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Read the Book Club notes for Locust Summer

Locust Summer

July 2021 Book of the Month

On the cusp of Summer in 1986, Rowan Brockman is working as a journalist in the City of Perth. When his mother calls to ask if he will come ...

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Read the Book Club notes for Spring Clean for the Peach Queen

Spring Clean for the Peach Queen

June 2021 Book of the Month

After a night out partying leaves her boyfriend dead and her acting career in tatters, Lottie Bentz escapes the media spotlight by returning to her hometown of Bonnievale. However, ...

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Read the Book Club notes for The Subjugate

The Subjugate

January 2021 Book of the Month

The Subjugate is set in the eerie metropolis of San Francisco and its outskirts, a decade or so after the neuro technology Crash of 2040, the result of a ...

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Read the Book Club notes for Skyglow, Leslie Thiele (Margaret River Press)

Skyglow, Leslie Thiele (Margaret River Press)

November 2020 Book of the Month

From the miraculous to the mechanical, Skyglow delves into the complexities of mundane life to discover truth and balance within it. Thiele’s collection of stories contains an eclectic mix ...

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Read the Book Club notes for Fauna, Donna Mazza, (Allen & Unwin)

Fauna, Donna Mazza, (Allen & Unwin)

March 2020 Book of the Month

A young family in an eerily familiar future-Perth comes to terms with the latest addition to their family, a baby girl named Asta. While Asta is the child of ...

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Read the Book Club notes for Out of Time, Steve Hawke (Fremantle Press)

Out of Time, Steve Hawke (Fremantle Press)

December 2019 Book of the Month

Architect Joe Warton and his partner Anne are easing into comfortable semi-retirement when Joe notices gaps in his memory. At first he keeps his discovery to himself, becoming skilful ...

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