Britt Munro

Britt Munro works as a bookseller at Readings Carlton.


The Yark by Bertrand Santini & Laurent Gapaillard

With his coiled fangs and matted, dripping coat he trundles into children’s bedrooms whilst they are quietly sleeping and gobbles them, raw! But watch out, for the Yark cannot eat naughty children (t…

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Baby Lost by Hannah Robert

During her second night in the ICU, after an accident that ended the life of her unborn baby, law lecturer Hannah Robert writes in her journal: ‘I dreamt that the sun was rising as the pieces of a sh…

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My summer reading list

by Britt Munro

Carlton bookseller Britt Munro shares what’s on her summer reading list – poetry, philosophy, fiction and more. South and West by Joan Didion

I’ve recently started this book – a collection of notes taken by Didion on her trip through the American South in the summer of 1970. Her ability to conjure a wrenching picture through small, seemingly casual detail is as acute as ever, and her knowle…

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