Aussie Readers

A group for all Australian Goodreads members (and those interested in Australia), no matter what they read!
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+ IMPORTANT
* Basic HOW DO YOU DO THAT? Tips...
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 8 posts · 336 views
last updated May 15, 2014 02:19AM
* Information from Goodreads & Staff - happenings within our site...
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 141 posts · 323 views
last updated Jul 20, 2014 06:15PM
* INFORMATION for the AUTHORS OF OUR GROUP
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 1 post · 241 views
last updated May 20, 2013 11:49PM
* Frequently Asked Questions!
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 1 post · 170 views
last updated Jun 14, 2013 07:12PM
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+ Introductions
* Introduce yourselves!
By MandyM · 6560 posts · 1918 views
last updated 11 hours, 3 min ago
* Getting to know you - A Fun 'My Favourite Things' Quiz
By MandyM · 1308 posts · 956 views
last updated Jul 23, 2014 03:46AM
* Chat about whatever you like: the weather, good stuff, bad stuff, family, politics or pets!
By MandyM · 15472 posts · 1024 views
last updated 6 hours, 34 min ago
* Comprehensive How To Use Goodreads + Tips Of The Day
By MandyM · 462 posts · 5456 views
last updated May 24, 2014 07:55AM
Describe yourself in one word
By Rob · 595 posts · 430 views
last updated Jul 21, 2014 04:37AM
Librarians for GR in our group - Chat here!
By Laura · 958 posts · 275 views
last updated Jul 14, 2014 03:27PM
How Australian Are You? Test yourself with this fun checklist!
By MandyM · 360 posts · 640 views
last updated May 25, 2014 03:00AM
Showing 10 of 45 topics — 22,411 comments total
+ You and Your Books!
* Up & Coming New Aussie Author releases
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 476 posts · 664 views
last updated Jul 22, 2014 08:57PM
* Up & Coming New Releases
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 497 posts · 537 views
last updated Jul 23, 2014 03:15AM
* Australian Women Writers Challenge
By Mish · 48 posts · 228 views
last updated Mar 25, 2014 08:57PM
* What Are You Currently Reading? (doesn't have to be an Aussie book)
By deleted member · 10834 posts · 1805 views
last updated 10 hours, 46 min ago
Recently purchased book?
By Laura · 5782 posts · 861 views
last updated 6 hours, 4 min ago
The Imagination Initiative (NSW)
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 35 posts · 32 views
last updated 9 hours, 16 min ago
Free/low priced Kindle and ebooks
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 443 posts · 398 views
last updated 18 hours, 47 min ago
Books set in Melbourne
By Muphyn · 98 posts · 343 views
last updated Jul 20, 2014 04:41AM
Covers that you love?
By Laura · 267 posts · 237 views
last updated Jul 10, 2014 02:46AM
What do you think of book blurbs?
By Bette BookAdd… · 68 posts · 71 views
last updated Jun 29, 2014 03:38AM
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+ Book Related Banter
* Your Aussie Author book recommendations
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 184 posts · 373 views
last updated Jun 23, 2014 05:17AM
* Your International book recommendations
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 189 posts · 236 views
last updated Jun 15, 2014 11:31AM
Online Book Sales- Post them here!
By Laura · 565 posts · 410 views
last updated 15 hours, 30 min ago
Did you know?
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 230 posts · 210 views
last updated Jul 17, 2014 03:39AM
28 Books You Must Read to Call Yourself Well Read
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 36 posts · 79 views
last updated Jul 03, 2014 11:47AM
The mid year top 5 books read 2014
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 63 posts · 77 views
last updated Jun 29, 2014 01:01AM
Do you read the ending of books first?
By Kathryn · 92 posts · 88 views
last updated Jun 25, 2014 05:43PM
Which eReader?
By Murray · 611 posts · 465 views
last updated Jun 24, 2014 10:26PM
Your thoughts on 1st person and 3rd person?
