Reading great literature helps us understand history, society and the human condition. But more than that, it helps us understand ourselves.

Better Read Than Dead (BRTD) is an exciting new book club launched by Generation Liberty to provide young Australians the opportunity to read and discuss the BEST LITERATURE to be ever written. Join us as we spend 2021 examining what books and their authors can teach us about life, hope, vanity, grief, loss and love!


The Books

A CHRISTMAS CAROL – HEART OF DARKNESS – THE MOON IS A HARSH MISTRESS – THE METAMORPHOSIS – PRIDE AND PREJUDICE – THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY – THE STRANGER – THE FOUNDATION PIT –   JANE EYRE – NOTES FROM THE UNDERGROUND – HOMAGE TO CATALONIA – FRANKENSTEIN


The Authors

DICKENS – CONRAD – HEINLEIN – KAFKA – AUSTEN – WILDE – CAMUS – PLATONOV – BRONTE – DOSTOYEVSKY – ORWELL – SHELLEY


How will BRTD work?

Each month BRTD members will read and discuss a book from the list of twelve. You will have the opportunity to engage and interact with other members and book lovers in discussions about the books, plots, characters, and stories through Facebook and Instagram and online and face-to-face events. There will also be Better Read Than Dead podcast episode released with each book that will feature an in-depth conversation between Generation Liberty Coordinators and a special VIP guest.


What do I get?

Becoming a BRTD member for you will receive THREE FREE books delivered to you at your doorstep. 

You will get exclusive early access to the Better Read Than Dead podcast series.

There will also be opportunities for you to attend special BRTD events around Australia to meet and interact with other book lovers like you


What does it cost?

For Generation Liberty members you can join BRTD for FREE

For non-Generation Liberty members, you can join up for ONLY $10


How do I get involved?

Want to read great literature? Enjoy great discussions? Want to meet interesting people?


Podcast!

Click here to watch the first episode of the Better Read Than Dead podcast.