Robyn Bavati is an experienced presenter at schools, libraries, book clubs and writers’ festivals. Her informative and interactive school sessions are planned in consultation with teachers to ensure they are tailored to students’ needs.
Robyn is the award-winning author of YA/mid-grade novels Within these Walls, Dancing in the Dark and Pirouette. Her latest book, A Weekend With Oscar (Walker Books, July 2021) is by turns a heart-wrenching and heart-warming story about grief, friendship, first love, intellectual disability and family.
A longstanding member of Toastmasters International with a background in teaching movement and dance, Robyn enjoys public speaking and loves visiting schools.
talks and workshops
While Robyn’s books are best suited to students in Years 6-9, her workshops can be adapted to all students from Years 5-12, as well as adults and teachers. She is passionate about giving students the tools that empower them to write with confidence, both in the classroom and beyond.