St Kilda Bookclub Non-Required Reading

The Road

The Road

Cormac McCarthy

A father and his young son walk alone through burned America, heading slowly for the coast. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. They have nothing but a pistol to defend themselves against the men who...

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The Apartment

The Apartment

Greg Baxter

A man walks across an old European capital. Heavy snow falls. He has come here from far away, hoping to forget. Instead, he remembers: home, war, lost friends. Complicity. In the company of a new friend and alive to the new...

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 Read reviewThe Slap

The Slap

Christos Tsiolkas

A novel about the relationships between children and adults, and the new Australian multicultural middle-class. From the controversial cult author of 'Loaded' and 'Dead Europe'.

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 Read reviewFreedom

Freedom

Jonathan Franzen

This is the story of the Berglunds, their son Joey, their daughter Jessica and their friend Richard Katz. It is about how we use and abuse our freedom; about the beginning and ending of love; teenage lust; the unexpectedness of...

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1Q84: Books 1, 2 and 3

1Q84: Books 1, 2 and 3

Haruki Murakami

A mesmerising, epic, utterly involving masterpiece from Haruki Murakami.

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Wake In Fright

Wake In Fright

Kenneth Cook, Peter Temple

Wake in Fright is the original and greatest outback horror story. Bundanyabba and its citizens will forever haunt its readers.

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Lady Chatterley's Lover

Lady Chatterley’s Lover

D. H. Lawrence

Clifford Chatterley returns from the First World War as an invalid. Constance nurses him and tries to be the dutiful wife. However, childless and listless she feels oppressed by their marriage and their isolated life. Partly...

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House of Cards: Season 1 (DVD)

House of Cards: Season 1 (DVD)

Kevin Spacey

House Of Cards is a wickedly suspenseful one-hour drama series that slithers behind the curtain of power, sex, ambition, love, greed and corruption in modern Washington D.C.

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