Ben’s Book Club

Libby presents Ben’s Book Club

Ben’s Book Club is a new online book club, hosted by bestselling Australian author Ben Hobson and powered by Libby.

Members of Shellharbour City Libraries can now read the selected title in Libby, before joining Ben Hobson online each month to meet the author discuss the book.

Borrow the eBook or audiobook on Libby and join the discussion.

No holds, no waitlists, available now for simultaneous reading and listening.


This month’s Book Club read is…Loveland!

Join best-selling author Ben Hobson in conversation with author Robert Lukins to discuss his latest novel ‘Loveland’. This event will be hosted on Zoom, the link will be sent to all attendees on the day of the event. Robert's critically acclaimed debut novel, The Everlasting Sunday, was shortlisted for a number of awards including NSW Premier's Literary Awards in two categories. His work has appeared in Crikey, Overland, The Big Issue, Rolling Stone, Broadsheet, Time Off, Inpress, and other odd places.

During this digital book club, guests will have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with the authors, and enjoy a well-rounded bookish discussion. 

Ben’s Book Club is a free monthly digital book club hosted by author Ben Hobson - brought to you by OverDrive. We welcome guests to join us the fourth Tuesday of each month to engage and interact with authors from all genres.

Zoom Author talk event

Tuesday | 28 June 2022 | 7:00pm – ‘Loveland’ by Robert Lukins

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Upcoming Ben’s Book Club talk

Book: The White Girl by Tony Birch

Zoom Link: TBC


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