Preferred audience: students aged 11-16 (talks); age 10 – adults (writing workshops)
Robyn Bavati’s latest novel is Within these Walls, a book about the Holocaust for upper primary and lower secondary students. It was shortlisted by the CBCA in 2017 for the Book of the Year for younger readers. Robyn is also the author of the critically acclaimed Dancing in the Dark, a CBCA Notable Book, and the novel Pirouette. She is currently working on her fourth novel for young adults.
Robyn is a great champion of personal choice and writes about characters that go to extraordinary lengths to achieve their dreams. She is passionate about giving students the tools that empower them to write with confidence.
Robyn’s school sessions are best suited to students in Years 6-9, and her workshops are suitable for students aged ten and above, as well as for adults aspiring to publication and teachers wishing to acquire the tools to teach creative writing in the classroom.