Aussie Readers

A group for all Australian Goodreads members (and those interested in Australia), no matter what they read!
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+ IMPORTANT
This topic has been closed to new comments. * INFORMATION FOR AUTHORS and bloggers!
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 2 posts · 387 views
last updated Jun 19, 2016 05:28AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Basic HOW DO YOU DO THAT? Tips...
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 9 posts · 745 views
last updated Apr 18, 2015 03:04AM
* Information from Goodreads & Staff - happenings within our site...
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 250 posts · 484 views
last updated Jun 10, 2016 04:20PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Frequently Asked Questions!
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 1 post · 406 views
last updated Jun 14, 2013 07:12PM
Group News
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 65 posts · 177 views
last updated Jul 13, 2015 08:36PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Welcome to Aussie Readers!
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 1 post · 399 views
last updated Aug 27, 2014 11:50PM
* Introduce yourselves!
By Mandapanda · 8937 posts · 2613 views
last updated 1 hour, 4 min ago
* Chat about whatever you like: the weather, good stuff, bad stuff, family or pets!
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 2329 posts · 180 views
last updated 9 minutes ago
* Getting to know you - A Fun 'My Favourite Things' Quiz
By Mandapanda · 1412 posts · 1220 views
last updated Jul 23, 2016 04:24AM
* Comprehensive How To Use Goodreads + Tips Of The Day
By Mandapanda · 493 posts · 7950 views
last updated Sep 06, 2015 06:33PM
Librarians for GR in our group - Chat here!
By Laura · 1863 posts · 456 views
last updated Jul 20, 2016 09:02PM
Describe yourself in one word
By Rob · 814 posts · 640 views
last updated Jul 12, 2016 06:56PM
How Australian Are You? Test yourself with this fun checklist!
By Mandapanda · 426 posts · 935 views
last updated Mar 22, 2016 12:29AM
Showing 10 of 61 topics — 15,757 comments total
+ You and Your Books!
* Up & Coming New Aussie Author releases
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 1221 posts · 1254 views
last updated Jul 22, 2016 04:58AM
* Up & Coming New Releases
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 661 posts · 743 views
last updated May 17, 2016 11:45AM
* What Are You Currently Reading? (doesn't have to be an Aussie book) - Part 2
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 551 posts · 166 views
last updated 6 hours, 30 min ago
* Share your reviews here!
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 2973 posts · 383 views
last updated 9 hours, 34 min ago
Recently Purchased/Acquired book/s - part 2
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 945 posts · 145 views
last updated 15 hours, 1 min ago
First Line
By Suzanne · 224 posts · 174 views
last updated Jul 23, 2016 04:25AM
Free/low priced Kindle, ebooks & audio
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 1959 posts · 831 views
last updated Jul 22, 2016 07:44PM
Covers that you love?
By Laura · 731 posts · 410 views
last updated Jul 18, 2016 07:29AM
Australian horror (especially if it's set in NSW)
By Ed · 3 posts · 13 views
last updated Jul 18, 2016 05:41AM
How much would you pay for an e-book?
By Laura · 70 posts · 90 views
last updated Jul 15, 2016 08:26PM
Showing 10 of 44 topics — 5,287 comments total
+ Book Related Banter
* Your Aussie Author book recommendations
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 300 posts · 613 views
last updated Jun 27, 2016 08:40PM
* Your International book recommendations
By Michael , The distracted reader! · 200 posts · 347 views
last updated Apr 05, 2016 08:46AM
* Doesn't fit? Book related? Then put it here!
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 296 posts · 182 views
last updated Jun 26, 2016 09:36PM
Good Reading magazine
By Andrea · 11 posts · 28 views
last updated Jul 20, 2016 04:49AM
Beneath the Southern Cross
By Liza · 17 posts · 27 views
last updated Jul 14, 2016 03:50AM
Your mid-year top 5 books 2016
