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Virtual Book Group

Kingston Libraries Virtual Book Group is a brand new program delivered online!

The purpose of this book group is to provide book lovers with a space to discuss a diverse range of books at a time and place convenient to them. Each month we will announce a new book, and all you need to do is read the book and join the discussion!

To join Kingston Libraries Virtual Book Group:

  • Click on the below button to Visit Kingston Libraries Virtual Book Group on Facebook;
  • Click on the Join Group button.

Once you have requested to join the group, a library staff member will soon review and approve your request.

Please note: If you have not already, you will be required to sign into Facebook.

August Book

The Wreck
by Meg Keneally

Blurb: Rebel. Radical. Stowaway. Survivor

All Sarah ever wanted was a better life ... From the bestselling author of Fled comes a moving tale of revolution, treachery and courage.

In 1820 Sarah McCaffrey, fleeing arrest for her part in a failed rebellion, thinks she has escaped when she finds herself aboard the Serpent, bound from London to the colony of New South Wales. But when the mercurial captain's actions drive the ship into a cliff, Sarah is the only survivor.

Adopting a false identity, she becomes the right-hand woman of Molly Thistle, who has grown her late husband's business interests into a sprawling real estate and trade empire. As time passes, Sarah begins to believe she might have found a home - until her past follows her across the seas...

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General Information and Conditions of Participation

This book group is moderated by Kingston Libraries staff. Rules for being a member are simple:

  • Please keep the tone of the conversation respectful at all times and the language family-friendly;
  • Kingston Libraries reserve the right to bar anyone who doesn't adhere to these guidelines.

All books will be downloadable from our BorrowBox eBook and eAudiobook collections. A new title will be posted at the beginning of each month and you will be able to borrow the book for 21 days.


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