Join British Crime Queen Lynda La Plante for an exclusive evening of hilarious tales and insights into the mind that writes from the dark side!
The Emmy and BAFTA-winning creator of the acclaimed Prime Suspect television crime series, starring Helen Mirren, Lynda also crafted the phenomenally successful series Widows (recently adapted into a film by Steve McQueen). In Australia to launch her new book, Widows’ Revenge, don’t miss this best-selling author in her only Queensland appearance.
In 2008, Lynda was made a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for services to Literature, Drama and Charity. She is a member of The Crime Thriller Awards Hall of Fame and is the only lay person to be made a fellow of The Forensic Science Society.
The Library Shop will have a selection of Lynda La Plante’s books available for sale at the event, including Widows' Revenge and you are invited to meet her post-event to get your book signed. MAKE A NIGHT OF IT Come along early and enjoy live music, cold beer and wine at the Library Cafe Bar beforehand.ABOUT TALKING IDEASCultivate your curiosity with State Library of Queensland’s Talking Ideas program. Be part of extraordinary discussions featuring exceptional international and national writers and thinkers. Talking Ideas entertains, inspires and fosters debate; addressing issues that inform our times and shape our lives.To find out about other Talking Ideas events at http://slq.qld.gov.au/ideas.
Full $42Concession $37Groups 6+ $37Full + book $67.50Concession + book $62.50
Concession is available for Pensioners, Seniors and Full-Time Students.
Wednesday 13 February 2019, 7pm
slq Auditorium 1,State Library of Queensland,Stanley Place, South Bank, Brisbane