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 , Lightning fingers! · 8 posts · 359 views
last updated May 15, 2014 02:19AM
* Information from Goodreads & Staff - happenings within our site...
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 141 posts · 336 views
last updated Jul 20, 2014 06:15PM
* INFORMATION for the AUTHORS OF OUR GROUP
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 1 post · 265 views
last updated May 20, 2013 11:49PM
* Frequently Asked Questions!
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 1 post · 180 views
last updated Jun 14, 2013 07:12PM
Group News
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 3 posts · 23 views
last updated Aug 30, 2014 12:31AM
Showing 8 of 8 topics — 27,876 comments total
+ Introductions
* Welcome to Aussie Readers!
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 1 post · 26 views
last updated Aug 27, 2014 11:50PM
* Introduce yourselves!
By MandyM · 6711 posts · 1976 views
last updated Sep 13, 2014 02:48PM
* Getting to know you - A Fun 'My Favourite Things' Quiz
By MandyM · 1320 posts · 992 views
last updated Sep 09, 2014 05:03AM
* Comprehensive How To Use Goodreads + Tips Of The Day
By MandyM · 467 posts · 5788 views
last updated Sep 04, 2014 02:51AM
Librarians for GR in our group - Chat here!
By Laura · 1015 posts · 285 views
last updated Sep 10, 2014 12:44AM
Describe yourself in one word
By Rob · 630 posts · 454 views
last updated Sep 09, 2014 01:42AM
How Australian Are You? Test yourself with this fun checklist!
By MandyM · 370 posts · 673 views
last updated Aug 14, 2014 04:28PM
Showing 10 of 46 topics — 24,479 comments total
+ You and Your Books!
* Up & Coming New Aussie Author releases
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 576 posts · 710 views
last updated Sep 14, 2014 02:54AM
* Up & Coming New Releases
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 518 posts · 554 views
last updated Sep 13, 2014 03:42AM
* Australian Women Writers Challenge
By Mish · 48 posts · 234 views
last updated Mar 25, 2014 08:57PM
* What Are You Currently Reading? (doesn't have to be an Aussie book)
By deleted member · 11693 posts · 1866 views
last updated 7 minutes ago
Recently purchased book?
By Laura · 6672 posts · 903 views
last updated 4 minutes ago
Free/low priced Kindle and ebooks
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 565 posts · 439 views
last updated Sep 14, 2014 02:57AM
What do you think of book blurbs?
By Better BookAd… · 70 posts · 83 views
last updated Sep 05, 2014 10:45PM
The Imagination Initiative (NSW)
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 54 posts · 47 views
last updated Sep 01, 2014 10:09PM
Cosy Mystery help needed
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 10 posts · 27 views
last updated Aug 19, 2014 04:27AM
Books set in Melbourne
By Muphyn · 99 posts · 367 views
last updated Aug 15, 2014 01:28AM
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+ Book Related Banter
* Your Aussie Author book recommendations
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 192 posts · 388 views
last updated Sep 08, 2014 03:29AM
* Your International book recommendations
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 189 posts · 238 views
last updated Jun 15, 2014 11:31AM
Online Book Sales- Post them here!
By Laura · 578 posts · 422 views
last updated Sep 12, 2014 02:16AM
Did you know?
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 241 posts · 220 views
last updated Sep 09, 2014 12:13AM
Movies and T.V. Series sourced from books
By Monya · 129 posts · 215 views
last updated Sep 07, 2014 12:40AM
Do you read the ending of books first?
By Kathryn · 113 posts · 108 views
last updated Sep 06, 2014 02:02AM
Doesn't fit? Book related? Then put it here!
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 4 posts · 17 views
last updated Sep 04, 2014 08:25PM
Book Trailers - What Do you Think?
By Perry · 48 posts · 70 views
last updated Sep 03, 2014 04:44AM
Surprising endings
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 27 posts · 40 views
