Find book groups and writing groups

We host book groups and writing groups across Brighton & Hove. Find out how to join an existing group or start your own.

About book groups

There are book groups at both Jubilee and Hove libraries, and some at our other libraries.

You'll need to pay a fee of £5 per year to join a book group.

To find out more about our book groups, or if you'd like to join, send an email to or phone 01273 290 800.

How to start your own book group

We can help you set up your own book group. The cost of setting up a reading group is £5 a year per person.

We may be able to help you:

•    set up the book group
•    choose the books
•    supply sets of books for your group to read

About writing groups

Several of our libraries host writing groups. You can find out more about our writing groups on our libraries events page. You can also phone us on 01273 290 800 for information about how to join.