Genre Guides, Book Lists & Read Alikes

Sometimes choosing what book to read next can be difficult. Or maybe you have a favourite author that you love and would like to discover someone who writes similar.

We’ve put together a selection of recommended reading, books lists and genre guides to assist you in discovering your next GREAT READ!

Browse online, click on the book cover to place a hold. Or download a copy.



Stories with themes of kindness, compassion, optimism and community at their core.

Genre Guide – Up-Lit – 2019


We have put together lists of popular author lists, and series guides for you to enjoy exploring!

Australian Authors


We have selected some of our favourites for you to enjoy!

Recommended Reading – 2019 Favourites

Recommended Reading – Top Picks -2019

Recomended Reading – Historical Fiction – 2019

Recommended Reading – Killer Australian Crime 1 – 2019

Recommended Reading – Killer Australian Crime 2 – 2019

Recommended Reading – Historical Fiction 2 – 2019

Recommended Reading – Australian Fiction – 2019

Recommended Reading – True Crime – 2019