Pleasures of Reading 2018
Fortnightly 1.00 - 2.30pm



Please note: the Halifax Pleasures of Reading group has a slightly different reading list to that shown below


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Feb 12           The Good People by Hnnah Kent                                          Discussion questions

Feb 26           The Lauras by Sara Taylor                                                      Discussion questions

Mar 12           PUBLIC HOLIDAY 

Mar 26           The Washerwoman's Dream: the extraordinary
                          life of Winifred Steger
by Hilaire Lindsay         
                  Discussion questions                   

Apr 9              The Atomic Weight of Love by Elizabeth J Church                Discussion questions

Apr 23            Where the Trees Were by Inga Simpson                                Discussion questions

May 7             Miss Muriel Matters by Robert Wainwright                              Discussion questions

May 21           The Little Red Chairs by Edna O'Brien                                   Discussion questions

June 4            Dark Emu: Black Seeds agriculture or accident?
                                 by Bruce Pascoe                                                             
Discussion questions

June 18           The Great Fire by Shirley Hazzard                                          Discussion questions

July  2               One Child: China's most radical experiment
                                  by Mei Fong                                                                      Discussion questions   

July 16            Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty                                               Discussion questions   

July 30            The Brain That Changes Itself by Norman Doige                   Discussion questions

Aug 13            The Time We Have Taken by Steven Carroll                         Discussion questions

Aug 27            Idaho by Emily Ruskovich                                                          Discussion questions

Sept 10          Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert                                       Discussion questions

Sept 24           All At Sea by Decca Aitkenhead                                              Discussion questions

Oct 8               Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff                                             Discussion questions

Oct 22             The Temporary Gentleman by Sebastian Barry                      Discussion questions    

Nov 5              Only: a Singular Memoir by Caroline Baum                              Discussion questions

Nov 19            The Fortunes by Peter Ho Davies                                             Discussion questions
 End of Year Party