An Evening of Fire with Peter Watt
  • Monday 13 April 2015

Council invites you to enjoy an evening with acclaimed author Peter Watt on Wednesday, May 27 at Nambour Civic Centre from 6 to 7.30pm.

Peter will talk about his latest book And Fire Falls, life as an author and his personal experience as a volunteer bush firefighter. And Fire Falls is the next installment in the epic saga of the Duffy and Macintosh families during the war in the Pacific in 1942.

More than 350,000 copies of Peter’s 15 novels have sold in Australia and New Zealand. He has been a soldier, private investigator, police sergeant, pipe layer, trawler deckhand and adviser to the Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary.

When not writing, Peter spends time volunteering with the Australian Rural Fire Service, which sees him fighting fires around Australia.

Bluegrass duo Repeat Offenders will be on hand to provide toe-tapping music before Peter Watt takes to the stage to present his author talk An Evening of Fire.

The literary evening is part of a series of Sunshine Coast Libraries author talks hosted at various locations across the region.

Peter’s books will be available for purchase at the venue. Tickets are just $25 per person and bookings are a must via Council’s library website. Appetisers and refreshments will be included.