INNER CIRCLE : Eliza Henry-Jones – P is for Pearl
About Inner Circle
Have you ever wondered how an author thinks? Where they get their ideas? How they take a tiny moment of inspiration and weave hundreds of pages out of it? Have you ever wanted to ask? Now’s your chance. We’ve found authors who are happy to have their brains picked for every shred of wisdom and every funny anecdote.
A conversation with Eliza Henry-Jones on P is for Pearl
Meet Eliza on the Young Adult floor. She’ll get the conversation started by talking about how she uses her training in trauma and grief counselling to write award-winning novels dealing with grief, love and the heartache of letting go.
Eliza Henry-Jones is a Melbourne based author. She was a young Writer-in-Residence at the Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers’ Centre in 2012 and a recipient of a Varuna Residential Fellowship in 2015. Eliza has qualifications in English, Creative Writing, Psychology and grief, loss and trauma counselling. She lives in the Dandenong Ranges with her husband and too many animals. P is for Pearl, her first novel for young adults, explores friendship, mental illness, family, love and grief.
Wednesday 11 July 2018
2pm to 3pm
Level 5, City of Perth Library
Suitable for all ages