Limited reading time is no longer an obstacle to joining a book club.
Want to join a reading group but can’t find the time? Maybe you’re sick of being the book club dunce who rarely (read: never) gets through the book in time? Fret not. Audiobooks can be game-changers for the book-club-inclined-but-time-poor (aka BCIBTP). You don’t need to find several hours of dedicated reading time if you can listen in while you’re driving, or exercising, or [insert activity here]. Think of the possibilities! You could even start your own exclusive audiobook club as an excuse to hang out with other time-poor people. Your kind of people! Here are some incredible book club audiobooks, complete with our popular curated discussion points, to get you started.
Book club notes
Here are some questions to get your discussion started about The Book of Wondrous Possibilities!
An absorbing story to discuss with your book club.
Explore friendship, faith, family and identity with this compelling debut, perfect for book clubs.
There’s so much to talk about in this big-hearted story starring sisters and storytellers Peijing and Biju, a lost family finding their way, a Little World made of paper, a Jade Rabbit, and the ever-changing but constant moon . . .
Discuss the biggest YA thriller of 2022 with your reading group.
A delightful, Australian-bush style romantic comedy that will keep your book club enthralled with hilarity and delight.
Everyone In My Family Has Killed Someone is a fiendishly clever mystery that will keep your book club guessing and introduces a family of characters brilliant for discussion.
An unputdownable Australian novel to read with your book club.
Public radio co-hosts navigate mixed signals in Rachel Lynn Solomon's sparkling romantic comedy debut.
A standout book club novel. Unputdownable and thought-provoking.
A compelling and inventive novel in five parts to share with your book club.
Much loved author Fiona McIntosh is back with an historical adventure to enjoy with your book club.
Two friends. Ten summer trips. Their last chance to fall in love.
A fun rock 'n' roll story that's perfect for book club.
Take your book club on an enthralling journey over oceans and continents.
A glitteringly dark and unsettling debut that's perfect for book club.
Let Judy Nunn take you on a scintillating journey through the golden age of Australian show business.
An uplifting Australian drama from rural midwife and bestselling author Fiona McArthur.
Get your very own book club off the ground with these tips from The Wattle Island Book Club author.
A story filled with courage, passion and hope to share with your reading group.
An exciting new thriller from the author of The Girl on the Train to discuss with your book club.
A magnificent literary pick for book club.
A desert highway. A remote town. A murder that won’t stay hidden.
A timely and uplifting story about the importance of community and connection from much-loved author Barbara Hannay.