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Academic Curriculum

National Book Week: James Phelan

James Phelan and Waverley students

James Phelan and Waverley students

From the Head of the Senior Library, William Roberts

On 16 August, students in years 7, 8 and 9 were entertained and inspired to be readers by James Phelan.

James is a Melbourne based author, holding a PhD in writing.  He worked for the Age newspaper for 5 years

He has over 21 books published and has been able to a full time author since the age of 25 – a fact the boys were curious about.

We have James’ books in the library in print and eform.

To read more about James, please click HERE.