READING IDEAS

FEATURED AUSSIE CLASSICS

LOOKING FOR ALIBRANDI

Melina Marchetta

F MARC Fiction section


THE BOOK THIEF

Markus Zusak

F ZUSA Fiction section


MY BRILLIANT CAREER

Miles Franklin

F FRAN Fiction section

PLAYING BEATTIE BOW

Ruth Park

F PARK Fiction section

FEATURED INTERNATIONAL CLASSICS

THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD

Zora Neale Hurston

F HURS, Fiction section

Guardian review


PRIDE AND PREJUDICE

Jane Austen

F AUST, Fiction section

Owlcation review

THE YELLOW WALLPAPER Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Guardian review

THE HANDMAID'S TALE

Margaret Atwood

NY Times review

Guardian review

HOW TO DOWNLOAD THE BOOKS THAT JUST ENTERED THE PUBLIC DOMAIN

How to download the tens of thousands of books that became legal to download for free in 2019. Caroline Haskins, Motherboard, Jan 3 2019

https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/qvq99b/how-to-download-the-books-that-just-entered-the-public-domain?fbclid=IwAR3svqm2Tui2PRYbBq0-4WVnAF26lwreK-VgMI9lEOa5U87InL2VYY1uwKI

READINGS TEEN ADVISORY BOARD

Applications to join in 2019/2020 are now open

We’re currently looking for a new intake of teenagers (aged 14-19) to join our advisory board, starting in July 2019. The board meets on the third Monday of each month at 4.30pm in Carlton. Sadly, we do not currently have facilities to enable remote access for board members.

To apply, please tell us why you would like to take part, the types of books you like to read and why you love visiting bookshops. Your application should be a single-page document of no more than 500 words, in either Word or PDF format, addressing the points above and including your name, age and contact details. Send it to teenadvisoryboard@readings.com.au by 5pm, Friday 21 June, 2019.