Hey cHEwY gum gums! CBCA has organised a killer line up of authors and illustrators for their first Big Day Out at NSW Writers Centre, Rozelle on 31st August! I’ll be joining Jacqueline Harvey, Tony Flowers among many others. It’s gonna be a picnic atmosphere, loads of fun, food and family goodness!
Hey cHEwY gums gums I’m working on Nothing’s Prefect (and watching World Cup games like crazy) in these holidays but I’m back on the road again in July 14-17th as I head to the Gold Coast for the All Saints College’s literature festival. It should be another fun and jam-packed week, stay tuned to my blog for more info...
Hello everyone! I’m proud to be a role model for Books in Homes Australia , an organisation who gives books to school kids in need. I’ll be at the Guise School on June 26th, to help celebrate this at a special assembly, along with a representative from UWS. I can’t wait to return there after doing workshops before, should be...
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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! is shortlisted for the WAYRBAs in 2014
Con-nerd is shortlisted for the Japanese Sakura Medal and
KOALA and YABBA awards in 2014
Thai-no-mite is out right now!
I’m also featured in the new 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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