Helen Garner’s Recommended Reads

Helen Garner shares her recommended reads with us in preparation for her appearance at Carlton for National Bookshop Day.


To celebrate National Bookshop Day - this Saturday the 11th of August - Helen Garner will be reading from her favourite books. Helen is an extraordinary writer: sharp, original, and bristling with intelligence. She has previously received a Walkley Award for journalism in 1993, and won the Melbourne Prize for Literature in 2006.

Helen’s recommended reading list includes:

National Bookshop Day is this Saturday, the 11th of August. Visit your local Readings where we will be celebrating all things local and literary. Drop by Readings Carlton at 3pm to hear Helen Garner, Andrea Goldsmith and Catherine Deveny reading from their favourite books.


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