Whether he’s sports mad or king in the kitchen, your dad doesn’t have to be an avid reader to love these Father’s Day picks.


  1. ‘Roughy’ by Jarryd Roughead, $45, www.penguin.com.au 
  2. ‘Paul Kelly: The Man, The Music and The Life In-Between’ by Stuart Coupe, $25.95, www.booktopia.com.au 
  3. ‘The End of October’ by Lawrence Wright, $33.93, www.kogan.com 
  4. ‘Tea and Scotch with Bradman’ by Roland Perry, $9, www.kmart.com.au 
  5. ‘Ottolenghi FLAVOUR’ by Yotam Ottolenghi, $55, www.penguin.com.au 
  6. ‘Electric Blue’ by Paul F. Verhoeven, $34.99, www.dymocks.com.au 
  7. ‘Either Side of Midnight’ by Benjamin Stevenson, $26.25, www.amazon.com.au 
  8. ‘When America Stopped Being Great’ by Nick Bryant, $34.99, www.penguin.com.au 
  9. ‘Icons of Footy’ by Kevin Sheedy, $19, www.kmart.com.au 


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