Melbourne 2018 Penguin Teen Showcase

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HOYTS Melbourne Central

Swanston Street

Cinema 3

Melbourne, VIC 3000

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Our biggest showcase ever!

This year we will be highlighting some of our most exciting Teen reads from both local and international authors, featuring some fantastic Q&A sessions with key local authors, and prizes up for grabs so make sure your YA knowledge up to scratch.

Not to mention an exclusive screening of the most highly anticipated Teen flick for 2018… Love, Simon!

There will be many YA reads on offer to purchase at the event as well as having the first opportunity to buy new releases and to pre-order some of the exciting books to come!


A few of your questions answered...

When do I need to get there?
Doors will open at 5.30pm for a 6pm start
Books will be available to buy before the start of the showcase as well as during the brief intermission before the film screening.

When will the showcase start?
The showcase will start promptly at 6pm with an intermission between 6.45pm and 7.10pm.

What time will the film start and when will the event finish?
We’ll be encouraging everyone to take their seats just after 7pm, and starting Love, Simon at 7.10pm. The conclusion of the film is scheduled for 9pm.

Will there be food and drink at the event?
The quick answer is no. As the showcase will be held within a cinema complex, we must abide by their rules. Food and drink will be available for purchase at each cinema complex.

Are tickets limited?
Yes, tickets are strictly limited and only 2 tickets per person will be permitted at the time of booking. You must have your printed ticket to gain entry into the event.

Is the event free?
Yes, entry is free, however you must have a reserved ticket to gain entry.

What if I can no longer some to the event?
Simply go online and ‘return’ your ticket via the link supplied to you upon booking.

Which authors will be at the events?
The authors in attendance will be as follows:

  • Margot McGovern (Sydney and Melbounre)
  • Shivaun Plozza (Sydney only)
  • Eleni Hale (Melbounre only)

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HOYTS Melbourne Central

Swanston Street

Cinema 3

Melbourne, VIC 3000

Australia

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