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Jackie French speaks to ‘The Author’s Shelf’

 In a 2SSR exclusive, international best selling author Jackie French will be interviewed in the next episode of ‘The Author’s Shelf’.

Jackie is the newly awarded recipient of The Australian Children’s Laureate award and best-selling author of over 140 books, including the iconic Diary of a Wombat and Hitler’s Daughter.

Diary of a Wombat, created with Bruce Whatley, is one of Australia’s best-loved picture books. It has been on bestseller lists across the world, with a still increasing number of awards and translations.

Jackie’s acclaimed novel Hitler’s Daughter has spent a decade on most of Australia’s children’s choice award shortlists, and has also won the 2000 CBC Book of the Year for Younger Readers and the UK Wow! Award among others.

Hear Jackie speak to Georgie Donaghey about her remarkable career and her passion for history, the environment and the conservation of wildlife and our planet.

You can get involved with the show on their Facebook Page  or on Twitter @TheAuthorsShelf

Why not sit back and relax while Georgie brings you the stories beyond the page on‘The Author’s Shelf’ on 2SSR 99.7FM.

The Author’s Shelf  | Every Second Sunday | 12pm-1pm



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