AUSTRALIAN COLLECTION BOOK CLUB: ‘TO BECOME A WHALE’ (2017)
3.00PM Sat 23 Sep 2017
QAG | Members lounge | Ticketed
The debut novel of Brisbane writer Ben Hobson, To Become a Whale tells the story of Sam, a young boy who loses his mother and subsequently moves with his father to a whaling station at Tangalooma. In this hyper-masculine and brutal environment, Sam struggles with the cruelty that surrounds him as he transitions into manhood.