Two new books, two more book launches

I hope you can join me for one of my book launches this month. And because one of the launches is going to be virtual, you can attend no matter where in the world you are.

Oct 25: Livestreamed double book-launch-a-palooza!

Because I can’t get over east this year to promote my new books, I’m having a virtual launch!

Please join me on youtube and facebook to help celebrate the release of my two latest books, Chickensaurus and There’s Something Weird About Lena.

This will be a free, livestreamed event for the whole family, featuring drawing activities, giveaways, laffs, PLUS two super awesome special guests: best-selling authors Nat Amoore and Tim Harris!

No Zoom required – just go to my youtube channel or my facebook page on the day and join me LIVE! Or if you can’t make it, you can always watch the recording afterwards.

WHERE: youtube and facebook
DATE: Sunday October 25th
TIME: 11am AEDT …  if you’re in NSW/VIC = 11am, SA = 10:30am, QLD = 10am, NT = 9:30am, WA = 8am
RSVP: not required. Just join in on the day!

Apologies to those in WA, it will be a very early start to join us live, BUT you can always watch the recording afterwards or head to the in-person launch on Oct 31 (see below).

Oct 31: ‘Halloween in Freo’ triple book launch (for families)

Halloween in Freo: an evening of free, family-friendly funI’m doing a Halloween launch for my two latest books, Chickensaurus and There’s Something Weird About Lena! And to make it extra special, we’re also launching a THIRD book: Zombie School Teachers by Sigi Cohen and Matty Mitchell.

You’ll get to hear about these three new books, meet myself, Sigi and Matty, and get books signed! There’ll also be prizes for the best Halloween costumes. PLUS you’ll be able to register for the Spooky Story Trail – a walking tour around some secret Fremantle locations – where you’ll hear from some great local storytellers and collect Halloween treats along the way.

This family-friendly event is sure to be spooktacular. And it’s FREE!

WHERE: Moore’s Gallery, Henry St, Fremantle
WHEN: Saturday October 31st
– Triple book launch is 4:15pm for 4:30pm start
– Spooky Story Trail starts at 5:30pm sharp (ends 6:30pm)
BOOKINGS: tickets are free but limited. RSVP at eventbrite.


Author: James Foley

James makes books for courageous kids. He’s the author/illustrator of the S.Tinker Inc graphic novel series for middle primary: Brobot (2016), Dungzilla (2017) and Gastronauts (2018) star Sally Tinker, the world’s foremost inventor under the age of twelve, and Joe Tinker, her stinky baby brother. The fourth in the series, Chickensaurus, is out in late 2020. He is also the illustrator of the Toffle Towers series written by Tim Harris. James’ earlier books My Dead Bunny (2015), In The Lion (2012), The Last Viking (2011) and The Last Viking Returns (2014) have all scored several honours, including children’s choice awards, shortlistings in the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year awards, and selection to the International Youth Library’s White Raven list. The sequel to My dead Bunny - There's Something Weird About Lena - is out in late 2020. James comes from a long line of queuing enthusiasts. Follow him on FB/twitter/insta/youtube @jamesfoleybooks, or at .

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