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Ben’s Book Club

A monthly online event hosted by best-selling author Ben Hobson

Sunshine Coast Libraries are excited to participate in Ben’s Book Club, a monthly online event hosted by Ben Hobson best-selling author of Snake Island.

Join Ben Hobson in conversation with author Bruce Nash to discuss his moving and charming novel All the Words We Know.

During this digital book club, guests will have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with the authors, and enjoy a well-rounded bookish discussion.

Date and time Registration
Tuesday 23 April,
6.30-7.30pm (AEST)
Ben’s Book Club featuring Bruce Nash
A Zoom link will be sent via email upon registering

About the book

A wickedly funny and genuinely moving novel about memory, language and love, perfect for fans of Richard Osman and The One-Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Jumped Out the Window.

About the author   

Bruce Nash was awarded a 2022 Varuna Residential Fellowship for an earlier draft of this manuscript. He has been shortlisted for several writing awards and his short fiction has appeared in Meanjin, Australian Short Stories and anthologies. Bruce is a retired teacher and now lives on the southern New South Wales coast.

Ben Hobson

Ben Hobson is a teacher, and an author, based in Brisbane. To Become a Whale, his debut novel, was released in 2017. It was longlisted for the ABIA Debut Fiction award and shortlisted for the Courier-Mail's People's Choice Award. His second novel, Snake Island, a literary thriller, was released in 2019. The Death of John Lacey, released in February 2023, is his third novel.


Ben Hobson

Ben Hobson