Read All About Melbourne

Read All About Melbourne

Read All About MelbourneDid you know that Melbourne is a UNESCO City of Literature?

Treat yourself to some great Melbourne stories - fact and fiction - by taking a look at the Melbourne Library Service Melbourne booklist.

Lose yourself in tales of our great city, from Indigenous history to culinary biographies.

Melbourne's marvellous history

Aboriginal Melbourne: The Lost Land of the Kulin People
Gary Presland

Bearbrass: Imagining Early Melbourne
Robyn Annear

Beyond The Fašade: Flinders Street, More Than Just a Railway Station
Jenny Davies

Civilising the City: A History of Melbourne's Public Gardens
Georgina Whitehead

Essential But Unplanned: The Story of Melbourne's Lanes
Weston Bate

Flavours of Melbourne: A Culinary Biography
Charmaine O'Brien

Literary Melbourne: A Celebration of Writing and Ideas
Steve Grimwade

Making Modern Melbourne
Jenny Lee

The Melbourne Dreaming: A Guide to the Aboriginal Places of Melbourne
Meyer Eidelson

The People's Ground: The MCG
Keith Dunstan

The Place for a Village: How Nature has Shaped the City of Melbourne
Gary Presland

Victorian Icon: The Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne
David Dunstan

When We Think About Melbourne
Jenny Sinclair

Melbourne Stories

The Art of the Engine Driver
Steven Carroll

Bad Debts | First in the Jack Irish series
Peter Temple

Cocaine Blues | First in the Phryne Fisher series
Kerry Greenwood

The Getting of Wisdom
Henry Handel Richardson

Monkey Grip
Helen Garner

My Brother Jack
George Johnston

The Mystery of a Hansom Cab
Fergus Hume

Power Without Glory
Frank Hardy

Scraps of Heaven
Arnold Zable

The Slap
Christos Tsiolkas

Stiff | First in the Murray Whelan series
Shane Maloney

Three Dollars
Elliot Perlman

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