Le Book Club

Our book club meets the first Friday of each month between 6.00pm and 7.45pm at Alliance Francaise de Brisbane.

The group size varies from 8 to 15. Normally, 100 pages or so are assigned for each session, depending on the difficulty of the book. We freely discuss our impressions in a very friendly and informal atmosphere...tout en français!

Our authors are chosen from contemporary French writers.

New members are welcome.

Next meeting: 02 June 2017 - RSVP essential

     We will discuss the first 122 pages of:
Réparer les vivants
by Maylis de Kerangal

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Here's what we read :

Dans les forêts de Sibérie
by Sylvain Tesson

Tout bouge autour de moi
by Dany Laferrière
February 2017

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Kessel, le nomade éternel
by Olivier Weber
Dec 2016

L'énigme des blancs manteaux 
by Jean François Parot

Oct-Nov 2016

by Laurent Gaudé
Jul-Aug 2016

Au Pays du p'tit

June 2016

Utê Mûrûnû, petite fleur de cocotier
April-May 2016

Chroniques de l'Asphalte
by Samuel Benchetrit
Feb-March 2016

Histoire d'une femme libre
by Françoise Giroud
Sept-October 2015

Sept histoires qui reviennent de loin
by Jean-Claude Rufin
July, August 2015

Le feu 
by Henri Barbusse
May, June, July 2015

La Maladie de Sachs
by Martin Winckler
February, March, April 2015

For more information, contact Claire:
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> Phone: (07) 3844 4460

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