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 33 posts · 51 views
last updated Jun 19, 2014 06:14AM
Australian Author Recommendations
By Liza · 18 posts · 47 views
last updated May 27, 2014 05:45PM
* Looking for your challenge? Check this 'Challenge Directory' with quick links and criteria!
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 2 posts · 343 views
last updated Feb 20, 2014 08:44PM
* UPDATE on Read-a-thon
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 24 posts · 36 views
last updated 11 hours, 18 min ago
* NEW! Monthly Read-a-Thon
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 15 posts · 82 views
last updated Apr 02, 2014 01:06AM
August Challenge - Literary Fiction AND clean out your TBR!
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 82 posts · 78 views
last updated 9 hours, 33 min ago
July Challenge - Horror/Dark Thriller!
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 179 posts · 87 views
last updated Jul 23, 2014 04:38AM
**Winter Reading Challenge - 2014**
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 543 posts · 222 views
last updated Jul 23, 2014 04:35AM
Aussie Author Challenge 2014
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 987 posts · 339 views
last updated Jul 22, 2014 06:10PM
FEEDBACK: read-a-thon Monthly or Quarterly?
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 22 posts · 34 views
last updated Jul 04, 2014 07:04PM
* Feel free to open a thread for your favourite book, should you wish to discuss it.....
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 1 post · 54 views
last updated Jun 16, 2011 12:29AM
Lost and Found by Brooke Davis
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 63 posts · 39 views
last updated Jul 20, 2014 06:06AM
What is your fav Matthew Reilly book?
By Paul · 8 posts · 16 views
last updated Jul 16, 2014 03:33AM
The Slap, by Christos Tsiolkas
By deleted member · 227 posts · 232 views
last updated Jul 13, 2014 05:06PM
Richard Flanagan's New Book
By Knopf Books · 4 posts · 20 views
last updated Jul 02, 2014 09:30PM
Burial Rites by Hannah Kent
By Andrea · 6 posts · 40 views
last updated Jun 23, 2014 06:07AM
Before I Go To Sleep
By Michael , OCD! · 67 posts · 148 views
last updated May 25, 2014 06:42AM
Shakespeare Plays - a discussion
By Ernest · 30 posts · 45 views
last updated Apr 03, 2014 02:12AM
Kate Morton
By Melissa · 10 posts · 105 views
last updated Mar 18, 2014 05:04PM
The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
By deleted member · 66 posts · 155 views
last updated Feb 20, 2014 03:09AM
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+ Talk Genre
* Discussion and New Releases! Do you love Young Adult Fiction?
By MandyM · 379 posts · 422 views
last updated 13 hours, 42 min ago
Literary Fiction
By Michael , OCD! · 154 posts · 181 views
last updated Jul 23, 2014 04:23AM
Aussie Author Science Fiction/Fantasy/Paranormal
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 65 posts · 107 views
last updated Jul 11, 2014 10:38PM
Science Fiction and Fantasy
By Michael , OCD! · 112 posts · 132 views
last updated Jun 21, 2014 03:30AM
Questions About Language From a North American
By Stan · 86 posts · 67 views
last updated May 20, 2014 03:35AM
Aussie books that make us laugh
By Dee-Ann · 15 posts · 92 views
last updated Apr 26, 2014 07:25AM
Historical Fiction
By Kathy · 64 posts · 180 views
last updated Apr 03, 2014 03:23PM
Whodunit? Crime Fiction in Australia
By MandyM · 36 posts · 275 views
last updated Mar 09, 2014 03:18AM
Horror Novels
By Mish · 53 posts · 83 views
last updated Mar 07, 2014 03:39PM
Romance Novels - Paranormal/Contemporary/Historical/etc!
By Jenny · 194 posts · 275 views
last updated Jan 07, 2014 12:49AM
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+ Just for Fun!
* Birthdays..When is yours?
By Laura · 1059 posts · 300 views
last updated Jul 10, 2014 10:28PM
Funny photos? Share 'em!
By Laura · 1107 posts · 336 views
last updated 17 hours, 7 min ago
What's Your Favourite Aussie Movie or Television Show? What are you watching now?
By MandyM · 811 posts · 400 views
