Find below a list of resources we have compiled to help you find your next great read.
Sometimes getting lost in the pages of a good book can be just the cure you need for a broken heart, a stressful day at work or frazzled nerves. These Reading for Wellbeing booklists may help.
A list with links to the major literary prizes in Australia and around the world.
Our Book Club program contains around 250 kits. You may like to view the list of kits or form your own club.
The yield by Tara June Winch
by rrlreads on March 29, 2020 at 10:52 pm
August Gondiwindi returns home after ten years of wandering, when her grandfather dies. She finds her home about to taken by a mining company, and she is overwhelmed by the stories of her country. It’s a story of the horrors… Continue reading →
The strangers we know by Pip Drysdale
by rrlreads on March 29, 2020 at 10:47 pm
This was an entertaining thriller that kept the momentum going throughout the story. Told in a conversational tone by the main character Charlie (which included great asides) it grabbed me from the start and drew me into the story. It… Continue reading →
The best kind of beautiful by Frances Whiting
by rrlreads on March 29, 2020 at 10:41 pm
Florence Saint Claire is a former child star from a famous, musical family. These days, she works for a horticultural group based in a library (?!), alongside Albert Flowers, who seems to have his social life sorted, unlike Florence. It’s… Continue reading →
Blackberry & wild rose by Sonia Velton
by rrlreads on March 22, 2020 at 10:37 pm
I have mixed feelings with this historical read. The story grabbed me from the beginning, I then went to disliking Esther and her actions, to then be riveted by the trial and then not like the ending. I enjoyed the… Continue reading →
The last wish by Andrzej Sapkowski
by rrlreads on March 22, 2020 at 10:33 pm
I watched the first season of the television series, and was surprised to find many of the the episodes were based on stories in this book. It is hard to know where to start with an older series that has… Continue reading →