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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 of the month

Stars in Their Eyes

Stars in Their Eyes is available to pre-order now from Fremantle Press and all good bookstores for delivery in October. Stars in Their Eyes follows the story of Maisie and ...

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What we are reading

Mel and Shell

  • Author: Julia Lawrinson
  • Publisher: Fremantle Press
  • Published: September 2021

Award-winning author Julia Lawrinson’s new book for middle readers is set in the 1970s, and explores a friendship between two girls, Mel and Shell, united by their love of ABBA. …

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Heading South

  • Author: Tim Richards
  • Publisher: Fremantle Press
  • Published: August 2021

Gulflander. Overland. Indian Pacific. Maps and timetables and clickety-clack rails. The traveller’s desire to see more and take longer doing it sits at a window seat in Tim Richard’s Heading …

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Stars in Their Eyes

  • Author: Jessica Walton
  • Publisher: Fremantle Press
  • Published: October 2021

Jessica Walton and Aśka have packed a lot of things into this vibrant new YA graphic novel. It’s pacy, cheeky, funny, romantic — all while telling a brilliant, focused story …

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The Night Village

  • Author: Zoe Deleuil
  • Publisher: Fremantle Press
  • Published: August 2021

When Simone moves to London from Australia, she does so with expectations of a high-flying journalism career, a slick apartment in an up-and-coming borough and nights of cocktails in chic …

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