Friday May 8, 2015
Sydney Town Hall
483 George Street
Language/ Cultural Consultant
It’s hard to make it to the top. And even harder to stay there.
Meet the man who’s been number one for 14 years and isn’t going anywhere.
With more than 305 million copies of his books in print, James Patterson has been the planet’s bestselling author since 2001. How does he do it? Patterson is not only an author, he’s a game-changer. He has transformed publishing as we know it, not just with his exceptional sales, but as a passionate advocate of independent bookstores and champion of initiatives to get kids reading.
In this rare appearance, Patterson speaks to award-winning journalist Ray Martin about the secrets behind his insane success, and his innovative master plan to save the future of reading.