Join the Writing WA Community Book Club
All donations to the Community Book Club support pathways for aspiring young writers through:
- Expert advice about early opportunities, professional development, networking, mentoring and publishing.
- Connection with established authors at festivals and events.
- Commissioning book reviews, essays and other content.
- Maintenance of the Writing WA Literati database to link writers and illustrators with paid work opportunities.
- ‘Love to Read Local’ communications (book reviews, book club notes and newsletters) – showcasing new writing to potential readers.
- The Observership Program – an initiative providing emerging arts practitioners with a structured experience of governance processes and leadership.
Community Book Club Donors will:
- Be invited to our Community Book Club ‘thank you’ event during Love to Read Local Week. Meet local authors, industry decision-makers and other donors.
- Have the opportunity to contribute a ‘Donor Book Review’ on our ‘Love to Read Local’ website.
- Subscribe to our fortnightly ‘Love to Read Local’ newsletter featuring new book reviews, member profiles and more, as well as regular donor updates.