Aussie Readers

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This topic has been closed to new comments. * Basic HOW DO YOU DO THAT? Tips...
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 9 posts · 581 views
last updated Apr 18, 2015 03:04AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * INFORMATION FOR AUTHORS and bloggers!
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 1 post · 215 views
last updated Nov 25, 2014 10:15PM
* Information from Goodreads & Staff - happenings within our site...
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 149 posts · 414 views
last updated Apr 12, 2015 11:40PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Frequently Asked Questions!
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 1 post · 311 views
last updated Jun 14, 2013 07:12PM
Group News
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 65 posts · 138 views
last updated Jul 13, 2015 08:36PM
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+ Introductions
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Welcome to Aussie Readers!
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 1 post · 265 views
last updated Aug 27, 2014 11:50PM
* Introduce yourselves!
By MandyM · 8134 posts · 2349 views
last updated 5 hours, 37 min ago
* Chat about whatever you like: the weather, good stuff, bad stuff, family or pets!
By MandyM · 25636 posts · 1408 views
last updated 45 minutes ago
* Getting to know you - A Fun 'My Favourite Things' Quiz
By MandyM · 1390 posts · 1139 views
last updated Aug 09, 2015 09:22PM
* Comprehensive How To Use Goodreads + Tips Of The Day
By MandyM · 490 posts · 7110 views
last updated Jul 22, 2015 01:17AM
Librarians for GR in our group - Chat here!
By Laura · 1485 posts · 382 views
last updated Aug 26, 2015 02:42AM
How Australian Are You? Test yourself with this fun checklist!
By MandyM · 401 posts · 832 views
last updated Aug 21, 2015 08:17PM
Describe yourself in one word
By Rob · 765 posts · 580 views
last updated Jul 29, 2015 03:15PM
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+ You and Your Books!
* Up & Coming New Aussie Author releases
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 886 posts · 1017 views
last updated 23 hours, 9 min ago
* Up & Coming New Releases
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 615 posts · 680 views
last updated Jun 09, 2015 06:16PM
* Share your reviews here!
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 434 posts · 87 views
last updated 41 minutes ago
* What Are You Currently Reading? (doesn't have to be an Aussie book)
By deleted member · 16206 posts · 2273 views
last updated 2 hours, 51 min ago
Free/low priced Kindle, ebooks & audio
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 1453 posts · 679 views
last updated 10 minutes ago
Recently purchased/acquired book/s
By Laura · 10911 posts · 1189 views
last updated 1 hour, 37 min ago
Covers that you love?
By Laura · 495 posts · 329 views
last updated 6 hours, 10 min ago
How large is your TBR list? Does it have a mind of its own?
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 534 posts · 366 views
last updated Aug 25, 2015 05:58AM
Books that have more than one title!
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 103 posts · 76 views
last updated Aug 18, 2015 06:22PM
Books for the next NSW Meet and Swap get together
By Marianne · 171 posts · 70 views
last updated Aug 05, 2015 11:23PM
* Your Aussie Author book recommendations
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 236 posts · 503 views
last updated Aug 08, 2015 03:45AM
* Your International book recommendations
By Michael , Has no willpower! · 195 posts · 298 views
last updated Apr 19, 2015 02:09AM
* Doesn't fit? Book related? Then put it here!
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 146 posts · 127 views
last updated Aug 15, 2015 03:41PM
A place Australians can create audio books??
By Molly · 1 post · 11 views
last updated Aug 25, 2015 06:21PM
Two Books - One Cover
By Donna R · 49 posts · 100 views
last updated Aug 25, 2015 12:23AM
Did you know?
By Michael , Has no willpower! · 269 posts · 273 views
last updated Aug 24, 2015 01:15AM
Bones...
