Clunes will be transformed into Australia’s largest book store next month for the annual Clunes Booktown Festival.
The town’s historic main street will boast the nation’s biggest collection of rare, out-of-print and collectible books on May 4 and 5.
Festival-goers will also be able to listen to renowned authors and guest speakers, go inside heritage buildings, sample local food and wine, soak up the live music, watch street performers, and visit exhibitions.
With Australians unable to get enough of true crime stories, festival organisers have taken the hot topics from what is trending on social media and podcasts to create curated discussions.
Authors appearing at the 2019 Clunes Booktown Festival include: