVEMBER 7 2013 — Rowville Library, Melbourne
I’ll be speaking at Rowville Library on Thursday 7th November at 7pm. If you’d like to come and say hi, ask a question or get your book signed, I’d love to meet you. I’m always excited to meet readers! DATE: 7th November 2013 TIME: 7pm LOCATION: Rowville Library (Stud Park Shopping Centre, Stud Rd, Rowville, VIC, 3178)
AUGUST 22 2013 — RADIO APPEARANCE
I’m being interviewed on live radio in Melbourne at 11:30am on August 22. We’ll be chatting about Chasing the Valley, so tune into frequency 855AM if you’re interested! DATE: 22nd August 2013 TIME: 11:30am LOCATION: Anywhere in Melbourne with a radio
JULY 10 2013 — TV APPEARANCE
My ABC3 interview will air on TV next Wednesday (10 July). It will be the second segment of a 6:30am breakfast show called Studio 3. Tune in if you’d like to laugh at my crazy intro segment! DATE: 10th July 2013 TIME: 6:30am LOCATION: Australian TV
JULY 6 2013 — DYMOCKS GLEN WAVERLEY, MELBOURNE
I’m signing copies of Chasing the Valley at 1:30pm at Dymocks Glen Waverley. Come along and say hi — I’d love to meet you! DATE: 6th July 2013 TIME: 1:30am LOCATION: Dymocks Bookshop, The Glen (Glen Waverley 3150)
JULY 3 2013 — BOOK LAUNCH!
Chasing the Valley will be launched at Wheelers Hill Library on July 3, 2013. Come and celebrate with author Skye Melki-Wegner, who will be presenting and signing copies of her book over delicious drinks and nibbles. DATE: 3rd July 2013 TIME: 6:30pm LOCATION: Wheelers Hill Library, Melbourne This is a free event but bookings are essential.
JULY 1 2013 — RELEASE DAY (Book One)
Chasing the Valley will be available in bookshops across Australia and New Zealand. Hurrah! DATE: 1st July 2013 LOCATION: Bookshops and online