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Never be without a great read!. Use these lists curated by our Librarians to find some reading ideas.

New Australian Crime Fiction

New Australian Fiction

Australian Birds and the Joy of Birdwatching

Australian Politics

Books and Reading


Climate Change

Cozy Crime

Debut Fiction

Disability Representation

Discovering Melbourne

Essay Collections

Feel Good Reads

From Book to Screen

Gardeners and their Gardens

Get Into The Garden

Historical Fiction

Indigenous Authors

Indoor Gardening

Knitting and Crochet


Living A Sustainable Life

Mental Health

Mid-Century Modern in Victoria

Musical Novels


Prize Winners

Rewilding (Letting Nature Take Care of Itself)

Short Story Collections

Something to Make You Laugh!

The Restorative Power of Nature

Translated Fiction (Read The World)

Travel The World From Home (Travel Narratives)

True Crime

What Bayside Library Staff Have Been Reading


If you are still stuck for reading ideas, here are some other options to get inspiration.

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