By Laura · 7 posts · 18 views
last updated Aug 23, 2015 03:34AM
Audio Books
By Mish · 78 posts · 112 views
last updated Aug 16, 2015 07:20PM
Annoying words by writers!
By Michael , Has no willpower! · 128 posts · 123 views
last updated Aug 07, 2015 02:39AM
Movies and T.V. Series sourced from books
By Monya · 211 posts · 287 views
last updated Jul 20, 2015 06:53PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Challenge Guidelines - beginning July onwards
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 1 post · 103 views
last updated Jun 16, 2015 07:23PM
* Quarterly Read-a-thon - Friday September 4th-Sunday September 6th INCL
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 46 posts · 36 views
last updated Aug 26, 2015 02:06PM
* UPDATE on Read-a-thon
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 36 posts · 132 views
last updated Sep 06, 2014 11:30PM
**Winter Reading Challenge - 1/6/15 - 31/8/15**
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 784 posts · 192 views
last updated 1 hour, 31 min ago
**Spring Reading Challenge - 1/9/15 - 30/11/15**
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 158 posts · 115 views
last updated 1 hour, 48 min ago
August Challenge - Reduce that TBR!!!
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 293 posts · 155 views
last updated 4 hours, 8 min ago
September Challenge - Australian Fiction
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 120 posts · 104 views
last updated Aug 28, 2015 09:28PM
Aussie Author Challenge 2015
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 698 posts · 331 views
last updated Aug 27, 2015 06:20PM
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 , Busy Bee · 1 post · 71 views
last updated Jun 16, 2011 12:29AM
Looking For Alibrandi buddy read
By Kathryn · 6 posts · 14 views
last updated 31 minutes ago
A Darker Shade of Magic
By Ashley · 7 posts · 20 views
last updated Aug 06, 2015 08:36AM
Go Set a Watchman
By Andrea · 53 posts · 96 views
last updated Jul 14, 2015 11:32PM
The Chimes by Anna Smaill
By Stef · 3 posts · 16 views
last updated Jun 11, 2015 09:26PM
Shakespeare Plays - a discussion
By Ernest · 43 posts · 96 views
last updated Jun 09, 2015 05:30AM
What is your fav Matthew Reilly book?
By Paul · 25 posts · 75 views
last updated May 04, 2015 05:16AM
Before I Go To Sleep
By Michael · 120 posts · 250 views
last updated Mar 24, 2015 04:26AM
Goat Mountain
By Ashley · 14 posts · 23 views
last updated Feb 23, 2015 10:33PM
The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 83 posts · 94 views
last updated Jan 13, 2015 09:56PM
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+ Talk Genre
* Discussion and New Releases! Do you love Young Adult Fiction?
By MandyM · 426 posts · 541 views
last updated Apr 29, 2015 03:41AM
Speculative Fiction (incl SciFi, Fantasy & more)
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 65 posts · 96 views
last updated Aug 24, 2015 10:26PM
Literary Fiction
By Michael · 299 posts · 276 views
last updated Aug 10, 2015 10:17PM
Quotes
By ★ Jess · 42 posts · 160 views
last updated Jun 14, 2015 08:07PM
Aussie Author Science Fiction/Fantasy/Paranormal
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 73 posts · 152 views
last updated May 26, 2015 12:11AM
Questions About Language From a North American
By Stan · 119 posts · 120 views
last updated May 12, 2015 03:24AM
Australian Fiction as Exotic(?)
By Ashley · 10 posts · 35 views
last updated May 12, 2015 02:55AM
Aussie books that make us laugh
By Dee-Ann · 26 posts · 157 views
last updated Apr 30, 2015 09:01PM
Romance Novels - Paranormal/Contemporary/Historical/etc!
By Jenny · 207 posts · 334 views
last updated Aug 19, 2014 08:05PM
Historical Fiction
By Kathy · 80 posts · 224 views
last updated Jul 30, 2014 05:18PM
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+ Just for Fun!
* Birthdays..When is yours?
By Laura · 1902 posts · 426 views
last updated 6 hours, 41 min ago
What next?
By Sherri · 2790 posts · 440 views
last updated 16 minutes ago
Word Find
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 3091 posts · 163 views
last updated 22 minutes ago
Funny photos? Share 'em!
By Laura · 1418 posts · 431 views
