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Creating Awesome Stories

Learn the basics of plotting and world-building from HM Waugh, author of middle-grade and young adult novels including Mars Awakens. How can brainstorming, science and history help your imagination thrive and your story worlds buzz?

About HM Waugh
HM Waugh is a children’s author, educator and environmental scientist with a long-term love of wild places and outdoor adventures. She has been kidnapped twice, handles dragons for a job, and dreams of one day blasting into space. Her books mix humour, danger and friendship with a dash of science and imagination. 
Her high mountain fantasy The Lost Stone of SkyCity was shortlisted for an Aurealis Award, her YA novel Evacuation Road is a CBCA Book Awards 2022 Notable, and her new Sci-Fi duology has begun with Mars Awakens.

Recommended for ages 8 to 12

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    Event Showings

    Thursday 29 September 2022
    10am to 11am

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    Free, bookings required.

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    573 Hay St

    Perth WA 6000