Readings St Kilda

112 Acland St, St Kilda, Victoria, 3182— Manager: Sharon Peterson, 03 9525 3852,

Having traded on Acland Street for close to 20 years, previously as the independent Cosmos, our St Kilda store is one of the community’s longest-running businesses. Our selection includes a wide range of books by Australian and international authors, encompassing literature, history, art and design, travel, cookery, children’s books and more. A diverse range of popular DVDs and CDs are stocked, with new release vinyl records a specialty.

Music gigs at Readings St Kilda

Readings St Kilda has been steadily gaining a reputation as a popular venue for live performances by local musicians. These low-key and intimate bookshop gigs usually take place on a weekend and are free to attend.

If you’re a local musician and interested in finding out more, please contact Gerard Elson on 03 9525 3852 or by email.

Readings St Kilda Book Clubs

Readings St Kilda hosts two book club which bring together committed readers for vibrant and thoughtful discussions: the Queer Literature Book Club and the Contemporary Fiction Book Club.

The Queer Book Club meets monthly to talk about fiction and selected non-fiction books from the queer canon.

The Contemporary Fiction Book Club meets monthly to discuss new and recent fiction and modern classics.

Membership is on a paid yearly basis, and sessions for both book clubs commence in February. For more information about either Book Club in 2018, please contact Sharon Peterson on 03 9525 3852 or by email.