last updated Jul 22, 2014 06:26AM
Show us your favourite photos
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 462 posts · 180 views
last updated Jul 18, 2014 11:17PM
You've got to check this out on YOUTUBE!
By MandyM · 326 posts · 271 views
last updated Jul 17, 2014 03:59AM
Friday funnies
By Carmel · 532 posts · 208 views
last updated Jul 15, 2014 02:44PM
The Sport Spot - Comment here on what's happening in the world of Aussie sports!
By deleted member · 1287 posts · 298 views
last updated Jul 12, 2014 10:52PM
What next?
By Sherri · 1353 posts · 258 views
last updated Jul 06, 2014 09:45AM
Take the Bookshelf Test!
By Bette BookAdd… · 22 posts · 64 views
last updated Jun 28, 2014 04:02PM
What music are you listening to?
By MandyM · 1357 posts · 392 views
last updated Jun 24, 2014 12:14AM
* Information Regarding Competition Threads - Please read first!
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 1 post · 197 views
last updated Jun 16, 2011 05:41AM
WIN Colours of Gold by Kaye Dobbie. Entries close July 20th
By Shelleyrae · 2 posts · 9 views
last updated Jul 11, 2014 02:13AM
2 copies of Fatal Liaison by Vicki Tyley on Audio
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 7 posts · 21 views
last updated Jun 30, 2014 05:03PM
Free Ebook review copies - Amazon 5 star rated British Cozy by Aussie author
By Clare · 8 posts · 23 views
last updated Jun 21, 2014 02:16AM
Free E-Book Review Copies Available - Romances of George Sand
By Anna · 1 post · 8 views
last updated Jun 07, 2014 10:14PM
Short Story Competition for Young Aussies! - ends mid December 2014
By Lee · 2 posts · 16 views
last updated Mar 05, 2014 04:12PM
* ABC's The Book Club
By MandyM · 908 posts · 565 views
last updated Jul 17, 2014 12:57AM
* 10 Aussie Books to Read Before You Die
By Michael , OCD! · 53 posts · 254 views
last updated Jan 19, 2014 11:44PM
2014 Man Booker Prize Longlist
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 1 post · 10 views
last updated 8 hours, 17 min ago
Book Expo Australia-August 30th & 31st 2014
By Rob · 14 posts · 125 views
last updated Jul 22, 2014 09:06PM
2014 Salisbury Writers' Festival
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 1 post · 5 views
last updated Jul 13, 2014 02:29AM
The Miles Franklin Shortlist 2014
By Michael , OCD! · 11 posts · 35 views
last updated Jul 04, 2014 02:25PM
Sydney Writer's Festival
By Tango · 18 posts · 35 views
last updated Jun 12, 2014 03:59AM
The Stella Prize Shortlist - 2014
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 24 posts · 47 views
last updated Jun 04, 2014 04:28PM
Continuum X Melbourne June 6-9
By Leonie · 3 posts · 15 views
last updated May 11, 2014 01:48PM
Join The Dots Library and Information Week 19-25th of May 2014
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 2 posts · 12 views
last updated May 01, 2014 09:52PM
* List of Aussie Authors who are members of Goodreads
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 4 posts · 96 views
last updated Jan 19, 2014 07:05PM
* What goes in this Folder - please read first
By MandyM · 138 posts · 397 views
last updated Feb 06, 2014 10:23PM
* Goodreads Aussie Authors place request to be added to list here
By Mish · 580 posts · 431 views
last updated Jul 17, 2014 02:24AM
New Goodreads Giveaway
By Liza · 11 posts · 17 views
last updated 6 hours, 31 min ago
New Release- Children's picture book-Home,Sweet Home
By Amitis · 5 posts · 8 views
last updated 9 hours, 20 min ago
New Release- Romantic Fantasy
By Sherrie · 8 posts · 23 views
last updated Jul 23, 2014 06:01AM
Fireflies - detective superintendent Jeff Barton #2
By David · 2 posts · 4 views
last updated Jul 21, 2014 05:10PM
Leonie Rogers - YA speculative fiction.
By Leonie · 89 posts · 125 views
last updated Jul 20, 2014 04:44AM
Writing Home - free download
By John · 1 post · 6 views
last updated Jul 19, 2014 03:55PM
Book trailers
By Dianne · 10 posts · 20 views
last updated Jul 15, 2014 08:58PM
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+ Personal Challenges
* What goes in here?
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 1 post · 70 views
