Non-Fiction Book Club
Our Non-Fiction Book Club meets approximately every 6 weeks. There is no charge to join but we do ask the participants to purchase the Book Club book from [email protected] Participants receive a 10% discount off the selected book. Please call us for further details on 3394 4949 or contact us through our website or Facebook page or email [email protected]
Our next get-together is on Wednesday January 10th at 6pm. The book we will be discussing is The Best Australian Essays 2017
The Best Australian Essays showcases the nation’s most eloquent, insightful and urgent non-fiction writing. In her debut as editor of the anthology, award-winning author Anna Goldsworthy chooses brilliant pieces that provoke, unveil, engage and enlighten. From the election of Donald Trump to digital disruption, from the passing of rock gods to the wonders of Australian slang, these essays get to the heart of what’s happening in Australia and the world.
Contributors include Shannon Burns, Barry Humphries, Stan Grant, Keane Shum, Richard Cooke, Nick Feik, Michael Adams, Micheline Lee, Mandy Sayer, Tim Flannery, Sonya Hartnett, Harriet Riley, John Clarke, Jennifer Rutherford, Amanda Niehaus, Sam Vincent, Lech Blaine, Michael Mohammed Ahmad, Moreno Giovannoni, Janine Mikosza, Melissa Howard, Helen Garner, James Wood, J.M. Coetzee, Robert Skinner, Sebastian Smee and Anwen Crawford.