Aussie Readers

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This topic has been closed to new comments. * Basic HOW DO YOU DO THAT? Tips...
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 9 posts · 537 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 · 180 views
last updated Nov 25, 2014 10:15PM
* Information from Goodreads & Staff - happenings within our site...
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 149 posts · 403 views
last updated Apr 12, 2015 11:40PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Frequently Asked Questions!
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 1 post · 286 views
last updated Jun 14, 2013 07:12PM
Group News
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 49 posts · 119 views
last updated Apr 13, 2015 12:20PM
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+ Introductions
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Welcome to Aussie Readers!
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 1 post · 221 views
last updated Aug 27, 2014 11:50PM
* Introduce yourselves!
By MandyM · 7796 posts · 2281 views
last updated May 27, 2015 09:32PM
* Chat about whatever you like: the weather, good stuff, bad stuff, family or pets!
By MandyM · 23343 posts · 1300 views
last updated 33 minutes ago
* Getting to know you - A Fun 'My Favourite Things' Quiz
By MandyM · 1386 posts · 1121 views
last updated May 20, 2015 03:17AM
* Comprehensive How To Use Goodreads + Tips Of The Day
By MandyM · 483 posts · 6767 views
last updated Apr 18, 2015 05:04AM
Librarians for GR in our group - Chat here!
By Laura · 1408 posts · 367 views
last updated May 27, 2015 07:24PM
Describe yourself in one word
By Rob · 747 posts · 565 views
last updated May 06, 2015 02:43PM
How Australian Are You? Test yourself with this fun checklist!
By MandyM · 399 posts · 809 views
last updated Feb 09, 2015 12:39AM
Showing 10 of 56 topics — 33,341 comments total
+ You and Your Books!
* Up & Coming New Aussie Author releases
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 819 posts · 953 views
last updated 16 hours, 41 min ago
* Up & Coming New Releases
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 610 posts · 665 views
last updated May 21, 2015 06:08AM
* Australian Women Writers challenge - 2015
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 1 post · 39 views
last updated Dec 30, 2014 09:41PM
* What Are You Currently Reading? (doesn't have to be an Aussie book)
By deleted member · 15365 posts · 2200 views
last updated 7 hours, 32 min ago
Recently purchased/acquired book/s
By Laura · 9653 posts · 1129 views
last updated 1 hour, 2 min ago
Free/low priced Kindle and ebooks
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 1178 posts · 633 views
last updated 1 hour, 26 min ago
Where do you buy your paperbooks and ebooks??
By Tara · 719 posts · 624 views
last updated May 23, 2015 06:42AM
First Line
By Suzanne · 192 posts · 138 views
last updated May 21, 2015 05:40AM
Who's your favourite Aussie author?
By deleted member · 561 posts · 1149 views
last updated May 20, 2015 02:27AM
How large is your TBR list? Does it have a mind of its own?
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 516 posts · 348 views
last updated May 20, 2015 02:26AM
* Your Aussie Author book recommendations
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 221 posts · 480 views
last updated 16 hours, 24 min ago
* Your International book recommendations
By Michael , Step away from my books and no one gets hurt! · 196 posts · 291 views
last updated Apr 19, 2015 02:09AM
* Doesn't fit? Book related? Then put it here!
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 117 posts · 117 views
last updated Apr 21, 2015 05:06AM
Two Books - One Cover
By Donna R · 35 posts · 90 views
last updated May 25, 2015 11:26PM
Best method to get through your "Want to read" shelf
By Annezel · 16 posts · 72 views
last updated May 20, 2015 09:08PM
Movies and T.V. Series sourced from books
By Monya · 187 posts · 272 views
last updated May 20, 2015 04:22PM
New Year reading resolutions
By Michael , Step away from my books and no one gets hurt! · 36 posts · 46 views
last updated May 20, 2015 04:14PM
Online Book Sales- Post them here!
By Laura · 608 posts · 468 views
last updated May 20, 2015 02:28AM
Annoying/ridiculous character names
By Michael , Step away from my books and no one gets hurt! · 63 posts · 68 views
last updated May 11, 2015 09:59AM
Recommendations for Australian literature for non-native speakers (readers)
By Laurie · 11 posts · 31 views
last updated May 11, 2015 02:03AM
* UPDATE on Read-a-thon
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 36 posts · 117 views
last updated Sep 06, 2014 11:30PM
June Challenge - Literary Fiction/Classics
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 113 posts · 90 views
last updated 17 hours, 0 min ago
**Winter Reading Challenge - 1/6/15 - 31/8/15**
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 313 posts · 131 views
last updated 17 hours, 54 min ago
May Challenge - Science Fiction/Fantasy/Paranormal
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 267 posts · 123 views
