Community Calendar

Book Launch! A Dangerous Daughter by Dina Davis

Date:
Sep 18th 2021, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Red Kangaroo Books - Todd Mall, Alice Springs
Type:
Community
Cost:
Free
Contact Details:
Red Kangaroo Books 088953 2137

Please join Dina Davis for the Alice Springs launch of her book A dangerous Daughter Saturday, 18 September at 12pm at Red Kangaroo Books With special guest Tanya Heaslip The book will be available for purchase and the author will be available to answer your questions and to sign copies of her book. Refreshments will be served. For more information and RSVP, please contact our team at Red Kangaroo Books on 08 8953 2137 or email us at redkanga@bigpond.com Dina Davis decided to be an author at the age of eight. Since then she has been a ‘closet writer’, secretly filling journals with stories, poems, memories and dreams. Dina is the Vice-President of the Northern Territory Writers’ Centre. She belongs to Writing NSW and the Australian Society of Authors. From 2013 to 2019 Dina convened the Randwick Writers’ Group, a select group of authors working towards publication. In 2020 a collection of this groups’ writings, Sharing Writing Skills, co-authored and edited by Dina, was published by Ginninderra Press. Dina’s debut work, Capriccio: A Novel, published by Cilento Publishing, was shortlisted for the 2020 NT Chief Ministers’ Fiction Prize. A second edition of this work was published in 2019. In 2015 Dina was shortlisted for the NT Literary Awards with her essay ‘Capriccio: the Lost Poems of Ted Hughes’. In 2018 she was a finalist for the fiction award with her short story, ‘Edge’. Dina lives in the Top End of Australia and the Eastern seaboard of New South Wales. When not writing, she practices yoga and attends Film Festivals. She holds an MA in English and Linguistics from the University of Sydney.