|Matthew Reilly discussing the painting used for the cover of Scarecrow And The Army Of Thieves.|
I've never been to an author event before, and I quite enjoyed it. I know he did some other appearances that we just listed as Signings or Visits, but this was an hour-long presentation by Matthew Reilly about (it seemed) pretty much whatever he wanted to mention. He spoke about the various cover art decisions (Americans like explosions and calling people Matt instead of Matthew), where he gets his ideas, film and television possibilities, and his next projects.
I really wanted something that I wouldn't have been able to get from the internet or didn't already know, and I got it:
|Spoiler warning he used before showing something from the new book.|
|From Hovercar Racer.|