By Michael , The distracted reader! · 46 posts · 61 views
last updated Jul 09, 2016 04:30PM
Online Book Sales- Post them here!
By Laura · 617 posts · 485 views
last updated Jul 06, 2016 06:44PM
Aboriginal fantasy novels
By Briar Rose · 11 posts · 22 views
last updated Jul 06, 2016 04:04PM
Movies and T.V. Series sourced from books
By Monya · 216 posts · 305 views
last updated Jul 05, 2016 07:13PM
Post-Apoc set in Oz?
By Wolfrott · 9 posts · 26 views
last updated Jul 04, 2016 03:56AM
* Reading Challenges 101
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 5 posts · 52 views
last updated Jul 11, 2016 11:59AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Challenge Guidelines - beginning July 2015 onwards
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 1 post · 307 views
last updated Jun 16, 2015 07:23PM
* UPDATE on Read-a-thon
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 36 posts · 174 views
last updated Sep 06, 2014 11:30PM
**Winter Challenge - 1st June - 31st August 2016**
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 355 posts · 224 views
last updated 8 hours, 18 min ago
Identify in July - Reduce that TBR!
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 312 posts · 173 views
last updated 9 hours, 16 min ago
Awesome August Challenge
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 99 posts · 237 views
last updated 10 hours, 7 min ago
Aussie Author Challenge - 1st January-31st December 2016
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 729 posts · 347 views
last updated 20 hours, 38 min ago
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Feel free to open a thread for your favourite book, should you wish to discuss it.....
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 1 post · 85 views
last updated Jun 16, 2011 12:29AM
The Girl in the Spider's Web
By Stella · 27 posts · 72 views
last updated Jul 15, 2016 06:02PM
Before it breaks, Dave Warner
By T.J. · 1 post · 6 views
last updated Jul 12, 2016 07:02PM
A Little Life - Hanya Yanagihara
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 16 posts · 84 views
last updated Jun 10, 2016 10:10PM
What is your fav Matthew Reilly book?
By Paul · 29 posts · 88 views
last updated Jun 02, 2016 12:35AM
Shakespeare Plays - a discussion
By Ernest · 44 posts · 108 views
last updated Dec 04, 2015 07:57AM
Go Set a Watchman
By Andrea · 60 posts · 135 views
last updated Oct 30, 2015 09:39PM
The Secret Chord - Geraldine Brooks
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 14 posts · 32 views
last updated Oct 19, 2015 05:52PM
Looking For Alibrandi buddy read
By Kathryn · 28 posts · 33 views
last updated Sep 19, 2015 07:22PM
A Darker Shade of Magic
By Ashley · 7 posts · 32 views
last updated Aug 06, 2015 08:36AM
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+ Talk Genre
* Discussion and New Releases! Do you love Young Adult Fiction?
By Mandapanda · 454 posts · 590 views
last updated Jun 08, 2016 02:08AM
* Literary Fiction
By Michael · 333 posts · 307 views
last updated Jun 27, 2016 04:02AM
Aussie books that make us laugh
By Dee-Ann · 35 posts · 189 views
last updated Jul 12, 2016 10:16PM
Quotes
By · 43 posts · 173 views
last updated Jul 12, 2016 07:16PM
Proposed changes to copyright laws in Australia
By A.C. · 40 posts · 59 views
last updated Jun 23, 2016 03:45AM
Horror Novels
By Mish · 56 posts · 124 views
last updated Jun 04, 2016 09:21PM
Aussie Author Science Fiction/Fantasy/Paranormal
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 81 posts · 185 views
last updated Apr 13, 2016 12:25AM
Australian Fiction as Exotic(?)
By Ashley · 11 posts · 55 views
last updated Mar 22, 2016 01:59AM
Romance Novels - Paranormal/Contemporary/Historical/etc!
By Jenny · 210 posts · 351 views
last updated Nov 22, 2015 06:44PM
Speculative Fiction (incl SciFi, Fantasy & more)
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 65 posts · 105 views
last updated Aug 24, 2015 10:26PM
Showing 10 of 34 topics — 21,843 comments total
+ Just for Fun!
* Birthdays..When is yours?
By Laura · 2670 posts · 520 views
last updated Jul 11, 2016 12:49AM
Sydney Get Together - Saturday 6th August 2016
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 297 posts · 113 views
last updated 8 hours, 55 min ago
