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Tessa's Books of Elegance are written by Jacqui Preugschat and illustrated by Kirsty Camilleri. The first book in the series, Tessa's Lovely, Beautiful and Very Elegant Tea Party, is now available for purchase! 

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Preparation For An Elegant Tea Party

Join author of Tessa’s Books of Elegance, Jacqui Preugschat, as she takes children through making beautiful teapot invitations, folding napkins into love hearts and making tea cup thank you cards – with a real tea bag attached! Jacqui will also be reading from her book The Lovely, Beautiful and Very Elegant Tea Party. Ideal for children aged 7-12 years.   

Tues 2nd July 10.30- 11.30  Coopers Plains Library

107 Orange Grove Rd  Coopers Plains

Ph. 3403 1530


Tues 2nd July 1.30- 2.30pm  Grange Library

79 Evelyn St  Grange

Ph. 3407 2523


Thurs 4th July 2-3pm  Corinda Library

641 Oxley Rd  Corinda

Ph. 34077701


Fri 5th July 10-11am Indooroopilly Library

Level 4, 322 Moggill Road  Indooroopilly

Ph. 34070009


Fri 5th July 2-3pm Carindale Library

Westfield Carindale Shopping Centre

1151 Creek Rd  Carindale

Ph. 34071490


Thurs 11th July 1-2pm - Brisbane Square Library

266 George St  Brisbane City

Ph. 34034166


Bookings required to secure your place! 

Mini Tessa Tea Party at Scrumptious Reads!

Saturday 6 April 

9:45 am - 2:00 pm

Find out more here.

Mini Tessa Tea Party at Books@stones!

Wednesday 10 April 

9:45 am - 12:00 pm


RSVP: Ph. 3394 4949


Mini Tessa Tea Party at Where the Wild Things Are!

Tuesday 16 April 

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Find out more here.

Book Sighing at Crackerjack Toys!

Friday 12 April

Shop 4, 153 Oxford Street, Bulimba 

Come and meet author Jacqui Preugschat in celebration of her first book 'The Lovely, Beautiful And Very Elegant Tea Party' Bk.1 - everyone who buys a book receives a Tessa Bookmark, Tessa Stickers and a free cupcake!

Book Beauties Meet and Greet!

Thursday 28 March


Come along and introduce yourself and your work - pre-published or published and share your vision for your business! Then I'll be sharing on creating an edge to market your book! Please bring your pre-published book/published books, pen and paper.

Find out more here. 

Book Signing at Dymocks at Westfield Carindale   

Saturday 9 March! 

Head to Dymocks at Westfield Carindale  next Saturday 9 March between 10am - 2pm to have your copy of Tessa's Lovely, Beautiful and Very Elegant Tea Party signed by the author!

Buy 'The Lovely, Beautiful And Very Elegant Tea Party' Bk 1 and receive a Tessa Bookmark and Tessa Stickers!

Look for the Pink Tessa Banner!

Tessa's Lovely, Beautiful and Very Elegant Tea Party is Book of the Month at the InHouse Bookstore! 

Each month, the InHouse Bookstore chooses a book from their Premium Pick range to promote as Book of the Month. For February 2019, the first book in the Tessa series has been chosen. See the Book of the Month on the InHouse Bookstore website homepage