Award winning author and poet Lorraine Marwood launched her newest book for children today.
Together with the Bendigo Library Marwood launched her latest book for children, another fabulous poetry collection, “Guinea Pig Town and Other Animal Poems” in front of a large crowd of children, parents, grandparents, carers on Wednesday 10 April at the Conservatory Gardens in Rosalind Park.
There were gorgeous rabbits and guinea pigs (appropriate!) and chickens to pet, provided by Animals2U, as well as a fun miniature horse trick show, and the ever popular face painting.
There was also the chance to buy Marwood’s latest book and have it signed by her. When talking to one young fan I noticed Marwood’s enthusiasm in encouraging the young girl to keep writing, explaining that it took her quite a few attempts before she became a published writer.
“Guinea Pig Town and Other Animal Poems” is published by…
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