last updated 23 hours, 36 min ago
**Autumn Reading Challenge - 1/3/15 - 31/5/15**
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 611 posts · 169 views
last updated May 27, 2015 04:10PM
Aussie Author Challenge 2015
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 599 posts · 298 views
last updated May 26, 2015 04:58PM
Quarterly Read-a-thon - Friday June 5th-Sunday June 7th INCL
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 36 posts · 25 views
last updated May 20, 2015 04:29PM
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 , Reviewer extraordinaire · 1 post · 64 views
last updated Jun 16, 2011 12:29AM
A Darker Shade of Magic
By Ashley · 6 posts · 16 views
last updated May 26, 2015 10:04PM
What is your fav Matthew Reilly book?
By Paul · 25 posts · 72 views
last updated May 04, 2015 05:16AM
Before I Go To Sleep
By Michael · 120 posts · 245 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 , Reviewer extraordinaire · 83 posts · 92 views
last updated Jan 13, 2015 09:56PM
Shakespeare Plays - a discussion
By Ernest · 40 posts · 87 views
last updated Jan 04, 2015 07:32AM
Lost and Found by Brooke Davis
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 100 posts · 92 views
last updated Dec 14, 2014 11:15PM
Guantanamo: My Journey by David Hicks - Autobiography
By MandyM · 65 posts · 158 views
last updated Dec 11, 2014 06:23PM
The Collector
By Ashleigh · 17 posts · 169 views
last updated Nov 07, 2014 07:23PM
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+ Talk Genre
* Discussion and New Releases! Do you love Young Adult Fiction?
By MandyM · 427 posts · 531 views
last updated Apr 29, 2015 03:41AM
Aussie Author Science Fiction/Fantasy/Paranormal
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 73 posts · 147 views
last updated May 26, 2015 12:11AM
Quotes
By ★ Jess · 36 posts · 152 views
last updated May 24, 2015 04:52AM
Questions About Language From a North American
By Stan · 119 posts · 119 views
last updated May 12, 2015 03:24AM
Australian Fiction as Exotic(?)
By Ashley · 10 posts · 34 views
last updated May 12, 2015 02:55AM
Aussie books that make us laugh
By Dee-Ann · 26 posts · 155 views
last updated Apr 30, 2015 09:01PM
Literary Fiction
By Michael · 279 posts · 265 views
last updated Apr 09, 2015 10:31PM
Speculative Fiction (incl SciFi, Fantasy & more)
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 56 posts · 88 views
last updated Mar 10, 2015 11:33PM
Romance Novels - Paranormal/Contemporary/Historical/etc!
By Jenny · 207 posts · 330 views
last updated Aug 19, 2014 08:05PM
Historical Fiction
By Kathy · 80 posts · 220 views
last updated Jul 30, 2014 05:18PM
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+ Just for Fun!
* Birthdays..When is yours?
By Laura · 1717 posts · 410 views
last updated May 24, 2015 02:17PM
What next?
By Sherri · 2619 posts · 417 views
last updated 13 minutes ago
Word Find
By Sally906 , Eclectic Reader · 1982 posts · 125 views
last updated 17 minutes ago
The Sport Spot - Comment here on what's happening in the world of Aussie sports!
By deleted member · 1573 posts · 367 views
last updated May 26, 2015 10:05PM
Which Literary Character Are You?
By B the BookAdd… · 53 posts · 76 views
last updated May 25, 2015 08:05PM
Take the Bookshelf Test!
By B the BookAdd… · 35 posts · 117 views
last updated May 20, 2015 06:31PM
Three Living Authors to Dinner...your choices!!!
By Shane · 75 posts · 104 views
last updated May 20, 2015 05:16PM
What music are you listening to?
By MandyM · 1451 posts · 463 views
last updated May 20, 2015 01:50AM
Funny photos? Share 'em!
By Laura · 1386 posts · 424 views
last updated May 16, 2015 11:16PM
Legitimate Question for Australians
By Melissa · 122 posts · 72 views
last updated May 16, 2015 06:51PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Information Regarding Competition Threads - Please read first!
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 1 post · 231 views
last updated Jun 16, 2011 05:41AM
Friday Freebie
By Carol - Read… · 2 posts · 9 views
last updated 36 minutes ago
Free Book from new Aussie author
By Simon · 1 post · 5 views
last updated 18 hours, 32 min ago
* ABC's The Book Club
By MandyM · 1130 posts · 686 views
last updated May 04, 2015 01:36AM
* 10 Aussie Books to Read Before You Die
By Michael · 53 posts · 283 views
last updated Jan 19, 2014 11:44PM
Voices in Print Tour - May 24th - June 5th - Tricia Stringer/Jenn J. McLeod/Karen M. Davis
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 4 posts · 11 views
last updated May 21, 2015 12:13AM
Australia's Best Book Blog Sites!
By MandyM · 168 posts · 783 views
last updated May 04, 2015 05:04PM
Stella Prize WINNER 2015
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 13 posts · 30 views
last updated Apr 21, 2015 06:18AM
Indie book awards 2015 shortlist
By Michael , Step away from my books and no one gets hurt! · 14 posts · 36 views
last updated Apr 02, 2015 05:57AM
Sydney Writers Festival 2015
By Carolyn · 10 posts · 17 views
last updated Mar 27, 2015 09:54PM
Swancon
By Leonie · 12 posts · 15 views
last updated Mar 25, 2015 07:51PM
Newcastle Writers Festival 2015
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 14 posts · 23 views
