Secret Life of Authors @ Mandurah

posted in Events on 15 April, 2019

Rachael JohnsLisa Ireland and Sally Hepworth share their secrets of living their lives as professional writers, including making the time to write, pushing through the resistance, finding your tribe and more, much more. 

The trio chat about word-counts, trusting in the process and accountability. Committing to the writing life is a choice, and it’s not for everyone, but if you’re an aspiring author, or an author on your own writing journey, then these ladies have something to share with you. 

Places are limited. Book via telephone or email. For email bookings, please wait for a reply email to confirm your booking.

About the Authors:

Rachael Johns is an English teacher by trade, a mum 24/7, a chronic arachnophobic, and a writer the rest of the time. She rarely sleeps and never irons. A lover of romance and women’s fiction, Rachael loves nothing more than sitting in bed with her laptop and a can of Diet Coke, imagining her own stories. Her latest novel is Lost Without You.

Lisa Ireland is a writer of contemporary romance and women’s fiction. She’s fascinated by relationships of all kinds and her superpower is eavesdropping on interesting conversations. Lisa’s fifth novel, The Art of Friendship, was published by Pan Macmillan in April 2018. Lisa lives on Victoria’s Bellarine Peninsula with her husband and three (big) boys.  

Sally Hepworth is the bestselling author of The Secrets of Midwives (2015), The Things We Keep(2016) and The Mother's Promise (2017), The Family Next Door (Feb 2018) and The Mother-in-Law (2019). Sally's novels are available worldwide in English and have been translated into 13 languages across 20 countries around the world. She lives in Melbourne, Australia with her husband and three children. 


Event Details

13th June 2019

12:00 to 13:00

Mandurah Library, 331 Pinjarra Road, Mandurah WA 6210

Free, light refreshments provided

Contact Details

City of Mandurah Libraries

Phone Number:
9550 3230

Email Address:
[email protected]