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2010

THE BIG PORT FAIRY BOOK CLUB 25th August 2010

Move over Jennifer Byrne: here comes the Naked Man.
Port Fairy is accustomed to punching above its weight in many areas. Now our literary credentials are on the line. Can we compete with the ABC Book Show and the Melbourne Writers Festival?
A feature of the 2010 Ex Libris Book Fair is The Big Port Fairy Book Club. A panel of local authors and literature lovers together with invited guests will discuss Craig Silvey's award-winning Australian novel Jasper Jones and the classic To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.    read more ....

THE BIG PORT FAIRY BOOK CLUB 13th June 2010

A highlight of this year's Ex Libris Book Fair is The Big Port Fairy Book Club.  It will have a similar format to Jennifer Byrne's First Tuesday Book Club on ABC-TV, but with more audience participation.

2009

HIGH PROFILE GUESTS FOR TENTH BOOK FAIR 1st June 2009

Port Fairy's Ex Libris is celebrating its tenth Book Fair and planning for the September weekend is well advanced.

MULTI-AWARD WINNER FOR EX LIBRIS 8th June 2009

Sonya Hartnett heads a star-studded guest list for this year's Ex Libris Port Fairy Book Fair.

NAKED MAN IN PORT FAIRY 15th June 2009

Port Fairy's ever-expanding Ex Libris Book Fair in September will bring some well-known names to the town. Among these is Robert Gott, author of children's books and crime fiction and creator of the newspaper cartoon Adventures of the Naked Man, which appears in The Age each Friday.

BOOKS GALORE, TOP CLASS AUTHORS 11th August 2009