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If you belong to a book club and are wondering what book you should read next, check out the titles in our Book Club and subscribe to receive our free Love to Read Local e-news. Each month we add to our book club recommendations with a new-release title that we’ve selected as our ‘Book of the Month’, and provide accompanying notes to prompt discussion in your group!

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Book cover of Living on Stolen Land

Living on Stolen Land, Ambelin Kwaymullina (Magabala Books)

Living on Stolen Land is a prose-style manifesto that asks the reader to consider the cost of living on stolen land. In this latest work by talented writer and ...

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Book cover of Living on Stolen Land

Living on Stolen Land

  • Author: Ambelin Kwaymullina
  • Publisher: Magabala Books

Described as a ‘prose-style manifesto’, Ambelin Kwaymullina’s latest work reminds settler-colonial communities of the large debt we owe to our Indigenous past and how much has been lost and must …

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Book cover of Across the Risen Sea

Across the Risen Sea

  • Author: Bren MacDibble
  • Publisher: Allen & Unwin

One might expect a good yarn from an author who’s recently chosen to live and work in a bus, travelling around Australia, and now settling in Western Australia. And Bren …

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Book cover of A Crocodile in the Family

A Crocodile in the Family

  • Author: Kitty Black
  • Publisher: Lothian Books

This is a gentle picture book which emphasises the importance of family, a sense of belonging and the acceptance of difference. A family of birds discovers an egg in the …

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Book cover of Who's Afraid of the Quite Nice Wolf

Who’s Afraid of the Quite Nice Wolf?

  • Author: Kitty Black
  • Publisher: New Frontier Publishing

Wilfred is a wolf who doesn’t fit in with his wolf pack. He makes friends with the sheep, he’s vegetarian, and he’s not the least bit scary. The other wolves …

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