Meet Australian Children's Laureate, Leigh Hobbs
Thursday, 17 November 2016 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm (AEDT)
San Francisco, California, USA
London, United Kingdom
You are invited to meet Leigh Hobbs, Australian Children's Laureate for 2016 and 2017 when he visits to celebrate his new book Mr Chicken Arriva A Roma.
Mr Chicken has been to Paris and London, but his taste for travel is insatiable - now it's time to visit Rome, a city of ancient wonders and delicious things to eat.
'Welcome to Rome,' says Mr Chicken's guide, Federica.
'Climb aboard my Vespa and hold on to your hat.'
Mr Chicken's childhood dream is about to begin...
Another triumph from the acclaimed creator of Mr Chicken Goes to Paris and Mr Chicken Lands on London.
Join us for stories and drawing when Leigh Hobbs is our guest.
When & Where
Berkelouw Books, Leichhardt
Located on Norton Street, one of Sydney's most popular restaurant strips, the Leichhardt store is welcoming, spacious and cosmopolitan.
Outside, under the shade of the building's front awnings, the busy Berkelouw Cafe serves fantastic food and coffee and is one of Norton Street's most popular meeting destinations. Inside the bookstore, the downstairs area features an extensive selection of new books and an outstanding range of cards, wrap and stationery items. The second floor boasts thousands of second hand books, and a great range of rare titles.