last updated Aug 31, 2014 04:26AM
Anyone doing anything exciting for Book Week? - 16th - 22nd August
By Katie · 13 posts · 33 views
last updated Aug 23, 2014 05:01AM
* Looking for your challenge? Check this 'Challenge Directory' with quick links and criteria!
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 2 posts · 358 views
last updated Aug 14, 2014 05:57PM
* UPDATE on Read-a-thon
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 36 posts · 55 views
last updated Sep 06, 2014 11:30PM
September Challenge - Sparkling Spring Romance
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 181 posts · 79 views
last updated 5 hours, 19 min ago
**Spring Reading Challenge - 2014**
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 343 posts · 120 views
last updated 7 hours, 59 min ago
Aussie Author Challenge 2014
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 1049 posts · 361 views
last updated Sep 14, 2014 02:00AM
Quarterly Read-a-thon-Friday Sept 5th - Sunday Sept 7th INCL
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 357 posts · 97 views
last updated Sep 10, 2014 01:43AM
* Feel free to open a thread for your favourite book, should you wish to discuss it.....
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 1 post · 56 views
last updated Jun 16, 2011 12:29AM
Shakespeare Plays - a discussion
By Ernest · 37 posts · 59 views
last updated Sep 12, 2014 08:31PM
Richard Flanagan's New Book
By Knopf Books · 16 posts · 45 views
last updated Sep 04, 2014 04:18AM
Kate Morton
By Melissa · 13 posts · 117 views
last updated Sep 03, 2014 11:02PM
Before I Go To Sleep
By Michael · 74 posts · 163 views
last updated Aug 29, 2014 12:09PM
Lost and Found by Brooke Davis
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 101 posts · 62 views
last updated Aug 15, 2014 09:34PM
What is your fav Matthew Reilly book?
By Paul · 8 posts · 19 views
last updated Jul 16, 2014 03:33AM
The Slap, by Christos Tsiolkas
By deleted member · 227 posts · 236 views
last updated Jul 13, 2014 05:06PM
Burial Rites by Hannah Kent
By Andrea · 6 posts · 45 views
last updated Jun 23, 2014 06:07AM
The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
By deleted member · 66 posts · 157 views
last updated Feb 20, 2014 03:09AM
Showing 10 of 23 topics — 1,924 comments total
+ Talk Genre
* Discussion and New Releases! Do you love Young Adult Fiction?
By MandyM · 383 posts · 450 views
last updated Aug 21, 2014 03:43AM
Literary Fiction
By Michael · 176 posts · 195 views
last updated Sep 10, 2014 02:07PM
Speculative Fiction (incl SciFi, Fantasy & more)
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 20 posts · 26 views
last updated Sep 06, 2014 01:57PM
Aussie Author Science Fiction/Fantasy/Paranormal
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 67 posts · 115 views
last updated Aug 24, 2014 09:26AM
Romance Novels - Paranormal/Contemporary/Historical/etc!
By Jenny · 207 posts · 302 views
last updated Aug 19, 2014 08:05PM
Historical Fiction
By Kathy · 80 posts · 204 views
last updated Jul 30, 2014 05:18PM
Questions About Language From a North American
By Stan · 86 posts · 73 views
last updated May 20, 2014 03:35AM
Aussie books that make us laugh
By Dee-Ann · 15 posts · 93 views
last updated Apr 26, 2014 07:25AM
Whodunit? Crime Fiction in Australia
By MandyM · 36 posts · 284 views
last updated Mar 09, 2014 03:18AM
Horror Novels
By Mish · 53 posts · 84 views
last updated Mar 07, 2014 03:39PM
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+ Just for Fun!
* Birthdays..When is yours?
By Laura · 1115 posts · 305 views
last updated 20 hours, 24 min ago
The Sport Spot - Comment here on what's happening in the world of Aussie sports!
By deleted member · 1339 posts · 306 views
last updated 5 minutes ago
You've got to check this out on YOUTUBE!
By MandyM · 333 posts · 278 views
last updated Sep 12, 2014 10:19PM
What next?
By Sherri · 1521 posts · 279 views
last updated Sep 12, 2014 08:42PM
Show us your favourite photos
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 540 posts · 197 views
