Local writers Flavia Ursino and Dr Kevin Coleman launch their new book Monkey Business at the Rhythm Hut in Gosford on February 27, giving attendees a chance to pick up a signed copy of the newly released novel.
Both Central Coast residents, Miss Ursino comes from a long background as a physic and animal activist and Dr Coleman has a history in rural medicine in outback Australia as well as southern Africa. They merge their unique histories and perspectives together in the making of the fictional novel Monkey Business.
The novel is based on the recent revelations of secret testing on animals at Sydney University by Fairfax Media and delves into the social injustices on animals and the lack of transparency in the biomedical field. As well as at the opening, the novel is also available for purchase from Ducks Crossing Publications.
Media Release, Feb 3, 2016 Flavia Ursino and Dr Kevin Coleman, Monkey Business