Francesca, a Shared Stories alumna, is a writer, editor and the manager at The Grumpy Swimmer Bookstore, Elwood.
She completed her BA Honours in Literature and Creative Writing at The University of Melbourne, and is currently studying to become an English teacher.
It would be fair to say she has a thing for books!
The Grumpy Swimmer
Nestled in the heart of Elwood, The Grumpy Swimmer is an independent bookstore specialising in literary fiction, quality children’s books and giftware.
The Grumpy Swimmer is committed to supporting the local literary community through book clubs, workshops, patronage and events.