last updated Sep 12, 2014 01:19PM
Funny photos? Share 'em!
By Laura · 1169 posts · 350 views
last updated Sep 10, 2014 02:15PM
Chain Story
By John · 83 posts · 35 views
last updated Sep 10, 2014 02:08PM
What's Your Favourite Aussie Movie or Television Show? What are you watching now?
By MandyM · 868 posts · 411 views
last updated Sep 07, 2014 08:08PM
Friday funnies
By Carmel · 572 posts · 221 views
last updated Sep 06, 2014 03:08AM
What Career were you Meant for?
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 31 posts · 31 views
last updated Aug 31, 2014 02:50AM
* Information Regarding Competition Threads - Please read first!
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 1 post · 204 views
last updated Jun 16, 2011 05:41AM
FROM Sep 12 FREE CELTIC BLOOD (looking for reviews) starts US Pacific time
By James · 1 post · 7 views
last updated Sep 10, 2014 07:16PM
WIN a Chocolate Indulgence Spa Package and One Book!
By Carol · 2 posts · 16 views
last updated Sep 07, 2014 08:43PM
Free Copy of Blood Prize - First 25 People to Respond
By Ken · 2 posts · 11 views
last updated Sep 01, 2014 08:27PM
WIN a $25 GoneReading voucher from Book'd Out!-ends 7th Sept
By Shelleyrae · 8 posts · 15 views
last updated Aug 27, 2014 02:19AM
YA fantasy Giveaway: Aussie author/ US publisher-ends 9th Sept
By Tahlia · 1 post · 15 views
last updated Aug 26, 2014 04:10PM
New release giveaway-ends 1st Oct
By John · 9 posts · 31 views
last updated Aug 14, 2014 04:24AM
Short Story Competition for Young Aussies! - ends mid December 2014
By Lee · 2 posts · 22 views
last updated Mar 05, 2014 04:12PM
* ABC's The Book Club
By MandyM · 936 posts · 576 views
last updated Sep 03, 2014 09:50PM
* 10 Aussie Books to Read Before You Die
By Michael · 53 posts · 259 views
last updated Jan 19, 2014 11:44PM
2014 Man Booker Prize Longlist PLUS the Shortlist
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 7 posts · 27 views
last updated Sep 09, 2014 10:16PM
Scone Literary Long Weekend
By Leonie · 10 posts · 12 views
last updated Sep 04, 2014 05:00AM
Book Expo Australia-August 30th & 31st 2014
By Rob · 27 posts · 185 views
last updated Sep 01, 2014 04:16AM
Ned Kelly Award Shortlist Announced
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 2 posts · 16 views
last updated Aug 25, 2014 02:32AM
Mudgee Readers Festival
By Leonie · 7 posts · 10 views
last updated Aug 07, 2014 01:30AM
Queensland Poetry Festival
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 2 posts · 8 views
last updated Aug 05, 2014 04:58AM
Bendigo Writers Festival
By Thomas · 11 posts · 17 views
last updated Aug 04, 2014 11:36PM
2014 Salisbury Writers' Festival
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 1 post · 9 views
last updated Jul 13, 2014 02:29AM
* List of Aussie Authors who are members of Goodreads
By Michael , Captain Everything:) · 4 posts · 114 views
last updated Jan 19, 2014 07:05PM
* What goes in this Folder - please read first
By MandyM · 138 posts · 410 views
last updated Feb 06, 2014 10:23PM
* Goodreads Aussie Authors place request to be added to list here
By Mish · 614 posts · 455 views
last updated Sep 04, 2014 06:08AM
Historical Romance "The Gardener of Baghdad"
By Ahmad · 3 posts · 8 views
last updated 23 hours, 18 min ago
Book Partners in Crime/Vicki Tyley Giveaway
By Vicki · 108 posts · 68 views
last updated Sep 13, 2014 10:30AM
Margaret Lynette Sharp's books
By Margaret · 62 posts · 47 views
last updated Sep 11, 2014 04:08PM
The Australia Times Books Magazine
By TAT Books · 21 posts · 20 views
last updated Sep 10, 2014 10:19PM
Who Owns the Fish?
By John · 1 post · 8 views
last updated Sep 10, 2014 06:00PM
Aussie YA climate fiction adventure giveaway
By Mark · 3 posts · 13 views
last updated Sep 03, 2014 02:29AM
Free Fri/Sat
By Wren · 12 posts · 43 views
last updated Aug 30, 2014 06:37AM
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+ Personal Challenges
* What goes in here?
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 1 post · 72 views
last updated Jan 10, 2012 02:12AM
Sharon - 50 Aussie Authors 2014