last updated 30 minutes ago
Show us your favourite photos
By Michael , Has no willpower! · 1371 posts · 305 views
last updated 1 hour, 55 min ago
You've got to check this out on YOUTUBE!
By MandyM · 400 posts · 350 views
last updated 21 hours, 42 min ago
Friday funnies
By Carmel · 698 posts · 281 views
last updated Aug 26, 2015 11:25PM
The Sport Spot - Comment here on what's happening in the world of Aussie sports!
By deleted member · 1747 posts · 385 views
last updated Aug 26, 2015 01:08AM
What's Your Favourite Aussie Movie or Television Show? What are you watching now?
By MandyM · 919 posts · 453 views
last updated Aug 21, 2015 05:45PM
Gaming..Chat about it here :)
By Laura · 70 posts · 92 views
last updated Aug 21, 2015 04:15AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Information Regarding Competition Threads - Please read first!
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 1 post · 234 views
last updated Jun 16, 2011 05:41AM
WIN a copy of Devastation Road by Jason Hewitt, closes 4 September 2015
By Tracey Allen · 8 posts · 11 views
last updated 3 hours, 10 min ago
A Dreadful Daughter's Spells GIVEAWAY~!
By Molly · 1 post · 5 views
last updated Aug 30, 2015 01:09AM
Win a copy of Cloudwish (ENDS SEPT 2nd)
By Tash · 3 posts · 13 views
last updated Aug 30, 2015 12:40AM
Free paperback for review~!
By Molly · 6 posts · 22 views
last updated Aug 28, 2015 11:40PM
Goodreads Giveaway for The Storyteller of Inis Mor: Could a Legend Save His Life?- ends 31st August
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 3 posts · 11 views
last updated Aug 24, 2015 04:58PM
Free Days - 27th August - 30th August
By David · 5 posts · 20 views
last updated Aug 24, 2015 05:23AM
* ABC's The Book Club
By MandyM · 1162 posts · 701 views
last updated Aug 02, 2015 04:37AM
* 10 Aussie Books to Read Before You Die
By Michael · 53 posts · 289 views
last updated Jan 19, 2014 11:44PM
Qld Book of the Year - Public voting on now
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 1 post · 2 views
last updated Aug 26, 2015 05:08PM
Hugo Awards
By Leonie · 13 posts · 19 views
last updated Aug 26, 2015 02:23AM
Mudgee Readers Festival
By Leonie · 7 posts · 12 views
last updated Aug 16, 2015 04:54AM
Scone Literary Long Weekend 2015
By Leonie · 9 posts · 26 views
last updated Aug 15, 2015 03:45AM
2015 Man Booker Prize
By Michael , Has no willpower! · 18 posts · 24 views
last updated Aug 04, 2015 04:00PM
National Bookshop Day
By Graham · 7 posts · 22 views
last updated Aug 01, 2015 01:35AM
Want to be one of my VIP Reviewers?
By Maxine · 2 posts · 12 views
last updated Jul 30, 2015 10:10PM
Sydney Writers Festival - Free Podcasts
By Carolyn · 11 posts · 16 views
last updated Jul 30, 2015 10:00PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * List of Aussie Authors who are members of Goodreads
By Michael , Has no willpower! · 4 posts · 281 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 , Has no willpower! · 1 post · 70 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 MandyM · 152 posts · 503 views
last updated Nov 05, 2014 05:10PM
* Goodreads Aussie Authors place request to be added to list here
By Mish · 897 posts · 648 views
last updated Aug 29, 2015 12:15AM
~The Clout of Gen~ 99p Promo
By Ahmad · 1 post · 4 views
last updated Aug 30, 2015 12:12AM
Sign Copy Give-away
By Hamilton · 6 posts · 13 views
last updated Aug 29, 2015 02:04AM
FREE on Amazon 28th-30th August
By S.M. · 5 posts · 15 views
last updated Aug 28, 2015 03:31PM
Leonie Rogers - YA speculative fiction.
By Leonie · 176 posts · 176 views
last updated Aug 27, 2015 12:17AM
The Gardener Who Could See
By John · 3 posts · 9 views
last updated Aug 26, 2015 07:42PM
Family Travel Memoir Finalist for Qld Book of the Year - Public voting on now.
By John · 2 posts · 3 views
last updated Aug 26, 2015 05:09PM
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+ Personal Challenges
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What goes in here?
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 1 post · 103 views
last updated Jan 10, 2012 02:12AM
Kiera's Goodreads Challenge
By Kiera · 36 posts · 51 views
last updated Aug 29, 2015 02:52AM
