Friday Online Book Club | 31 July

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Start: Friday, 31 Jul 2020 at 10:00AM
Finish: Friday, 31 Jul 2020 at 12:00PM

Cost: Free. Booking Required

Where: Online
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It's an online book club and you're invited! Download the audiobook from RB Digital with your library membership then book online to receive your invitation to a Zoom meeting where we will discuss the book.

Fatherhood / William McInnes

'Whenever we drove past a cemetery, Dad would say, 'Did you know this is the dead centre of town?' William McInnes, one of Australia's best-known storytellers and actors, has turned to a subject that is close to his heart. Fatherhood is about family, about memories of his father and the memories he's creating as a dad himself, with his own son and daughter. Warm, witty and nostalgic, these tales are just like a friendly chat over the back fence, or the banter of a backyard BBQ. They will stir your own memories: of hot summer days and cooling off under the sprinkler while Dad works in the garden with the radio tuned to the sports results; that time Dad tried to teach you to drive - and then got out of the car and kissed the ground; or taking your own kids on a family road trip. Fatherhood is full of memories: the happy, the hilarious, the sad, bad, and the unexpectedly poignant moments. You will laugh, you may even cry - but you will recognise yourself and those you love somewhere in these pages.

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How to Participate

Borrow and download the audiobook from RB Digital with your library membership. Of course, you're welcome to source your own copy in another format if you prefer.

We'll meet online using Zoom. Numbers are limited so that all participants have a chance to share their thoughts.

Book your place and we’ll send you a Zoom link to join the meeting. Join the meeting from 10am for a 10.30am start. (Watch a video tutorial on how to join a Zoom meeting)

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