Author talk: A Mother’s Story

Presenter/s: Rosie Batty, Luke Batty Foundation

Event type: Book launch

Event date: Friday, 25 September 2015 - 6:00pm

Event venue: The National Library of Australia, Parkes Place, Canberra

Australian of the Year 2015 Rosie Batty reveals the grief, passion and purpose uncovered in her heartfelt memoir, A Mother’s Story. In February 2014, her eleven-year-old son, Luke, was brutally murdered by his father, who was then shot dead by police. Since that event, Rosie has become an outspoken crusader against domestic violence. A percentage of the royalties from sales of this book are going to the Luke Batty Foundation. 

Tickets: $10 (Includes refreshments and book signing)

Book here or 02 6262 1271 (Mon–Fri, 9 am–12 pm).

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