Hey ya!

I’ve been having a blast at the Somerset Literary Festival. I really love getting to know authors, and there’s heaps of them here 🙂

Some of them I’ve met before like Leigh Hobbs and others are new, like Felice Arena, who I saw today. He’s cool and engertic, after all this time in the book business!

It’s a thrill to be among keen readers and writers today. I had a steamy talk in marquee 2, sweating like crazy, cracking jokes.

Then I went over to sign anything, books, bags and hats. Somebody even asked me to sign their shoe, weird!

I was joined by other authors like Deb Abela, here’s her latest book, Ghost Club *shameless plug* at the tables. Best part of the festival, signing away!

I’m listening to Karen Brooks right now, she’s a real inspiration and I love how she honestly reveals her writing life to her crowd.

Another cool thing was the writing wall, where a blog is hosted up on a projected screen for all to see. Anybody can contribute, and I was chuffed to see many nice things said about me 🙂

Tonight is the launch, more photos and news soon!


About the author

I'm an author, stand-up comedian and teacher. My books include Thai-riffic!, Con-nerd, Punchlines and The Other Christy. I'm a massive Nintendo fan and love eating burgers. Follow me on Twitter or Instagram @oliverwinfree


  1. hahahah says:

    28/04/12 @ 3:22 pm 

    Your books are asome I really like con-nerd and your my fravroute Auther

  2. Harrison says:

    28/04/12 @ 3:27 pm 

    I love your books and my name is not hahaha thanks fot signing my book at the celibration of litriture

  3. Harrison says:

    28/04/12 @ 3:28 pm 

    And your my favroute Auther

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