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The Author Talks - An Evening with Suzanne Leal
Wed. 26 October 2016, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm AEDT
Join local author Suzanne Leal as she discusses her latest novel The Teacher’s Secret, a moving and suspenseful story focusing on the residents of a small NSW coastal town.
Terry Prichard is the much loved assistant principal in Brindle’s local primary school. His sudden premature retirement leaves the staff and community perplexed. Is he guilty of inappropriate contact with a young student - or does he have another secret which may eventually come to light?
Suzanne Leal is a qualified lawyer, experienced in child protection as well as criminal and refugee law. She worked as legal commentator on ABC Radio and acts as interviewer at Sydney Writers’ Festival and other literary functions. Inspired by the lives of her Czech landlords, Suzanne's first novel Border Street commended in the Asher Literary Award. Driven by her curiosity about secret lives and their stories, The Teacher’s Secret is her second novel, exploring the intrigues of a schoolyard.
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