By Sharon · 215 posts · 96 views
last updated 8 minutes ago
Brenda - 80 FEMALE, 40 MALE Aussie authors 2014
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 355 posts · 141 views
last updated 21 hours, 4 min ago
Jess - Watching 50 films that I already own
By ★ Jess · 33 posts · 47 views
last updated Sep 12, 2014 02:47PM
Sharon - 25 Non fiction + 25 fiction books in 2014
By Sharon · 52 posts · 41 views
last updated Sep 12, 2014 04:02AM
Rosie: 24 children's books
By Rosie · 15 posts · 24 views
last updated Sep 07, 2014 03:06AM
Kathryn - Recommendations from ARG 2013 reads
By Kathryn · 65 posts · 59 views
last updated Sep 06, 2014 02:37AM
Michael - 24 Non-Fiction books in 2014
By Michael · 28 posts · 44 views
last updated Aug 30, 2014 09:33PM
Abby - 90 books in 2014
By Abby · 68 posts · 47 views
last updated Aug 29, 2014 03:01PM
Liam - NPR's Top 100 SFF Books
By Liam · 12 posts · 35 views
last updated Aug 07, 2014 07:53AM
* What's going on in your State or Territory? People, Events, Places - Post it here!
By MandyM · 1 post · 87 views
last updated Sep 12, 2010 08:43PM
South Australia
By ★ Jess · 947 posts · 312 views
last updated Sep 09, 2014 02:24AM
ACT
By Dhitri · 64 posts · 143 views
last updated Aug 08, 2014 07:49PM
What's what and Who's Who in W. A.
By Jan · 251 posts · 231 views
last updated Jul 23, 2014 09:58PM
Victoria
By MandyM · 257 posts · 273 views
last updated Jul 22, 2014 12:54AM
New South Wales
By deleted member · 174 posts · 269 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 · 280 views
last updated Sep 15, 2013 08:09PM
Tasmania
By Laura · 35 posts · 66 views
last updated Apr 07, 2012 07:19PM
Northern Territory
By Dee-Ann · 479 posts · 132 views
last updated Mar 13, 2012 10:33PM
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+ Archives
* NEW! Monthly Read-a-Thon
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 15 posts · 88 views
last updated Apr 02, 2014 01:06AM
**Winter Reading Challenge - 2014**
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 800 posts · 254 views
last updated Sep 04, 2014 04:15AM
August Challenge - Literary Fiction AND clean out your TBR!
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 255 posts · 112 views
last updated Aug 31, 2014 11:36AM
Speculative Fiction - aka What Planet Are You From?
By K · 170 posts · 241 views
last updated Aug 29, 2014 11:48PM
Goodreads giveaway - closes 1 Sept 2014
By Francesca · 2 posts · 13 views
last updated Aug 29, 2014 03:46AM
#Free #giveaway
By S. · 8 posts · 27 views
last updated Aug 28, 2014 09:12PM
# FREE A Woman Transported/ Unforgivable/ Australian Flavour 27th August
By Sharon · 12 posts · 23 views
last updated Aug 27, 2014 12:03AM
Win Quick by Steve Worland Closes Aug 31st
By Shelleyrae · 3 posts · 17 views
last updated Aug 22, 2014 04:27AM
July Challenge - Horror/Dark Thriller!
By Brenda , Lightning fingers! · 194 posts · 94 views
last updated Aug 05, 2014 10:32PM
WIN a copy of Craven by Melanie Casey, closes 3 August
By Tracey Allen · 4 posts · 17 views
last updated Jul 27, 2014 08:31PM
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Where do you like to read?

In/On bed
 
  97 votes, 51.1%

All of the above and more...
 
  45 votes, 23.7%

Lounge chair/recliner
 
  25 votes, 13.2%

Under shady trees
 
  7 votes, 3.7%

In the bath
 
  3 votes, 1.6%

Pool - in or beside
 
  3 votes, 1.6%

Outside in the sun
 
  2 votes, 1.1%

On the train/bus
 
  2 votes, 1.1%

Coffee shop with your fav brew
 
  2 votes, 1.1%

On the loo! (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 1.1%

On the back/front patio with a drink
 
  1 vote, 0.5%

Other please explain...
 
  1 vote, 0.5%

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

On the floor
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

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Lightning fingers!

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Captain Everything:)

Sally906
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Eclectic Reader

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Prolific Reader!