There were a number of high profile authors at the Kiama Readers Festival including Jamelle Wells, Jim Eames, Nikki Gemmell, Sulari Gentill, Wendy Harmer, Jim Haynes, David Hunt, Catherine McKinnon and Barry Maitland.
The Friends of Kiama Library joined forces with the library, with support from Kiama Council, to hold the second annual event.
The official festival launch was held on Friday, May 11 from 7pm with best-selling author Nikki Gemmell in the Kiama Library.
Nikki is well known to book lovers and will provide an outstanding evening’s entertainment.
Attendees were entertained by popular and well-credentialed local and interstate authors, and enjoyed a fun panel discussion for the last session on Saturday afternoon.
Pictures by Rebecca Fist.