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For lovers of good books and creative expression


Welcome to the Sherborne Literary Society website. We hope you enjoy your visit. You can now access all Society  and Event information in one place, as well as purchase/renew your Membership and read the latest Book Reviews.

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Our Next Event:

Henry Hemming

Four Shots in the Night

The Sherborne, Newlands

24 July 2024

6.30pm for 7pm

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The Latest News:

The Sherborne Travel Writing Festival

The Sherborne Travel Writing Festival was a huge success this year. Next year's festival dates are 11-13 April 2025.

Sherborne Literary Society exists to:

Raise the profile of reading

Provide a forum for the local area's aspiring writers and give access to established ones.

Raise the profile of writing

Create an interest in books among young audiences and continue to inspire older ones.

Meet and share new ideas

Bring together national and local authors to discuss their writing and share inspiration.

Encourage creative expression

Demonstrate the fun and creativity associated with the written word in all forms.

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