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Aug, 2019

Dalby Bookclub is on 28 August 2019

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Our August book is titled Floodtide from the well-known author Judy Nunn. Set in Western Australia, the novel traces the fortunes of four men and four families over four decades. Not a member of our Bookclub but would like to read the book? Floodtide is available in book and audio format. Judy Nunn is one of our most popular authors and has written fifteen novels for adults. You can reserve her latest release Khaki Town here, or any of her other titles including Heritage, Pacific, Sanctuary, Spirits of the Ghan […]

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Aug, 2019

What’s on in your Community in September 2019

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September 4:  Mobile Women’s Health nurse visiting Wandoan Primary Health Centre, phone 4627 4444 to make an appointment. September 5: Baby Rhyme time at 10am with Karen at the Wandoan Library. September 6: Michael Wells visits Wandoan Library at 10am, bringing with him tips on getting your garden ready for spring.  Bookings essential as spaces are limited.  Phone 1300 COUNCIL or register here. September 6, 7 & 8: Queensland State Polocrosse at the Wandoan Showgrounds. September 12: Wandoan Bookclub members meet at 3.30pm at the library for cake and coffee. […]

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Aug, 2019

Miles Bookclub

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Miles Bookclub will meet 10am, Saturday 7 September 2019 to discuss The Cartographer by Peter Twohig. Melbourne, 1959. An 11-year-old boy witnesses a murder as he spies through the window of a strange house. God, whom he no longer counts as a friend, obviously has a pretty screwed-up sense of humour: just one year before, the boy had looked on helplessly as his twin brother, Tom, suffered a violent death.  Now, having been seen by the angry murderer, he is a kid on the run. With only a shady grandfather, […]

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Jul, 2019

Bookenders Bookclub in Chinchilla

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Do you love to talk about books at every opportunity? Been thinking about expanding your reading horizons? Want to meet some like-minded people or make some new friends? Join the Club! Bookenders Bookclub is a great way to venture outside your reading comfort-zone. This month we are reading Salt Creek by Lucy Treloar. “1855. Failed entrepreneur Stanton Finch moves his family from Adelaide to the remote Coorong area of Southern Australia, in pursuit of his dream to become a farmer. Housed in a driftwood cabin, they try to make the […]

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Jul, 2019

Wandoan Bookclub

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Love a good book and enjoy sharing your thoughts on the book? Wandoan Library has our very own Bookclub and our next get together will be on Thursday August 8 at 3.30 pm. Looking for a Bookclub closer to you? Click here for details of Bookclubs at our other branches.

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Jul, 2019

Tara Bookclub

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Tara Bookclub aspires to encourage reading and enlightenment, create discussion and provide an opportunity to meet new people in the community. We try to remind members that they may not like every book chosen for discussion, but on the other hand, might find a new author or genre to enjoy reading. If you would like to read more books in 2019, come and introduce yourself to Tara’s friendly Bookclub. New members are always welcome, so come along and share your love of reading, discuss your views and enjoy morning tea – all at the […]

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Jun, 2019

Moonie Bookclub

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Sorry folks but due to the power outage many of us will be experiencing on Tuesday 6th August, our next meeting will be held instead on Tuesday 3rd September from 9.30am. This will give everyone plenty of extra time to finish our current novel ‘Open City‘ by Teju Cole, copies still available. Hope to see you all again in September. Not a member yet, but want to be? New members are always welcome! Come along and we’ll set you up with our next great read. Want to know more? Contact […]

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May, 2019

Debut Australian Authors

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Sink your teeth into a fantastic new book or check out a debut novel from an Australian author! We’ve got some fantastic new books at the library at the moment including: Beneath the mother tree  “Beneath the Mother Tree plays out in a unique and wild Australian setting, interweaving Indigenous history and Irish mythology.”                 Sign “A captivating novel full of strength, courage and the struggle to overcome silence.” The Van Apfel Girls are gone “Blackly comic, sharply observed and observed and wonderfully endearing, this is […]

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Feb, 2019

The Lost Man – Jane Harper’s new release her best yet

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Jane Harper has provided the Australian Mystery & Crime genre with another fantastic story set in the very heart of the outback. Based on a fictional outback station near, a town strikingly similar to Birdsville, two brothers attempt to come to grips with the unusual death of their third brother, and attempt to unearth how it this tragedy occurred. Their brother Cam has been found dead beneath an old stockman’s grave at an isolated spot on the 30,000 acre property. His brother Lee, already an outcast from the closest town, […]

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Jan, 2019

Bookclub – Where Great Minds Think Alike

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It doesn’t matter if you’re into Shakespeare or Sci-fi, Christian Grey or Dorian Gray you’re certain to find something new to read at one of our popular Bookclubs. Bookclubs meet all over our region and provide a welcoming, chatty and fun escape for those of us looking to get excited teasing out the finer points of our latest read. For some it’s a monthly dose of sanity, for others it’s a chance to expand into genres they would not normally tackle – but everyone agrees it’s the best way to meet new […]

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