last updated Mar 16, 2015 12:16AM
Scone Literary Long Weekend 2015
By Leonie · 3 posts · 17 views
last updated Mar 14, 2015 01:20PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * List of Aussie Authors who are members of Goodreads
By Michael , Step away from my books and no one gets hurt! · 4 posts · 244 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 , Step away from my books and no one gets hurt! · 1 post · 51 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 · 497 views
last updated Nov 05, 2014 05:10PM
* Goodreads Aussie Authors place request to be added to list here
By Mish · 853 posts · 619 views
last updated May 24, 2015 03:53AM
Free Book from new Aussie author
By Simon · 1 post · 9 views
last updated 18 hours, 31 min ago
The Recipient - Dean Mayes
By Dean · 2 posts · 6 views
last updated May 25, 2015 06:05PM
Requesting reviews in exchange for a free copy
By Simon · 2 posts · 9 views
last updated May 23, 2015 09:49PM
TimeStorm - Time travel, romance, historical novel
By Steve · 35 posts · 44 views
last updated May 23, 2015 08:42PM
Night Walker - An Australian Vampire Novel
By Aaron · 50 posts · 58 views
last updated May 23, 2015 03:59PM
New author...
By Kelly · 7 posts · 12 views
last updated May 19, 2015 04:30AM
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+ Personal Challenges
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What goes in here?
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 1 post · 99 views
last updated Jan 10, 2012 02:12AM
Kiera's Goodreads Challenge
By Kiera · 27 posts · 47 views
last updated May 26, 2015 06:24PM
Kiera- Book Bingo (2 Grids) 2015
By Kiera · 15 posts · 43 views
last updated May 26, 2015 06:20PM
2015 ANZAC Centenary - Reading choices
By MaryG2E · 39 posts · 35 views
last updated May 25, 2015 01:09AM
Carolyn - 50 unread paperbacks in 2015
By Carolyn · 77 posts · 56 views
last updated May 21, 2015 09:52PM
Kathryn's 2015 Mixed Bag Challenge
By Kathryn · 93 posts · 61 views
last updated May 21, 2015 03:48AM
Cats: Reducing my oldest TBRs from other people
By Catsalive · 9 posts · 25 views
last updated May 13, 2015 01:51AM
2015 Tintin Challenge
By Ashley · 57 posts · 47 views
last updated May 12, 2015 12:49AM
Liam - NPR's Top 100 SFF Books
By Liam · 28 posts · 81 views
last updated May 07, 2015 06:59AM
Brenda - Reducing my OWNED TBR in 2015
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 76 posts · 68 views
last updated May 06, 2015 11:19PM
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 · 96 views
last updated Sep 12, 2010 08:43PM
South Australia
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Queensland
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New South Wales
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last updated May 23, 2015 04:15PM
What's what and Who's Who in W. A.
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last updated Mar 25, 2015 08:39PM
Victoria
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last updated Mar 12, 2015 11:59PM
Tasmania
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ACT
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Save the Mitchell Library-NSW
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Northern Territory
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+ Archives
This topic has been closed to new comments. * A REWORKED SUMMER CHALLENGE CRITERIA
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 1 post · 64 views
last updated Nov 19, 2014 03:22AM
* Australian Women Writers Challenge
By Mish · 50 posts · 268 views
last updated Oct 14, 2014 03:36AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * NEW! Monthly Read-a-Thon
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 15 posts · 92 views
last updated Apr 02, 2014 01:06AM
Friday Freebie - ends 25th May
By Carol - Read… · 6 posts · 12 views
last updated May 21, 2015 08:51PM
Picture Book Giveaway [Ends May 24th]
By Stephanie · 1 post · 3 views
last updated May 21, 2015 07:47PM
Australian Voices in Print Giveaway - ends May 23rd
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 10 posts · 12 views
last updated May 21, 2015 07:13PM
#Free #giveaway
By S. · 13 posts · 38 views
last updated May 20, 2015 11:40PM
Give Away - ends 11th May
By Carol - Read… · 13 posts · 23 views
last updated May 20, 2015 03:40AM
Win a copy of The Vagrant by Peter Newman (Ends May 7)
By Angelya · 1 post · 17 views
last updated May 03, 2015 05:12PM
April Challenge - Historical Fiction
By Brenda , Reviewer extraordinaire · 331 posts · 136 views
last updated May 02, 2015 09:58PM
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Where do you like to read?

In/On bed
 
  110 votes, 49.1%

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

Lounge chair/recliner
 
  28 votes, 12.5%

Under shady trees
 
  7 votes, 3.1%

On the train/bus
 
  4 votes, 1.8%

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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Brenda
Brenda
Reviewer extraordinaire

Michael
Michael
Step away from my books and no one gets hurt!

Sally906
Sally906
Eclectic Reader

Phrynne
Phrynne
The book rescuer!!