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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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We exist 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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See what we've been reading lately



Our Current Programme of Events


Our programme can be seen by clicking the blue button below.

We are developing an exciting programme of events for 2023. More News Soon.



24th January 2023

Annual General Meeting (AGM) 


Event Launch!

(More details soon)

Our 2023 Programme of Events will be published soon.