Show us your favourite photos
By Michael , The distracted reader! · 1807 posts · 374 views
last updated 12 hours, 47 min ago
Word Find
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 4124 posts · 255 views
last updated 20 hours, 15 min ago
What next?
By Sherri · 3262 posts · 507 views
last updated Jul 23, 2016 09:21AM
Melbourne, Vic, Get Together – 6th August 2016
By Mish · 89 posts · 78 views
last updated Jul 21, 2016 08:20PM
Friday funnies
By Carmel · 790 posts · 311 views
last updated Jul 21, 2016 05:30PM
Take the Bookshelf Test!
By B the BookAdd… · 43 posts · 135 views
last updated Jul 20, 2016 08:58PM
Gaming..Chat about it here :)
By Laura · 110 posts · 114 views
last updated Jul 20, 2016 08:43AM
Brisbane Q'ld Get together - Saturday 27th August - venue to be determined...
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 34 posts · 33 views
last updated Jul 13, 2016 05:33PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Information Regarding Competition Threads - Please read first!
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 1 post · 262 views
last updated Jun 16, 2011 05:41AM
QoA Series free on Kindle 23-24 July
By T.J. · 4 posts · 10 views
last updated Jul 22, 2016 07:14PM
WIN a print copy of Bad Blood by Gary Kemble, closes 22 July 2016
By Tracey Allen · 11 posts · 12 views
last updated Jul 21, 2016 10:05PM
5 giveaways running! Multiple copies to win...- ends 29th July
By T.J. · 1 post · 11 views
last updated Jul 13, 2016 09:42PM
Last chance to win 800pp trilogy ARC ends July 31
By T.J. · 1 post · 5 views
last updated Jul 05, 2016 12:59AM
* ABC's The Book Club
By Mandapanda · 1298 posts · 782 views
last updated Jul 06, 2016 03:34PM
* 10 Aussie Books to Read Before You Die
By Michael · 60 posts · 351 views
last updated Jan 19, 2016 10:00PM
Justin Cronin's Australian Tour ~ August to September
By Michael , The distracted reader! · 8 posts · 9 views
last updated 15 hours, 0 min ago
Melbourne Writers Festival 26/8/16-4/9/16
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 1 post · 4 views
last updated Jul 20, 2016 06:52PM
Bendigo Writers Festival, August 12, 13, 14 2016
By MaryG2E · 1 post · 10 views
last updated May 22, 2016 03:03AM
The NSW Premier's Literary Awards 2016
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 4 posts · 14 views
last updated May 16, 2016 11:48PM
The Stella Prize 2016 - AND THE WINNER IS!!!
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 16 posts · 36 views
last updated Apr 19, 2016 02:16PM
Contact 2016
By Leonie · 4 posts · 19 views
last updated Mar 27, 2016 04:54AM
Australia's Best Book Blog Sites!
By Mandapanda · 177 posts · 877 views
last updated Mar 02, 2016 09:09PM
Locus Awards 2016
By Nick · 2 posts · 20 views
last updated Feb 21, 2016 08:13PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * List of Aussie Authors who are members of Goodreads
By Michael , The distracted reader! · 4 posts · 384 views
last updated Jan 19, 2014 07:05PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Important information for authors wishing to be added to the Aussie Authors list
By Michael , The distracted reader! · 1 post · 123 views
last updated Nov 11, 2014 01:54AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What goes in this Folder - please read first
By Mandapanda · 152 posts · 541 views
last updated Nov 05, 2014 05:10PM
* Goodreads Aussie Authors place request to be added to list here
By Mish · 1071 posts · 742 views
last updated 9 hours, 46 min ago
Aussie Author - NSW YA Urban Fantasy Novel :-)
By Bettina · 11 posts · 24 views
last updated Jul 20, 2016 10:22PM
Leonie Rogers - YA speculative fiction.
By Leonie · 237 posts · 199 views
last updated Jul 18, 2016 03:08AM
Introducing Swedish crime fiction author A.C. Efverman
By A.C. · 60 posts · 55 views
last updated Jul 17, 2016 07:06PM
The Old Mechanic series
By Peter · 4 posts · 10 views
last updated Jul 16, 2016 06:01PM
The Old Mechanic series
By Peter · 4 posts · 7 views
last updated Jul 15, 2016 06:23PM
The Old Mechanic Series
By Peter · 2 posts · 7 views
last updated Jul 15, 2016 06:10PM
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+ Personal Challenges
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What goes in here?