Kiera- Book Bingo (2 Grids) 2015
By Kiera · 16 posts · 44 views
last updated Aug 29, 2015 02:47AM
Brenda - Reducing my OWNED TBR in 2015
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 84 posts · 78 views
last updated Aug 28, 2015 10:53PM
Cats: Reducing my oldest TBRs from other people
By Catsalive · 32 posts · 43 views
last updated Aug 28, 2015 01:38AM
Carolyn - 50 unread paperbacks in 2015
By Carolyn · 90 posts · 71 views
last updated Aug 21, 2015 11:58PM
Jool's 2015 Aussie Author Challenge
By ☼♄Jülie · 98 posts · 57 views
last updated Aug 11, 2015 11:55PM
Kathryn's 2015 Mixed Bag Challenge
By Kathryn · 101 posts · 68 views
last updated Jul 26, 2015 02:53AM
A non-fiction a month
By Stef · 3 posts · 12 views
last updated Jul 20, 2015 06:19AM
2015 Tintin Challenge
By Ashley · 62 posts · 50 views
last updated Jul 19, 2015 06:14AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What's going on in your State or Territory? People, Events, Places - Post it here!
By MandyM · 1 post · 97 views
last updated Sep 12, 2010 08:43PM
Tasmania
By Laura · 47 posts · 138 views
last updated Aug 03, 2015 05:55AM
What's what and Who's Who in W. A.
By Jan · 263 posts · 275 views
last updated Jul 30, 2015 07:11PM
New South Wales
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last updated Jun 27, 2015 01:09PM
South Australia
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last updated Jun 04, 2015 05:04AM
Queensland
By Jacqueline · 285 posts · 350 views
last updated Jun 01, 2015 04:09AM
Victoria
By MandyM · 259 posts · 320 views
last updated Mar 12, 2015 11:59PM
ACT
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last updated Oct 29, 2014 12:56AM
Save the Mitchell Library-NSW
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Northern Territory
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last updated Mar 13, 2012 10:33PM
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+ Archives
WIN a copy of Salt Creek by Lucy Treloar, closes midnight 28 August 2015
By Tracey Allen · 22 posts · 23 views
last updated Aug 30, 2015 01:06AM
TimeStorm-Steve Harrison-giveaway - 1 day only! 25.8.15
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 1 post · 6 views
last updated Aug 24, 2015 05:13PM
Audible LEAP giveaway-ends Monday August 17th
By Myfanwy · 16 posts · 24 views
last updated Aug 22, 2015 01:00AM
Friday Freebie
By Carol - Read… · 12 posts · 19 views
last updated Aug 04, 2015 11:26PM
July Challenge - Crime/Mystery/Suspense/Thriller **in Winter**
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 352 posts · 116 views
last updated Aug 02, 2015 01:42AM
Giveaway 3 x copies of Heart of the Country by Tricia Stringer (INT ends 2nd Aug)
By Sheree · 2 posts · 10 views
last updated Jul 30, 2015 03:24AM
**Autumn Reading Challenge - 1/3/15 - 31/5/15**
By Brenda , Busy Bee · 630 posts · 175 views
last updated Jul 30, 2015 01:23AM
WIN a copy of The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot, closes Friday 24th July
By Tracey Allen · 3 posts · 10 views
last updated Jul 26, 2015 05:15AM
Goodreads Giveaway - ends 27th July
By Stephen · 1 post · 12 views
last updated Jul 25, 2015 08:05AM
Hurry Up...Free through 7/25 only
By Lily · 2 posts · 16 views
last updated Jul 25, 2015 12:43AM
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Where do you like to read?

In/On bed
 
  113 votes, 49.1%

All of the above and more...
 
  56 votes, 24.3%

Lounge chair/recliner
 
  28 votes, 12.2%

Under shady trees
 
  7 votes, 3.0%

On the train/bus
 
  4 votes, 1.7%

On the loo! (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 1.3%

Outside in the sun
 
  3 votes, 1.3%

In the bath
 
  3 votes, 1.3%

Coffee shop with your fav brew
 
  3 votes, 1.3%

Pool - in or beside
 
  3 votes, 1.3%

all of the above and more when i get time (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 1.3%

On the back/front patio with a drink
 
  2 votes, 0.9%

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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Has no willpower!

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Eclectic Reader

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The book rescuer!!