Programs for readers


Author encounter: Jelena Dokic

Meet Australian tennis great Jelena Dokic as she talks about her new autobiography, Unbreakable, written with Jessica Halloran. From war-torn Yugoslavia to Sydney to Wimbledon, she narrates her hellish ascent to becoming one of the best tennis players in the women’s game, and her heart-breaking fall from the top. Copies of Unbreakable will be available to buy for signing by the author.

Upper Coomera Library: 29 November, Noon to 1pm. Book online now.

If you're keen to get the most from your reading, we have a wide range of programs, events and online services to help you find your next great read or connect with other local readers.

Looking for your next read?

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Also, check out our reading websites. Have a look at our online resources available that can help you find new reads similar to those you already enjoy reading, including Novelist Plus and "Who Else Writes Like...?"

Want to connect with other readers?

Come along to a book club

Open book clubs are run across our libraries where you can share your thoughts and ideas on books in a friendly and social environment. There’s no need to book; just turn up, listen and chat.

Drop into our online book club

Can't make it to the library? Why not check out Book coasters - our online book club. It’s a space for customers and library staff to share reviews, links, tips, tricks, how-to guides and information on books we love (and books we don't). It's all about discussion so we'd love to hear from you!

Set up your own book club

Want to connect with other local readers and form your own book club? We have lots of tips on creating your own book club.

If you're struggling to find other like-minded readers in your area, register for Readers’ Rendezvous service.

When you've started your book club, you can access our range of book club kits available for loan, each containing 10 copies of a title for the exclusive use of your book club.

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