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Love to Read Local Specials

Each week we will add new titles to the Specials gallery and each featured title will be available to purchase at a special Love to Read Local 20% discount from these participating bookshops: Crow Books | New Edition Bookshop | Boffins BooksDymocks Busselton | Paper Bird Children’s Books and Arts (children’s and YA titles only).

All WA bookshops please note that we would welcome your membership and your participation in this campaign. To become a member join here.

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Honour Roll

We’ve compiled some titles that we think are worth remembering, celebrating, and re-reading.  Check out our suggestions here and if you have suggestions of your own, post a comment or send us an email.

Books for Book Clubs

Reading may be a solitary activity but if you belong to a Book Club it’s also a way to stay socially engaged.  If you’d like help selecting local books to recommend to your club, check in with this page on a weekly basis and we’ll provide you with our tips for books that will have everyone talking. We’ll even supply you with notes for each title to help get the conversation started.

Don’t belong to a book club?  This is the perfect time to start one!  Get a bunch of friends together on Zoom, Google Hangouts, or the platform of your choice and work your way through our recommendations.

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More content for the curious

Find out more about our WA writers and their books by listening to the specially curated “Love to Read Local Radio” podcasts created for us by Fremantle Press and to Barry Nicholls’ interviews on ABC Radio National.

Love to Read Local with Holden and Raphael

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