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Scot Gardner visiting SCM

Scot Gardner visiting SCM

Australian author visit Thursday 23 March

The Library is privileged to invite Scot Gardner to San Clemente on Wednesday 23rd March 2022. An Australian author who has a wealth of stories to share with his audiences, Scot wasn’t always interested in reading or writing. Various jobs have culminated as inspiration for his stories, taking the reader on an unforgettable journey in his character-rich stories.

Off the Map is a compilation of 15 stories told by 15 different narrators, all containing various themes.

Students have been visited during English lessons and read an excerpt from a variety of his books. The Library has a display promoting all of Scot’s books and students have the opportunity to borrow his books ahead of his visit.

Students from all year groups will have the opportunity to participate in workshops lead by Scot during the day.

To order go to: and select “Buy our Author’s Books”. All orders must be completed by 9th March to receive the books in time for Scot’s visit. Further orders will be taken from 23rd March-1st April These will be delivered following the event and will not be available to be signed.

Lynette van Zeeland, Teacher/Librarian