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Hours

Monday: 9am-8pm
Tuesday: 9am-8pm
Wednesday: 9am-8pm
Thursday: 9am-8pm
Friday: 9am-8pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 10am-4pm
Closed on public holidays

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Phone
02 9391 7100

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Email
library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Address

Woollahra Library
Level 1, 451 New South Head Road
Double Bay NSW 2028

Hours

Monday: 9:30am-6pm
Tuesday: 9:30am-6pm
Wednesday: 12pm-8pm
Thursday: 9:30am-6pm
Friday: 9:30am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: Closed
Closed on public holidays

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Phone
02 9391 7988

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library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Address

Paddington Library
Paddington Town Hall
247 Oxford Street,
Paddington NSW 2021

Hours

Monday: 2pm-5pm
Tuesday: 9:30am-5pm
Wednesday: 12pm-7pm
Thursday: 9:30am-5pm
Friday: 2pm-5pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Closed on public holidays

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Phone
02 9391 7999

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library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Address

Watsons Bay Library
The Tea Gardens
8 Marine Parade
Watsons Bay NSW 2030

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The Hughenden Book Club meets on the second Friday of the month at 11am at the Hughenden Hotel, 14 Queen Street, Woollahra. Members often stay for lunch at midday, following the meeting.

If you are interested in joining please contact Woollahra Libraries at libraryspaces@woollahra.nsw.gov.au, or by phone 9391 7931.

Books to be discussed in 2019

MonthAuthorTitle
FebruaryKamila ShamsieHome Fire
MarchCaroline BaumOnly
AprilAmor TowlesA Gentleman in Moscow
MayJohn SteinbeckEast of Eden
JuneKent HarufOur Souls at Night
JulyJohn le CarréThe Spy Who Came In From the Cold
AugustHeather MorrisThe Tattooist of Auschwitz
SeptemberElizabeth KostovaThe Historian
OctoberAnna BurnsMilkman
NovemberMin Jin LeePachinko
DecemberCarlos Ruiz ZafónThe Shadow of the Wind

Books discussed in 2018

MonthAuthorTitle
January Anne Enright The Green Road
February Jhumpa Lahiri The Namesake
March Shirley Barrett Rush Oh!
April David Mitchell The Thousand Autumns of Jacob De Zoet
May Graham Greene Honorary Consul
June Sunjeev Sahota The Year of the Runaways
July Ali Smith How To Be Both
August Shashi Tharoor Inglorious Empire
September Eve Harris The Marrying of Chani Kaufman
October Hisham Matar The Return
November Jock Serong The Rules of Backyard Cricket
December Ahdaf Soueif The Map of Love

Books discussed in 2017

AuthorTitle
Lauren Groff Fates and Furies
Elizabeth Strout Olive Kitteridge
Alain de Botton The Course of Love
Lissa Evans Crooked Heart
Lisa See Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
Sarah Hall Wolf Border
Michelle de Kretser Questions of Travel
Jessie Burton The Miniaturist
Helen MacDonald H is for Hawk
Zia Haider Rahman In the Light of What We Know
Adhef Soueif The Map of Love
Daniel Mason The Piano Turner

Books discussed in 2016

AuthorTitle
Liane Moriarty Big Little Lies
Geraldine Brooks Year of Wonders
Adam Johnson The Orphan Master's Son
Emily St John Mandel Station Eleven
Ian McEwan The Children Act
Richard Flanagan The Narrow Road to the Deep North
Connie Willis Passage
Karen Joy Fowler We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
Vikram Seth An Equal Music
Jussi Adler-Olsen The Keeper of Lost Causes
Evie Wyld All the Birds, Singing
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Americanah

Books discussed in 2015

AuthorTitle
Louise Erdrich The Round House
A M Homes This Book Will Save Your Life
M L Stedman The Light Between Oceans
Mary Doria Russell The Sparrow
Drusilla Modjeska Stravinsky's Lunch
Alex Miller Autumn Laing
Lloyd Jones Mister Pip
Siri Hustvedt The Blazing World
Hilary Mantel Wolf Hall