Classics Book Club

City of Melbourne Libraries

Event Date: 
20 July 2022
Author / Presenters: 
City of Melbourne Libraries
A book club for people who want to read or re-read the classics, from traditional to modern to cult.

​Each month we read a classic book and then get together to chat about it.

Email with ‘Classics Book Club’ in the subject line to join the club.

Wednesday 20 July, 6pm to 7pm

Note: This book club will be meeting online for the foreseeable future.


Reading list:

Wednesday 19 January: Moby Dick by Herman Melville

Wednesday 16 February: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep by Philip K. Dick

Wednesday 16 March: Monkey Grip by Helen Garner

Wednesday 20 April: The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

Wednesday 18 May: A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

Wednesday 15 June: The Turn of the Screw by Henry James

Wednesday 20 July: The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

Wednesday 17 August: Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

Wednesday  21 September: Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

Wednesday 19 October: The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

Wednesday 16 November: Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky