Hey cHEwY gum gums The Children’s festival of moving stories is on again, and I’m delighted to be a part of a writers festival held out in Western Sydney! I’ll be joining Russ the Story Bus at two events; on the 8th of November at the Parramatta Eels Training Ground, Old Salesyard Reserve at 1pm, with Emma Quay and a few...
Hey cHEwY gum gums, my new short story, ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ is featured in the new Ford Street Publishing Anthology, Rich and Rare. It has stories from over 50 awesome authors including Deb Abela, Micheal Pryor and even Shaun Tan. Go check it out now!
I’ll be seeing all my cHEwY gums gums in Ipswich at the Storyarts Festival this year from September 5th to 16th. I’ll be joining other cool authors like Andy Griffiths, Chris Bongers, James Foley, Michael Gerald Bauer and many more. I’m doing a range of workshops, talks and even adult panels too, so come on down and say hi!...
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I’m Oliver Phommavanh, funny children’s author, comedian and primary school teacher. I write stories that make you laugh and cry (because you’ll be laughing too much!)
Thai-riffic and Con-nerd are in the KOALA Hall of Fame!
My new book, Stuff Happens: Ethan is out right now!
I’m also featured in the anthology, Things a Map won’t show you! Out now!
You can buy them from all great bookstores or online at Booktopia
Praise for Con-nerd.
‘Must read. Getting geeky is no longer freaky.’ -K Zone magazine
‘4 stars’-Mania magazine
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“The only way to describe Oliver P is comic, optimistic, imaginative and a nerd. The whole entire atmosphere
changes around us with Oliver’s presence. He inspires all of us with his writing skills and positive attitude.”
Ashwin, Westmead PS
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