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 1 post · 125 views
last updated Jan 10, 2012 02:12AM
MaryG2E's 2016 Challenge: Classics - One per Month
By MaryG2E · 29 posts · 40 views
last updated Jul 22, 2016 07:23PM
Brenda's 2016 challenges
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 56 posts · 71 views
last updated Jul 19, 2016 10:13PM
Mary G2E's 2016 Challenge - The year in numbers
By MaryG2E · 24 posts · 30 views
last updated Jul 17, 2016 06:29PM
Cats: Reducing my oldest TBRs from other people
By Catsalive · 77 posts · 82 views
last updated Jul 14, 2016 05:18PM
Deborah's 2016 personal challenge
By Deborah · 44 posts · 47 views
last updated Jul 11, 2016 05:13PM
Kiera's 2016 Challenge
By Kiera · 41 posts · 49 views
last updated Jul 11, 2016 04:23AM
Carolyn reads the Chunksters in 2016
By Carolyn · 33 posts · 47 views
last updated Jul 02, 2016 12:11AM
Can't purchase without finishing..
By Laura · 43 posts · 61 views
last updated Jun 29, 2016 01:13AM
Jool's 2016 Galley Book Challenge
By ☼♄Jülie · 39 posts · 30 views
last updated Jun 26, 2016 11:41PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What's going on in your State or Territory? People, Events, Places - Post it here!
By Mandapanda · 1 post · 103 views
last updated Sep 12, 2010 08:43PM
Victoria
By Mandapanda · 315 posts · 367 views
last updated Jul 20, 2016 06:53PM
South Australia
By · 1084 posts · 415 views
last updated Jul 13, 2016 03:07PM
New South Wales
By deleted member · 217 posts · 384 views
last updated Jun 27, 2016 12:30AM
Queensland
By Jacqueline · 313 posts · 389 views
last updated Jun 25, 2016 04:42AM
Northern Territory
By Dee-Ann · 500 posts · 184 views
last updated Jun 20, 2016 04:38AM
ACT
By Dhitri · 72 posts · 185 views
last updated Jan 25, 2016 03:10AM
What's what and Who's Who in W. A.
By Jan · 266 posts · 286 views
last updated Nov 14, 2015 10:58PM
Tasmania
By Laura · 54 posts · 150 views
last updated Nov 05, 2015 10:48PM
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+ Archives
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What Are You Currently Reading? (doesn't have to be an Aussie book)
By deleted member · 16968 posts · 2428 views
last updated Mar 07, 2016 06:26PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Chat about whatever you like: the weather, good stuff, bad stuff, family or pets!
By Mandapanda · 29442 posts · 1579 views
last updated Feb 25, 2016 01:58AM
WIN a print copy of Devour by L.A. Larkin, closes Friday 15 July 2016
By Tracey Allen · 26 posts · 19 views
last updated Jul 18, 2016 07:57PM
iBook Giveaway
By Gerard · 3 posts · 10 views
last updated Jul 14, 2016 11:06PM
Paperback weekend giveaway
By Gerard · 10 posts · 14 views
last updated Jul 10, 2016 01:02AM
eBook give away-ends 10th July
By Gerard · 4 posts · 13 views
last updated Jul 09, 2016 11:36PM
2 Goodreads Giveaways ends 12th July-Playing with Fire & A Woman Transported
By Sharon · 3 posts · 9 views
last updated Jul 09, 2016 06:00PM
Juggling June Challenge - 1/6/16-30/6/16
By Brenda , Happily reading! · 185 posts · 213 views
last updated Jul 06, 2016 02:12AM
WIN a signed copy of No Free Man by Graham Potts, ends 1 July 2016
By Tracey Allen · 4 posts · 11 views
last updated Jun 28, 2016 01:13AM
Print Book Giveaway - Award Winning Fiction - ends July 22nd
By Sonya · 1 post · 13 views
last updated Jun 24, 2016 03:22AM
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Where do you like to read?

In/On bed
 
  126 votes, 48.6%

All of the above and more...
 
  57 votes, 22.0%

Lounge chair/recliner
 
  32 votes, 12.4%

all of the above and more when i get time (write-in)
 
  9 votes, 3.5%

Under shady trees
 
  8 votes, 3.1%

On the train/bus
 
  5 votes, 1.9%

On the back/front patio with a drink
 
  4 votes, 1.5%

Outside in the sun
 
  4 votes, 1.5%

Pool - in or beside
 
  3 votes, 1.2%

Coffee shop with your fav brew
 
  3 votes, 1.2%

On the loo! (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 1.2%

In the bath
 
  3 votes, 1.2%

Other please explain...
 
  1 vote, 0.4%

On the floor
 
  1 vote, 0.4%

On a plane/passenger in a car
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

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