last updated Jan 10, 2012 02:12AM
Sharon - 50 Aussie Authors 2014
By Sharon · 176 posts · 82 views
last updated Jul 22, 2014 07:16PM
Brenda - 80 FEMALE, 40 MALE Aussie authors 2014
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 299 posts · 127 views
last updated Jul 20, 2014 02:49AM
Elaine- 26 Books on anything to do with JFK and Jackie 2014
By Elaine · 200 posts · 52 views
last updated Jul 19, 2014 06:14PM
Sharon - 25 Non fiction + 25 fiction books in 2014
By Sharon · 36 posts · 34 views
last updated Jul 19, 2014 04:56PM
Jess - Watching 50 films that I already own
By ★ Jess · 22 posts · 38 views
last updated Jul 18, 2014 06:40AM
Michael - 24 Non-Fiction books in 2014
By Michael , OCD! · 26 posts · 41 views
last updated Jul 13, 2014 05:22PM
Kathryn - Recommendations from ARG 2013 reads
By Kathryn · 63 posts · 56 views
last updated Jul 07, 2014 03:55AM
Rosie: 24 children's books
By Rosie · 8 posts · 17 views
last updated Jul 05, 2014 05:46AM
Abby - 90 books in 2014
By Abby · 61 posts · 43 views
last updated Jun 29, 2014 05:34AM
* What's going on in your State or Territory? People, Events, Places - Post it here!
By MandyM · 1 post · 86 views
last updated Sep 12, 2010 08:43PM
South Australia
By ★ Jess · 935 posts · 301 views
last updated 8 hours, 14 min ago
What's what and Who's Who in W. A.
By Jan · 251 posts · 231 views
last updated 14 hours, 1 min ago
Victoria
By MandyM · 257 posts · 268 views
last updated Jul 22, 2014 12:54AM
New South Wales
By deleted member · 174 posts · 265 views
last updated Jul 20, 2014 07:12PM
Save the Mitchell Library-NSW
By Velvetink · 15 posts · 19 views
last updated Feb 12, 2014 11:25AM
Queensland
By Jacqueline · 265 posts · 278 views
last updated Sep 15, 2013 08:09PM
ACT
By Dhitri · 62 posts · 118 views
last updated Mar 05, 2013 04:54PM
Tasmania
By Laura · 35 posts · 66 views
last updated Apr 07, 2012 07:19PM
Northern Territory
By Dee-Ann · 479 posts · 131 views
last updated Mar 13, 2012 10:33PM
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+ Archives
WIN a copy of MURDER IN MISSISSIPPI by John Safran, closing Sunday 20 July 2014
By Tracey Allen · 16 posts · 28 views
last updated Jul 21, 2014 05:42AM
**Autumn Reading Challenge - 2014**
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 545 posts · 254 views
last updated Jul 04, 2014 07:58PM
June Challenge - Chilly Cozy Crime Winter!
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 147 posts · 95 views
last updated Jul 04, 2014 07:01PM
June 2014 Read-a-thon
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 143 posts · 49 views
last updated Jun 30, 2014 12:46AM
** SIGNED COPY GIVEAWAY OF CURVE MY SONG***-ends 21st June
By Sarah · 9 posts · 26 views
last updated Jun 23, 2014 09:11PM
Giveaway: Collection of Children's eBooks - Ends June 20th
By Stephanie · 3 posts · 5 views
last updated Jun 17, 2014 02:01AM
Free eBook
By Ann · 1 post · 10 views
last updated Jun 14, 2014 04:26PM
May Challenge - Books about BOOKS!
By Brenda , the Energiser Reading Rabbit! · 243 posts · 168 views
last updated Jun 02, 2014 04:39AM
AUS ONLY! Rebel by Amy Tintera Giveaway-ends 11th June
By Gina - · 2 posts · 17 views
last updated May 28, 2014 05:44PM
5 copies of BEFORE NIGHTFALL to win (INT) Ends 4th June 2014
By Amy · 2 posts · 11 views
last updated May 28, 2014 05:43PM
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Where do you like to read?

In/On bed
 
  90 votes, 50.0%

All of the above and more...
 
  45 votes, 25.0%

Lounge chair/recliner
 
  25 votes, 13.9%

Under shady trees
 
  7 votes, 3.9%

Pool - in or beside
 
  3 votes, 1.7%

Outside in the sun
 
  2 votes, 1.1%

In the bath
 
  2 votes, 1.1%

Coffee shop with your fav brew
 
  2 votes, 1.1%

Other please explain...
 
  1 vote, 0.6%

On the train/bus
 
  1 vote, 0.6%

On the back/front patio with a drink
 
  1 vote, 0.6%

On the loo! (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.6%

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

On the floor
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

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